About Us

Training by Glen (Academy of Self-sufficiency Singapore): Is for your self development and personal empowerment for innate and useful personal life skills & abilities. We train people to move better, get fitter, stronger, more athletic, more knowledgeable, and capable through important/practical skills, etc, that will help them become a better version of themselves, independently. To become a far better version of oneself – we offer highly personalized, scientific & progressive coaching & education, to the highest degree possible and as comprehensively as possible, to ensure you are best understood, taught & coached, so that you will acquire the abilities you want, most effectively, and learn everything as deeply and as quickly as possible. Train up yourself, so that you can fall back on yourself and count on yourself to be capable and get things done, and take care of yourself independently. Be stronger and more capable for yourself, so you can help yourself and help others too. Become better, more confident and capable, self sufficiently.. it’s time for you to elevate yourself!

Why we exist: Many individuals are increasingly becoming detached from self-reliance and self-sufficiency. Our goal is to be a forward-thinking hub that provides training and lessons to preserve and encourage these essential aspects, supporting both our collective advancement as humans, and preparedness for crises that may separate us. As a forward-thinking hub, we address common obstacles to learning, such as; the lack of understanding and catering to unique learning needs, as well as poor working relationships between educators/coaches and learners/trainees – which lead to poor communication and results. We strive to reform widespread harmful practices by promoting more effective and healthier teaching methodologies & practices, and demonstrating how they actually benefit everyone more effectively.
By improving these areas, we enable learners/trainees to acquire skills/abilities more deeply and quickly, help set a positive example for others, and create a ripple effect of more positive changes for people everywhere. (Click to expand to read more details)

What are our solutions? – We aim to provide a comprehensive range of training and lessons focused on self-reliance and self-sufficiency. We personalize the training for each learner/trainee, as much as possible, and offer in-depth coaching/teaching, to help them become independent in their skills and understanding more quickly and efficiently, without wasting time on the unnecessary. Our goal is to set a positive example by making highly individualized learning/training more accessible to more people locally and worldwide. This approach helps people learn faster and more effectively, improves industry standards, and enhances social dynamics in areas that could use improvement. As we foster a culture of integrity – we uphold utmost honesty with our clients/learners/trainees at all times, saving them valuable time and money, and helping them reap the most overall benefits. This commitment to honesty helps everyone grow optimally, setting a positive example within our industry, and broadly contributing positively to people locally and globally. We contribute to people by promoting open, productive, and healthy communication between teachers/coaches and clients/learners/trainees. Our commitment to scientific, logical, and evidence-based approaches in our training/lessons and services ensures that our trainees/learners experience genuine progress without being swayed by passing trends or gimmicks prevalent in the industry/market. We also aim to progressively improve methods and systems of doing things, that will contribute to helping more people. Ultimately, our efforts enhance the quality of coaching/teaching and training/learning, as well as contributing to broader social improvements in general. We aim to bridge gaps and provide equitable solutions for learning essential life skills/abilities. Additionally (to elaborate further), we strive to build a more gracious society through our work, creating a ripple effect that encourages people to treat each other better and help one another more. (Click to expand to read more details)

Our vision and mission: To help as many people as possible, to most quickly/efficiently/deeply acquire & learn the skills/abilities they need, and become more capable, independently. To use and continuously improve on systems of teaching & training people for self development, and promoting the proper practices of learning/training-coaching to more people at large. To help contribute to making alternative learning/training opportunities much more accessible. Additionally, we strive to cultivate greater graciousness among people, as a parallel pursuit. In summary; to cultivate more effective systems and practices pertaining to learning/training for self development more effectively, grounded in hard science, thorough logical frameworks and progressive approaches, and inspiring others to do better.
Our motto: Deep and efficient acquisition and understanding of what matters – We can all do better – For a brighter future.
Our slogan: Science & Progress | Efficient results | Deep learning | Comprehensive Self-sufficiency ASAP | By passionate nerdy experts.

Further supportive reading & references: Neuroplasticity & learning explained | Adaptability and receptiveness helps everyone (By a Harvard trained psychiatrist, MD/MPH, with extensive experience in psychology) | Receptiveness to Learning 1 (How it goes both ways) | Receptiveness to Learning 2 (How it goes both ways).

Friends/Partners: Ashton Movements Agency Singapore, Lessons Go Where.

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