Basic Infant Care Training for Caregivers

Overview

Equipping caregivers with the skills to care for your baby

The arrival of a baby is a blessing for every parent. But it can also be a source of anxiety, especially if you need to return to work.

If you’re entrusting your baby to a grandparent, domestic helper or nanny, knowing that your baby is in a safe pair of hands will make your transition back to work a smoother one.

Specially co-developed with infant care professionals from the KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, this Basic Infant Care Training for Caregivers programme will equip your baby’s caregivers with the knowledge, skills, and tools they need to look after your baby securely and safely. This will be an online workshop, with live sessions from our professional, video demonstrations, online activities and quizzes. Everything you need to know about infant care will be covered!

From diapering and bathing to feeding and changing, this hands-on workshop will cover all your caregiver needs to know about the daily care and routine for your little one.

It will boost your caregivers’ confidence in caring for your child and also give you the assurance that your baby’s needs are being met.

Workshop content:

  • Understanding and supporting the development of infants 
  • Practising proper infant care hygiene 
  • Knowing basic first aid and safety 
  • Identifying and solving common concerns about infants 
  • Hands-on demonstration and practice covering:  
    • Diapering
    • Bathing
    • Dressing
    • Milk preparation
    • Feeding
  • How to effectively communicate with family members and caregivers
  • Hands-on assessment

   

  

 

Programme Fee

$289*

*Self-sponsored applicants who are NTUC members can claim up to 50% of unfunded course fees under the Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP). Claims are capped at $250 a year. Prevailing terms and conditions apply.

NTUC Union Member (above 55 years old): $30** (PROMO CODE: NTUCACTIVE)

Merdeka/Pioneer Generation: $50** (PROMO CODE: NTUCMGPG)

Prices stated above are inclusive of 7% GST. 

**Please upload your NTUC Union Member, Merdeka Generation or Pioneer Generation card during registration.

Schedule

keyboard_arrow_up13, 20, 27 September (3x Sundays)

Time: 10am - 5pm

Venue: Online

This workshop is taught online due to the current COVID-19 situation.
 

Who Should Join?

Caregivers (parents, grandparents, domestic helpers or babysitters) of infants aged 0 to 18 months.

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