NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of End of Life Care



This qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to gain an understanding of end of life care. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progress to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.

Learners should be aged 19 and over. This is a home learning course based online however you must attend an induction session before you can begin your studies.

Please note whilst the course is free, there is a £50 withdrawal fee if you chose to withdraw from the course.

Your course may be free or discounted depending on your circumstances.
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By completing this course learners will work through a variety of units, focusing on:

• How to work in end of life care

• The support needed to manage pain and discomfort

• How dementia impacts on end of life care

• The role of the care worker in time of death

• The loss and grief process.

Assessment Awarding body: NCFE

This course is delivered via distance learning. You will receive your own study pack, alongside a dedicated tutor who you can contact throughout your studies. Your study packs comprise a set of high quality knowledge workbooks that are designed to help you learn independently through a range of reflective activities. You will also receive an online assessment account where you will document your evidence.


This is a home learning programme but you must attend the induction session. If you require additional support tutorials can be arranged either face to face, over the telephone or by email

You could progress onto other Distance Learning programmes such as:

• Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness

• Level 2 Certificate in Safeguarding and PREVENT

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Course Start Date(s)


Course Length

20 Weeks

Course Price

Full Fee

Discounted Fee

Full Concession

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