Death Doula
Certificate Program

Your Journey Begins upon receipt of your tuition...

Home Hospice Association’s Death Doula Certificate Program is designed to educate and empower those who aspire to provide care to the dying and their loved ones. This is for personal support workers, palliative care professionals, clergy and caregivers who want to enhance the end of life care they currently provide for their patients, clients and loved ones.


HHA’s Death Doula Certificate Program will not only equip you with skills, insights and perspectives, but provide you with a network of support from like minded professionals. As a benefit to joining this program, you will gain access to:

  • Ongoing Peer to Peer support from your Candidate Advisor

  • Access to HHA resources and programs for continued life-long learning

  • Network to Death Doula community support groups


For more information about Death Doulas and their importance in end of life care, please click here

Death Doula Certificate Program

Online Independent Learning

Modules in Google Classroom*

2.5 days of in-class sessions delivered virtually at this time*

Online Independent Projects and Assignments in Google Classroom*

Access to Monthly Virtual Workshops*

In following with government guidelines and for the safety of all, we continue to conduct virtual trainings. We look forward to offering hybrid in-person and virtual when safe to do so. 




A $100 deposit is due at registration to secure your spot in your in-class sessions. Payment in full is required to begin your certificate program.  Please note, deposits and tuition fees are non-refundable.

Your program begins upon receipt of your tuition

For in-class sessions choose from the following: 


June 24 - 26, 2022 

November 4 - 6, 2022

Death Doula
Certificate Program
Why Choose Home Hospice Association as your Death Doula Educators?

Our Death Doula Certificate Program was created by a team of subject matter experts who share a common passion for educating and empowering caregivers and palliative care workers. Our educators come from diverse backgrounds and bring experiences in spiritual, death and bereavement care and are focused on educating Death Doulas on a holistic approach to the end of life journey. To date, we have trained hundreds of Death Doulas who provide services across Canada. 

Your Facilitator Team