Courses Loss and Bereavement





Healthcare professionals play an important role in supporting the bereaved. This course will help learners understand the issues surrounding bereavement, the different stages of loss and how to offer practical advice and coping strategies for those suffering.






Loss and Bereavement Training Course Outline

The aim of this course is to greater increase your knowledge of loss and duty of care, as well as the relevant laws and legislation.

The key points covered in this course are:


  • The stages of dying
  • Cultural awareness
  • Pathways
  • Duty of care
  • Managing the environment
  • Record keeping
  • Maintaining attitude and behaviour

Loss and Bereavement Training Course Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course, learners should know and understand the following:
  • The stages of dying
  • Dealing with change
  • Cultural awareness and adopting a non-judgmental approach
  • The pathway to a good death
  • Duty of care and maintaining privacy, dignity and respect
  • Managing the environment
  • Family and visitors and coping with loss
  • Record keeping of questions and best practice responses
  • Maintaining attitude and behaviour