Caregiver Basics

This Caregiver Basic workshop is a 2 day programme for new caregivers to learn how to care for the seniors and manage their Activities of Daily Living (ADLs).

This course give participants an overview of the important techniques and useful tips to assist them in their caregiver journey so that they will be able to create a safe and comfortable environment to their care recipient and themselves.  

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to

  • Manage the behaviour of seniors
  • Assist the seniors to deliver care for the seniors competently and safely
  • Perform ADLs in a safe and comfortable manner. Such ADLs include eating, mobility and transfer, fall prevention, toileting 

Who should attend?

Anyone who wants to learn basic caregiver skills and knowledge, to better care of the frail elderly or disabled person

Certification

Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Attendance by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 75% of the attendance requirement.

Course Date

Click “APPLY NOW” to check available course dates and to register.

Course Duration

2 Days,  7 Hours (face-to-face), 7 Hours (self paced e-learning)

Course Venue

 Day Venue
 Day 1  This course will be conducted online (self paced e-learning)
 Day 2  RP ACE @ Woodlands
Full Course Fees Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens OR Singapore PR Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below OR Singapore PR
$588.50 $58.85 $66.55 $176.55

Notes:

*Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.

*Fees reflected are inclusive of Goods & Service Tax (GST)

*From 1 July 2020, Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) and fee subsidy under WTS will cease. WTS will be replaced by Workfare Skills Support Scheme (WSS). For more information on WSS, please refer to www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html  

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.

Last updated on 27 Apr 2022

Need more help?

If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.