The Asian Civilisations Museum, the National Museum and the Indian Heritage Centre will all start their docent training programme again in September 2018. Please take a look at all the information on this website and let us know if you have any questions at all. And do not wait too long to apply as the programmes will fill up quickly. 

We are looking forward to another great year of FOM docent training!


Karen Houtman
Millie Phuah

Why become a docent?

  • To increase your understanding of Asian cultures
  • To learn more about Singapore and its neighbours
  • To build new friendships with like-minded trainees from all over the world
  • To enhance your self-confidence by learning guiding and public speaking skills
  • To meet Singaporeans, students and global travelers on your tours
  • To have fun!

More Info:

How to apply for Docent Training:

To apply for this year's docent training please click on below button

Apply To Be A Docent

  • Update 30-06-2018: Please note that NMS docent training 2018/2019 has filled up and that new sign-ups will be placed on a waiting list
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), click here.
  • Docent Training 2018/2019 Info Sheet, click here.
  • For any questions, just send us an email:
  • NOTE: Applicants may only train with one museum at a time.