Full program description

WSQ Apply Innovation in the Workplace

What's In It For Me

  • Learn how to interpret Innovation in the context of work
  • Learn how to apply techniques to generate ideas and harness their value
  • Learn how to initiate a roadmap for developing personal innovativeness

Course Overview

On completion of this module, participants will acquire the knowledge and skills required to generate and contribute ideas at work. This covers idea generating activities, divergent techniques to spur new ideas, convergent techniques to focus, develop and evaluate ideas at their workplace.

Who Should Attend

This module is suitable for employees from both the Manufacturing and Services sectors. The occupations that this unit would be relevant to include (but are not limited to):

  • Technicians
  • Engineers
  • Line Leaders
  • Operators
  • Junior Executives
  • Administrative Assistants

Course Duration

16 hours (2 days) inclusive of assessment hours

Course Outline

  • Interpret Innovation in the context of work
  • Apply techniques to generate ideas and harness their value
  • Initiate a roadmap for developing personal innovativeness

Mode of Assessment

Written/oral question, presentation and submission of work assignment are required after completion of training

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)

Pre-requisites

Completed PSLE and are able to speak, read and write in basic English

or

Participants with the following competency ratings from the Employability Skills System (ESS) are eligible:

Listening/Speaking  Min. Level 4

Reading/Writing  Min. Level 4

Numeracy  Min. Level 4

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

  • Lecture / demonstrations / AV presentations
  • Oral and written questions and answers and documentary evidence
  • Group and individual discussions/ presentations
Teacher:Student ratio is 1:20

Funding Information

Course reference code in SkillsConnect: CRS-Q-0019855-MF

Skills Development Fund (SDF) and SkillsFuture Funding:

·  Participants must attend at least 75% of the course, complete the exam with a pass or competent result.

·  Online applications are not applicable for companies applying funding with Absentee Payroll.

·  Workforce Training Support (WTS) funding only applies to trainee who is 35 years old and above with a monthly income of $1,900 and below.

For Company Registration:

·  Customers who are applying funding for trainee(s), please submit Training Grant applications in SkillsConnect website before registration.

·  Training Grant number is to be submitted together with the registrations.

·  Payment for the course must be using company cheque or via GIRO.

·  For more information on SDF Training Grant application, please click here

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP):

·  NTUC members enjoy UTAP* benefit of up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses with NTUC LearningHub.

*UTAP supports 50% of the course fees paid cap at $250 per year. You must be a union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. You must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and have sat for all prescribed examinations. Other terms and conditions apply. 

Price

Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$400.00 S$428.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$128.00 S$156.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$40.00 S$68.00
WTS Funding (95%) S$20.00 S$48.00
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$400.00 S$428.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old ^ S$128.00 S$156.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$40.00 S$68.00
WTS Funding (95%) S$20.00 S$48.00
SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$400.00 S$428.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$128.00 S$156.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$40.00 S$68.00
WTS Funding (95%) S$20.00 S$48.00

Prices are subject to changes and other LHUB miscellaneous fees

Note: SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen/PR 

  SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen ONLY

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