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, 2-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: $40.00

Pre-requisite: Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care

Upcoming Courses:

Start Date:

January 11, 2024

Registration Deadline:

December 28, 2023


1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Required Sessions:

  • Jan. 24, 2024
  • Feb. 14, 2024
  • Mar. 6, 2024

For alternative method of payment and registration please visit the Online Registration Terms.

Event Cancellation Policy

Full event registrations are not refundable once the registration process are completed.

If you have not received your course materials or access to the education portal at least two weeks prior to your course start date or have any questions or concerns regarding your registration, please contact



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