SkillsFuture Series

What Is it?

The SkillsFuture Series is a curated list of short, industry-relevant training programmes that focus on emerging skills.

As a start, we have identified eight categories under the SkillsFuture Series:

  1. Advanced Manufacturing
  2. Cybersecurity
  3. Data analytics
  4. Digital Media
  5. Entrepreneurship
  6. Finance
  7. Tech-Enabled Services
  8. Urban Solutions

Who Is It For?

Targeted at Singaporeans who are keen to either gain a basic understanding or deepen their skills in these emerging areas, the SkillsFuture Series comprises training programmes across 3 proficiency levels, namely Basic, Intermediate and Advanced. Adult learners of different skills proficiency background can therefore benefit from the SkillsFuture Series.

  • Basic

    The course is designed for learners who have limited or no prior knowledge in the subject area. The course covers basic knowledge and application.

  • Intermediate

    The course is designed for learners who have some working knowledge of the subject area. The course covers knowledge and application at a more complex level.

  • Advanced

    The course is designed for experienced practitioners who wish to deepen their skills in the specialised area. The course covers complex and specialised topics.

How will I benefit?

Singaporeans will be able to tap on the curated list of training programmes under the SkillsFuture Series to stay relevant and prepare for the future.

Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing involves the use of innovative and advanced technologies to improve products and processes by enhancing the cyber-physical integration of manufacturing. It involves digitalisation and automation through the use of devices, sensors and robotics for work processes. It also facilitates connectivity through the integration of information, computing and networking to improve manufacturing productivity, customisation, flexibility, predictability and performance.

Industrial Internet Of Things (IIOT)Additive ManufacturingRobotics and Automation

Cybersecurity refers to measures and techniques to protect the integrity of data, computing devices and other systems from damage or theft and preventing disruption to the functionality of the systems. It includes encryption techniques, cyber-intelligence and the development of security control mechanisms to significantly reduce risks and vulnerabilities.

Encryption TechnologiesCyber Intelligence & Cyber Risk ManagementCyber Incident InvestigationCyber Compliance
Data analytics

Data analytics involves collecting, cleansing, transforming and modelling data, in order to discover useful information. Data and business analytics provide valuable insights to aid in decision-making.

Artificial IntelligenceInternet of Things (IoT)Machine LearningCloud ComputingData MiningData Visualisation and Coding
Digital Media

Digital Media covers the creation, broadcast, production, and use of digitised content, as well as digital communications.

Immersive MediaSocial MediaInteractive Media and Games Development.

Entrepreneurship is the art of transforming an idea into a venture of value creation for market, through innovation and risk-taking. It covers financing options, go-to-market strategies, going global, and various aspects of business strategies and operations for sustainable growth.

Start-UpTechnopreneurshipFinancing Platform ModelsBusiness ModelsGoing GlobalProduct/Market DevelopmentSustainable Growth

Finance covers the application of technologies in the design, delivery and governance of financial services. It includes the digitalisation of financial services and adoption of Fintech.

BlockchainFinTechAsset ManagementWealth ManagementRisk Management and Compliance
Tech-Enabled Services

Tech-Enabled Services focuses on the use of technology-based applications to transform services-related industries such as supply chain, retail, healthcare, professional and security services.

Electronic TechnologiesGeospatial TechnologySupply Chain ManagementSecurity SystemsDigital Marketing
Urban Solutions

Urban Solutions describes solutions that are aimed at improving the quality of living through designing and building environmentally-sustainable and liveable cities. These solutions include the development, implementation and maintenance of intelligent transport systems, smart cities and autonomous vehicles.

Systems engineeringSustainability SolutionsAutonomous Transport Solutions