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Basic Counselling for Exempt Nursing Staff (Management)

Course objective

This programme aims to equip the Registered Nurses (exempt) with the theoretical framework to counselling, and to apply the counselling skills to staff, patients and their families effectively using the problem-solving approach.

Course content

  1. The Counsellor’s values and the therapeutic process
  2. Ethical issues in counselling practice
  3. Counselling skills
  4. Conduct basic counselling with a problem-solving model
  5. Principles for managing reluctant and resistance clients


2 days


8am to 5pm

Course fees

$200 (excluding GST)

Target audience

Nurse Clinicians, Nurse Educators, Acting Nurse Clinicians, Senior Nurse Managers.


Written assessment

Award certification

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded:

  • A certificate 
  • 8 CPE points 


Please contact the course coordinator for the training dates.


National Heart Centre Singapore
Nursing Development Unit
Level 11, 5 Hospital Drive
Singapore 169609

Click here for directions to NHCS.

Contact person

Ms Nazeera Binte Hamzah
Tel: (65) 6704 2151

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