Swabber Training in Swabbing Operations

Equip learners with the knowledge and technical skills for the conduct of swabbing operations

Overview

This module is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and technical skills to function as Swabber for Covid-19 test according to the Ministry of Health guidelines and protocols.

Course Objectives

The intent of the module is to equip the learners with the knowledge and technical skills for the conduct of swabbing operations for Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) and/or Antigen Rapid Test (ART) as a form of Point-Of-Care Test (POCT) in accordance to the Ministry of Health guidelines.

Target Audience

The Swabber training is offered to institutions and companies:
– To equip their staff to learn the correct technique for the conduct of swabbing operations for PCR and ART
– Companies who are applying to be an approved test provider with the Ministry of Health, Singapore (Link: https://www.moh.gov.sg/covid-19/pet)

Certification

Participants will be issued with a Certificate of Participation upon meeting the required course attendance and competency assessment.

Please note that for any government-funded (SkillsFuture-funded) course, participants must fulfill the attendance requirement and pass the course assessment in order to be eligible for the “Certificate of Participation” and course fee funding. If participants do not meet the course requirements, full course fee will be invoiced.

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Course Duration

12 hours

Course Fee

Self-sponsored

Fees can be offset via SkillsFuture Credits.

  • $221.86 (after 80% subsidy capped at $17/hr)
  • $125.86 (after 90% subsidy* capped at $25/hr)
  • $425.86: Full Course Fee (including 7% GST)
 
Above Subsidy applicable for Singaporean / Singapore PR of age 21 years old and above.
 
*SSG Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy only applicable to Singaporean age 40 years old and above.

Course Fee

Company-sponsored

  • Singaporeans/ SPR 21 years old- 39 years old:
    $225.26 (after 80% subsidy capped at $17/hr)

  • Singaporeans age 40 years old and above:
    $130.86 (after 90% subsidy* capped at $25/hr)

  • $425.86: Full Course fee (including 7% GST)

Above Subsidy applicable for Singaporean / Singapore PR of age 21 years old and above.

*SSG Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy only applicable to Singaporean age 40 years old and above.

Companies who sponsor their employees for the course may apply for Absentee Payroll via the SkillsConnect system. For more information, please visit SkillsConnect.

Registration

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Registration

  • Corporate: Enquire here

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Course Enquiries

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