SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace

training-providers

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.
     

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

ACI’s SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace course aims to equip participants with foundational digital literacy skills to cope with the fast paced F&B and hospitality industry.

The programme is contextualised to the F&B and hospitality industry. Participants will learn about:

  • Current and emerging technological trends in the F&B and hospitality industry (e.g. kitchen automation, robotic servers, digital ordering, and data analytics)
  • The latest cyber security threats that impact you and how to minimise such threats
  • Practical hands-on session using tablets for a highly experiential and interesting session

Join this programme to be Future-Ready for the F&B and Hospitality Industry.

 

Capelle Academy

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

This two-day course will see Capelle Academy consultants help you navigate the latest productivity tools that can make a difference in your work life.

Participants will learn the following:

  • Navigate popular apps, platforms, devices, and media (e.g. productivity, food delivery, transportation, photography, and more)
  • Understand cyber, data and password security, as well as identify secure websites
  • Use work productivity tools (e.g. Slack, Trello, Mural) that save time and cost
  • Explore new technologies through hands-on group activities
  • Field trip to the National Design Centre with hands-on 3D printing experience
IBM Singapore Pte Ltd IBM Singapore Pte Ltd
Tel: 6418 9375
Email:
apskill@sg.ibm.com
IBM SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace has been put together by multi-disciplinary in IBM with the main objective of giving you a head start in preparing for the future digital workplace. It is divided into two parts: an online e-learning focused on personal digital productivity and a 2-day immersive experiential workshop.

IBM SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace will give you the opportunity to:
  • Learn about future technology, its landscape, how it is changing the world -- and how you should adapt
  • Explore the web and understand how it works -- to familiarize yourself with the internet
  • Acquire basic knowledge on cognitive computing by exploring IBM Watson -- so you can be cognitive-ready
  • Create content and collaborate digitally -- to help you accelerate at your workplace
  • Leverage on social communities -- to connect and expand your outreach
  • Understand cyber-security and data protection -- to safeguard you and your data
  • Build your learning plan and innovate continuously -- to chart your future career path
Institute of Technical Education

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

Learn basic digital skills and understand emerging technologies during this 2-day course by ITE.  The knowledge and skills acquired will provide the foundation for you to build confidence and adapt in the digital environment.

Topics covered include :
1) Using digital devices to stay connected, eg, Facebook, Apps installation
2) Accessing online services to enhance quality of life, eg, online shopping payment, government e-services
3) Stepping into the real digital world with practical workplace skills, eg, creating surveys and job search
4) Continuous learning in the digital landscape, eg, self-directed learning and course application

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

This two-day course will be conducted in an experiential and interactive manner where participants will be immersed in a classroom that uses digital technology for all activities, including the creation of presentations with Padlets and Google Slides, and gamification of all assessments with Kahoot.

Participants will:

  • Gain awareness to various technologies such as Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Machine Learning with the use of gadgets and experiential activities
  • Tour NYP’s state-of-the-art innovation and technology centres such as Centre for IT Innovation and Additive Manufacturing Centre
  • Develop a self-directed action plan to identify courses that would allow them to further deepen their skills
Ngee Ann Polytechnic  

Ngee Ann Polytechnic

CET Academy

Ms Li Li / Ms Zalina

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

This an experiential and exciting two-day course where participants will acquire the skills to be smart users of hands-on digital technologies.

Learners will be immersed in a digital environment, using case studies, discussions and role plays and will have a real world experience with Internet of Things and big data systems.

Participants will also have a fun and interactive learning experience with Ngee Ann’s humanoid robots; Xuan the Robocoach and Telly the Telebot!

Learners will be able to:

  • 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;
  • Develop an action plan to continue learning.

NTUC LearningHub

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

NTUC LearningHub’s SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace course will introduce participants to the potential of technology in the workplace and how they can leverage these technologies to become more productive.

Through customisable activities depending on participants’ job functions and industries:

  • They will learn digital tools relating to cyber security, information management, and data analytics
  • Experientially and interactively apply these skills in a simulated workplace-based activity
  • A half-day field trip will also immerse participants in the technological possibilities of working and living in a Smart Nation

Participants can expect to leave with a digitally empowered mindset and a future-ready confidence in an ever-changing workplace.

