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Palliative Care Certificate for Social Workers

Welcome to the Palliative Care Certificate for Social Workers!
previously known as Palliative Care Course for Social Workers (Basic)
*Winner of AMEI Golden Apple Award for Programme Excellence (2019)*

This certificate course covers the principles and practice of palliative care. It aims to build professional competency and confidence by equipping participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to work with patients and families facing life-threatening illnesses. The trainers in this course range from experienced social workers to doctors and nurses from the field of palliative care. The content is presented through interactive lectures, discussions and role play activities.

This is a blended learning course where participants will be able to access mini-presentations, assessments, video clips and other resources via the Duke-NUS Learning Management System.


For more information, please contact us at or 6601 1097 (Ye Min).

The content may be subjected to change without prior notice. Course participants will be duly updated should there be any changes.

PCCSW Prof Poster 2023
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