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Certificate in Spiritual Care

Why take this course?

The certificate in Spiritual Care teaches you a skilled 'way of being' with people. You will enhance their spiritual awareness and help them identify their spiritual needs in their journey towards wholeness. If you work in the healthcare professions, individual practice, or provide pastoral or spiritual care, then this is the course for you.

Understanding spiritual needs and providing appropriate spiritual care are fundamental for promoting personal wholeness and well-being. This informative course provides a holistic approach to developing and providing spiritual care - in a variety of contexts, and with different needs.

Learning Method

On-line/Distance Learning


Course Details

Course Number: 950
Course Fee: £299.00
You can pay the full price or pay a deposit of £80.00 (0% APR), followed by 3 monthly payments of £73.00
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Course Content
You will explore the following key topics:
  • The meaning of Spirituality (both from a religious and non-religious perspective)
  • The rise and development of "spirituality" (including important contributions from the feilds of philosophy, psychology, psychotherapy, sociology, economics, organisational theory and organised religion)
  • The essential qualities of "spirituality"
  • Models and methods to develop spirituality and spiritual care
  • Understanding, assessing and teaching spirituality
  • Developing an awareness of our own and other's spiritual needs
  • Resources to assist with spiritual care
  • Developing spiritual and pastoral care
  • Spiritual, religious and ethical issues
  • Assessment methods of spirituality.

Materials supplied with this course
The course material includes comprehensive course notes (knowledge and practice) 10 lessons and 5 tutor marked assignments, supplemented with suggested background reading.

Credit Rated or CPD
On completion students will be awarded a Certificate in Spiritual Care and a Certificate for Continued Professional Development. Although non-credit rated, this course has proven popular with those who wish to study this specialism.

Cost – £299.00
You can pay the full price or pay a deposit of £80.00,
followed by 3 monthly payments of £73.00

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