Grow Your Reach with a Personal Brand Video – for Tourist Guides

Short Course / 2 days

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

Grow your reach in the digital space with a personal brand video at the end of a practical workshop co-facilitated by @misstamchiak, a popular social media influencer!

Improving the market reach and business savviness for tourist guides. Singapore Tourism Board has made an open call to upskill the tourist guides, especially in the technology area.

Learning Outcomes

  • Personal Branding
  • Tips on taking videos with a phone
  • Effective use of social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook


Application Period: 15 Jul – 24 Aug 2021
Course Date: 14 – 15 Sept 2021
Duration: 2 days and 1 online consultation
Time: 9am to 5pm

Mode of Course ( F2F Class / Online ) : TBC

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

This course consists of 3 modules:

Day 1
  • Understand the “what” and “why” of personal branding
  • Identify a personal brand statement
  • Introduction to popular online platforms and videos
  • Learn important tips on videography with mobile phones
  • Hands-on practice session
Day 2
  • Acquire the techniques of video editing/captioning
  • Refine your personal brand statement
  • Learn to make a storyboard/script for your brand video
  • Create a 1-min personal brand video
Online Consult

1-min personal brand video to be posted on social media platforms for one-on-one online critique and discussion (within 1 week).


A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass assessments.

Entry Requirements

Applicants with any of the following qualifications are invited to apply for the course:

All tourist guides. No entry requirements, other than equipped with a mobile phone with image capturing capabilities.

Course Fees

Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.
The course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit. For more information on the SkillsFuture Credit click here.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Singapore Citizens (SC) below the age of 40 years$240.75
Singapore Citizens (SC) aged 40 and above$90.75
Singapore Permanent Residents (PR)$240.75
Enhanced Training Support for SME Scheme (for SC & SPR)$90.75
Others (and Repeat Students)$802.50
Full Course Fee$802.50