Ronald Teo Cheng Huat
Forte; Corporate governance, people, project and budget management, Sports & lifestyle programs, activities & events management specialist, Professional sports coach, host & emcee, skilled at developing procedures, Protocols and business plans, outdoor activities, teambuilding specialist.
Ronald has over 25 years of people management, hospitality and club management experience. Over the course of the 15 years he has helmed several key appointments in various types of social, propriety and country clubs; Orchid Country Club, Jurong country Club, Singapore Island Country Club, The Pines, Singapore Swimming Club, The British Club, Warren Golf & Country Club. Professionally, he volunteers his time at the Club Manager’s Association Singapore (CMAS)as an Executive Committee member from 2013-present to help new professionals entering the hospitality and club industry.
Since 1987 Ronald has been volunteering his services to the People’s Association during the course of the 28 years, he has helmed several key appointments from Camp Commandant of the Regional Youth and children’s camp, vice-chairman of the Youth Executive Committee, Chairman of the Community Sports Club, Member of the Constituency Consultative Committee, Constituency Management Committee and Community Club Building Fund Committee. In 1994, he received a 5 year long service award for voluntary service award and in 2012 he also received a 15 year long service award for grassroots leaders. He is also the 2nd Deputy President on the SSEAYP International Singapore board.
2001: Millers Commodities Trader
- Oversee the co-ordination of commodities; sugar and rice at the various ports/countries.
(Vietnam, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Indonesia)
- Liaise with business partners to ensure smooth execution according to terms of contracts.
- Responsible for the negotiation for the purchase and sale of commodities.
1998-present: Free Lance – Swimming Coach / Dive Master
- Swim/Dive instruction for children and adults.
1998-2001: Organisers Events – Events Manager
- Specialist in Conceptual Learning; Experiential Learning, Service Learning.
- Organise teambuilding workshops for Community Clubs and Schools.
- Co-ordinator of camps/activities/programs for Schools and Community Clubs.
- Events management for People’s Association, Community Clubs & Corporate Businesses.
1993(Jun)-1999(Dec): Singapore Armed Forces -Senior System Specialist
- Oversee the smooth running of the command /operations room.
- Specialist in-charge of the general fitness level in the unit.
1992-1993: Serangoon Garden Country Club – F&B Staff (Part-time)
- Wait staff at cafe
- Assist in club banquet events
Project 3050, July 2017
Organising Secretary for the Singapore edition of an ASEAN initiative for community service projects.
Collaboration with SWAMI home. Guest of Honour – Dr Maliki Osman
Inter-Generation Sports Day 2013 – https://www.facebook.com/kbccigs
Organising Chairman for the 3rd/4th Inter-Generation Sports Day 2013,2014. Ang Mo Kio GRC event.
Guest of Honour (2013) – Prime Minister Mr Lee Hsien Loong
InITiate Laos 2001 / 2003 – http://www.initiate.ws/about/default.asp
Logistics Manager for IT project to Laos, assisting the Laos Youth Union to set up an IT centre for Laotian youths.
Ship for South East Asia Youth Program 2000 (SSEAYP) – https://www.facebook.com/sseayp2000
Youth Ambassador for Singapore, 300 youths from 10 South East Asia Countries participated in this political & cultural exchange program.
Regional Youth Camp 97/ Students Care Service (Clementi) 2000 & 2001 https://www.facebook.com/CampMumboSg
Camp Commandant for Youth Camp since 1995. Organiser for numerous Children / Youth Camps / activities and events since 1987.
Raleigh International March – May 1999 – http://www.raleigh.org.sg
Venturer, participant for an expedition to Belize (Central America) involved in community service, adventure and scientific research projects.
Raleigh International Singapore – Organised selection weekends and various events and projects for RIS.
