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About Singapore Book Council Academy

The  Singapore Book Council Academy is the training arm of the National Book Development Council of Singapore (NBDCS). We conduct workshops and masterclasses in the fields of publishing, writing, reading and storytelling. Our workshops meet the training needs of publishing professionals, media employees and media freelancers. We also reach out to educators, young adults, parents and hobbyists who wish to build their skills in these fields. Join us and keep up with the expansive growth of literary content across traditional, digital and multimedia platforms. Our local and international trainers from countries such as the United Kingdom and Australia are established, credible professionals from the literary arts and publishing field.

Vision

An empowered and competitive publishing industry and literary arts community in Singapore trained in the latest professional knowledge and skills.

Mission

The Singapore Book Council Academy aims to be a training provider of excellence in Singapore, addressing the training needs of professionals and others working in the fields of writing, reading, storytelling, editorial and publishing. The Academy is committed to engaging qualified, credible and talented trainers and experts to develop and conduct relevant programmes in English, Chinese, Malay and Tamil languages.

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