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Skillsfuture Funding for WSQ CM Courses: Self-Sponsored

Trying to find out more on the Skillsfuture Funding for WSQ courses specifically for Company-Sponsored participants.  The WSQ programmes are funded and quality-assured by Skillsfuture Singapore (SSG) who awards the WSQ certifications. This blog is intended for participants who wants to know about Skillsfuture fundings available.

Suhana Sunreh

skillfuture-SG-300x131The Crisis Management course is part of the "Industry and Occupational Skill" within the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) Framework.  It is a national credential system that trains, develops, assesses and certifies skills and competencies for the workforce. As an Approved Training Organisations (ATOs), WSQ supports the SkillsFuture movement to:

  • Promote recognition of skills and competencies to facilitate progression, mastery and mobility;
  • Promote holistic development of the workforce through technical and generic skills and competencies;
  • Support economic development by professionalising skills and competencies to drive industry transformation, productivity and innovation efforts; and
  • Encourage lifelong learning.

Training programmes developed under the WSQ system are based on skills and competencies validated by employers, unions and professional bodies. This process ensures existing and emerging skills and competencies that are in demand are used to inform training and development under WSQ. 

Price and training grant available for:

1) CM-360 Implementing Crisis Management Plan

Course fee before any funding: SGD 1,920.  Appended below are the training grants and the payable course fees according to the criteria.

Training grants available:

Criteria Course Fee

WTS- Participants

(For Singaporeans who are 35 years old and above earning a monthly income of not more than SGD 2,000. 

Training grant amount: SGD 1,824

Course fee payable after training grant approval: SGD 96

Mid-Career enhanced subsidy

(For Singaporeans who are 40 years and above)

 

Training grant amount: SGD 1,300

Course fee payable after training grant approval: SGD 620

For Singaporeans who are 39 years and below

 

Training grant amount: SGD 390

Course fee payable after training grant approval: SGD 1,530

2) CM-460 Managing and Executing Crisis Management Plan

Course fee before any funding: SGD 1,280.  Appended below are the training grants and the payable course fees according to the criteria.

Training grants available:

Criteria Course Fee

WTS Participants

(For Singaporeans who are 35 years old and above earning a monthly income of not more than SGD 2,000. 

Training grant amount: SGD 1,216

Course fee payable after training grant approval: SGD 64

Mid-Career enhanced subsidy

 

(For Singaporeans who are 40 years and above)

Training grant amount: SGD 900

Course fee payable after training grant approval: SGD 380

For Singaporeans who are 39 years and below

Training grant amount: SGD 270

Course fee payable after training grant approval: SGD 1,010

 

SkillsFuture Credit

 

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above received an opening credit of S$500 from January 2016. You can use your Skillsfuture credits to pay for or offset course fees by applying for claim(s) starting January 2016. All eligible Singaporeans will be able to access their SkillsFuture Credit account via: www.skillsfuture.sg/credit
 
Here's an example:
 
  Amount Payable
Course Fee SGD 1,280
Training grant (for 40 years and above) SGD 900
SkillsFuture credits claimable (up to SGD500) SGD 380
Total amount payable by cash SGD 0

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions?

 

These are some of the questions often asked by potential participants with regards to competency-based training (with government funding from the Singapore government):

 

WSQ Course Offerings

         
Business Continuity Management WSQ-BCM-310 Course Content [RAR] [BIA] WSQ-BCM-320 Course Content [BCS] [PD] WSQ-BCM-330 Course Content [TE] Developing A BCM Training and Learning Roadmap [WSQ-BCM-470]
  WSQ-BCM-310 WSQ-BCM-320 WSQ-BCM-330 WSQ-BCM-470

Crisis Management

Implementing Crisis Management Plan [WSQ-CM-360] Executing And  Managing Crisis Management Plan [WSQ-CM-460]    
  WSQ-CM-360 WSQ-CM-460    
Crisis Communication Implementing Crisis Communication Plan [WSQ-CC-350] New call-to-action    
  WSQ-CC-350 WSQ-CC-450    

Please feel free to send us a note if you have any of these questions to sales.ap@bcm-institute.org

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