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National Registry of Coaches (NROC)

The NROC was created in 2003 to raise the standards and professionalism of sports coaching in Singapore. It aims to ensure that sport coaches have the technical qualifications and to ensure that practicing coaches continue to improve while providing a safe environment for their athletes.

*PLEASE NOTE: All coaches need to attain minimal NROC (Provisional) status by 31st DEC 2018.

More information can be found on https://www.sportsingapore.gov.sg/athletes-coaches/coaches-corner/national-registry-of-coaches

WHAT COURSES DO YOU NEED TO PASS TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR PROVISIONAL NROC REGISTRATION (For Gymnastics)

  1. Values and Principles in Sport
  2. Standard First Aid and AED
  3. General Gymnastics (technical)/MAG L1,2,3/WAG L1,2,3/RG L1,2,3/TRA L1,2, by Singapore Gymnastics

WHAT COURSES DO YOU NEED TO PASS TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR FULL NROC REGISTRATION (For Gymnastics)

  1. General Gymnastics (Technical)/MAG L1,2,3/WAG L1,2,3/RG L1,2,3/TRA L1,2, by Singapore Gymnastics
  2. SG-Coach Theory Level 1 (by Singapore Gymnastics)
  3. Standard First Aid and AED
  4. Values and Principles in Sport
  5. Basic Sports Science*

*Candidates would have to complete this course within 3 years on gaining PROVISIONAL NROC status

**If (1) was attained before 27th March 2015, BSS is not required

Values and Principles in Sport (VPS) workshop:

The VPS is a full-day course jointly organized by Sport Singapore and the Ministry of Education (MOE). This workshop aims to enable participants to design their own coaching philosophies and to design sport programmes with the ‘Game for Life’ framework and leverage values and attributes in the development of a successful sports team.

More information can be found on https://www.sportsingapore.gov.sg/sports-education/values-and-principles-in-sports

Remaining course dates for 2017:

November 7th, 13th
December 11th, 19th

 

Basic Sports Science Course

The Basic Sports Science (BSS) course will introduce participants to various sports science concepts. Participants will be guided with theoretical knowledge and practical applications on Anatomy & Injury Preventon, as well as Strength & Conditioning.

More information can be found on https://www.sportsingapore.gov.sg/athletes-coaches/coaches-corner/singapore-coach-excellence-programme-sg-coach/basic-sports-science-course

 

Remaining course dates for 2017:

Intake Course and Exam Dates
BSS Intake 34 3 to 26 October 2017
6 November 2017 (Exam)

20 November 2017 (Re-exam)

BSS Intake 35 14 October to 4 November 2017
15 November 2017 (Exam)

1 December 2017 (Re-exam)

BSS Intake 36 28 October to 18 November 2017
29 November 2017 (Exam)

13 December 2017 (Re-exam)

BSS Intake 37 21 November to 14 December 2017
3 January 2018 (Exam)

17 January 2018 (Re-exam)

BSS Intake 38 2 to 25 January 2018
7 February 2018 (Exam)

21 February 2018 (Re-exam)

BSS Intake 39 13 January to 3 February 2018
14 February 2018 (Exam)

28 February 2018 (Re-exam)

BSS Intake 40 27 January to 24 February 2018
7 March 2018 (Exam)

21 March 2018 (Re-exam)

BSS Intake 41 27 February to 22 March 2018
4 April 2018 (Exam)

18 April 2018 (Re-exam)