(B) NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care (RQF)

Access Duration - 365 Days
Guided Learning Hour 141 Guided Learning Hours (141)
12 Credits 16 Credits
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The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care is designed for any individual starting out or already employed in the healthcare sector. The certification is relevant to health and social care workers who want to gain a firm understanding of the principles of end of life care, to guide and support patients and their loved ones. If you care for a family member in their end of life, you too will find this course informative and instructional as it contains a wealth of information on the end of life care journey.

The qualification will equip you with an understanding and knowledge of the principles of caring for people approaching their end of life. It may be in a care home, hospice, residential setting or in the role of a primary caregiver. You will benefit from studying this course as you can progress in your professional development to the next stage quickly and with the relevant skills.

Once you successfully complete the formalities of this qualification, you can progress to a wider area in health and social care. You can go onto further study the Level 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support Services and Level 3 Diploma in Clinical Healthcare Support.

What will I Learn?

  • Learn the role and responsibilities of a caregiver and what the tasks entail
  • Understand loss and grief at end of life care, and how this impacts the role of a caregiver
  • Learn what it takes to work in end of life care, and how to prepare the person for death
  • Learn how to meet the patient’s spiritual and emotional needs
  • Learn how to talk to grieving families who are struggling with their loved ones in end of life care

Why study at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.

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You will have 12 months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.
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Learners must be over the age of 19, and demonstrate the following;
  • Vocational or academic qualification at Level 2 or higher
  • Basic level of literacy, numeracy and ICT ability
In order to qualify for the program (Awarding Body Registration) you will need to make the payment of £69 (Inc. VAT) and submit a completed application form which will be provided to you. This form should be provided to us within a month of enrolment along with the following;
  • Proof of educational qualifications
  • You must provide an identification document such as a passport or a driving licence.
Upon submission of the documents your application will be reviewed. If you fail to meet the entry requirements of the program your application will not be accepted.

To be awarded the NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care learners are required to successfully complete 5 mandatory units.

Internally assessed and externally moderated portfolio of evidence. Each learner is required to create a portfolio of evidence which demonstrates achievement of all the learning outcomes and assessment criteria.

Additionally, £239 (Inc. VAT) is charged for your assessment and certificate. You need to pay this when you are submitting your assessments only (It is not required to pay initially when you are registering). This payment can be paid in installments when you are submitting your assessments.

  • Learn the principles of end of life care
  • Learn how to tackle a person’s emotional, spiritual and social needs at their end of life care
  • Prepare the person to face issues of death and bereavement
  • Learn the possible approaches to end of life care
  • Qualification type: Level 3 Certificate
  • Qualification title: NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care
  • Level:3
  • Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 141
  • Total Qualification Time (TQT): 160
  • Qualification number (QN): 501/0117/1
Successful learners will be awarded the NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care.

CACHE are continually investing in high quality qualifications for the care and education industry, making them the UK’s leading sector specialist. Developed by experts, CACHE qualifications help millions of learners to raise professional standards across the sector. As a result, CACHE has gained a deserved reputation for excellence and leadership.

NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals. Last year alone, over 340,000 learners from over 2,000 colleges, schools and training organisations chose NCFE as the Awarding Organisation to help them move their careers forward.

This accredited certificate will enhance your qualifications and help you in gaining employment in a wide range of job roles in the chosen industry. This certificate will also help you stay ahead of others in the industry, giving you a competitive advantage to demand for a salary increment or promotion from your employer. You can also progress to other qualifications in health and social care, or in the same subject area. Given below are a few job titles you can attain, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner.
  • Care Worker - £18,100 per annum
  • Health Care Assistant - £15,963 per annum
  • Residential Support Worker - £17,868 per annum

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Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
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Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
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Course Curriculum

Getting Started
Getting Started
Course Induction
Equity and Access Policy
Complaints Policy
Academic Appeals Policy
Awarding Body Registration
(B) NCFE CACHE : Awarding Body Registration
Qualification Specification
Qualification Specification – Principles of End of Life Care (RQF)
Understanding end of life care [Unit 01]
End of life care
End of life care Assignment
Communication during the end of life care [Unit 02]
Communication during the end of life
Communication during the end of life Assignment
☑ Submit Your Assignment
☑ Re-Submit Your Assignment
Assessment and care planning in end of life care [Unit 03]
Assessment and care planning
Assessment and care planning Assignment
Person-centered approaches to end of life care [Unit 04]
Person-centered approaches
Person-centered approaches Assignment
Care during the final hours of life and bereavement care [Unit 05]
Final hours and bereavement care
Final hours and bereavement care Assignment
Harvard Referencing Guide
Harvard Referencing Guide
☑ Submit Your Assignment
☑ Re-Submit Your Assignment

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