Aged Care & Carer Education (Care Assistant Course details)

Palliative Education for Care Assistants Course (click here for the complete flier)
Gain knowledge of the basics of palliative care

No charge for these Education Sessions for Care assistants who have an interest in palliative care, on completion of this course the attendees will receive a certificate of attendance.

This education provides the critical principle, practical knowledge and foundational skills of palliative care to care assistants and home based support workers - but anyone can attend who has not had Palliative care experience and would like to feel they have knowledge in their role.  It is provided as a "stepping stone" to the more comprehensive Fundamentals of Palliative Care. 

For further information, please contact Paula King -

Register here 2022

1300 - 1500 hours (1 - 3pm) Thursday August 11th, 18th, 25th and Wednesday August 31st

Hosted @ Hospice Taranaki, Te Rangimarie, 5 David St, Westown, New Plymouth


Fundamentals of Palliative Care (click here for the complete brochure)
Palliative care concepts and culture of care

If for any reason you are unable to attend the Palliative care for care assistants course face to face, Hospice NZ now runs the Fundamentals for palliative care online, below is a link to register for this course, on completion of these modules you will be required to come back to Hospice Taranaki for a series of 3 workshops which will be held onsite face to face in October 12th, 19th, 26th 1300 - 1600 (1-4pm)  Register here for October face to face workshops


Requests for Education either at Te Rangimarie or offsite are invited - email Paula.

Hospice Taranaki

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