CAPCE Winter 2023

Comprehensive Advanced Palliative Care Education (CAPCE) - Online Fall 2023

Please note:  In-person CBL classroom sessions will pivot to online CBL classroom sessions, if recommended by Public Health.  See current course IPAQ Requirements

Eligibility Criteria/Pre-requisites:

CAPCE is designed for NPs, RNs, and RPNs with passion and expertise in palliative care - see  Eligibility Criteria  and Pre-requisites:


Course Overview

This 8-week online course builds upon the Fundamentals of HPC Program, and focuses on the PSW’s scope of practice relating to the foundational concepts of HPC. 

Participants will learn/develop skills and strategies for:

  • enhancing communication with the person, family, and team members
  • effective team functioning and self-care
  • relieving common end-of-life symptoms.

Course Details

Course Structure

  • Self-Directed Learning Activities  All course work / materials are provided online using the Brightspace Learning Environment; thus, learners are required to use a computer, tablet or smart phone to participate.
  • Three Virtual Classroom Sessions scheduled three weeks apart allow time for online, self-directed reading/activities and applying learning to daily practice. Learners attend the three classroom sessions online - via a link that will be provided. 

Please note:  This course requires learners to interact with their peers and facilitators during these virtual classroom sessions.

For more detail, please review:


$40.00 Course fees are non-refundable

We are able to offer affordable, quality, and high-value palliative care courses for health care providers, in Waterloo Wellington, due to government subsidies received by our program.

Course Availability

Between the course Start Date and the first Classroom Session (CS), participants are expected to log into the learning platform to complete Self-Directed Learning Activities. 

Fall 2023 Online

Start Date: Date

  • Classroom Session 1: Date - TIme - Occurs During Week 2
  • Classroom Session 2: Date - TIme -  Occurs During Week 5
  • Classroom Session 3: Date - TIme -  Occurs During Week 8

Interested in other HPC Education?  Click here

Contact for more information.

Date & Time: Feb 16, 2023 09:00 AM to
Jun 01, 2023 12:00 PM
[America/Toronto UTC -5]

Location: Hospice of Waterloo Region
Education Room
100 Solstice Way
Waterloo Ontario
Registration Closes: Feb 08, 2023 10:00 AM

Event Coordinator:

Denise Eppel
 Registration Fees
Participant Price
CAPCE Winter 2023  

Registration is now closed.


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