 

Rohei Corporation

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

SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace by ROHEI Corporation is a two-day learning fiesta designed to cultivate learning agility and improve digital confidence to be future-ready in a volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA) world.

With ROHEI’s track record of creating transformative learning experiences, you will be taken through four different hands-on learning experiences that will inspire you to face the future with confidence. As you journey through each unique experience, learn practical tools and keys to becoming confident contributors in the future workplace.

What You Will Learn:

  • 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
  • Different avenues for self-directed learning

Singapore Institute of Retail Studies (SIRS)

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

SIRS’ SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace programme addresses the massive disruption to the retail industry given the changing behaviours of customers, exponential breakthroughs of technologies and adoption, as well as the fast evolving retail landscape.

Participants will:

  • 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
  • Take part in a game-based programme, using tablets, which promotes self-discovery and active learning
  • Get first-hand experience with various technologies used in retail through SIRS’ Retail Innovation Centre for Enterprises (RICE)

Singapore Management University (SMU)

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

This is a hands-on, highly interactive and fun course where participants will gain insights into how technology is transforming workplaces – be it in the office, in factories, on the shop floor, and in the various transport modes; and how individuals can harness digital data to their advantage. Gain control of your future so that you can maintain your edge in a technology-rich environment.

 

Singapore Polytechnic

Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy

Tel: 6772 1288

Email:pace@sp.edu.sg

The SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace (SFDW) is a two-day foundational programme that aims to build digital confidence and equip learners with basic digital technology knowledge and skills that they can easily apply at the workplace or in their personal life.

Participants will first be given opportunities to 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.

Participants will also learn important emerging concepts of basic cybersecurity, data analysis and information literacy through interactive learning scenarios and collaborative case studies.

Participants will make use of various digital tools such as Google documents (an online collaborative tool), interactive polling applications such as Mentimeter and fun quizzes offered in game like environment to equip themselves with the necessary knowledge and skills.

Singapore University of Social Science (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

This two-day learner-centric workshop includes hands-on activities, fun games, video clips, collaborative discussion tools, and half-day site visits. The programme starts on the premise that all participants come in with a wealth of experience that they can share with each other. The learning environment will be fun and unthreatening even for seemingly boring topics such as current and emerging technologies, how these impact the world, organisations and individuals in terms of uses, and cyber risks.
Participants bring their personal experience to bear on their reflections on real-world future changes and, in this reflection and sharing, develop a mindset shift to anticipate changes in a digitised workplace.

The takeaways from this workshop are the enriched experience and shared learning journeys presented in a Gallery Walk to help participants reflect and decide on their future Personal Development Plans. This course is suitable for working adults with minimum ‘O’ level qualification.

Temasek Polytechnic

Temasek SkillsFuture Academy

Tel: 6788 1212

Email: tsa@tp.edu.sg

The Digital Revolution has transformed our lives, from shopping to keeping in touch with friends and functioning effectively at work.

At the heart of this wave of change is the people it serves. If you are feeling overwhelmed by how technologies are changing our everyday lives, you are not alone.

SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace by Temasek Polytechnic is a 2-day workshop that will walk you through the latest tools of the digital world. Through hands-on training and group activities, you will learn how to harness these digital tools to build your digital confidence.

Be future ready, let us partner you in building your digital confidence.

  • Understand the Work Trends of the Future
  • Navigation through Popular and Useful Apps
  • Identify Cyber Threat and Ways to Protect Yourself from it
  • Creative Ways to Set Passwords which You will Remember
  • Techniques of Digital and Social Media Marketing

Training Vision Institute

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

This SkillsFuture for Digital Workforce course offered by Training Vision will help every Singapore employee ride the Smart Nation wave, no matter what his current digital literacy is. With 25 years of training experience, we are committed to our learners. Every trainer is competent and caring in guiding learners through their journey of discovery.

At the end of the SkillsFuture for Digital Workforce in Training Vision, learners will be able to:

  • 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