• Education & Training

Education & Training

Our in-house education and training is a central part of our mission to promote the highest quality palliative care across Lanarkshire and further afield.

In partnership with Glasgow Caledonian University, our Education Centre has developed a range of accredited training courses, taught by experts in palliative care which are designed to improve end of life care within all settings.

For more information on our multidisciplinary training, university-validated courses, short course programmes and First Aid training, please follow the links below:

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St Andrew’s Hospice is also a Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland Registered Centre and offers the following courses as required:

  • Elementary Food Hygiene
  • Elementary Food and Health

First Aid Training
(Accredited by SQA)

3 days: First Aid at Work – £210

2 days: First Aid at Work Re-certification – £140

1 day: Emergency First Aid at Work – £70

3 hours: Annual Skills Update – £40

Dates can be arranged to suit for group training.

Contact Christine Reaoch on 01236 772017 for further information.

Contact education
Please get in touch with us if you have any education enquiries.

Funding for education
If you’re interested in taking any of our courses but require support to do so, help might be available. There are a number of organisations in the UK that offer financial and other supports to healthcare students. To find out what assistance you might be eligible for, please visit: