Training at LOROS

At LOROS we offer a wide range of training in end of life care and leadership courses. We also offer bespoke training that can be delivered in your place of work to meet your requirements.

TRAINING AT LOROS

The training we provide

Our training courses include:

  • Advanced communications
  • Level 1 communication skills
  • Priorities for care of the dying person
  • DNA/CPR
  • Symptom management Dementia care at end of life Syringe driver training Verification of expected death MND QCF level 2 and 3
  • Symptom management
  • Dementia care at end of life
  • Syringe driver training
  • Verification of expected death
  • MND
  • QCF level 2 and 3

Unless stated please book online; if online booking is not an option please contact one of the education team via email LPDC@loros.co.uk or telephone (0116) 231 8455

“Couldn’t be improved, it was the best end of life care session I've attended" – Delegate, Symptom Management at the End of Life

Delegate - Symptom Management at the End of Life

My understanding of the different ways people deal with grief / bereavement has grown enormously, as well as having gained better insight into how my attitude or words can influence a customers behaviour – Delegate - Having Conversations about Death and Dying

Delegate - Having Conversations about Death and Dying

Our current courses

Study Day

25th August

Enhanced Communication Skills

A one-day course including: didactic, group work and small group interactive sessions delivered within a safe environment with the use of ‘Real Talk’

‘RealTalk’ is a novel approach to training aimed at enhancing healthcare communication. It is based upon real-life video and audio recordings of UK hospice care and bereavement support groups, and learning points based on communication science research using the Conversation Analysis method.

Accredited Programme

12th September

European Certificate in Essential Palliative Care

A multi professional programme designed to meet the needs of healthcare professionals with an interest in palliative and end of life care. It’s an opportunity to learn about the principles of palliative care, to help support people receiving a palliative care approach to have a better death regardless of setting.

Staff working in hospices in the UK can apply to the Wolfson Foundation (via Hospice UK) to cover part of the cost of this programme. See Hospice UK for more details.

Short Course

22nd September

Six Steps to Success in End of Life Care Programme

LOROS hospice is to provide an exciting opportunity for up to 10 residential/nursing homes across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland to be part of a six-month programme offering fully funded end of life care training to care home staff.

The next cohort commences in September 2022; Dates are 22nd September, 13th October, 10th November, 1st December 12th January 2023, 9th February. All workshops to be attended face to face at Loros

Lecture

27th September

Virtual

East Midlands Palliative Care Research & Audit Annual (Virtual) Meeting

This virtual annual event is to showcase and discuss research and audit in palliative care being carried out in the East Midlands.

Study Day

24th October

Enhanced Communication Skills

A one-day course including: didactic, group work and small group interactive sessions delivered within a safe environment with the use of ‘Real Talk’

‘RealTalk’ is a novel approach to training aimed at enhancing healthcare communication. It is based upon real-life video and audio recordings of UK hospice care and bereavement support groups, and learning points based on communication science research using the Conversation Analysis method.

Short Course

16th November

2 Day Advanced Communication Skills Training

This 2 day interactive advanced communication skills course is for senior health care nurses and allied health care professionals.

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RESEARCH AT LOROS

Did you know: we conduct research with patients, carers, universities and NHS organisations

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