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SkillsFuture For Digital Workplace

Overview (SFDW General)

Course / Programme Introduction

 SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace (SFDW) is a national initiative that gears Singaporeans with foundational digital skills and a mindset for the digital transformation, preparing them for the future economy. Faced with rapid changes and constant disruptions at work and in our personal lives, it is important that we become future ready by anticipating and embracing change positively. New partnerships with Avast, LinkedIn and Shopee will also be added to the curriculum, enhancing content on cybersecurity, employability and online entrepreneurship .

 

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Know more about the current and emerging technology and data trends, the basic foundations of e-commerce and expanding your network onlines.

  • Build your resilience, adaptability and become attuned to a technology-rich environment.

  • Recognise the importance of staying safe online.

  • Know more about how data and information can be utilised.

  • Develop self-confidence to navigate your learning and career pathways throughout different phases in life.

Course Duration

Full Time, 16 hours

Pre-requisites

Prior to attending this course, you should:

  • Be able to read and understand basic English.

  • Be familiar with the use of digital apps on a phone or tablet.

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for all levels of Singaporean (including those planning to return to the workforce), who are not familiar with the use of new technologies at work or in their personal lives.

Assessment

There is no assessment for this course.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

A Certificate of Completion will be issued by NTUC LearningHub

Course Outline

  • Key trends affecting the future of work

  • Technologies shaping the future economy

  • Impact of technology at work and daily life

  • Develop resilience, adaptability and a future-ready mindset

  • Basic Lean concepts and being a change agent at work

  • Basic concepts and widespread use of data in the future economy

  • Essentials and importance of cyber security

  • Understand the growth of e-Commerce

  • Be a digital savvy buyer and seller on the Shopee Digital Marketplace

  • Adopt safe mobile Cybersecurity measures using the AVAST app

  • Appreciate the use of LinkedIn as a platform for digital presence, career opportunities, progression and development

  • Action plan to pursue learning options for continuous learning to prepare for the future of work

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Know what jobs in the future economy entail.

  • Be prepared to work in a technology-rich environment.

  • Apply basic Lean concepts as a framework to implement technology to improve work processes.

  • Know the impact and risks of cyberattacks, the importance of cyber security in work and daily applications.

  • Understand and apply the use of business analytics to improve workplace efficiency.

    • Fundamentals of business analytics

    • Use of an analytic framework

    • Critical Success Factors (CSF) for business analytics

  • Establish learning needs and develop an action plan for learning to prepare well for the future economy.

Course Duration

Full Time, 16 hours

Pre-requisites

Prior to attending this course, you should:

  • Be familiar with using Excel and its functions such as Pivot Table.

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for individuals with basic digital literacy who are keen to become familiar with future skillsets such as business analytics.

Assessment

There is no assessment for this course.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

A Certificate of Completion will be issued by NTUC LearningHub upon completion of the course.

Course Outline

  • Key trends and technologies affecting the future of work

  • Develop resilience, adaptability and a future-ready mindset

  • Basic lean concepts and being a change agent at work

  • Essentials and importance of cyber security

  • Importance of big data and business analytics in the future economy

  • Fundamentals of business analytics application

  • Apply the use of business analytics in a business context

  • Action plan to pursue learning options for continuous learning to prepare for the future of work

Course Objective

This course supports the national initiative of helping Singaporeans prepare for the future economy. Faced with rapid changes and constant disruptions at work and in our personal lives, it is important that we become future ready by anticipating and embracing change positively. Get to know more about the current and emerging technology and data trends. Develop your self-confidence to navigate your learning and career pathways throughout different phases in life. Build your resilience, adaptability and become attuned to a technology-rich environment.

  • Aware of what the future of work for Tour Guides in the Tourism Industry entails

  • Able to work in a technology-rich environment

  • Aware of the importance of cyber security and data protection in daily/work applications

  • Aware of how data and information can be used

  • Abe to develop an action plan to continue learning

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for tourist guides with basic digital literacy who are keen to become familiar with future skillsets, and who are not familiar with the use of new technologies at work

Course Outline

  • Key trends affecting the future of work

  • Technologies shaping the future economy

  • Impact of technology at work and daily life

  • Develop resilience, adaptability and a future ready mindset

  • Basic lean concepts and being change agent at work

  • Basic concepts and widespread use of data in the future economy

  • Essentials and importance of cyber security

  • Action plan to pursue learning options for continuous learning to prepare for the future of work

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

A Certificate of Completion will be issued by NTUC LearningHub.

** Tourist guides will be awarded the maximum 14 PDC hours

Dates

Coming soon.

Course Introduction

With 4.0 technologies and changes happening in the property market, the work of real estate salespersons (RES) is now going through a huge transformation. This course aims to introduce RES to current and emerging technologies that are changing the day-to-day work of a RES, and their impact on how business is done in the real estate industry locally and internationally. Participants will learn of initiatives, apps and platforms launched by public agencies under the Real Estate Industry Transformation Map. The course will also feature hands-on opportunities with relevant digital tools to help RES increase their productivity and efficiency.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Be aware of what future of jobs in the real estate agency industry entails;

  • Develop understanding of an overview of the Real Estate Industry Transformation Map;

  • Perform in an emerging technology-rich environment;

  • Understand the pervasive use of digital marketing in the Real Estate Industry

  • Be aware of the importance of cyber security and personal data protection in daily/work applications;

  • Be aware of how data and information can be used in the property market; and

  • Develop an action plan to continue learning and keep themselves updated on industry trends.

