SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace

SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace

What Is it?

Formerly known as Future@Work, this national initiative aims to equip Singaporeans with the mindset and basic functional skills to prepare for the future economy.

Who Is It For?

The programme is designed to help all Singaporean adults, including those planning to return to the workforce.

Individuals
Understand emerging technologies and how they impact work, interpret and use data, and adopt a positive mindset for change, innovation and resilience.

Employers
Equip staff with the right mindset and skills to welcome technological changes to the workplace, and to take advantage of new opportunities in the future economy.

How will I benefit?

At the end of the programme, you will be:

  • Aware of the type of jobs in the future economy;
  • Able to work in a technology-rich environment;
  • Able to apply frequently used mobile apps in your daily life; 
  • Aware of the importance of cyber security in daily / work applications;
  • Aware of how data and information can be used;
  • Able to perform functional outcomes such as applying for SkillsFuture Credit or performing basic cyber security actions e.g. setting up passwords to protect data or information; and
  • Able to develop an action plan to continue learning
     

Further Learning

If you wish to learn more on areas of data, innovation and technology, you can browse the free digitised content curated by our technology partners.

 

Technology Partner

Online Content

Microsoft

Areas of Development, Data Series, Cloud Technologies, Online Facilitation

 

Participants who have completed the SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace programme and wish to pick up more specialist skills and knowledge in areas such as data analytics, cyber security and technology-enabled services can tap on the curated list of training programmes under SkillsFuture Series.

 

 

 

How Does It Work?

This is a two-day programme (up to 18 hours), depending on the training requirements. 

Refer to table below for the list of training providers and the course information.

Where can I find out more?

Please contact the training providers below for more information.

*Click here to view e-brochure.

CET Partners

Contact Details

Course Description

Asian Culinary Institute (ACI)

Asian Culinary Institute (ACI)
Tel: 6417 3318
Email:
info@aci.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the Food Services and Hospitality industry.

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about:

Languages available: English, Mandarin

Capelle Academy

Capelle Academy
Tel: 6704 0212
Email:
PublicRunAdmin@capelleconsulting.com

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about:

Languages available: English

IBM Singapore Pte Ltd IBM Singapore Pte Ltd
Tel: 6418 9375
Email:
apskill@sg.ibm.com

Suitable for: PMETs who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about:

Languages available: English         

Institute of Technical Education

 Ms Dolly Sng
Tel:
6590 2350
Email: Dolly_M_E_Sng@ite.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools for the workplace and personal lives.  Also available for company classes.

Highlights:

Participants will learn about:  


Languages available: English, Mandarin (from Jun 2018)            

Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)

Mr Tan Nam Beng
Tel: 6550 1665
Email:
Tan_Nam_Beng@nyp.edu.sg

Mr Chow Kim Foong
Tel: 6550 1621
Email:
Chow_Kim_Foong@nyp.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about: 

Languages available: English

Ngee Ann Polytechnic  

Ngee Ann Polytechnic

CET Academy

Ms Li Li / Ms Zalina

Tel: 6460 7242/ 6460 8664
Email:enquirycet@np.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about: 

  • Work in a technology rich environment
  • Safeguard cyber security in daily/work applications
  • Use cloud-based collaborative digital tools
  • Interact with smart systems
  • Be proficient in using the latest tools in the digital world
  • Understand job requirements in the future digital economy
Languages available: English

NTUC LearningHub

Ms Eileen Tan
Tel: 6705 4107
Email:eileen.tan@ntuclearninghub.com

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about: 

  • Key trends affecting the future of work
  • Technologies shaping the future economy
  • Impact of technology at work and daily life
  • Basic lean concepts and being change agent at work
  • Basic concepts and widespread use of data in the future economy

Languages available: English


Republic Polytechnic

Republic Polytechnic
Tel:
6510 3000
Email:
ACE-help@rp.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about: 

  • Comprehend the pervasiveness of digital tools in bringing about convenience, raising productivity at the workplace and impacting the modern lifestyle
  • Apply the use of digital tools to stay connected, improve work efficiency and carry out daily transactions.
  • Understand the importance of data protection, online safety and cybersecurity
  • Understand the importance of innovation and technology in a technology-rich environment
Languages available: English 

Rohei Corporation

Rohei Corporation
Tel: 6716 9700
Email:learning@rohei.com

Suitable for: PMETs who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about: 

  • 3 mega shifts happening in the world today
  • Work trends and how to be future ready
  • How technology is used to solve problems today
  • Barriers to innovation and how to overcome them
  • Collaborating using technology
  • Challenges and opportunities of the future economy
  • Ways to protect yourself from common cyber security threats
  • Learning agility and ways to increase it

Languages available: English

Singapore Institute of Retail Studies (SIRS)

Singapore Institute of Retail Studies (SIRS)
Tel:6222 7477
Email:courses@sirs.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the Retail industry.

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about: 

  • Be acquainted to various emerging technologies in this era of data-driven retailing
  • Gain insight into the dynamic retail industry and embrace change that will impact them
  • Immerse themselves in a technology-rich yet non-intimidating learning environment to understand change that will affect their workplace and social interaction
  • Collaborate and create innovative retail concepts by recommending suitable technology, data and skills
  • Get first-hand experience with various technologies used in retail through SIRS’ Retail Innovation Centre for Enterprises (RICE)

Languages available: English, Mandarin

Singapore Management University (SMU)

Singapore Management University Academy
Tel: 6828 9688
Email:academy@smu.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives.  

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about:

  • Understand the job requirements in the future digital economy
  • Learn how to work effectively in a tech-rich, data-rich environment
  • Learn how to safeguard cyber security in daily/work applications
  • Gain an appreciation of basic use of big data and information available in workplace

Languages available: English, Mandarin

 

Singapore Polytechnic

Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy

Tel: 6772 1288

Email:pace@sp.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about:

  • Understand the importance and rationale for Singapore’s push for a digital landscape as well as evaluate emerging digital technology and applications for a cashless society
  • Learn the important emerging concepts of basic cybersecurity, data analysis and information literacy through interactive learning scenarios and collaborative case studies
  • Make use of various digital tools and fun quizzes offered in game like environment to equip themselves with the necessary knowledge and skills.

Languages available: English

Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)

Ms Sheena Goh
Tel: 6248 5783
Email:sheenagohps@suss.edu.sg

Centre for Continuing and Professional Education
Tel: 6248 0263
Email:cet@suss.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about:

  • Learn how to shift one’s mindset to anticipate changes in a digitised workplace through reflecting on the real-world changes
  • Reflect and decide on one’s future development plans through the enriched experience and shared learning journeys presented in a Gallery Walk

Languages available: English

 

Temasek Polytechnic

Temasek SkillsFuture Academy

Tel: 6788 1212

Email: tsa@tp.edu.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about:

  • Understand the work trends of the future
  • Navigate through popular and useful apps
  • Identify cyber threat and ways to protect yourself from it
  • Creative ways to set passwords
  • Techniques of digital and social media marketing

Languages available: English, Mandarin

Training Vision Institute

Training Vision Institute
Tel: 6665 4922
Email:enquiries@trainingvision.com.sg

Suitable for: Individuals who plan to acquire digital skills at a foundational level and familiarise with the various digital tools in the workplace and in their daily lives. 

 

Highlights:

Participants will learn about:

  • Adapt to a digitally-rich environment
  • Search online for information
  • Enhance productivity and innovative abilities
  • Download and use apps relevant to their work
  • Understand risks of cyber dangers
  • Know about viruses and cyber hacking

Languages available: English, Mandarin