SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace

Offered by School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Short Course / 2 days / Delivery Mode: Synchronous e-Learning / TGS-2020001201

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

The future economy is digital, innovation driven, and powered by smart devices wired to the cloud. These new technologies are changing how businesses operate and the way people work. As competition gets fiercer, the ability to work with agility will always be in demand.

Learning Outcomes

Power up your skills and stay competitive with basic skills and digital tools in collaboration, cybersecurity, web conferencing, and also apps for navigating the sharing economy. You will be able to understand job requirements in the future digital economy and learn how to work effectively in a tech-rich, data-rich environment.

At the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand job requirements in the future digital economy
  • Learn how to work effectively in a tech-rich, data-rich environment
  • Learn how to safeguard cyber security in daily/work applications
  • Gain an appreciation of basic use of big data and information available in the workplace, and
  • Develop an action plan for your own career progression and learning


Course Dates: TBC
Application Period: TBC

Duration: 2 days
Time: 9am to 6pm
Delivery Mode: Synchronous e-learning

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

For sessions held at Community Centres/Club, Ngee Ann Polytechnic may disclose any information relating to you to People’s Association, the Community Centres/Club that the training is held and Employment & Employability Institute Pte Ltd for the purpose of audits in relation to this course.


Lesson Plan

Navigate the Digital Workplace
  • Email management & informal communication
  • Online risks (phishing, data theft, public Wi-Fi) & management
  • Productivity tools (scanning, contacts)
  • Navigating E-payment systems
Access, Evaluate and Apply Information
  • Web search techniques
  • Search within mailbox, local drive folders, WhatsApp
  • Access public agency sites via SingPass App
  • Capture information for evaluation
  • Using Tableau for gathering data insights
Create & Collaborate
  • Understand the different types of licenses that apply to digital content
  • Create digital artefacts for PowerPoint, posters, EDM, illustrations, etc.
  • Video conference
  • Team project
Agile & Adapt
  • Mobile office tools
  • Calendar, reminder, to-do-list
Self-directed Action
  • Explore short courses for further learning
  • Learn to apply for SkillsFuture Credits


Certificate of Participation will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance.

Entry Requirements

This course is targeted at educators.

Course Fees

Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.

Funding period for this course is from 27 Nov 2020 to 31 Mar 2022. Note: Enhanced Training Support Package (ETSP) Arts & Culture, Tourism, Retail & Food Services and Land Transport funding for this course is from 27 Nov 2020 to 31 Dec 2021.

SkillsFuture Credit
All Singaporeans aged 25 years and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of courses. The credits can be used on top of existing course fee subsidies/funding. This is only applicable for self-sponsored applicants and must be applied via the SkillsFuture Portal. More details on the SkillsFuture Credit Claims will be advised upon admission into the course. Find out more about SkillsFuture Credit at

For Mums@Work members, enter MUMS@WORK in the promo code during course application.

For applicants entering under Enhanced Training Support Package, enter ETSP in the promo code during course application.

The course is eligible for Absentee Payroll. For more information on Absentee Payroll, click here.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full Course Fee$797.15
Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents qualified for SkillsFuture Funding$50.00
Active NTUC Union Member (Only applicable for self-sponsored Singapore Citizens & PRs)$10.00
Singaporeans and Permanent Residents qualified for Enhanced Training Support Package$50.00