Course Duration

Full Time, 16 hours

Pre-requisites

Prior to attending this course, you should be:

  • Able to read and understand basic English

  • Familiar with the use of digital apps on a phone or tablet

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for real estate agents with basic digital literacy who are keen to become familiar with future skillsets such as digital marketing, blockchain and robotic process automation.

Assessment

There is no assessment for this course.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

A Certificate of Completion will be issued by NTUC LearningHub upon completion of the course.

Course Outline

  • Key trends and technologies affecting the future of work in the Real Estate Industry

  • Initiatives, apps and platforms launched by public agencies under the Real Estate Industry Transformation Map

  • Recognize the impact of technology at work and daily life

  • Develop resilience, adaptability and a future-ready mindset

  • Basic lean concepts and being a change agent at work

  • Introduction to digital marketing and digital marketing tools

  • Features of common digital marketing tools and platforms

  • Essentials and importance of cyber security and spotting fake news

  • Action plan to pursue learning options for continuous learning to prepare for the future of work

Skillsfuture for Digital Workplace for Freelancers & Self-Employed Persons

Course Introduction

This course supports the national initiative of helping Singaporeans prepare for the future economy. In the age of rapid digitalization, businesses and individuals are compelled to transform their operations and services to stay ahead of global competition. It is important that working adults embrace change positively by developing a future ready mindset. Understand the impact of current and emerging technology and how it affects the future of work. Recognize the importance of big data and the implications of data analysis on the new ways of work e.g. how does one harness data to drive personal branding and secure new business leads. Develop your self-confidence to navigate your learning and to build a viable and sustainable career as a freelancer/ self-employed person.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the course, participants will be able to demonstrate basic working knowledge and competencies in the following:

  • Be able to source and attempt new ways opportunities in the future economy

  • Be prepared to leverage on technology as a freelancer/ self-employed person

  • Know the impact and risks of cyberattacks, the importance of cyber security in work and daily applications

  • Understand and apply the use of data and information to improve work efficiency and generate business leads

  • Understand basic lean concepts and take initiative to improve work processes

  • Identify learning needs and develop an action plan to acquire learning and instill good financial habits e.g. making regular contributions to CPF, for a viable and sustainable freelancing career

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for:

  • Working adults who are keen to become familiar with the use of new technologies at work or in their personal lives

  • Working adults who are keen to build viable and sustainable freelance careers

Pre-requisites

Participants are expected to have

  • Basic literacy and numeracy

  • Some basic digital skills such as

    • Able to operate a personal digital device (eg. mobile phone, tablet)

    • Able to use digital communication platform (eg. email, Whatsapp)

Course Outline

  • Key trends affecting the future of work

    • Globalisation

    • Changing demographics

    • Technology

    • Freelancing mindset and future of work

    • Singapore’s Smart Nation initiative

    • Singapore Industry Transformation Road Map (ITM)

  • Technologies shaping the future economy

    • Smart technology

    • Artificial intelligence (AI)

    • Big data

    • Internet of Things (IoT)

    • Robotics

    • Augmented/Virtual/Mixed reality

    • Cloud

  • Impact of technology at work and daily life

    • Disruption, adaptability and embrace change

    • The 3 dimensions of learning

    • Concept of continuous learning

    • Develop resilience, adaptability and a future ready mindset

    • Leverage on technology to create your personal brand

    • Marketing with social media

  • Basic lean concepts and being change agent at work

    • Industry 4.0

    • Use of technology to increase productivity

    • Taking charge of your rates and understanding your freelance contract

    • Understand types of corporate structure and setting up your workflow

Taxation & CPF/Medisave contribution

  • Basic concepts and widespread use of data in the future economy

    • Data management and importance of data protection

  • Essentials and importance of cyber security in Digital Defence

    • Adopt safe cybersecurity practices

    • Guard against fake news and disinformation

    • Protection for your freelance business and dispute resolution

  • Action plan to pursue learning options for continuous learning to prepare for the future of work

    • Worker 4.0

    • Skills gap analysis

    • Learning action plan

Price

Pricing w/o GST w GST
Full Course Fee $650.00 $695.50
Course Fee After Funding^ S$46.73 S$50.00
     

Please note that prices are subject to changes.

 

Funding Information

  • NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to *$250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). *Conditions apply Please visit our website at http://skillsupgrade.ntuc.org.sg for more information. Funding for approved courses only.

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can also use their SkillsFuture credit to offset the course fee. For more details,click here

  • Course reference code in SkillsConnect:

    • For Training Grant application, please use the following reference code.

      Reference code: CRS-N-0043294

^Funding is available for Singaporeans and PR only.

 

Prices are inclusive of GST and subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees

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