This 16-hour short course adopting a blended learning model over 2 days delves into the area of effective communication with students. Learners will learn about the needs of the students aged 7-14 years old evolving from their cognitive and psychosocial development, and ways to identify these needs during interactions with students. Communication strategies in responding to the needs and behaviour of the students will be covered.
This is one of the four short courses that can be taken separately by learners and stacked towards the Certificate in Student Management.
|TGS Number||Course Name||Course Page|
|TGS-2022015001||Understanding and Supporting students with SEN (Classroom & Synchronous)||/courses/understanding-and-supporting-students-with-sen-classroom-synchronous/|
|TGS-2022015000||Effective Communication with students (Classroom & Synchronous)||/courses/effective-communication-with-students-classroom-and-synchronous/|
|TGS-2022014999||Basic Classroom Management (Classroom & Synchronous)||/courses/basic-classroom-management-classroom-synchronous/|
|TGS-2022014998||Working with stakeholders (Classroom & Synchronous)||/courses/working-with-stakeholders-classroom-and-synchronous/|
Who should attend?
Student Care coachers. Professionals who are working with students aged 7-14 years old.
The course aims to prepare students to demonstrate:
At the end of the training, the course would equip participants with the following learning outcomes:
• Demonstrate understanding of the needs of students based on their cognitive and psychosocial development
• Demonstrate the competency of needs assessment of students during interactions with students
• Demonstrate the competency of application of the communication strategies with students according to the needs of students
Course Date: TBC
Class Day: 4 x half days sessions per week
Application Period: TBC
Duration: 4 x half days
Time:9am to 6pm (including 1-hour lunch break)
Delivery Mode: Lessons will comprise lectures and practical with a mixture of online learning and face-to-face on-campus mode.
Venue: Classroom and Synchronous
Please visit STEP to learn about the future runs and schedule of this programme.
Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.
Day 1 (8 Hours) – Synchronous Online
– Understanding the cognitive developmental stages of children aged 7-14
– Communication techniques with students (Part 1)
Day 2 (8 Hours) – Face to Face
– Communication techniques with students (Part 2)
– Practical Assessment
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass the assessment.
Participants will further obtain a Certificate in Student Management upon completion of all 4 courses in the program.
Funding period for this course is from 11 Aug 2022 to 30 Sep 2024.
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory.
Enhanced Training Support
For enhanced training support, enter SME in the promo code during course application.
Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.
(Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 8% GST and subject to review.)
Please note that the GST rate will be revised to 8% with effect from 1 Jan 2023, as such any payable course fees will be subjected to the new GST rate adjustments in 2023.
Please refer to our FAQs for more information.
|Applicants / Eligibility||Fees|
|Full course fees||$496.80|
|Singaporeans aged below 40 qualified for SkillsFuture Funding*||$147.66|
|Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy*||$55.66|
|Singaporeans qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs*||$55.66|
|Singapore Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding||$149.04|
|Singapore Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs||$57.04|
|Others (and Repeat Students)||$496.80|