Basic Sports Science (BSS) Course

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The Basic Sports Science (BSS) Course is an introduction to various sports science concepts which will aid participants in their pursuit of other Sport Singapore Courses.

It is mainly conducted in a classroom format where participants are guided with theoretical knowledge and practical applications for the topics of Anatomy & Injury Prevention and Strength & Conditioning.

The BSS course is a pre-requisite for Sport Singapore's Sports Trainer, SG-Coach and Fitness Instructor courses.

Topics
Introduction to Exercise & Sports Science 
Basic Principles of Training 
Physiology I
Physiology II
Anatomy & Injury Prevention I
Anatomy & Injury Prevention II
Biomechanics I
Biomechanics II
Psychology I
Psychology II
Nutrition I
Nutrition II
Strength & Conditioning I
Strength & Conditioning II
Examination 

 

Entry
  • Minimum age of 18 years old.
  • The course will be delivered through a series of theory and practical sessions where course participants are expected to participate actively through listening, discussion and demonstration. The course and assessment will be conducted in English and it is recommended, although not required, that participants possess a credit in the English Language at the GCE “O” / “N” Levels or Employability Skills System (ESS) of Level 5.

Assessment

  • Participants must meet the required attendance of 80% for lessons (at least 12 out of 14 lessons) to be eligible to sit for the written assessment.
  • Participants who score a minimum of 70 out of 100 multiple-choice questions will be issued with a Certificate of Achievement. Those who do not meet the minimum score of 70, will be able to sit for a re-assessment.

Venue
Republic Poly, 9 Woodlands Ave 9, Singapore 738964

Course Fees
$353.10 (including GST)

Re-assessment Fee of $53.50 is applicable.

Assessment

  • Participants must meet the required attendance of 80% for lessons (at least 12 out of 14 lessons) to be eligible to sit for the written assessment.
  • Participants who score a minimum of 70 out of 100 multiple-choice questions will be issued with a Certificate of Achievement. Those who do not meet the minimum score of 70, will be able to sit for a re-assessment.

Course Information and Registration

For more information OR to register your interest, please contact our partner, Republic Polytechnic at ACE-Help@rp.edu.sg  

BSS Waiver
Waiver and exam-only pathways are given to graduates with relevant qualifications. Please check the full list
here.

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