Skip to main content

Principles of End of Life Care Level 3

If the Status is available, select below by ticking the left hand box and then click the Proceed button.

Select Status Course Code Date Duration Time Location Costs
Call 01756 693 800 L300078D/1 - - Weeks VARIOUS Distance Learning £ 811*
Exam: £69

* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

This qualification provides learners with an understanding of the principles of end of life care and is intended for those who work in the Health and Social Care sector whose role includes caring for those who have a life-limiting illness.

You will study …

  • Understanding End of Life Care
  • Communication During End of Life Care
  • Assessment and Care Planning in End of Life Care
  • Person-Centred Approaches to End of Life Care
  • Care During the Final Hours of Life and Bereavement Care

For each unit, a set of knowledge questions are issued as the formal assessment. Your tutor will provide feedback following the completion of each. All assessments must be completed and passed in order for you to successfully achieve the qualification.


Studying a Craven College Distance learning course is a great way to gain a FREE* accredited qualification in your spare time! It’s the perfect solution for those with busy work or home lives who would like to study where and when it suits them.

After completing an induction, you will be provided with all the learning materials you need and will receive the highest level of support and guidance from your named tutor.

Further Study

  • Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care (England)
  • Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care
  • Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health
  • Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care

Part-time courses are term-time only.
See our term dates for further information.

Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £20,319 (£23,400 if you live in West Yorkshire, difference in qualifying earning amounts is due to local authority funding regulations).

Distance Learning call 01756 693 800 or email

Courses in the community call 01756 693 800 or email

All other Part-time courses call 01756 693 309 or email

Scroll Up