Volunteer Training Level 1 & 2

Are you looking for a challenging volunteer role where you can make a positive difference in the lives of others? We need reliable and compassionate volunteers for our various support programs and services.


Training Modules

In this online only module, you will learn about the History of Hospice Palliative Care, and the History of our own Mission Hospice Society

Go to Module One

On our first evening of training, we will be covering Self Care, Boundaries & Stress Management, Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities.  Please review Module Two, online curriculum prior to arriving.

Go to Module Two

In this full Saturday Training, we will be covering Module Three, Pain and Symptom Management, and Module Four, The Needs of the Dying and Their Family. 

Please review course materials and complete the excercises prior to arriving.

Go to Module Three & Four

Listening and effective communication is paramount to your success as a Mission Hospice Volunteer.  Please review the online curriculum prior to arriving Thursday evening.

Go to Module Five

Our Bereavement Coordinator presents Grief and Bereavement Support.

Go to Module Six

Our Bereavement Coordinator presents Grief and Bereavement Support.

Go to Module Seven

Our Bereavement Coordinator Presents Grief and Bereavment Support.

Go to Module Eight

In this online only curriculum, we will cover Family Dynamics.  Please review all of module nine prior to our next in-class session.

Go to Module Nine

Advanced Care Planning, Spiritual & Cultural Awareness: Funerals & Memorials.

Go to Module 10

In our final session, we will review MAiD (Medical Assistance in Dying), a guest panel of volunteers will speak about their experiences, both positive and negative, and we will present certificates.

Go to Module Eleven