Description of Programme
The famous “Guns of Singapore” was a grand scheme 20 years in the making – designed by the British to defend not just Singapore, but its Empire in the Pacific and Indian oceans. Learn how the scheme was put together, the myths surrounding the mighty coastal artillery guns, and what led to the fall of Singapore in World War II. Visit authentic World War II sites at Labrador Park and Fort Siloso, and learn about the Battle for Singapore in World War II. Bond with your colleagues through a trivia quiz and Amazing Race set inside historic Fort Siloso itself. Sites Covered: a. Labrador Park b. Fort Siloso
Learning Objective / Total Defence Pillars
1. Military & Psychological, Defence, Singapore Military History
2. Understand the link between the history of Fort Siloso and evolving British strategy
3. Gain a visual orientation of the various coastal gun positions
Session 1: 0830 – 1230hrs
Session 2: 1300 – 1700hrs
Pricing (per participant)
WITH TRANSPORT: 1 COACH & 1 FACILITATOR
Min. 20 - 25 pax : $42.00
26 - 31 pax : $33.00
32 - 38 pax: $27.00
WITHOUT TRANSPORT: 1 FACILITATOR
Min/Max 20 pax: $25.00
Terms and Conditions
a. The units will be allowed to make a one-time amendment to their booking, to be communicated to SHC in writing at least ten working days before the conduct of the NE Activity.
b. If the units submit an amendment to their booking less than ten working days before the conduct of the NE Activity, they will be charged an amendment fee.
a. SHC will charge the full amount per participant who is absent from the NE Activity without any valid reason.
b. The charges will be waived in full for absent participants with a valid reason, subject to a maximum of 10 per cent of the agreed number of participants.
c. The following valid reasons for absenteeism are:
c.i. Submit a valid medical certificate or relevant medical documentation, or
c.ii. Furnish certain compelling reasons which are unrelated to work commitments, such as compassionate leave
d. Relevant documentation must be provided within 5 working days of the completion of the NE Activity.
a. In the event that units request cancellation of confirmed NE Activities, SHC may impose cancellation charges on these units, if a cancellation notice is not received (in writing) at least 10 working days prior to the confirmed date of the Activity. The cancellation charges will be as follows:
Cancellation notice (No. of Working Days) before confirmed date of NE Activity and maximum cancellation charges:
Less than 10 working days' notice - 10% of total fees for all participants
Less than 2 working days' notice - 50% of total fess for all participants
Less than 1 working days' notice - 100% of total fees