The staff nurse  Mrs. Margrat from CHC,Thrikadavoor taken a class to IV year B.Sc nursing students (24)  about the importance of communication skills  at the time of giving palliative care to palliative patients in community areas. In this session mainly dealt with the importance of listening and communication skills at the time of giving care to palliative patients. The staff nurse also explained and demonstrated some common procedures of palliative patients in their home settings by practicing strict aseptic technique.