Palliative Care Course for Therapists


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The aim of this course is to equip occupational therapists, physiotherapists and speech & language therapists across all settings with professional competency and confidence of therapists with the necessary knowledge to work with patients and families facing life-threatening illnesses. There will be 2 parts in the course - Part I will focus on foundation palliative care management for all therapists; Part II will focus on professional specific knowledge and applications. The trainers in this course range from experienced palliative doctors, nurses and therapists who practice palliative care in Singapore. They will cover a comprehensive range of paliative care topics relevant for OT, PT and SLT. The content is presented through interactive lectures, discussions and role play activities.

Who Should Attend

Registered Therapists who are interested in learning more about working with patients and families facing life threatening illnesses.

Entry Requirements

Registered Occupational or Physio, or Speech & Language Therapists.

Class Schedule


Lesson Delivery

a) Facilitated Learning - 20; b) E-Learning - 6; c) Assessment - 4.

Full Fees (before GST)


Nett Fees payable after SkillsFuture Funding

International Participant Singapore Citizen 39 years old or younger Singapore Citizen 40 years or older eligible for MCES Singaporean PRs Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
Full Programme Fee S$1200.00 S$1200.00 S$1200.00 S$1200.00 S$1200.00
SkillsFuture Funding Eligible for Claim Period (19 Oct 2017 to 31 Mar 2021) - (S$840.00) (S$840.00) (S$840.00) (S$840.00)
Nett Programme Fee S$1200.00 S$360.00 S$360.00 S$360.00 S$360.00
7% GST on Nett Programme Fee S$84.00 S$25.20 S$25.20 S$25.20 S$25.20
Total Nett Programme Fee Payable, Incl. GST S$1284.00 S$385.20 S$385.20 S$385.20 S$385.20
Less Additional Funding if Eligible Under Various Scheme - - (S$240.00) - (S$240.00)
Total Nett Programme Fee, Incl. GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes S$1284.00 S$385.20 S$145.20 S$385.20 S$145.20


Funding Type
SkillsFuture SG

Short Course


Graded only

Area of Interest
Healthcare & Medicine