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.

Dates and time:

DATE: Thursday 2nd AND Thursday 9th December 2021
TIME: 10.00am – 3.30pm


St Luke’s Hospice, Kenton Road, Kenton, Harrow HA3 0YG


£90 – non-members

£50 – members

Students can email to discuss an appropriate price.

Download an application form here.

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