Venue:

The course will be held in the institutions and palliative care services attached to Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Sciences (TIPS) including outpatient clinic, at the home care services and inpatient unit.

Working hours:

All six weeks will be 6-day weeks. Work starts at 9 AM and finishes at 5 PM.

If for some reason leave of absence is needed for unforeseeable reasons, the duration of the course will be extended by the number of days missed.

Course calendar:

Please visit https://palliumindia.org/training/training-calender for the dates of the upcoming trainings and the last date to apply.

Six weeks’ “Hands-on” Certificate Course in Pain & Palliative Medicine (CCPPM)

Objective:

To enable participants to gain practical “hands-on” training in pain and palliative medicine supplemented by theoretical background.

Eligibility:

M.B.B.S, permanent registration with medical council, and BDS.

Course Fees:

The course fee will be US $1500. For candidates from within India, the course fee is ₹10,000. (Candidates deputed by Government of Kerala are eligible for subsidized fee of ₹7500.) The fee is to be paid in cash or by demand draft payable to “Pallium India” at Trivandrum on acceptance to the course. Admission to the course can be guaranteed only on payment of the fee.

The course coordinator can assist in finding accommodation in Trivandrum. Low cost accommodation can be arranged for those who need it. Please communicate with the course coordinator regarding your requirements.

How to apply:

Please write to us at education@palliumindia.org

Please note: The number of seats is limited to five and will be allotted on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Six weeks’ “Hands-on” Certificate Course in Palliative Nursing (CCPN)

Objective:

To enable participants to gain practical “hands-on” training in palliative care nursing supplemented by theoretical background.

Eligibility:

Any nurse holding a recognised degree or certificate in nursing and interested in palliative care is eligible to do the course.

Course Fees:

The course fee will be US $1500. For candidates from within India, the course fee is ₹7,500. (Candidates deputed by Government of Kerala are eligible for subsidized fee of ₹5000.)

This is to be paid in full on intimation of acceptance. Admission to the course can be guaranteed only on payment of the fee.

The course coordinator can assist in finding accommodation in Trivandrum. Low cost accommodation can be arranged for those who need it. Please communicate with the course coordinator regarding your requirements.

How to apply:

Please write to us at education@palliumindia.org

Please note: The number of seats is limited to five and will be allotted on a first-come-first-serve basis.

For any assistance, please contact:

Course Co-ordinator,
Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Sciences (TIPS),
Pallium India, Aisha Memorial Hospital,
Manacaud P.O., Paruthikkuzhy,
Thiruvananthapuram – 695009
Kerala, India
Email: education@palliumindia.org
Phone: +91 8589998760