Friday, December 25, 2009

Merry Xmas & A Happy New Year

Wishing everyone a Merry X'mas and a Blessed New Year. May you find the perfect balance to juggle your studies and CCA's. Let's bring NCC to greater heights together. Cheers.

Monday, December 07, 2009


Greetings, the SAF Chevrons Club will be organising an outdoor X'mas party on 19 Dec at Singapore Discovery Centre from 0930 to 1400 hr.
It's certainly value for money and the lunch spread will be absolutely mouth watering. Come join us and bring along your family members, relatives and friends to chill out and soak in the X'mas atmosphere. I am personally organising this party and looking forward to your support.
If you need tickets or for any enquiries, please let me know via e mail or by my handphone.
Thank you and looking forward to your great support. Please spread the word around. Cheers.

Monday, November 30, 2009


Kindly be informed that NCC cadets attending the Basic Diving Course, it is a modified course catered for NCC cadets only. The badge is only valid at NCC. It is not valid in the SAF as it is a modified course. For your kind info. I hope this info settles once and for all about this issue.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Colors Party for NCC 58th Cadet Officer Course Graduation Parade

Greetings, the 58th Cadet Officer Course Graduation Parade will be held on 11 Dec 2009 at NCC Campus. Selections will be on 4 Dec, 1600 hr at Blk 245 car park. Rehearsals will be on 10 Dec (PM) and 11 Dec (AM + PM). Listed below are the available appointments:

Parade RSM
Colors RSM
Conducting Spec 1
Conduting Specs 2
NCC Ensign
NCC Land Ensign
NCC Sea Ensign
NCC Air Ensign
Central Ensign
East Ensign
West Ensign
NCC Armed Escort
Land Armed Escort
Sea Armed Escort
Air Armed Escort
Central Armed Escort
East Armed Escort
West Armed Escort

If you are interested, kindly drop me an email by 1 Dec with the following details and the appointment you are applying for:

Rank & Name
Dist & School
Contact Number
E Mail Address

Saturday, November 14, 2009


Greetings, the NCC Dining In will be held on 2 Dec 09 at Pasir Laba Camp, Leaders Hall. Rehearsals for the Flag Party will be conducted on 1 Dec 09 (PM) and on 2 Dec 09 (AM + PM) I am requesting for volunteers to carry the NCC, NCC Land, NCC Sea and NCC Air Colors. I also need 6 Armed Escorts and a Colors RSM. If you are interested kindly drop me an e mail with the following details by 21 Nov 2009:

Contact Number:
E Mail Address:
The appt you are applying for:

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Conference of Asean Federation of Engineering Organization 2009

Greetings, HQ NCC requires 13 x Female Cadet Officers or Senior Cadets to be Flag Bearers for this event that will be held on 2 Dec 09, 0730 hr at Suntec Convention Hall.

You will be dressed in no.1 uniform for this event.

Rehearsals are as follows:

14 Nov, 0900 to 1130 hr at NCC Campus

17 Nov, evening at Suntec Convention Hall

If you are interested kindly drop me an e mail with the following data by 12 Nov 09:


Rank & Name

District & School Name

Contact Number

E Mail Address

Looking forward to your strong support.

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

35th School Band NCO Camp

Greetings, calling all Senior Cadets and Cadet Officers. If you are free from 2 to 6 Nov (next week) I require your kind services to be Drill Instructors for this camp. Refresher Training will be conducted tomorrow at NCC Campus, Blk 245 car park. Attire will be no.4 with beret. Thank you and looking forward to your support. Cheers.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Singapore Youth Olympic Games 2010


1. The Singapore Youth Olympic Games Committee is requesting for 100 volunteers from NCC to participate as Victory Ceremony Flag Bearers. Only NCC Cadet Officers are allowed to apply. Cadet Officers who are on Year 2 JC are prohibited from applying. Applicants must have a minimum height of 1.6m

2. Training sessions have been scheduled to level up your tasks as follows:

1st Briefing Session - 4/12/09 2 hr AM
2nd Briefing Session - 12/01/10 2 hr PM
1st Training Session - 15 to 20 Mar 10 3 hr AM
2nd Training Session - 12 to 17 Apr 10 3 hr AM
Friendship Games - 20 to 30 May 10 3hr PM
Integrated Training - 7 to 19 Jun 10 3 hr AM
Integrated Rehearsals - 2 to 11 Aug 10 3 hr PM
Youth Olympic Games - 14 to 26 Aug 10

3. The selection criteria are as follows:
a. Boys or Girls between 17 to 24 years
b. Able to commit at least 5 continuous day of volunteer hours during the Games time.
c. Ability to commit additional training and on site familiarization before the Games.
d. Confident to appear in public events.

