Fundamentals Enhanced

About Enhanced

The Enhanced course is a case-based learning session, which follows the successful completion of the Fundamentals course, and focuses on Assessment and Pharmacology.

Fundamentals Enhanced is a prerequisite for the CAPCE Program. Not all learners will go on to take the CAPCE program, however this is an opportunity to learn more about the role of the CAPCE Resource Nurse.

Course Details

Who is Eligible?

Applicants must:

  • be Registered Nurses, Registered Practical Nurses and Nurse Practitioners with an interest in developing their capacity related to hospice palliative care in a clinical setting.
  • have successfully completed the Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care Program (Classic or Core) prior to the start of the Enhanced  program. Applicants who have completed the “Classic” (8-session) Fundamentals HPC program (before September 2015), will require additional reading materials for the Enhanced stream, which will be provided at no cost. Applicants must provide proof that they have completed the Fundamentals of HPC program.
  • have access to a computer with internet

Program Objectives:

  • To provide support and guidance for nurses to utilize their skills and palliative knowledge more effectively
  • To learn from the experiences of practiced hospice palliative care leaders in a relaxed, safe and informal learning environment
  • To discuss possible future learning opportunities

What is the Commitment Involved?

  • 3 Hours (in-class)

What is the Cost?

  • $0.00

Training Locations – Flyer




The Family Centre, Room 2015 (F&CS)
65 Hanson Avenue, Kitchener, ON
23 Jan 2018
1:00-4:00 pm Flyer
Online Registration

Hospice Wellington, Community Program Room
795 Scottsdale Dr,  Guelph ON (Parking Available)

01 May 2018
1:00-4:00 pm Flyer
Online Registration
Hospice of Waterloo Region, Great Room
298 Lawrence Avenue, Kitchener ON (Parking Available)
03 May 2018
5:30-8:30 pm Flyer
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To Register Your Interest in a future Fundamentals Enhanced program, please click on the button below to submit your contact information.