Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
How do I register for the course?
What are the subsidies available?
To support your learning with Runninghour, you may be eligible for up to 50% funding if you are a Singaporean / Permanent Resident (PR) and up to 75% funding if you are a Singaporean aged 40 years and above under the SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES).
You may also be eligible to utilise SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) to offset your course fees.
Absentee Payroll is also applicable to company-sponsored learners.
What if I do not meet the entry requirement for English Language proficiency?
If you do not meet the requirements for English Language proficiencies as required by the programme that you are applying for, you are advised to take the Workplace Literacy (WPL) – Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) and secure the ES WSQ WPL qualification for listening, speaking, reading and writing modalities. Please click here for more information.
You may also provide other documented evidence of your proficiency in English and / or be required to attend an interview with Runninghour to ascertain your suitability for the programme.
What is the deadline for Registration?
3 days before the start of the e-learning component.
Face-2-Face Session: 26 Aug (Fri)
E-Learning Session: 5-25 Aug (3 weeks)
Registration Due Date: 2 Aug (3 days before 2-learning starts)
What will you learn from this course?
You will learn to be a confident advocate who can support Persons with Disabilities in community integration or in your course of work. We will cover physical, sensory, intellectual disabilities. Autism is also one of the modules.
Who should attend?
Professionals who need to interact or work with persons with disabilities at their home, in the community or at the workplace. It may include care support staff, social service staff and volunteers. For example, professionals such as Social Service or Disability Care/Support workers. Helpers and volunteers of care and social services organisations.
The course will be suitable for people who may encounter PwDs in their work or community activities and need to ensure the safety of people with disabilities when required to interact and accompany them in the course of their work.
What are the qualifications required to sign up for the course?
Completed formal education of at least PSLE standard or equivalent.
What is the duration of the course?
Total course duration would be 1.5 days or 10 hours.
What is the course fees before funding?
$350 (*GST exempted)
How do I make payment to confirm my registration?
Payments may be made through either of the following:
Paynow to UEN
Interbank GIRO / Bank Transfer
Bank Name: DBS Bank Ltd
Bank Account Name : Runninghour Co-operative Limited
Account Number : 020-902806-2
Account Type : DBS Current Account
Please email the payment details including representative’s name, contact number and course title to email@example.com