This course is intended for staff to build a strong foundation in Hokkien pronunciation and articulation. They will build up their competency in speaking and listening; basic conversational skills, grammar and sentence structure for daily use with residents/patients. At the end of the course, participants will be able to converse in simple Hokkien with residents/patients and their relatives, understand residents’/patients’ concern and answer enquiries.
COURSE OBJECTIVES / OUTLINE
To facilitate conversation in basic Hokkien with residents/patients through topics:
- Introduction to Hokkien
- Basic Conversations
- Situational Vocabulary – Hospital
- Calling the Patient’s Family
- Tending to the Patients
- Body Parts
- Common Ailments and Symptoms
- Family Members
- Eating Right
- Basic Care & Treatment
- Understanding Your Patients
- Care and Treatment
- Commonly Used Hokkien Terms for Clinical Use
- Rehab Therapy Assessment Form
A minimum of 75% attendance will be required for you to complete the programme and receive your certificate.
Doctors, Nursing Aides, Therapy Aides, Therapy Assistants, Healthcare Assistants
Course Fees: $503.10 (excluding GST)
Prevailing course fee subsidy at 90% for Singaporeans/ PRs and 45% for foreign staff working in
eligible community care organisations.
Please register for the course via AIC Learning Management System (LMS 2.0).