Online Training Courses for All Clinicians

Staff from all specialties and disciplines can strengthen their care of patients with serious illness through skill building in pain management, symptom management, communication about patient goals and values, and support for family caregivers.

CAPC’s online training curriculum provides free continuing education credits for physicians, nurses, social workers, case managers, and licensed professional counselors at member organizations. Free ABIM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) points are also available for physicians. Download a course catalog with information about continuing education credits and MOC points for all CAPC courses. Courses provide the knowledge needed to:

  • Improve quality of life and symptom burden
  • Provide person-centered, goal-concordant care
  • Reduce avoidable suffering and unnecessary utilization, including ED visits and hospital admissions
  • Drive high satisfaction and positive patient experiences

CAPC Designation status is available in Communication Skills, Pain Management, Symptom Management, and Best Practices in Dementia Care. All courses in a unit must be completed to qualify. View all units in the CAPC curriculum below, and take one of the open-to-all courses.

Available to non-members

An In-Depth Look At Palliative Care And Its Services

Defining palliative care, which patients need it, how it is delivered, and how palliative care di...

Available to non-members

Supporting the Caregivers of People Living with Dementia

Assessing for caregiver burden and connecting caregivers to needed support systems.

Pain Management

14 Courses

Pain Management

RECEIVE CAPC DESIGNATION Complete all courses in the curriculum to receive CAPC Designation

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Symptom Management

5 Courses

Symptom Management

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Communication Skills

5 Courses

Communication Skills

RECEIVE CAPC DESIGNATION Complete all courses in the curriculum to receive CAPC Designation

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Best Practices in Dementia Care and Caregiver Support

7 Courses

Best Practices in Dementia Care and Caregiver Support

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