1. SkillsFuture was launched in January 2016
  2. For all Singaporeans aged 25 and above
  3. Encourage individuals to partake in their own personal management in developing one’s skills and journey of lifelong learning.
  4. Eligible individuals will receive credit of $500 in their account
  5. No expiry date 
  6. There will be periodic top-ups from the government
  7. Credits can be used to pay for or offset courses fee.

These credits can be used by applying for online claim(s) at http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit


This scheme benefits the user as it acts as a supporting financial to a wide range of approved skills-related courses for acquiring new skills to acquire. This includes online courses, courses supported by public agencies and selected courses offered by the Ministry of Education (MOE) funded institutions such as

  • Institutes of Technical Education (ITE)
  • Polytechnics,
  • Autonomous Universities
  • SIM University
  • LASALLE College of the Arts
  • Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts

Skills Global Academy provide training and education with the aim of equipping students with productive skills in the current ever-changing, fast paced economy.

As technology is advancing at a rapid pace in this current time and age, it is evident that one has to be more self-aware and start to take on their own responsibility of their life-long journey of learning by enhancing themselves with these technical skills.

At our academy, our students will be equipped with the basic fundamental skills to start offering their freelance services in their respective fields of work upon course completion.


For those who are interested in designing, I’d recommend picking up either Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator

On the other hand, if you are looking for ways to kick-start your own online business or learn how to put your business out there, learning how to build a WordPress Website and Facebook Marketing would be ideal for you

Following with office productivity, Microsoft Excel and Excel Mastery courses are available.

Students will learn theory and will be able to have hands-on time. This allow them to apply into their everyday work environment and equip them with skills to master specific functions of data analytics.