Responder for Resilience Programme
Are you interested in joining the Singapore Red Cross as a first aider, psychological first aider, and ElderAid volunteer who befriends the isolated elderly?
If so, join our Responder for Resilience training programme (worth $500+) to acquire various skills and be deployed for various volunteering opportunities as a First Aider or an ElderAid volunteer with the Singapore Red Cross Society (SRC). You can do your part to build a resilient community!
About this programme
This training programme focuses on strengthening the Singapore Red Cross’ role in meeting the humanitarian needs in the community both in Singapore and abroad to support the transformative initiative, One Billion Coalition, by the International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC). The objectives include the following:
Building an organisation that is “ Making A National Impact - Being of Global and Regional Significance”
Building ONE Strong National Society - Strengthening the Foundation Departments
Building Resilient Communities in Singapore and Beyond through meaningful, relevant, dynamic programmes
Minimum 16 years old and above
Must attend all three (3) courses to complete this programme
What can you expect?
The two-weekend programme is consist of the following courses*:
Standard First Aid + AED (2 days)
Psychological First Aid (1 day)
Befriending (1 day)
Upon completion, you will be able to:
Be certified as a First Aider to perform life-saving skills
Provide psychological support to uplift and support affected persons
Demonstrate befriending skills and forge ethical bonds with beneficiaries
UPDATE - Thank you for the overwhelming response, our classes are fully registered for 2023.
Do click on the registration links below for 2024 Responder for Resilience classes!
Kindly note that if payment is not received within the payment period, you will automatically be part of the waiting list.
If you have any SFA, PFA or Befriending valid license or certificate, you will be exempted and attend the other trainings. Please click here to sign up.
If you do not possess any SFA, PFA, or Befriending license / certifications, please click/ scan below to register through our Volunteer Portal.
IMPORTANT: Screening is required, and only shortlisted applicants who have successfully made payment will receive a confirmation email.