How much WSQ Training Grant Subsidy do I get?

This training grant subsidy is applicable for WSQ certifiable courses, and are given to Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Resident (PR). WSQ courses are aligned to the Skills Framework so as to enhance workers capabilities and productivity. The intent of the subsidy is to make these courses more affordable for Singaporeans and Singapore PR.Depending on the age and citizenship of the individual, the training grant subsidy can cover up to a maximum ...

What is the difference between SkillsFuture Credit and WSQ Training Grant Subsidy?

The SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) aims to encourage individual ownership of skills development and lifelong learning. All Singaporeans aged 25 and above have received an opening credit of S$500, which will not expire and will be topped-up periodically by the government. In 2020, the government announced an additional SFC top-up of $500 which will expire on 31 Dec 2025.The training grant subsidy for WSQ programme is different from SkillsFuture Credi...

Am I eligible to claim Training Commitment Award (TCA) under WSS Scheme?

To encourage sustained, productive training, TCA is a cash award given to eligible workers after achieving the required certifications:$100 per 2 achievements of any of the following, capped at $200 during the trainee’s WSS Eligibility period WSQ Statement of Attainment Academic CET Modular Certificate or Post-Diploma Certificate Certifiable courses supported by SSG $500 for achieving one WSQ Qualification or Academic CET Qualification.There will ...

How much Training Allowance (TA) will I receive under WSS Scheme?

For self-sponsored trainees (i.e. paying for your own training): You will receive TA of $6 per training hour.The TA applies only to outcome-based courses offered by CET centres appointed by SSG and selected courses in sectors which have adopted the PWM, as workers from these sectors have been identified as requiring more assistance in their training and upskilling, and to defray the opportunity cost involved when undergoing training. (Note: BP Coach ...

Will I get a course certificate at the end of the workshop?

As this is a WSQ approved training, all participants who are assessed competent for the training will receive a Statement of Attainment (SOA) e-Certificate from SkillsFuture Singapore.The e-Certs will be available for download in the MySkillsFuture.sg account of the participants within two weeks of course completion.If the course is an approved ICF Continuing Coach Education (CCE) program, participants will also receive an e-Cert from the training...

Can I use my SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the course?

Self-sponsored participants can use their SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the net amount after the training subsidy.  The SkillsFuture Credit can only be used for WSQ funded courses at this time.  Employer-sponsored participants are not allowed to use the SkillsFuture Credit.Instructions on how to make payment using the SkillsFuture Credit will be provided in the invoice. ...

Do I have to pass the assessment?

Yes.  All participants must meet the following requirements to be eligible for the training grant.Participant must be Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident aged 21 years and aboveParticipant must attain minimum 75% attendance for both classroom and eLearning moduleParticipant must be assessed to be "Competent" in all assessments.The assessments may be in the form of written assignment and role play.   ...

Which of your courses are WSQ funded?

The Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) is a national credential system that trains, develops, assesses and certifies skills and competencies for the workforce.  The WSQ funded programmes are funded and quality-assured by SkillsFuture Singapore, which awards the WSQ certifications.Currently, the courses that are WSQ funded includes:Coaching for Performance and Capability Development (WSQ)Emotional Intelligence (EQ) for Transf...

What is Workfare Skills Support (WSS) Scheme?

The Workfare Skills Support, WSS encourages lower wage workers to attend training to upgrade their work skills and improve their employability.  Eligible individuals may receive course subsidy, Training Allowance (TA) and Training Commitment Award (TCA). To qualify, individuals must meet the following criteria:Be a Singapore Citizen; andAged 35 years and above (13 years and above for Persons With Disabilities); andEarn an average gross m...

What is Enhanced Training Support for SMEs?

The Enhanced Training Support (ETS) provides enhanced funding to enable SMEs to send their local employees (Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident) for training. SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) works with industry associations to identify courses which are suitable for employees of SME companies. Certifiable courses which are the Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) type of program are highly subsidized.The definition of SME as defined by Enterprise Sin...
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