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Read faster! Memorise better! Think clearer! (NSA)(SFC) 


The buzz phrase of the 21st century is knowledge-management. Never before has knowledge per se been so readily available with the advent of the internet. Anything that you want to know is available at the click of the mouse. Given this intense availability of information there is a dire need today for professionals in every industry to be savvy and quick in being able to getting the information required and being able to process it effectively. Indeed the corporate world needs professionals who are knowledgeable and more importantly have the thinking ability to bring the knowledge gain to practical application.
With this in mind there is a dire need then for professionals of any discipline in any industry and at any hierarchical level to be able to read faster, memorise better and think clearer. This is the key aim and objective of this workshop. 


You will see measurable improvement to your reading speed and memorisation. You will learn on how you can use a powerful technique that will help you comprehend what you read and being able to think critically and creatively as and when required. 


Day 1:
Fundamentals of reading faster and memorising better
Learning to speed read journals, textbooks, manuals and other kinds of publication
Reading faster with effective comprehension using the PQRIM technique
Leaning to read three times faster with excellent comprehension
Customizing and personalizing your reading technique proficiently
Practice materials
Introduction to Level 1 memorisation technique

Day 2:
Level 1 memorization technique practices
Using creative thinking to boost your memory power
Introduction to Level 2 memorization technique – the alphanumerical pegging
Practice on Level 2
Reading faster and memorizing better – a working plan
Analysing what you read
Learning the technique of summarization with systems thinking
Practice materials

Highly interactive workshop involving lots of practices and individual testing to identify the participants’ level of competency. At the end of the workshop the participants will be able to see a measureable improvement on their ability to read faster, memorize better and think clearer.  


Mr Theyagu, Daniel

Mr Daniel Theyagu is a training consultant and performance evaluator since 1989. He has designed and delivered customised training for many organisations ranging from small and medium enterprises, multi-national corporations and the public sector. His participants have come from various countries including: Malaysia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Mauritius, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, China, South Korea, Japan, Thailand, Brazil, Germany, Sweden, France, USA, United Kingdom, Denmark, Norway, Russia, Ukraine and Uzbekistan. Daniel is well known in his field as a highly humourous and innovative trainer who engages his participants actively and assist them in realising the returns of investment for the course they attend. His participants include, doctors, lawyers, judges, senior government official, military personnel, students and job-seekers.

His area of specialty includes the following:
• Leadership and Learning Organisation
• Critical and Creative thinking
• Emotional and Social Intelligence
• Crisis and Conflict Management
• Speed Reading and Memorisation Technique for Professionals
• Negotiation Strategies
• Personal and Organisational Competency-based Training

Daniel is the author of the following books:
• Thinking Critically using the Sun Tzu Art of War Techniques
• Extremely Busy People Guide to: Read Faster! Memorise Better! Think Clearer
• Gravitating Towards Success
• Making Memory Work For You
• Guide to Success in Studies for Mature Students
• Developing True Leadership Potential

Who Should Attend

A professional in the banking, legal, medical, engineering or any other industries.CEO, managers, lecturers,tertiary students.

Fee with NEW National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidy: S$336.30 (inclusive of GST) *conditions apply

To be eligible for NSA subsidy, participants:
- must be Singaporeans age 50 and above
* Participants who do not fulfill the above criteria are not eligible for NSA funding, and are required to pay the course fee in full.  



16 to 17 April 2018 


9:00am to 5:00pm 


NTU@one-north campus, Executive Centre 

Closing Date:

26 March 2018 

Course Fee:

Standard: S$631.30  

NTU/NIE Alumni, Staff & Students: S$505.04  

Group (3 & Above): S$568.17

NTUC Member: S$568.17


Registration fees inclusive of:

  • Course materials

  • Light refreshments

  • Complimentary Lunch - applicable at NTU@one-north campus only

  • Prevailing GST

Online Registration

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Methods of Payment

1. Credit Card (Visa, American Express and Mastercard only)

2. Cheque made payable to Nanyang Technological University

3. Invoice to Company (for Company Sponsored Participants)

4. E-invoice (for Government Organizations)

5. Telegraphic Transfer or Bank Draft (Note: All related charges are to be borne by participant)

Cancellation & Refund Policy

A written notification to pace@ntu.edu.sg or fax to

6774 2911 before course closing date.

No cancellation charges (Full refund)



A written notification on or after course closing date.

No Refund

SkillsFuture Credit (if applicable):
- Participant to cancel their claim with WDA
- PaCE@NTU reserves the rights to collect the full fee amount from the participant

Replacement Policy

Given a 3 days notice before course commencement, companies may replace participants who have signed up for the course. Terms and conditions apply.


There is no replacement for participant utilising SkillsFuture Credit. Participant to cancel their SkillsFuture Credit claim with WDA.

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• Course is subject to a minimum participation before commencement
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