New Psychology programs with National Council Social Services funding

New Psychology programs with National Council Social Services funding

By: ASAS School

August 20, 2019

Arium School of Arts & Sciences would like to update you on new Professional Certificate psychology courses approved for funding from National Council of Social Service (NCSS).


Eligibility Requirements
1. If you are an Singaporean Citizen or Permanent Resident, and an eligible staff/volunteer from NCSS member Agencies and MSF-funded Agencies, you can receive up to $150 in additional subsidies.

2. Applicants must achieve a minimum 75% attendance. The total absenteeism period with valid reasons (such as medical leave) should not exceed 25% of the course duration.

3. Applicants must pass all the required assessments in order to be eligible for VCF funding.

Our Professional Certificate courses are $500.


Ref No.
PAS00001930 Professional
Certificate in Forensic Psychology
4 Sep 2019 – 30 Oct 2019 $500
($350 after NCSS funding)
PAS00001785 Professional Certificate
in Developmental Psychology
1 Oct 2019 – 19 Nov 2019
PAS00001786 Professional Certificate in
Child Development
1 Oct 2019 – 17 Dec 2019
PAS00001931 Professional
Certificate in Cognitive Psychology
11 Oct 2019 – 29 Nov 2019
PAS00001788 Professional
Certificate in Behavior Modification
11 Oct 2019 – 10 Jan 2020
PAS00001790 Professional Certificate in
Social Psychology
24 Oct 2019 – 19 Dec 2019



1. Eligible applicants should register their course participation directly with ASAS.

2. There is a one-time registration fee of $30 (non-refundable).
Course materials are not included: course notes $20 to $30;
Textbooks are not compulsory, $80 to $150.

3. Applicants submit a Training Grant application via the NCSS e-Services at least 1 month before the course commencement (subject to approval).

4. Once approved, applicants must forward the NCSS approval email to ASAS as proof of funding eligibility.


Withdrawal from course

Please note that applicants who are unable to attend the course must email NCSS directly to withdraw their applications at least 2 weeks before the course starts.