4. Kindly note that you will be scheduled for shift duties during the games.

5. If you are interested and ready to take the challenge kindly submit the following data to me by 22 Nov 09 via my e mail at

a. Rank & Full Name
b. School / District
c. Contact Number (HP only)
d. E mail Address

6. Selections if required will be held on 28 Nov, 0900 hr at NCC Campus.

7. Looking forward to your enthusiastic responses and have a great day.

Monday, October 19, 2009

Design a Uniform for NCC Precision Drill Team

Greetings, calling out to all Cadets who are fashion designers. HQ NCC would like to seek your expertise, views and contribution to come up with a design for our Silent Precison Drill Team. The uniform used will be a signature attire whenever NCC Silent Precision Drill Team performs. If you have any designs to share with me, please drop me an e mail at Looking forward to your feedback and timely contributions.

Friday, October 09, 2009

NCC 55th Officer Cadet Course Graduation Parade

The NCC's 55th Officer Cadets Course Graduation Parade will be held on 10 Nov 09 at 1900 hr at NCC Campus. Drawing of no.1 uniforms will be on 5 & 6 Nov (PM) Rehearsals are scheduled on 9 Nov (PM) and 10 Nov (AM + PM). A selection date will be scheduled for the appointment holders in due course. Applicants must have attended the NCC Advanced Drills Course. The following parade appointment holders are available:

Emcee (male & female Cadet Offr)
Parade RSM (MSG)
Colors RSM (SSG/MSG)
Conducting Specs (1SG/MSG)
NCC Ensign
NCC Land Ensign
NCC Sea Ensign
NCC Air Ensign
Central Ensign
East Ensign
West Ensign
All Ensigns must minimum be a C/2LT except for NCC Ensign must be a C/LTA.
NCC, Land, Sea, Air, Central, East and West Armed Escorts must have a minimum rank of 1SG to participate. If you are interested kindly drop me an e mail with the following details:

Rank / Name:
Contact Number:
E Mail Address:

Looking forward to your participation.

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Bersemangat Raya at Chevrons Club

Greetings, with reference to my notice posted on 4 Sep on my blog. Is there anyone interested in joining the dinner. Good food from Hajah Maimunah Restaurant, entertainment from Suria artistes with lots of fun and games and lucky draws too. I will be able to get you members price. Please do let me know by this weekend if you need the tickets. Call or sms me at 96831027.

Thursday, September 17, 2009


Greetings, the 35th School Band NCO Camp will be conducted at 21 Evans Rd, CCAB from 2 to 5 Nov 2009. I am looking for 6 Cadet Officers and 18 Cadet Senior Specialists volunteers to assist me on conducting the drill program for this camp. The duration for assistance are as follows:

2 Nov = 1030 to 1130 hr
3 & 4 Nov = 0800 to 1000 hr
5 Nov = 0800 to 1700 hr
6 Nov = 0800 to 1830 hr

Breakfast will be provided from 2 to 4 Nov.
All meals will be provided on 5 Nov.
Transportation is yet to be confirmed.

If you are interested kindly drop me an e mail at by 5 Oct 09 with the following data:

District / School
Contact Number

Thursday, September 10, 2009

OCS Experiential Camp (6 to 8 Oct 09)

Attention all Cadet Officers. The OCS Experiential Camp is scheduled from 6 to 8 Oct 2009.
It would be a 3 days 2 night camp that would provide you a glimpse on the daily routine of an OCS cadet. If you are interested, kindly register with your District Commander. Register now as places are limited and going fast.

