Specific learning opportunities are available to upskill in the physical, social, cultural emotional and advance care planning needs of people with a palliative care or end-of-life care need. The following free educational opportunities are provided online:
Palliative Care Curriculum for undergraduates (PCC4U) This program promotes the inclusion of palliative care education as part of all medical, nursing, and allied health undergraduate and entry to practice training, as well as their ongoing professional development.
Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (PEPA) is part of the Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative and helps health professionals to deliver palliative care by providing training in clinical placements in specialist palliative care services and interactive workshops.
Many States and Territories also run their own education programs:
CareSearch Eduction for Health Practitioners
CareSearch short courses and workshops
Last updated 22 November 2022