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UEN No/CPE Reg No: 199900986N
(Reg. Period: 19 May 2020 to 20 May 2024)

WSQ - Managing Challenging Behaviours of Seniors

COURSE OBJECTIVE

  • Identify and understand the root causes as well as key issues of the seniors’ challenging behaviours
  • Learn useful and easy-to-remember techniques, tips, method and strategies applicable to different difficult behaviours
  • Minimise or prevent occurrence and re-occurrence of seniors’ challenging behaviours
  • Proper follow-up on senior care and effective care management

COURSE CONTENT

  • Identify the signs, stages and causes of challenging behaviours of seniors including social, psychological and cultural issues
  • Manage a vast variety of seniors’ challenging behaviours by using ABREAST techniques, Triple A method, “B-G” tips and many more
  • Take preventive measures to minimise or avoid seniors’ challenging behaviours
  • Examine personal roles and bias towards seniors
  • Apply strategies for effective care management of seniors 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Social work associates, programme officers, allied health workers, caregivers, domestic helpers, volunteers, people working with the elderly and aspiring/fresh entrants to the social service industry.

Learners should be able to listen to, speak, read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System Workplace Literacy (WPL) Level 3 and use numeracy skills equivalent to the Employability Skills System Workplace Numeracy (WPN) Level 3. 

MODE OF DELIVERY

Combination of interactive lecture, video, group exercise, discussion and role-play experiential practice.  The course will be conducted online.

AWARD

Trainees who meet 75% class attendance and achieve “Competent” for all assessments will be issued a Statement of Attainment (SOA) awarded by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG). 

FULL COURSE FEE

Self-Sponsored 

Self-Sponsored Trainee Course Fee Payable* (S$)

Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) - 40 years old and above Singaporeans

Refer to link for more info

$44.00

Normal Funding - 21 years old and above Singaporeans/PR

$168.00

Foreigners and Below 21 years old Singaporeans/PR $440.00

 * For 25 years old and above Singaporeans, you can use your available SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the course fee.  Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website here.

Company-Sponsored 

Company-Sponsored Trainee SME (Fees Payable & Absentee Payroll) (S$) ** Non-SME (Fees Payable & Absentee Payroll) (S$) **

Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) - 40 years old and above Singaporeans

Refer to link for more info

$44.00 and
80% of hourly basic salary up to $7.50/training hour

 $44.00 and
80% of hourly basic salary up to $4.50/training hour
Normal Funding - 21 years old and above Singaporeans/PR $44.00 and
80% of hourly basic salary up to $4.50/training hour
$168.00 and
80% of hourly basic salary up to $4.50/training hour

Foreigners and Below 21 years old Singaporeans/PR

$440.00 and Not Applicable for Absentee Payroll 

$440.00 and Not Applicable for Absentee Payroll 

 

** Please note that Absentee Payroll for Company-sponsored participants will be submitted by AHD to SSG via TPGateway.

Company will receive an email notification to log into Enterprise Portal for Jobs & Skills (EPJS)

to declare necessary information for Absentee Payroll (AP) funding.

 

 

Please note:

  1. SSG Funding is subjected to SSG's terms and conditions, and approval.
  2. Should the trainee not able to meet the eligibility criteria, fulfill attendance and assessment requirements as required by SSG and AHD, the trainee will be liable to pay the full course fee of $440.00.

REGISTRATION and ENQUIRIES

May Fhong

6593 5286

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Please contact the above for a registration form. 

Course Schedule

Intake Number 8th & 9th
Duration 16 hrs
Dates 23 & 24 Sep 2021 (Thu & Fri) (FULL)

18 & 19 Nov 2021 (Thu & Fri) (Open for registration)
Timing 9.00am - 6.00pm
Trainer(s) Ms Grace Sim
Venue(s) Synchronous e-learning via Zoom