Game For Life for Youth-At-Risk

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Course Category:

Children, Youth and Family

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Fees (Please note that the fees listed are for your reference only. The final course fee may vary.)
Name Fee (Excludes GST) Fee (Includes GST)
Course Fee (Before Funding) $ 400.00 $ 428.00
Course fee (Local – After VCF subsidy capped at $240 per day) $ 287.85 $ 308.00


The Game For Life for Youth-At-Risk, GFL (YAR), provides a framework for the planning and execution of sports or arts intervention programmes for practitioners working with youth-at-risk. It addresses commonly identified social-emotional needs that impact the growth and development of youths as a base to identify the core values and attributes that agencies can focus on to shape desired behaviours and attitudes. Participants will be provided with the knowledge of the framework with opportunities to apply it for their own respective programme goals.

Target Participants:

The target audience includes all youth work and social work professionals, and individuals who are involved in planning and/or executing programmes for youth-at-risk in their area of work.

No pre-requisite is required for this course.

Learning Outcome:

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

1. Explain the features of GFL(YAR) Framework
2. Relate areas of youth development needs to sports/arts programmes conducted for youth-at-risk.
3. Apply the GFL (YAR) framework in planning sports/arts programmes for youth-at-risk.


Please note that this course will be conducted online via Zoom (click to learn more about Zoom). Successful applicants will be able to access and download course materials from LearningCloud upon course confirmation. They will also be given the URL to join the Zoom course session with a unique password via email. Participants will be required to use their Name (as per NRIC) as the Zoom ID to be given access to the Zoom course session and will have to enable video view while the session is in progress.

Please note that all training session(s) will be recorded as part of funding requirements and audit purposes. Learners will be required to have their camera turned on throughout the session(s). By agreeing to attend this course, Learners are deemed to have consented for their participation to be recorded.

Blended learning (facilitated classroom training and online course materials)
Online course materials: Learners will be required to access the online resources prior to the facilitated classroom training session.

Learners who meet the attendance criteria will be awarded with an electronic Certificate of Attendance from SSI. You will receive an email notification when your e-Cert is ready for download in your NCSS e-Services account.

Fee Remarks:

VCF subsidy is applicable only to eligible NCSS member/ MSF Funded VWO participants. Terms and conditions apply.

Trainer Profile:

Alan Ch'ng is currently a member of Sport Singapore's (Sport SG) panel of consultants for Leadership and Character Development through Sport. He was the project consultant to Sport SG's character development framework, the "Game For Life" (GFL). He conducts training in the GFL and its adaptation for teachers, coaches and youth workers."

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