Funding Support for Companies (Non-SMEs)

If your Company's annual sales turnover of more than S$100 million OR employment size is more than 200 workers you are qualified under this category. If you wish to send your employees (Singapore citizen or permanent resident) for WSQ training, you can enjoy the 70-90% course fee subsidies, you can enroll directly with You will only need to pay the net fee (course fee after SSG's grant). We will apply the WSQ funding on your behalf

Course Fee Funding (with effect from 1 October 2015)

 Type of CourseSingapore Citizens and Permanent Residents
Singapore CitizensAged ≥ 40 years1
Courses offered by SSG-appointed CET Centres like TaF.tcNon-PME-level CoursesUp to 90% of course feesUp to 90% of course fees
PME-level CoursesUp to 70% of course fees

1 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit

Absentee Payroll Funding for NON SMEs

SSG also funds your employee's salary while he/she is undergoing training. You may apply for absentee payroll funding via Skills Connect based on following details-

 Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents
Courses offered by SSG-appointed CET Centres like TaF.tc80%of hourly basic salary capped
at $4.50/hr

For training outside working hours,
subject to employer top-up of balance
20% of hourly basic salary, capped at

For more information on Absentee Payroll Funding- . On how to calculate the amount of absentee payroll funding you can receive, check