Companies are still hiring, but with a catch. Do you have the TechSkills on top of your experience and education. Knowledgecom has trainer-coaches who will accelerate your TechSkills Advantage, like what we did for 15,000 students in Malaysia and Singapore.
Knowledgecom TechSkills Advantage
COURSES FUNDED BY THE CITREP+ SCHEME
Certified Blockchain Solution Architect
Android Certified Application Developer
Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate
Our trainer-coaches are not just here to give you the skills and knowledge. We are here to coach you to succeed.
Balan is one of our star Trainer-Coach, an accomplished seasoned IT professional with over 19 years of experience in large global data center operations, IT strategy, technology services and more. Balan coaches many of our students with TechSkills in Cybersecurity as well as Microsoft Azure, bringing them to understand what skills is needed in the job market. As the trainer for the CFR, Balan testify to the importance of being the first responder for Cybersecurity incidences that is in the workplace and industry, as Digital Transformation progresses.
Selva is a hands-on coach with more than 17 years of experience in developing and delivering software. He has been conducting skill-based training in programming and web development for corporates, government ministries. As the chief trainer for Android classes, he has equipped many students with the skills to undertake Android application development and prepare them with the TechSkills that will enhance their employability.
Dr Rizal is our highly sought after trainer-coach for Blockchain technology. With nearly 20 years of experience in IT industry, Dr Rizal stands out with his experience and expertise in Blockchain solutions. He contributed his expertise in various companies like Cendee Sdn.Bhd, TruID Sdn.Bhd and KPMG Malaysia, and he will be able to tell you the ever expanding job opportunities in blockchain. He has personally coached several batches of students on a career in blockchain.
Administered by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), the CITREP+ funding support is eligible for Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents. Valid for courses and examinations commencing from 1 April 2019. terms and conditions apply. Please visit go.gov.sg/imtalent for full details
To find out more on funding support, please click go.gov.sg/tesacitrep for more information. Courses under CITREP+, are now eligible for Skill Future Credit Scheme (SFC) deduction. All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will receive an opening credit of $500. They can utilize this credit to pay for courses and exam fee: https://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit
Frequently Asked Questions
Students/NSF applying for up to 100% funding support must be:
- Be a Singapore Citizen
- Aged 17 to 25 years old
- Students are required to produce letter of support and proof of matriculation from the PSEIs of Singapore.
- Full Time NSF/ those reaching their ORD within 6 months are required to produce relevant PSEI graduation certifications and/or proof of National Service enlistment /ORD status
No, you will need to obtain the Singapore citizenship or Permanent Resident status before commencing the course and/or examination before you can qualify for the CITREP funding support.
It is mandatory to upload the required supporting documents as soft copies during claims submission in ICMS. For documents that are not uploaded successfully or missing documents, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All trainees must be enrolled for CITREP+ by the Course Providers prior to commencement for the intended course and/or certification examination before they can qualify for the funding support.
Without valid enrolment record by the Course Providers before course/and or certification examination commencement in the ICMS system, trainees will not be eligible to apply for CITREP+ funding support.
The ICMS system will generate an acknowledgement page informing you that the online application has been successfully submitted to IMDA with a claim application reference number. You may print this acknowledgement page to accompany your submission of supporting documents and for future reference.
Upon complete submission of all the required supporting documents, IMDA will process the application and notify you within 6 weeks on the status of approval/rejection. For successful application, the disbursement will be made via GIRO to the Applicant within 3 weeks from the approval notification.
Each applicant may apply for CITREP+ funding for different training courses or certification examinations. However, each applicant can only apply for CITREP+ funding support once for the same CITREP+ course or certification examination.
If the trainee fails, the certification examination on the first try and retake the examination, can the certification fees for the subsequent examinations be supported for CITREP+ funding too?
No. Trainee can only apply for CITREP+ funding for the certification examination once for the same training course / certification upon passing of the examination.