Basic Patient Care for Frontline Ambassadors

This 1-day course equips participants with the understanding of patient care needed for frontline ambassadors to perform their job. At the end of course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the chain of infection cycle to better prepare them in the course of work and for risk management
  • Apply proper infection control techniques to minimise spread of infectious diseases in carrying out their duties
  • Apply appropriate communication skills in the execution of their job roles and identify non-verbal cues

Who should attend?

Anyone performing frontline ambassador duties during COVID-19 or handling patient care roles, including but not withstanding:

  • Care Ambassadors
  • Caregivers
  • Basic Care Assistants

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to take precautions and communicate effectively to minimise spread of infectious diseases.


Participants will be awarded a certificate of completion upon meeting the 75% course attendance requirement.

For courses with formal assessment component, participants will be awarded the certification of completion upon passing the assessment. Otherwise, a certification of attendance will be issued instead upon meeting the 75% course attendance requirement.

Course Dates

Thank you for your interest. This course is currently fully subscribed. You can submit your interest by clicking on the “Register Interest” button, and we will contact you when the next course run is available.

Course Duration

1 day (9am - 5pm)

Course Venue

This course is conducted online.

Fees for 2022

Full course fee (with GST) Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below OR Singapore PR Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens OR Singapore PR
$203.30 $60.99 $20.33 $22.99

Fees for 2023

Full Course Fees (with GST) Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above Singapore PR SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens SME-sponsored Singapore PR
$205.20 $60.99 $20.33 $61.56 $22.99 $23.56
- Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
- Fees reflected are inclusive of Goods and Services Tax (GST). In line with the government fee freeze directive from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2023, the fees in 2023 for Singapore Citizen will remain the same as 2022. RP will absorb the additional 1% GST for Singapore Citizen in 2023 only.

Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants. 

All information is accurate at time of publishing. 
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Last updated on 03 Nov 2022

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