Game for Life – Practical

The SportSG Game for Life (GFL) framework teaches coaches how to intentionally include performance, moral and social values into a session plan. The practical micro-teaching activities will help coaches transform their coaching philosophies into meaningful actions and activities that impart the real value of sport to athletes. The GFL approach is part of the Values and Principles in Sport (VPS) module created by SportSG and MOE. GFL is recognised by OIC as an Olympic Values Education Programme (OVEP).

Programme Outline

- E-learning (2 hours)
o GFL framework
o How to design a GFL session plan
o Online discussion with other participants and trainers

- Practical session (4 hours)
o Review of VPS and GFL
o Demonstration of GFL in action (all participants will be athletes)
o Break into groups for GFL session planning
o Group-based micro-teaching with rest of participants playing athletes

- Develop and submit GFL session plan (2 hours)
o Trainers will review session plans and give feedback over online learning portal
o E-certificate to be issued once feedback given by trainer on session plan
o To be completed within 2-days of the GFL course
o Feedback and certificate to be issued within a week

Entry Requirements / Pre-requisite

This workshop is suitable for sports coaches, PE teacher and educators with a keen interest on using sport as a platform for character development.

Certification

Joint certificate of achievement participation will be issued by CoachSG and RP 

Target Audience

NROC coaches, PE teacher, outdoor instructors, corporate trainers, anyone active in teaching values through sport and games.

Course Date 

9 November 2020

Course Duration 

8 hours (4 hours non-contact and 4 hours practical) 

Course Venue

RP ACE @ Woodlands


Full Course Fee (Others) Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-employed Singapore Citizens & SPR Singapore Citizens aged below 40 OR Singapore PR
$181.90 $18.19 $20.57 $54.57


Notes:
• Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
• All fees quoted are inclusive of 7% GST.

• From 1 July 2020, Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) and fee subsidy under WTS will cease. WTS will be replaced by Workfare Skills Support Scheme (WSS). For more information on WSS, please refer to https://www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html.

Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants.

All information is accurate at time of publishing.

Last updated on 27 Oct 2020

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Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.