Senior learning is a national effort by many players in the landscape. Other learning sources that offer various courses for seniors are:
PA Senior Academy
The People’s Association Senior Academy (SA) aims to encourage more seniors, 50 years old and above, to pursue lifelong learning aspirations and lead an active lifestyle. Senior Academy offers a wide array of accessible and affordable senior-friendly programme to enable seniors to be socially, mentally and economically active. Taught by qualified and passionate PA Trainers, seniors will be able to pursue new hobbies through the Golden Hobbyist Series, acquire essential skills, experiences and work opportunities through the Golden Work Series as well as stay relevant and enrich their lifestyle by attending IT-related courses under the Seniors for Smart Nation programme. In addition, seniors are also able to go through a structured Certificate in Senior Wellness Programme and graduate with knowledge on essential life skills that are useful and practical to daily lives.
For enquiries, please contact PA_Lifeskills_Lifestyle@pa.gov.sg
or call 9081 5580 / 8344 4129 (Weekdays, 9am to 6pm, except Public Holidays).
You can also visit the PA Senior Academy Webpage for more information.
RSVP Singapore – The Organisation of Senior Volunteers (RSVP)
RSVP Singapore conducts various IT courses to promote lifelong learning and basic IT skills among seniors, with the help of volunteer seniors teaching other seniors. Over the years, RSVP's Cyberguide volunteers have trained thousands of seniors at the RSVP Infocomm Centre at RSVP's premises.
For enquiries, please contact email@example.com
or call 6259 0802.
NTUC U Live Community
Initiated by the Labour Movement and established in 2009, U Live is a vibrant community that engages mature workers and active agers to lead a better quality of life in their golden years. U Live strongly advocates for ageless workplaces, fair employment practices, lifelong learning opportunities, healthy living and positive ageing experiences to encourage active agers to remain employed, enriched and engaged.
In addition, U Live offers many relevant and quality programming in the areas of Health and Wellness, Life Skills, Lifestyle, Performing Arts and Sports, to help active agers discover new passions, interests and life experiences. Active agers in pursuit of practical knowledge and essential skills to remain in productive employment or purposeful retirement can now embark on a framework of experiential learning-based modules under U Live Active 55+ Programme. For those keen on inspiring others as mentors and aspire to give back to the community, U Live has several interest-based and general leadership development programmes and senior volunteerism platforms.
Start living a Happy, Healthy, Productive and Purposeful life with U Live!
For more information, you can visit the U Live Webpage (www.ulive.sg) or their Facebook Page (www.facebook.com/ulive.sg). For enquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 6582 3605 (Weekdays, 9.30am to 5pm, except Weekends and Public Holidays).