Friday, September 04, 2009

The SAF Warrant Officers and Specialist Club (THE CHEVRONS) is organising a Hari Raya celebrations dinner at the Club on 3 Oct 09, 1930 hr. If you are interested you can obtain the tickets from me. You can call me at 96831027 or drop me an e mail at Take this opportunity to have a family gathering, class reunion or a reunion with some of your friends. The food will be mouth watering, you will be entertained and there is a lucky draw too.
A great way to catch up with friends and rekindle strong family bonding. Hope to hear from you soon.

Sunday, August 30, 2009

Support for Central Senior Spec Course


Calling all Central District Cadet Officers. The Central SSC will be conducted from 7 to 9 Sep 09. So far only 17 Cadet Officers have come forward to assist. I need 41 Cadet Officers to smoothly conduct the course. Something is very wrong here. Central District Cadet Officers have always been a strong supporter of conducting courses and major events at NCC. Can somebody come forward and tell me what is holding you back from assisting HQ NCC or me. I need some answers. Thanks.

Thursday, August 27, 2009


Kindly be informed that there is a Basic Survival Training Course conducted during the September holidays. The first course is from 7 to 9 Sep for Central and East district while the second course is from 10 to 12 Sep for West, Sea and Air District. Cadet Officers and Cadets you can register for this course by contacting your respective District CSO, TCO or District Specialist. Registration closes on 2 Sep 09. The course capacity is 30 pax for each course. Wishing you all the best and Happy Surviving....

Friday, August 21, 2009



As of today, we have 2 ex-NSF's, 14 Cadet Officers and 2 ex-Cadet Specialist that have applied to join NCC as an Associate Member.
I would like you to come forward and join this scheme.
I hope to enlarge the pool of talented people and YOU will make that difference in moulding and shaping our young and impressionable Cadets.
If you are interested kindly drop me an e mail at
and i will send you the Terms of Reference and application form.
Kindly ensure that you attach a recent photo and sign on the application form.
Please pass the word around. Thank you and have a great day.

Tuesday, August 18, 2009


The PDS AI Course will be conducted by from 8 to 12 Sep 09. The venue is yet to be confirmed. Cadet Officers or Cadets that have attended the Basic PDS Course conducted by Hwa Chong or SAF MP Command are eligible to enrol for this course. If you are interested kindly drop me an e mail at with the following details: NRIC NO, Rank & Name, District/School, Contact No and E mail address by 23 Aug 09.

Thursday, August 13, 2009


Hi Everyone,

Swiss Winds will be performing at Hort Park Garden Tech 2009 Opening Ceremony.
Concert Band show at 4.30 pm, Saturday, 15th August 2009.

At Kreta Ayer Square for the CLAP Arts Appreciation Programme on Saturday 22nd August 2009
Concert Band show begins at 7.30 pm

Come down and support them. Bring along your Family and Friends and chill out with good music.

Friday, July 31, 2009


Calling all NCC cadets, old and new, come and support our marching contingent when we commence our city march from 1935 hr onwards. We will be taking the following route for the city march as follows:

1. Raffles Ave
2. Esplanade Dr
3. Fullerton Rd
4. Connaught Dr
5. Raffles Ave
6. F1 paddock (beside Spore Flyer)

Come and cheer them on as we lead with pride and dedication representing the Corps. Your strong support rallying them to march with gusto will be much appreciated. To all NCC cadets young and old present and past, i hope to see you there. Please pass the word around.

Thursday, July 30, 2009


Kindly be informed that our NCC Band (Swiss Winds) will be performing at Istana National Day Open House on this Sunday 2nd August 2009 from 1100 to 1145 hours. Come down and support them. Bring your family along and chill out to the exciting tunes of Swiss Winds, the Command Band of the National Cadet Corps.

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Your Pledge to Singapore

Dear All,

As a show of support for the NDP organisers, i kindly encourage you to log on to: to sign in your pledge of support for the nation. Some of the reflection questions are:

1. What does the Pledge mean to me?
2. I am proud to be a Singaporean because .......
3. My dream for Singapore is .....

Please send it to all your friends especially to your Cadet Officer and Cadet friends to participate and share their reflections, photos or videos in this website. Remember to sign off as NCC, the premier CCA in Singapore.

