Learning Essential Approaches to Palliative Care (LEAP)


Montreal Institute for Palliative Care, Conference Room, 265 André Brunet St, Kirkland, Montreal, QC, H9H 3R4, CA


Learning Essential Approaches to Palliative Care (LEAP)


You are invited to participate to a LEAP Facilitator Training which will be held on February 29, 2020 at the Montreal Institute for Palliative Care, a branch of the West Island Palliative Care Residence. The workshop will be given in English from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Institute’s conference room.

LEAP Facilitator Training is a three-phased course for health care professionals who want to teach LEAP courses. LEAP Facilitator Training provides an in-depth learning experience on essential facilitation approaches and educational methods and prepares learners to become LEAP facilitators. LEAP Facilitator Training includes:


· Phase One Online pre-course activities

· Phase Two One-day, face-to-face facilitator training

· Phase Three Co-facilitation with a LEAP coach


· Learn how to teach your peers to provide a palliative care approach.

· Face-to-face learning with group discussion.

· Support and mentorship from LEAP coaches.

· Earn your annual learning credits.

· This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 30 Mainpro+ credits.


LEAP Facilitator Training is led by Pallium Canada’s Certified Facilitators who are experienced palliative care clinicians and educators.

Facilitator: Maryse Bouvette, inf/RN, BSc. Med, CSIO(C), CSIP (C)


Deadline to register:

January 10, 20202


Register directly at www.pallium.ca/fr


N.B.: Please note that you must have completed the “Essentials of the LEAP Palliative Approach" LEAP Core in order to complete the LEAP Facilitator Training.


Join the Pallium Canada Community!

LEAP Facilitator Training is specifically for experienced palliative care providers (physicians, nurses, pharmacists, social workers, paramedics, etc.). The cost for LEAP Facilitator Training is $350*


About Pallium Canada : Pallium is a national, evidence-based organization focused on building professional and community capacity to help improve the quality and accessibility of palliative care in Canada.

*Cost includes copy of the Pallium Palliative Pocketbook 2nd Edition

Want more information about Pallium Canada or LEAP? Visit www.pallium.ca


Any questions?

If you have any questions about registration, please contact support [at] pallium.ca or use the blue chat box at the bottom right corner of Pallium Central.

If you have any questions about the in-person course logistics, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact Information

Nicole Lapointe
Montreal Palliative Care Institute
nlapointe [at] wipcr.ca
Office Phone: 
514-693-1718 ext. 256
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