Full program description

(Elective) WSQ Engage Clients Through Activities According To Clients' Needs

What's In It For Me

  • To enable learners to participate in planning activities for clients.
  • To enable learners to conduct activities to meet clients' needs using the person-centered approach.
  • To enable learners to document and report conduct of activities.

Course Overview

This course has been specifically designed for learners without a background in the Community and Social Services (Client Services) Eldercare industry. This competency unit enables the learner to participate in planning, conducting, documenting and reporting of activities based on clients needs.

Who Should Attend

Entry-level care workers without a background in the Community and Social Services (Client Services) Eldercare industry.

Course Duration

Training/Lecture Hours: 25 Hours
Assessment Hours: 1 Hour

Course Outline

Part 1 Participate in planning activities for clients

  • Establish profile and conditions of clients accurately
  • Consult relevant stakeholders using appropriate communication methods to identify specific needs of clients and potential barriers to participation
  • Participate in planning appropriate activities by considering relevant factors to meet clients needs
  • Obtain approval for proposed activity plan in accordance with organisational procedures
  • Prepare resources and services for activities in accordance with organisational policies and procedures


Part 2 Conduct activities to meet clients needs using the person-centered approach

  • Assess clients suitability for participation in activities prior to commencement, taking into consideration their special needs and barriers to participation
  • Gather resources for activities in accordance with activity plan
  • Prepare clients for participation in activities in accordance with established organisational procedures
  • Conduct activities according to plan and Workplace Safety & Health (Healthcare) Guidelines
  • Make adjustments to activities according to conditions and clients needs
  • Apply appropriate techniques and person-centered approach to support well-being of clients with dementia during activities
  • Respond appropriately to challenging behaviours that minimise the impact on clients


Part 3 Document and report conduct of activities

  • Report conduct of activities clearly and accurately in accordance with organisational guidelines
  • Highlight incidences and abnormalities in a timely manner and in accordance with organisational guidelines

Mode of Assessment

Mode of Assessment: Practical assessments and oral questioning
Training Methodology: Lectures, role plays

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Upon completion of the course, a Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) will be issued.

Course Objectives

At the end of the programme, participants will be able to:
  • Participate in planning activities for clients
  • Conduct activities to meet clients needs using the person-centered approach
  • Document and report conduct of activities

Pre-requisites

GCE 'N' Level English (Min. Grade C6)

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Medium of Instruction: English
Trainer : Trainee Ratio
1 : 15

Funding Information

Skills Development Fund (SDF) and SkillsFuture Funding:

  • Participants must attend at least 75% of the course, complete the exam with a pass or competent result.
  • Online applications are not applicable to companies applying for funding with Absentee Payroll.
  • Workforce Training Support (WTS) funding only applies to trainees who are 35 years old and above with a monthly income of $2,000 and below.

For Company Registration:

  • Customers who are applying funding for trainee(s), please submit Training Grant applications in SkillsConnect website before registration.
  • Training Grant number is to be submitted together with the registrations.
  • Payment for the course must be using company cheque or via GIRO.
  • For more information on SDF Training Grant application, please click here

Course reference code in SkillsConnect:

English: CRS-Q-0030115-C

Price

Please note that the listed pricing will only be effective till 31 Dec 2017. For the revised pricing, please click here.

Individual Pricing

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

S$450.00

S$481.50

SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old

S$90.00

S$121.50

SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old

S$45.00

S$76.50

WTS Funding (95%)

S$22.50

S$54.00

Corporate Pricing

Non-SME

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

S$450.00

S$481.50

After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (50%)*

S$90.00

S$121.50

SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old

  S$45.00

  S$76.50

WTS Funding (95%)

S$22.50

S$54.00

SME

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

S$450.00

S$481.50

After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)**

  S$45.00

S$76.50

WTS Funding (95%)

S$22.50

S$54.00

*Absentee Payroll of 80% of basic hourly salary, capped at $4.50 per hour.

** Absentee Payroll of 80% of basic hourly salary, capped at $7.50 per hour.

Revised pricing, effective 1 Jan 2018:

Individual Pricing

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

S$520.00

S$556.40

SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old

S$104.00

S$140.40

SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old

S$52.00

S$88.40

WTS Funding (95%)

S$26.00

S$62.40

Corporate Pricing

Non-SME

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

S$520.00

S$556.40

After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (80%)*

S$104.00

S$140.40

SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old

S$52.00

S$88.40

WTS Funding (95%)

S$26.00

S$40.80

SME

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

S$520.00

S$556.40

After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)**

S$52.00

S$88.40

WTS Funding (95%)

S$26.00

S$62.40

*Absentee Payroll of 80% of basic hourly salary, capped at $4.50 per hour.

** Absentee Payroll of 80% of basic hourly salary, capped at $7.50 per hour.

Note: SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen/PR 

  SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen ONLY

Please note that prices are subject to changes.

Note: SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen/PR 

  SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen ONLY

Please note that prices are subject to changes.

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