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<April 2021>

Clinic Assistant Introductory Skills Course

19 Feb 2020 - 22 Feb 2020
Remarks: Closed
13 Oct 2020 - 15 Oct 2020
Remarks: Closed
26 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021
30 Mar 2021 - 01 Apr 2021
01 Jun 2021 - 03 Jun 2021

Course Code:  PnT 01/2020-2021
Time:  08:30-17:30
Course Fees:  $834.60 (including GST)

Singapore Medical Association, Conference Room
2985 Jalan Bukit Merah
#02-2C SMF Building
Singapore 159457

  Register for your Clinic Assistant today!

Course Objective

  • To help clinics save time and resources to train their new clinic assistants.
  • To provide foundation skills for candidates that do not have working experience in the healthcare sector.


Course Content


  • Overview of the Healthcare System
  • Role of Healthcare Assistant
  • Monitoring Vital Signs
  • Collecting and Dispatching Specimens
  • Chronic Diseases
  • Managing Infection Control
  • Workplace Safety and Health Related issues
  • Common Clinic Processes
  • Basic Skills in Drug Dispensing
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Healthcare Schemes and Clinic Systems



Course Fee
S$834.60 (inclusive of GST)


3 days 


2021 Course Intake

  • 26 to 28 January
  • 30 March to 1 April
  • 1 to 3 June

There is a Compulsory 3-week OJT component back at your clinic following the Introductory Skills Course so that we can review your clinic assistant's in his/her skills acquisition from the programme. The course fee includes the OJT component and is a necessary component for the e2i grant.


Funding Grant (e2i) to Employers who send their clinic assistants to this course 

  • If you and your new clinic assistant fulfil the funding requirements, your clinic would then enjoy a funding grant of up to $2,452 per trainee from Employment and Employability Institute (e2i).

  • The funding grant includes up to 90% subsidy of the Introductory Skills Training Fees (U.P.: $780 before GST; capped at $702) and up to 70% subsidy of your newly-hired clinic assistant’s 1-month gross salary (capped at $1,750 per trainee).


For further enquiries, please contact Denise Tan or Alif at
Telephone :      62231264 / 65409195 / 65409197
Email          :
Website      :


Terms & Conditions :

  • Funding grant(s) are subject to approval by e2i. Funding criterias include, but not limited to:
    - Singaporean/Singaporean PR
    - Hired and trained within 24 Jun 2020 to 24 Jun 2021
    - Had not taken up similar position in their past career

    - Starting salary of at least $1,500 to $2,500 (full-time) or a starting hourly rate of at least $10 to $15/hr (permanent part-time with at least 80hours/mth
    - Achieve at least 75% attendance 1 month of On-the-Job training and Clinic Assistant Introductory Skills course

  • Course structure, content and course start date are subject to changes

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