The Caregiver

 

Caregiver Training Courses
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To provide effective caregiving at home, it is necessary for you to continually acquire knowledge and sharpen your caregiving skills.  There are various courses catering to family members or foreign domestic helpers in Singapore, many of which are subsidised by the Caregivers Training Grant (CTG).
 

Search Courses by Category

  Assist in Mobility

  Dementia

  Fall Prevention

  Tube Feeding

  Cancer

  Diabetes

  Nutrition

  Urinary Catheter

  Heart Failure

  Eldercare

  Respiratory

  Wound Dressing

  Colostomy

  End-of-life care

  Stroke

 

 

* Scroll down page or click on the above links to view courses and details.


 

Assist in Mobility

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Safe Lifting, Transfer (Manual Handling) and Passive Joint Range of Motion Exercises

Classroom

3 hours

Yes

Nurse Jan Home Services

Tel: 6604 7922 / 9222 0126

 

Home-based

1.5 hours

Yes

 

Transfer Technique

Classroom

3 hours

Yes

One Care Zone

Tel: 6777 9988

 

Walking with Mobility Aids

Classroom

3 hours

Yes

Condition Specific Contracture

Classroom

3 hours

Yes

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Cancer

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Introduction to Cancer Care

Home-based

2.5 hours

Yes

Anglo Nurses

Tel: 6646 0000

 

 

Nutrition in Cancer Management

Classroom

2 hours

Yes

One Care Zone

Tel: 6777 9988

 

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Colostomy

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Care of Artificial Opening on the Abdomen - Changing Soma  Application, Common Problems Encountered and Dietary Advice

Classroom

2.5 hours

Yes

Nurse Jan Home Services

Tel: 6604 7922 / 9222 0126

 

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

 

Colostomy Care

Classroom

2 hours

Yes

One Care Zone

Tel: 6777 9988

 

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Dementia

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Caring for Persons with Dementia

Classroom

7 hours

Yes

Aaxonn

Tel: 6570 6033

 

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

 

Dementia Care at Home

Home-based

3 hours

Yes

Anglo Nurses

Tel: 6646 0000

 

 

MW Care - Dementia

Classroom

6 hours

Yes

MW Medical

Tel: 6250 0625

 

 

 

Strategies for Dementia

Classroom

3 hours

Yes

One Care Zone

Tel: 6777 9988

 

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Diabetes

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Learn to Perform Insulin Injection

Classroom

2.5 hours

Yes

Nurse Jan Home Services

Tel: 6604 7922 / 9222 0126

 

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

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Eldercare

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

I-Care Basics Level 1

Classroom

3 days

Yes

Aaxonn

Tel: 6570 6033

 

Basic Home Care Skills

Classroom

7 hours

Yes

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

 

Activities of Daily Living

Home-based

4 hours

Yes

Anglo Nurses

Tel: 6646 0000

 

 

Activities of Daily Living

Classroom

7 hours

Yes

ECON Careskill Training Centre

Tel: 6741 8640 / 5087

 

Home-based

4 hours

Yes

 

MW Care - Basic

Classroom

4 hours

Yes

MW Medical

Tel: 6250 0625

 

 

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

MW Care - Specialized

Classroom

4 - 6 hours

Yes

Home-based

2 - 4 hours

Yes

MW Care - Activities of Daily Living

Classroom

5 hours

Yes

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

 

Together We Care
Caregivers Training Programme

Home-based

3 hours

Yes

NTUC Health Care@home

Tel: 6922 0787

 

Together We Care
Caregivers Training Programme
(Familiarisation Workshop)

Classroom

7 hours
 

Yes

 

Caregiver Training

Classroom

6 hours

Yes

One Care Zone

Tel: 6777 9988

 

Home-based

4 hours

Yes

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End-of-life care

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

End-of-life care

Home-based

3 hours

Yes

Anglo Nurses

Tel: 6646 0000

 

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Fall Prevention

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Fall Prevention

Classroom

4 hours

Yes

Aaxonn

Tel: 6570 6033

 

Home-based 2 hours Yes

 

Fall Prevention

Classroom

3 hours

Yes

One Care Zone

Tel: 6777 9988

 

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Heart Failure

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Management of Chronic Heart Failure

Home-based

3 hours

Yes

Anglo Nurses

Tel: 6646 0000

 

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Nutrition

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Diet Management Nutrition in Elderly

Classroom

2 hours

Yes

One Care Zone

Tel: 6777 9988

 

Diet for Swallowing Impairment

Classroom

2 hours

Yes

Nutrition in Cancer Management

Classroom

2 hours

Yes

Nutrition in Wound Management

Classroom

2 hours

Yes

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Respiratory

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Oxygen Therapy and Equipment

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

Anglo Nurses

Tel: 6646 0000

 

Home Care for Tracheostomy

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

Suctioning at Home

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

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Stroke

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Stroke Management at Home

Home-based

4.5 hours

Yes

Anglo Nurses

Tel: 6646 0000

 

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Tube Feeding

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Tube Feeding

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

Anglo Nurses

Tel: 6646 0000

 

 

Learn to Perform Nasogastric Tube Feeding

Classroom

2.5 hours

Yes

Nurse Jan Home Services

Tel: 6604 7922 / 9222 0126

 

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

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Urinary Catheter

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Indwelling Urinary Catheter Care

Home-based

2 hours

Yes

Anglo Nurses

Tel: 6646 0000

 

 

Intermittent Catheterization

Classroom

2 hours

Yes

One Care Zone

Tel: 6777 9988

 

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Wound Dressing

 

Course Title

Training Method

Duration

*CTG Subsidy

Training Provider

Wound Dressing

Classroom

2 hours

Yes

One Care Zone

Tel: 6777 9988

 

 For a classified list of caregiver training service providers, please click on the following links:

* Caregiver Training by Voluntary Welfare Organisations

* Caregiver Training by Private Organisations

 

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