For the Nation

Thursday, July 23, 2009

ANNOUNCEMENTS - Army Half Marathon

Calling to all NCC Teachers, Cadet Officers and Cadets. Are you interested to represent NCC for the Army Half Marathon (21 km) run that will take place on 16 Aug 09. HQ NCC will sponsor a running attire for your participation. Interested participants must have at least completed a 16 km run training on their own. Kindly submit your details as follows:
NRIC NO:, Full Name, Age, Date of Birth, Address, Contact number, Singlet and shorts size and e mail address to my e mail at

Sunday, July 19, 2009


Announcement 1
The suspension on CCA activities has been lifted. NCC will resume all activities indicated on the NCC workplan from 1 Aug onwards.

Announcement 2
To all ex-Cadet Officers and Cadet Senior Specialist. You can now join NCC as a Associate Member. If you are interested kindly drop me an e mail at and i will send you the instruction and application form.

Thursday, July 02, 2009


Kindly be informed that NCC Day Parade for this year has been cancelled due to obvious reasons. The H1N1 flu. We need to contain and control the situation hence the need to cancel this year's celebrations. All activities at NCC has been suspended until 1 Sep 09. For your kind information. Please pass this vital message to all our Cadets in the Corps.

Sunday, June 21, 2009


I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the NDP NCC Marching Contingent Cadets and Cadet Officers for their resilience, endurance and determination for doing a fine job. Yesterday was our very first rehearsal at the Marina Floating Platform and our tenth rehearsal thus far. Despite the scorching sun, you soldiered on. Till today we have no casualties after 10 rehearsals. It's an amazing achievement and keep up the splendid performance. Looking forward to the next rehearsal.

Friday, June 05, 2009


The course will be conducted at Pulau Ubin from 15 to 17 June.
There are 24 slots available. If you are interested, contact your District Commander immediately. This is the first course of its kind at NCC. Badges will be awarded. Participants who pass the course will be the pioneers.

Thursday, May 21, 2009


Kindly be informed that no one has applied for Central Flag Escort and Air Pledge Taker.
Registration ends tomorrow at 1800 hr.

Sunday, May 17, 2009


Kindly note that due to lack of applicants for the Parade Commander appointment, the minimum rank now is C/LTA to apply for this post. Application closes on 22 May.

Saturday, May 16, 2009


26 Jun, 1400 to 1730 hr

3 Jul, 1400 to 2100 hr

17 Jul, 1400 to 2100 hr

24 Jul, 0900 to 2100 hr (Actual Day)

Monday, May 11, 2009


Kindly be notified that the NCC Day Parade selection for key parade appointments will be held on 23 May 2009, 0900 to 1200 hr at NCC Campus, Parade Square. Application is open to Cadet Officers and Cadets who have attended NCC Advanced Drills Course only. Listed below are the following appointments and the minimum rank required:

************ *********
Parade Commander C/CPT
Reserve P Comdr C/LTA
Parade RSM MSG
Reserve Parade RSM MSG
Colors RSM SSG
Reserve Colors RSM SSG
NCC Ensign C/2LT
Land Ensign C/2LT
Sea Ensign C/2LT
Air Ensign C/2LT
Central Ensign C/OFFR
East Ensign C/OFFR
West Ensign C/OFFR
GOH Land Cont Comdr C/LTA
GOH Land Cont 2IC C/2LT
GOH Sea Cont Comdr C/LTA
GOH Sea Cont 2IC C/2LT
GOH Air Cont Comdr C/LTA
GOH Air Cont 2IC C/2LT
GOH Girls Cont Comdr C/LTA
GOH Girls Cont 2IC C/2LT

Pacer 1 C/LTA
Pacer 2 C/LTA
Conducting Specs 1 1SG
Conducting Specs 2 1SG
NCC Escort SSG
Land Escort SSG
Sea Escort SSG
Air Escort SSG
Central Escort 1SG
East Escort 1SG
West Escort 1SG
Pledge Taker Land C/OFFR
Pledge Taker Sea C/OFFR
Pledge Taker Air C/OFFR
Reserve Ensign C/OFFR
Reserve Escort 1SG
Reserve Conducting Specs 1SG
Provost In Attendance C/OFFR
Provost In Attendance C/OFFR

If you are interested to attend the selections, kindly send me the following details to my e mail at by 22 May 09.
1. Rank & Name
2. District
3. Contact Number (Mobile numbers only)
4. School
5. E mail Address

Attire for the selections is no.4 uniform with beret. Depending on the appointment you are vying, you will be evaluated on your turnout, bearing, drills and commands. Wishing you Best of Luck.


