Prevocational Training | SPD - Singapore

what we do

Prevocational Training

  • Trainee receiving Prevocational Training

     

    The Prevocational Training is a two-month training programme to impart basic computer skills, as well as soft skills to trainees. The training curriculum includes:

    • Fundamentals of Computer
    • Internet
    • Microsoft Office Applications
    • Soft Skills

     

    Lessons are conducted from Mondays to Fridays, 9 am to 5 pm.

     

    Trainees who successfully complete the training programme have the opportunity to proceed to the IAC Certificate in Office Skills (ICOS) to advance their ICT skills and soft skills. Trainees may also proceed to the Employment Support Programme (ESP) which provides job matching and placement support services to assist the graduates in finding a job.

     

    Entry Requirements and Application
    The Prevocational Training is open to and course fees fully subsidised for all Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents who

    • are 16 years of age or above,
    • have a permanent disability (including physical, sensory or developmental disability),
    • are proficient in English,
    • have basic literacy and numeracy skills,
    • are able to travel independently.

     

    Applicants to the Prevocational Training programme are to prepare the following documents:

    • Completed SPD Referral Form
    • Scanned or photocopy of identity card
    • Scanned or photocopy of medical diagnosis indicating nature of disability

     

    The documents can be e-mailed to training@spd.org.sg. Alternatively, they can be faxed in at 6236 6396, or mailed to:

     

    SPD 
    2 Peng Nguan Street
    SPD Ability Centre
    Singapore 168955

     

    Enquiries
    For enquiries and more information, please contact:
    Ms Sharon Woo

    Tel: 6579 0710

    E-mail: training@spd.org.sg