Initial Bereavement Training

For:  Anyone interested in offering support to bereaved adults and children in their community, or place of work.  You need to be sponsored by a professional group or individual. (We do not accept anyone who has had a close bereavement within the last two years.)  Aim: To introduce and develop basic skills of bereavement care.

Learning Objectives:

  • To develop an understanding of the grieving process;
  • To develop the skills of empathetic listening and responding;
  • To recognise how grief affects relationships with family and friends;
  • To identify one’s own experience of loss;
  • To acquire ideas for setting boundaries and managing difficult questions.

Our next Initial Bereavement Training Course:

VENUE:       St  Luke’s Hospice, Kenton Grange, Kenton Road, Kenton HA3 0YG

DATE:         Wednesday 27th April AND Wednesday 4th May 2022

TIME:          Arrive: 9.45-9.55am   Course: 10.00am – 3.30pm

For more details and to download an Application Form, please click here.

We tend to run these every couple of months so we can meet everyone’s availability.