CGA The Fundamentals of Eldercare Edm Dec 2019

Are you new to caring for the elderly? 

Join us to equip yourself with the essential knowledge and skills to care for the elderly. You will learn practical skills like self-care through proper diet, exercise, rest, etc. Through classroom participation, caregivers are also able to form a social support network with other caregivers.

The course is customizable to cater to specialized care needs such as nasogastric tube feeding, basic wound care, colostomy management, etc.

Course Outline

  • Topic 1: Understanding the Aging Process
  • Topic 2: Safety and Fall Prevention
  • Topic 3: Mobility Assistance and Transferring Technique
  • Topic 4: Oral Care
  • Topic 5: Skin care and Pressure Ulcer Prevention
  • Topic 6: Nutrition and Feeding Assistance
  • Topic 7: Caregiver Stress Management

Date: Wednesday, 18 December 2019
Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue: 51 Goldhill Plaza #08-05, S308900 (Nearest MRT: Novena)
*Course Fees: $10 minimum
(Submit the form to check your eligibility for the subsidy)

*Pay as low as $10 when you qualify for AIC grants, such as the Caregiver Training Grant (CTG).


 

The training will be conducted by the Nurse Manager who has relevant experience in caring for the elderly both in the hospital and home setting.

*T&Cs apply, please note that course fees are NON-REFUNDABLE & NON-TRANSFERRABLE.
STRICTLY NO WALK-IN allowed. Registration only.