Course Details

Aim: A two hour course designed to enable nurses to be able to verify expected deaths of their patients within their area of work. 

Participants: Suitable for registered nurses, with manager's agreement. 

Methods: Presentation, discussion, demonstration and practical.

Learning Outcomes: 

  • To provide the learner with a clear understanding of the current UK legislation regarding verification of death by registered nurses.
  • Identify and recognise professional responsibilities relating to verification of death
  • Demonstrate the appropriate knowledge and skills to undertake this role through the specific training
  • To verify death in accordance and compliance with policy and appropriate documentation 

We will provide a certificate of attendance only. This session will not check or sign off competencies; a policy will need to be in place in your own workplace to ensure competencies are checked within the team.

Venue: Education Centre, Mountbatten Hampshire Hospice

Fee: £25

How to book

Choose which date you wish to book from the list below:

14th February 2022

16th May 2022

15th August 2022

24th November 2022

Please note that cancellations made within 24 hours of the training start date will be charged the full price. Cancellations made prior to this will incur a 1.5% processing fee.