Friday, April 10, 2009

NCC 57th Cadet Officers Graduation Ceremony

Greetings, i would like to convey my heartfelt thanks to the Key Appt Holders for an outstanding job. To the Supernumeraries, keep up the excellent job. Keep on sharpening your drill skills as the next major parade is the NCC Day Parade. The the Cadet Officers of the 57th batch, you RAWK. All the best to your future and always remember, "Live to fight another day"

Monday, March 23, 2009

Parade Appt Holders for 57th Cadet Officer Graduation Parade

Appointment Holders for 57th Cadet Officers Graduation Parade
I need volunteers for the u/m appointment for the a/m event.

The event will be held at NCC Campus on 9 Apr 2009.

Selected Appt Holders need to draw their no.1 uniform on 6 Apr, 1400 to 1700 hr.

Rehearsals will be on 8 Apr from 1830 to 2130 hr and 9 Apr from 0900 to 1600 hr

The Parade Appt are:

Parade RSM must be MSG

Colors RSM must be SSG or MSG

NCC Ensign must be C/LTA or C/CPT
Land Ensign must be C/2LT or C/Offr
Sea Ensign
must be C/2LT or C/Offr
Air Ensign
must be C/2LT or C/Offr
Central Ensign
must be C/2LT or C/Offr
East Ensign
must be C/2LT or C/Offr
must be C/2LT or C/Offr
NCC Armed Escort must be 1SG or SSG
Armed Escort must be 2SG or 1SG
Sea Armed Escort must be 2SG or 1SG
Air Armed Escort must be 2SG or 1SG
Central Armed Escort must be 2SG or 1SG
Armed Escort must be 2SG or 1SG
Armed Escort must be 2SG or 1SG
Conducting Specialist x 2 must be 1SG

If you are interested to participate kindly drop me a mail at with the following data by 29 Mar 09:

Rank & Name
Contact Number
E mail Address

Looking forward to yet another resounding graduation parade.


Thursday, March 19, 2009

Thank You

I would like to sincerely thank all Trainers for making NCC 4th Advanced Drills Course a resounding success. Your sacrifices, timeless efforts and passion has paid off as another batch of Cadet Officers and Cadets have graduated with flying colors. To all the graduands, I wish you all the success in your respective school units and remember that you are the pillar of knowledge when it comes to parades and ceremonies. Never stop refining your drill skills and give your best when undertaking a task. Remember, as a person you can't change the world but you can change the world for one person. To serve with pride and dedication.


Tuesday, March 03, 2009

NCC Advanced Drills Course

Greetings, there are still vacancies for Cadet Officers to enrol for the Advanced Drills Course . If you are interested, kindly e mail to me and cc to your District Commander by 5 Mar, 1700 hr. The pre course brief will be conducted on 6 Mar 09, 1600 hr at NCC theatrette. Please pass the info.

Saturday, February 28, 2009

To all the "Old Guard" of the NCC Cadet Officers, Supernumeraries, the present Cadet Officers and Supernumeraries, Thank You for making the Forum a successful event. I would like to thank everyone for making the Cohesion Night awesome and a memorable event. You people RAWK.

Saturday, February 21, 2009

Trainers for NCC Advanced Drills Course (16 to 19 Mar 09)

Greetings, I will be conducting the a/m course from 16 to 19 Mar 09 at NCC Campus. Here are the following appointments available for you to sign up.

1 x Course OIC - C/CPT only
1 x Course 2IC - C/LTA to C/Offr
2 x Course S1 - C/2LT or C/Offr
2 x Course S4 - C/2LT or C/Offr
1 x Course RSM - MSG only
5 x Platoon Commanders - C/LTA only
25 x Section Instructors - C/LTA to C/Offr
5 x Platoon Sergeants - MSG or SSG
10 x S4 Team - MSG to 1SG

Kindly note that you must be a Supernumerary to sign up as a Trainer. If you are interested drop me a mail with the following details:
Rank, Name, District, Contact Number & E mail address.

