SCPC – FAQs

1. What are the eligibility criteria for the training programs?

The training programs are open to all working professionals (aged 21 and above). Singaporeans aged 40 and above can receive up to 90% course fee support through SSG, while Singaporeans below 40 and PRs are eligible for 70% SSG support. You can read the program details at this link.

2. How do I apply for the SSG funding support?

SSG funding is applied automatically when you register for the course. Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria; the discounted fee will be reflected during registration.

3. What is the process for claiming the UTAP support?

After completing the course, you can claim up to 50% of the out-of-pocket course fees through UTAP, capped at $500 per year. To apply, log into the NTUC U Portal and submit your claim under the UTAP section.

4. What is the extended training grant, and how does it work?

The extended training grant covers an additional 10% of the course fees paid (including GST). This grant is reimbursed to you at the end of each course that you attend. The aim is to support your commitment to lifelong training.

5. Are the training programs certified?

Yes, our training programs are certified by the Singapore University of Technology & Design (SUTD) Academy, ensuring they meet high educational and industry standards.

6. What types of courses are offered through Supply Chain Asia (SCA) for SCPC members?

SCA offers a variety of specialised training programs designed to provide practical, hands-on experience in the latest technologies and industry practices. Topics include Next-Gen Supply Chain, Smart Logistics, Business Intelligence, IoT, and Automation. Skills acquired include RPA from UiPath and Power Automate as well as other low-code-no-code applications such as Google AppSheet, Power Apps and Power BI.

7. How do I register for the training programs?

You can register for the training programs through our website at this link. Follow the registration instructions and ensure you meet the eligibility criteria for funding support.

8. What if I am unable to attend a course after registering?

If you are unable to attend a course after registering, please contact us as soon as possible. Alternatively, you can contact the SUTD Academy team to cancel or change your training dates.

The SUTD team can assist you with rescheduling or provide information on our cancellation and refund policies.

9. How will these courses benefit my career?

Our courses are designed to equip you with the latest skills and knowledge needed to excel in your professional capacity as well as in the supply chain industry. By completing these courses, you can enhance your professional development, improve your career prospects, and expand your professional network.

10. What networking opportunities are available through SCPC?

SCPC provides exclusive networking opportunities where you can connect with industry leaders, peers, and like-minded professionals. These events are designed to help you build valuable relationships and stay updated on industry trends.

11. Are there any prerequisites for the courses?

Most courses do not have prerequisites and are designed to cater to both beginners and experienced professionals. The course registration page will list specific course details and prerequisites.

12. How long do the training programs last?

The duration of the training programs varies. We offer 1-day courses, 3-day intensive programs, and longer professional certificate courses that span multiple days. Detailed information about each course’s duration is available on the registration page.

13. Can I take multiple courses simultaneously?

Yes, you can enrol in multiple courses if they do not overlap in schedule. Taking multiple courses can accelerate your learning and professional development.

Final Note:

If you have any additional questions or need further assistance, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at scpc@supplychainasia.org or visit our website for more details.