Advance Palliative Practice Skills (APPS)

Building on the Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care Program, The Advanced Palliative Practice Skills (APPS) program is an interactive, educational opportunity for Personal Support Workers (PSWs), Health Care Aides and Hospice Volunteers who are graduates of the Core Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care Program.

Duration: Approximately 9 weeks

Course Components:

  • Three, 3-hour virtual in-class Case Based Learning sessions
  • Self-directed online learning modules x 4
  • Two peer-to-peer exchanges
  • Ongoing self reflection with practical application activities

All course components are mandatory, including attendance at all virtual in class learning sessions.

Fee: $60.00

Pre-requisite: Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care

Upcoming Courses:

September 2021 – includes the following mandatory online sessions

  • September 21, 2021 (10:00 am – 1:00 pm)
  • October 19, 2021 (10:00 am – 1:00 pm)
  • November 9, 2021 (10:00 am – 1:00 pm)

For alternative method of payment and registration please visit the Online Registration Terms.  Here you will be able to complete a registration form and return with your preferred method of payment.