Knowledge and skills are necessary for athletes to be competitive in our fast-moving and resourceful society. Hence, Life Skills Training Programme is an essential part of the HKACEP in creating opportunities to support and enhance athletes’ competitiveness for their next career goal.

Life Skills Training Programme

The HKACEP has been collaborating with the MTR Corporation Limited and Adecco Hong Kong to provide soft skills training to athletes. In addition to the existing courses, a new series of courses will be launched to athletes, in order to provide pre-equipped supports for athletes' integration into the main stream society and for their future career development. 



1. CV Writing and Interview Skills


Date: 25/07/2019 (Thu)

Time: 15:00 - 18:00

Venue: Meeting Room, Olympic House

Deadline for application: 28/06/2019 (Fri)

Course Description:

  • On-the-spot CV Correction

  • Mock Interview



2. Physical Fitness Assessment Leader Certificate


Course Date and Time:

07/08/2019 (Wed), 16/08/2019 (Fri)

10:30 – 13:30; 14:30 – 17:30

23/08/2019 (Fri)

10:30 – 12:30 (14 hours in total)

Written Examination Date and Time:

23/08/2019 (Fri)

12:30 – 13:30 (1 hour)

Practical Examination Date and Time:

28/08/2019 (Wed)

10:30 – 14:30

Venue: 17/F, Cheuk Nang Centre, 9-11 Hillwood Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Quota: 24

Deadline for application: 05/07/2019 (Fri)

Course Description:

  • Basic theory of physical fitness assessment and evaluation

  • Knowledge of cardiorespiratory fitness assessments, muscular strength and endurance assessments, flexibility assessments, and body composition assessments


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Aged 18 years old or above
  • Possessing "Physical Fitness Foundation Certificate" from PFA


3. Event Organising Skills (Remains Limited Quota)


Date: 05/09/2019 (Thu)

Time: 19:00 – 22:00

Venue: Fo Tan MTR Building

Deadline for application: 02/08/2019 (Fri)

Course Description:

  • Knowledge of event organising skills

  • Analysis of organising skills


4. Presentation Skills


Date: 12/09/2019 (Thu)

Time: 19:00 – 22:00

Venue: Meeting Room, Olympic House

Deadline for application: 23/08/2019 (Fri)

Course Description:

  • Instructed by Industrial & Organisational Psychologist, Mr. Matchy MA

  • To learn about effective communication skills and emotional strength, to make speeches more influential


Application Procedures


Rules & Regulations


Online Application HERE

Athletes from all NSAs are welcomed to join!!

“Stars to Shine” Mentorship Programme

Hong Kong Athletes Career & Education Programme (HKACEP) “Stars to Shine”


Mentorship Programme is a new career guidance programme that aims at providing newly retired HK athletes (mentees) with an additional avenue of learning through experience sharing and interaction with seasoned retired famous HK athletes who have successfully developed their second career and gained a wealth of working experience (mentors).  Eight famous retired athletes from different industries have agreed to join the programme as Mentors.  HKACEP will match the Mentors and Mentees according to their interest and industry and experience association.  Though experience sharing and guidance provision by Mentors as well as site visit activities and sharing forum organised by HKACEP, mentees would benefit from the programme in developing their second career. 


The 8 “Star Mentors” are:


Mr. WONG Kam Po

(Sports Administration)

Mr. CHENG Chun Hin

(Retired Dragon Boat Athlete)

Mr. YEUNG Ying Hon

(Retired Cycling Athlete)

Ms. Amy CHAN

(Education & Charity)

Ms. YIP Sze Wan Natural 

(Retired Cricket Athlete)

Mr. ALI Skhawat 

(Retired Cricket Athlete)

Ms. Malina NGAI

(Retail Operation & Management)

Ms. CHENG Yuet Yee

(Retired Artistic Cycling Athlete)

Ms. NG Ka Lee 

(Retired Table Tennis Athlete)

Dr. LEE Yat Keung, Adam

(Financial Services)

Mr. KWOK Ho Ting

(Retired Cycling Athlete)

Mr. LAI Chun Ho 

(Retired Athletics Athlete)


(Property Development Executive)

Ms. GENG Xiao Ling 

(Retired Wushu Athlete)

Ms. CHIU Hoi Yin Cori 

(Retired Muay Thai Athlete)

Mr. CHUI Kam Tong, Tony

(TV Sports Commentator)

Mr. LO Ting Hin 

(Retired Artistic Cycling Athlete)

Mr. LEUNG Kam Fai 

(Retired Football Athlete)

Ms. Vivian LEE

(Public Relations & Sports Marketing)

Ms. CHAN Hau Yan 

(Retired Karatedo Athlete)

Ms. CHENG Tsz Ting

(Retired Rugby Athlete)

Mr. YU Sum Yee

(Disciplinary Force)

Mr. LEE Chung Fai

(Retired Karatedo Athlete)

Ms. LAM Lai Ming

(Retired Karatedo Athlete)


Click here for details 

Ambassador Programme

The Ambassador Programme aims to promote sports to the society, projecting the image of athletes’ positive attitude. Sports ambassadors share their inspirational stories to the community, schools and corporations. Details please refer to Ambassador Programme Webpage.

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