Verification of Death

Why choose this course?

About this module

If you’re a registered nurse who wishes to verify death as part of your professional role, this course is for you. You’ll learn alongside other health and social care professionals working in a variety of care settings.

You’ll cover the following topics:

  • Why practitioner verification?
  • Communication skills
  • The verification procedure both theory and practical
  • The role of the undertaker
  • What the police need to know
  • What to do with a potential crime scene
  • The role of the coroner.

The sessions will be delivered by experts in the field including a Coroner, Funeral Director, Forensic Scientist, Police staff and University staff.

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