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The National Silver Academy (NSA) is a network of Post-Secondary Education Institutions (ITE's, polytechnics, universities and arts institutions) and Voluntary Welfare Organisations offering a wide range of learning opportunities for Seniors (aged 50 years and above).

Seniors can choose to attend any of the following short courses and exam-free modules offered by Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

Short Courses 
(Note: Those under 50 years old are also welcome to apply for the short courses.)
Course TitleStart Date - End Date
Basic Dog Grooming7 Apr 2018
Bloom in Harmony - Flower Arrangement8 Mar 2018
Digital Photography5 - 6 Feb 2018 (English)
8 - 9 Feb 2018 (Mandarin)
Financial Planning For Retirement16 Jun 2018
Guide on Car Maintenance22 - 23 Mar 2018 (Run 1)
10 - 13 Apr 2018 (Run 2)
Internet For Business & Social NetworkingTBC
Knowing About DiabetesMar 2018 (TBC)
Life-Saving Skills (CPR and First Aid for Choking)6 Mar 2018
Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) for Success9 - 10 Apr 2018
Photography for Social Media5 - 6 Feb 2018
Practical Indoor Fishkeeping and Aquascaping28 Feb 2018
Social Media Marketing12 & 13 Mar 2018
Social Media Quickstarter (Android OS)10 Mar 2018
Social Media Quickstarter (IOS)10 Mar 2018
Sustainable Indoor Gardening20 Jun 2018
Therapeutic Massage for Dogs13 Jan 2018 (Run 2)
21 Apr 2018 (Run 3)

Exam-Free Modules

The exam-free modules are essentially audit modules, whereby seniors can sit into a class as observers without needing to complete any formal assessment. These modules form part of a CET Diploma course, and cover in-depth knowledge and skills in the specified domain area (such as Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Accountancy, and Engineering).

Exam-Free Modules
Note: These Exam-Free modules are only open to Singaporean Seniors aged 50 years and above.)
Course TitleStart Date - End Date
Language & LiteracyTBC
Children's Health And Socio-Emotional Well-BeingTBC
Accounting & FinanceTBC
Principles Of MarketingTBC
Internetworking EssentialsTBC

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