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Target Audience
Dialysis assistants who just joined the dialysis industry.

This course will develop skills, knowledge, and attitude of the trainees, which will make them a part of a safe, effective, and caring dialysis team.

Activity Highlights: Visit to Water Treatment Plant Sg. Selangor Phase 2 at Bestari Jaya, Selangor

RM 2,500.00 (The course fee does not cover accommodation / transport / food during the training period)

The period of training is 3 months.

National Kidney Foundation (NKF) Training Centre, 3 Two Square, Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Entry Requirements

  • Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
  • Minimum of one (1) year working experience in a haemodialysis unit.
  • Certified medically fit by a registered medical practitioner within ONE (1) month of the start date.
  • A candidate with any of the following medical conditions cannot be admitted into the programme: HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, mental health disorders, epilepsy and colour blindness.
  • The sponsored candidate must have full secondment and a form of endorsement from their employer, which must be attached to the application.
  • Self-sponsored candidates are also welcome to apply.

Course Subjects

  • Basic Medical Science
  • Technical aspects in haemodialysis (including principals and dynamics of dialysis, machine operation, troubleshooting)
  • Care of patient in haemodialysis (psychological, physical care, nutrition, complications & it’s management, rehabilitative)
  • Infection control practices in haemodialysis

Activity Highlights

A visit to a Water Treatment Plant will be organised to get an in-depth view of water treatment.

Training Program

The course will be conducted on a full-time basis at the National Kidney Foundation of Malaysia (NKFM) Training Centre, Petaling Jaya. Clinical experience will be gained primarily in the NKF haemodialysis centres in Klang Valley.


A Certificate of Competency will be awarded to those trainees who have successfully completed the course and passed the examinations.