Engaging in Effective Grief and Loss Support - PDD1064

Engaging in Effective Grief and Loss Support

Professional development short course

This course is designed for education or health professionals wanting to build their knowledge and expertise within the field of grief and bereavement. It aims to provide you with the knowledge, skills and resources to provide bereavement care and support to your clients or students.

This course is run in association with Red Nose who have 40 years of experience in grief and loss support.

At a glance


Please contact us via the enquire online button to express an interest in this course.


Online course: 6.00 – 8.00pm


Online course: one 2-hour online class per week over 6 weeks, 6.00 - 8.00pm
You will require internet access and a laptop, computer or other device that will enable you to join a virtual classroom and access an online learning portal. Your chosen device requires a camera, microphone and sound.




Please contact us for further information on course fees.

Things you will learn

  • Grief and loss theories and frameworks
  • Effective grief and bereavement support (including ethical considerations)
  • Working with children and adolescents through grief and loss
  • Supporting grieving families after the death of a baby or child
  • Engaging in effective brief contact or single session grief and bereavement support
  • Self-care and burnout prevention


There is no assessment associated with this course.


This course is designed for educators, health professionals or anyone wanting to develop their skills in practice.


This course references the following Australian Professional Standards for Teachers (APST): 4 and 6.

You will receive a Certificate of Completion from the Faculty of Education, Monash University.