Member of the Athletics Team – National Institute of Commence
School Champion for High / Long Jump 1992
SINGAPORE ARMED FORCES
|Certificate of Appreciation (NS completed as at 01 Apr 2013)||2013|
|SAF Long Service Award||1999|
|SAF Individual Adventure Award||1998|
|Certificate of Commendation, Raleigh International Singapore||1997|
|Prime Minister’s Community Initiatives Award 2013(KBCSC)||2013|
|15 Year Long Service Award for Grassroots Leaders||2012|
|10 Year Long Service Award for Grassroots Leaders||2006|
|5 Year Long Service Award for Grassroots Leaders||2002|
|5 Year Long Service Award for Voluntary Service||1994|
|Australian Academy of Sports (AAS)||Member|
|Singapore Tae Kwan Do Federation / Shinjukai Singapore||Member|
|Swimming Teachers Association (STA)||Member|
|International Federation Swimming Teachers’ Association (IFSTA)||Member|
|Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) – Dive Master||Member|
|SHIP FOR SOUTH EAST ASIA YOUTH PROGRAM|
|EXCO – DY President||2018 – Present|
|On Board Ship Committee (OBSC)||2017|
|EXCO – DY Director International Affairs||2016 – 2018|
|Member / Participating Youth (PY)||2000|
|CLUB MANAGERS ASSOCIATION SINGAPORE (CMAS)|
|EXCO||2013/14, 2017 – present|
|Member||2007 – Present|
|Organising Committee for Club Managers’ Conference||2008/ 2012/ 2014/ 2016|
|PEOPLE’S ASSOCIATION YOUTH MOVEMENT – PAYM|
|CONSTITUENCY/ COMMUNITY SPORTS CLUB – CSC|
|CONSTITUENCY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE / CONSTITUENCY CONSULTATIVE COMMITTEE / BUILDING FUND COMMITTEE|
|YOUTH EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE – YEC|
|National Youth Achievement Award Co-ordinator||1995-2009|
|1st Vice Chairman||2001-2003|
|Children’s Club Secretary||1997-1999|
|Social Development Service Secretary||1995-1997|
|Children’s Club Sub-Committee||1987-1995|
|CIVIL DEFENCE – Civil Defence Volunteer||1988-1989|
|Diploma in Sports Management, Coleman College||2014|
|Certificate in Management in Sports Injuries, Nanyang Polytechnic||2003|
|Business Studies (Accounts), National Institute of Commence||1993|
|Freestyler Instructor||Nov 2018|
|Swimming Coaching Tutor, Australian Academy of Sports (AAS)||Apr 2018|
|Risk Management Implementation Plan||Jan 2017|
|CPR & AED Instructor’s Course (Singapore First Aid Association)||Sept 2015|
|Advance Certification in Training & Assessment (WDA)||Aug 2015|
|Swimming Coaching, International Federation of STA||May 2015|
|Coaching Service Professionals, 3L Consultancy||Mar 2011|
|Sports Marketing Seminar, Coleman College||Jun 2010|
|Leadership Programme in Community Sports, NACLI||Oct – Nov 2008|
|SPA Management, MBW Institute||Sep 2007|
|Effective Emceeing, NACLI||Jul 2007|
|Operation & Management of Swimming Pool, Singapore Polytechnic||Jul 2004|
|Deep Water Workout Instructor, University of Alabama, Huntsville||Nov 2003|
|Swimming Pool Hygiene and Safety, Singapore Polytechnic||Oct 2002|
|Seminar on Nutrition / Communication and Flexibility||Oct 2002|
|Periodisation Seminar||Aug 2002|
|Communication for Impact Workshop||Aug 2002|
|HMI Sports Medicine Fitness and Sports Professional Workshop
(Managing Common Exercise Injury and IPPT)
|Service Learning Facilitator, STADA/ National Youth Council||Oct 2001|
|Dive Master, PADI||Jun 2000|
|Sports Climbing Course Lvl 1, Singapore Mountaineering Federation||Nov 1999|
|Effective Presentation. By Mr Tan Teck Huat, awarded Best Speaker||Sep 1998|
|Leadership Development, NACLI||Feb 1998|
|Swimming Instructor, Swimming Teaching Association||Aug 1998|
|Bronze Medallion, Royal Life Saving Society||Dec 1987|
|Work in a Service Diverse Environment||Dec 2016|
|Effective Workplace Communication||May 2015|
|Communicate and Relate Effectively at the Workplace||Apr 2015|
|Develop Personal Effectiveness at Operations Level||Apr 2015|
|Respond to Service Challenges||Aug 2014|
|EXSA SILVER Workshop||Aug 2014|
|Workplace Safety & Health Policies||Mar 2014|
|Mind Map||July 2013|
|Lead a Customer Focused Organisation||Jun 2012|
|Disney Program||May 2012|
|Effective Events Management, NACLI||Mar 2011|
|Writing in Response to Complains, Beyond Words Training||Mar 2011|
|The power of networking, NACLI||Dec 2010|
|Time Management & Goal Setting, NACLI||Dec 2010|
|Effective Decision Making, NACLI||Nov 2010|
|Leaders of Character, NACLI||Nov 2010|
|New Media, Republic Polytechnic||Sep 2010|
|Influencing without Authority, NACLI||Feb 2009|
|Mediation Workshop, NACLI||Jul 2007|
|Media Workshop, NACLI||Jun 2007|
|GEMS program||May 2007|
|Basic Japanese Language YMCA||May 1997|
|Outward Bound of Singapore||Jan 1993|
|Leadership Training, NACLI||Jan 1988|
|Civil Defence Training, Singapore Civil Defence Force||May 1988|
as at Nov 2018