Embark on lifelong learning journey by constantly upgrading yourself with the latest in order to stay relevant. Participate in various training programs offered by STADA that will improve your skills and workplace performance.
Browse below by the type of funding or focus area.
OUR FULL RANGE OF OPEN COURSES
Browse the wide range of professional development courses at STADA based on your interest, upcoming schedule or the programme duration.
Which Funding Should You Tap Into?
SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)
With effect from January 2016, Singaporeans aged 25 years and above who received their SkillsFuture Credit account activation letter will be eligible for an initial credit of $500 which can be used to pay for course fees for a range of eligible skills-related courses. This is only applicable for self-sponsored applicants. Application via SkillsFuture Portal can only be made starting from 30 days before the course commencement date.
To submit SFC Claims for STADA’s approved funded courses, please visit the web link: https://portal.wda.gov.sg/content/wda/course-search-directory.html and key in ‘STADA’ under ‘Training Provider’.
WSQ Funding (only for WSQ programs)
Applicable to both self and company-sponsored Singaporean citizens/ Permanent Residents who are aged 21 years old and above, course fee support depends on category which course applicant/ sponsoring company falls under.
WSQ Funding can go up to 90% subsidy for mid-career Singaporeans aged 40 years old and above (under SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy), and up to 95% funding for Singaporeans aged 35 years and above and earning a monthly salary of $1,900 and below (under Workfare Training Support (WTS) scheme).
Absentee Payroll (only for WSQ programs)
Absentee Payroll (AP) funding is a grant to help employers defray the manpower costs incurred when the company sends its employees for certifiable skills training during working hours. Absentee Payroll is applicable to only company sponsored applicants.
Productivity & Innovation Credit (PIC) Funding
Companies sponsoring their staff for this course may claim for Productivity & Innovation Credit (PIC) Funding Scheme under IRAS. PIC Funding is applicable to only company sponsored applicants.
Please visit the web link given below for more information on the PIC Scheme: http://www.iras.gov.sg/irashome/PIcredit.aspx
UTAP Funding (Period: 8 July 2017 - 31 March 2019)
Under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme), NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support, capped at $250 each year, for courses supported by UTAP. This excludes miscellaneous fees such as GST and registration fee etc.
Please note that NTUC members are required to fulfil the following conditions to be eligible for UTAP reimbursement:
Paid-up union membership before course commencement, throughout whole course duration and at the point of claim.
Training must commence within the supported period: 08 July 2017 to 31 March 2018.
Course must not be funded through company sponsorship.
Unfunded course fee must be S$20.00 and above.
Member must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and sat for all prescribed examination(s), if any.
UTAP application must be submitted within 6 months after course completion.