You will receive a confirmation reply in 2 weeks if your application to sign up is successful. Appreciate if you could pass the word around to all Supernumeraries. To provide quality training , I am looking at Instr / Trainee ratio of 1:10

Looking forward to working with you. Cheers.

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Program for Cadet Officers Forum - 27 Feb 09

Program for Cadet Officers Forum on 27 Feb 2009

1500 hr - Arrival of Cadet Officers / Registration

1530 hr - Refreshments served at the Dining Hall

1600 hr - Forum Commences

1605 hr - Opening Address by Commandant NCC

1615 hr - Questions & Answers session

1730 hr - End of Forum

1830 hr - Commencement of C/Offrs and Supernumeraries Cohesion

2200 hr - End of Cohesion

Monday, February 09, 2009

Cadet Officer Forum - 27 Feb 09

To all Cadet Officers, I would sincerely appreciate if you could e-mail to your respective District OIC's or you can e mail me the questions, inquiries or clarifications for the Forum by 16 Feb 09.

This would allow the panel to seek the correct advise and authority before answering to your questions. We hope to enlightened rather than leave you clueless after the Forum.

You are still allowed to raise your adhoc questions during the Forum. I sincerely hope the Forum would benefit you as well as HQ NCC. Please pass the word around on this issue and i look forward to your attendance. You are the vehicle of change in NCC and this would be a good platform to voice your concerns and have a chat with our new Commandant.

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Cadet Officer Forum and Cohesion

Greetings, kindly pass the word around that the Cadet Officers Forum is scheduled on 27 Feb, 1530 hr at NCC MPH. This would be followed by a Cohesion program organized by West District for all Cadet Officers & Supernumeraries. Please lock the date on your diary. Details will be posted on my blog soon.

Monday, January 26, 2009

Happy Lunar New Year

I would like to wish everyone a Happy Lunar New Year. This year will be tough but as the saying goes, When the going gets tough, the tough gets going. Gong Xi Fa Cai.

Monday, January 19, 2009

25 years of Total Defence

Every year on 15 February, Singapore commemorates Total Defence
Day to remind Singaporeans that everyone has a part to play in defending our country.

In 2009, we will be commemorating 25 years of Total Defence with Singaporeans sharing their thoughts on the question "What will you defend?"

You are specially invited to visit the
What will you defend? website and
tell us through a video of less than 2 minutes about what
you will defend.
It could be your family, your dreams, your achievements or even
your childhood memories, because these are important things worth cherishing and defending.

Use your personal email address to join the online video contest and
stand a chance of winning the top prize of a MacBook 2.1GHz worth S$1,500.00 or in the weekly draw, an iPod Shuffle worth S$108.00!

So, step up and tell us: What will you defend?

We look forward to seeing your entry online!

More information can be found at

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Assistance from Supernumeraries

Bukit View Secondary School will be organising a major parade in Apr 09. Cadet Officers who are Supernumeraries who would like to assist kindly contact me by phone or e - mail. All rehearsals will be conducted in the afternoon from 1500 to 1700 hr. Below are the rehearsal dates:

02 Feb briefing
09 Feb 1st pract
02 March 2nd pract
09 March 3rd pract
16 March 4th pract
23 March 1st Combine Speech Day rehearsal
30 March 2nd Combine Speech Day rehearsal
09 April Speech Day Full Dress Rehearsal
13 April Final Rehearsal (reserve date)
17 April Speech Day

Friday, January 09, 2009


The Cadet Officers Forum will be held on 20 Feb 09, 1530 hr at NCC MPH. This would be followed with the Cadet Officers & Supernumeraries Cohesion from 1830 to 2200 hr. More details would be released soon once the program is finalized. Please spread the word around. Your kind presence is crucial for the success of this event to occur annually. Thank you.

Monday, January 05, 2009

Could all the Parade Appointment Holders and Flag Party for Commandant's Change of Command and 56th Cadet Officers Course Graduation Parade kindly return your no.1 uniform by 9 Jan 09. If you fail to comply, you will be barred from drawing out no.1 uniform in the future. Your kind co-operation is greatly appreciated.