A collaboration between the Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) and Republic Polytechnic (RP), this course is hosted under the auspices of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
The course delivers knowledge and skills that are organised into six themes:
- Sports Eco-System
- Governance for Sports
- Sports Science
- Sports Events and Facilities Management
- Sports Coaching
- Careers in Sports
These are important building blocks to enhance the competencies of executives for the planning and delivery of various types of sports programmes in schools, community or for commercial undertakings.
The continual upgrading of the knowledge and skills in these areas are becoming increasingly important to support the growth of the sports, health, and event management industry.
Who should attend
Various stakeholders in the sports industry, including:
- Sports administrators from the National Sports Associations
- Educators and CCA leaders from schools and institutions of higher learning
- Executives from the public agencies dealing with community sports
- Private enterprises doing businesses for sports
It aims to raise the general awareness of the Olympic Movement, various sporting systems in place both nationally and regionally and to foster unity and promote continual learning amongst sports industry stakeholders.
Participants will be exposed to a wide array of issues that include the sports ecosystem, marketing and sponsorships, sports science, athlete management, coaching and facilities management.
Participants will receive two certificates, one from the IOC and one from Republic Polytechnic respectively.
Participants must meet the required attendance of 75% and complete assignments in order to receive the certificates.
14, 16, 21, 23, 28 and 30 October 2020
6.30pm to 10.00pm, 21 Curriculum Hours
This course is conducted online.
Full Course Fee
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
Singapore Citizens OR Singapore PR
Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below OR Singapore PR
•Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
•All fees quoted are inclusive of 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 the time of publishing.