Education And Training

Forest Holme Hospice, as part of University Hospitals Dorset, is one of the lead providers for palliative care education and training in the locality and offers a range of training courses throughout the year. The main aim of our education programme is to support the development of a multi-disciplinary team which is able to deliver high quality palliative care to all those who need it irrespective of diagnosis or place of care. We may also be able to provide bespoke training, depending on your needs. The following courses are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Further information on any of the courses below can be requested by contacting us on 0300 019 8044 or by email on Sharon.Barlow2@uhd.nhs.uk

Courses & Events

Advancing Skills in Palliative Care

14th & 15th January 2021
23rd & 24th June 2021
14th & 15th October 2021

A 2 day course for registered nurses working in hospitals, care homes or the community who wish to develop or refresh their skills in palliative care and improve their confidence in end of life care.

*NEW VENUE*

St Mary’s Longfleet (SML)
54 Longfleet Road, Poole BH15 2JD
9.15am-4.15pm (registration from 9.00am)
COVID-19 Social distancing guidance will apply

KEY TOPICS

• Symptom Control
• Syringe Driver Drugs
• DNACPR
• Communication skills
• Covid-19
• Advance Care Planning
• Psychological Support

REGISTER HERE

Cost of Programme: £100 (non-refundable)
Completed forms should be emailed to Sharon Barlow:
Sharon.barlow2@uhd.nhs.uk /Tel: 0300 019 8044
5 Seldown Road Poole BH15 1TS

End of Life Care Medications

3rd February 2021
7th July 2021
3rd November 2021

A half day course consolidating skills in End of Life Care Medications for nurses who have attended the 2 day course “Advancing Skills in Palliative Care”

*NEW VENUE*

St Mary’s Longfleet (SML)
54 Longfleet Road, Poole BH15 2JD
9.15am-13.15pm (registration from 9.00am)
COVID-19 Social distancing guidance will apply

REGISTER HERE

Cost of Programme: £20 (non-refundable)
Completed forms should be emailed to Sharon Barlow:
Sharon.barlow2@uhd.nhs.uk / Tel: 0300 019 8044
5 Seldown Road Poole BH15 1TS

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