Short Courses and Workshops

Short courses and workshops provide opportunities for ongoing professional development. The learning outcomes for the activity should build or extend the graduate or specialist capabilities depending on your learning needs.

Short courses related to palliative care are detailed below. Please contact the relevant institution for further information on these palliative care short courses.

If you are running a short course that you would like added to this list, please contact us at

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Bereavement Counselling Practice Internship
Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement
(03) 9265 2100

Cross-cultural Care Program for Aged Care Staff
Flinders University
Register at Open Learning

Distance Education Course in Palliative Nursing
International Institute of Palliative and Supportive Studies
(08) 7221 8229

Education in Paediatric Palliative Care
Quality of Care Collaborative (QuoCCA)
(07) 3068 4699

Mind the Gap: A Professional Development Course addressing Mental Health in Palliative Care and End-of-Life Care
Listen, Acknowledge, Respond
1800 70 10 22

Palliative Care Assessment Tools Workshop: PCOC Fundamentals
Palliative Care Outcomes Collaborative: PCOC
(02) 4221 5092

The Problem of Pain & The Management of Pain
Pain Management Research Institute 
(02) 9926 5192

Palliative Care: Getting Started
Centre for Palliative Care
(03) 9416 0000


Pain Management Multidisciplinary Workshop
February 5-8 & 12-15
St Leonards, NSW

Last updated 08 December 2017