Registration and Eligibility

Registration Details

Stage 1
Sponsoring institutions / companies to indicate the number of competitors that they wish to field for each of the skills areas using the Stage 1 Registration Form and submit via email to Rahimah_Sarbani@ssg.gov.sg.

The closing date is Fri 8 Dec 2017.

Stage 2
Sponsoring institutions / companies will be notified of the number of competitors that they may field for each skills areas latest by Fri 26 Jan 2018.

Sponsoring institutions / companies are to submit the details of the competitors for each of the skills areas using the Stage 2 Registration Form and submit via email to Rahimah_Sarbani@ssg.gov.sg.

The closing date for submission of details is Mon 7 May 2018.

Eligibility

Singapore Citizens only. Competitors must not be older than 21 years of age (as at 1 Jan 2018) except for following skill areas:

Skill Areas Age Limit (as at 1 Jan 2018)
Aircraft Maintenance 24
Cyber Security 24
Information Network Cabling 24
Mechatronics 24
Rapid Transit Systems 25

Undergoing or have completed relevant training/course at an education institution or company.

Sponsoring institutions intending to field NS-liable competitors are advised to field competitors graduating in Mar 2019 or later.

NS Liability – ITE Competitors

Male Nitec competitors graduating in Dec 2018 – advisable to field those who are likely to progress to Higher Nitec or Polytechnics.

Male Higher Nitec competitors graduating in Mar 2018 or later – advisable to field those who are likely to obtain Physical Employment Status (PES) ‘A’ or ‘B’ and attain at least a Silver grade in their National Physical Fitness Awards (NAPFA) within 6 months of WSS 2018 Finals.

NS Liability – Polytechnic Competitors

Male Polytechnic competitors graduating in Mar 2018 – advisable to field those who are likely to obtain Physical Employment Status (PES) ‘A’ or ‘B’.

Attain at least a Silver grade in their National Physical Fitness Awards (NAPFA) within 6 months of WSS 2018 Finals.

This enhances the chances of being granted NS deferment so that the best will be able to represent Singapore at WSC.