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Funding Schemes

A number of our courses are eligible for grants and subsidies.  

WSQ courses have Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) which are for both company-sponsored and self-sponsored individuals.  Conditions apply.

For more information on WSQ and a whole range of funded courses, please call our staff at 6425 2422 or send us an Online Enquiry.

Organisation-Sponsored Individual

Organisations can tap on the available subsidies or funding schemes to develop their staff to be more competent in their work and increase productivity. 

About SSG funding

  • Only for courses approved by SSG - refer to the funding details in the course page. 

  • AHD shall invoice organisation the course fee less SSG approved funding to facilitate payment

  • Participant must be Singaporean or Singapore PR

  • Participant must fulfill 75% attendance as required by SSG and AHD.

  • For WSQ courses, participants must also fulfill 75% attendance and pass the assessment as required by SSG and AHD.


About NCSS- Professional Capability Grant (PCG) (previously known as VCF)

  • PCG funding is for eligible staff/volunteers from NCSS member agencies and MSF-funded agencies.

  • W.e.f Apr 2023, Training Providers are required to submit eligible course participants in TPGateway system.

  • For PCG pre-approved courses, AHD will refer to the application details submitted via the Training Portal and request acknowledgement from the agencies on PCG funding application.

  • AHD shall invoice the organisation the course fee less the PCG funding to facilitate payment

  • Participants must achieve minimum 75% attendance

  • For Courses without "PCG Pre-Approved", organization may also apply to NCSS for funding under Non Pre-Approved. However, for these courses, organisations are required to pay the full course fees to AHD and submit the necessary documents to claim from NCSS after the training.


Organisations are bound by Funding Terms and Conditions stipulated by SSG and NCSS.

Organisations are liable to pay AHD for any un-claimable funding amount under the following events:

  • The participant(s) fails to meet minimum class attendance & any other course requirements as stipulated for each course;

  • The participant(s) defers the Course;

  • The participant(s) resigns from the Company;

  • The participant(s) withdraws from the Course after the Course Commencement Date;

  • The Company withdraws the participant(s) from the Course after the Course Commencement Date.

  • (FOR NCSS-PCF funding only) If agency do not meet NCSS terms and conditions e.g total number of applicants from your agency exceed 50% of VCF training places and others


Self-Sponsored Individual

We constantly seek to defray costs incurred by our students through grant and subsidies offered by government agencies.

A number of our courses are eligible for fundings from SSG and NTUC as follows:

About Skillsfuture Credit*

  • Singaporeans aged 25 and above are eligible to use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset the course fees.

  • SkillsFuture Credit only applies to Individual paying for the course fees but not applicable to Company-sponsored Individual. 

For Participants Using Skillsfuture Credit 

1. Login to to check available balance before applying for the course. Ensure that you have Singpass 2FA. 

2. To use SkillsFuture Credit, please login to our training portal (TMS) and click on the SkillsFuture Credit button at the payment page. You will be redirected to Please follow the steps below.

a) Setup your profile and complete all required fields (if you have not done so).

b) Proceed to submit the claim and enter the amount payable to AHD.

3. For withdrawal request, participant must login to our training portal (TMS) to request for withdrawal before the course start date, with valid reason & subject to our approval. Then SFC claim will be cancelled.

 *Only for courses approved by SSG - refer to the funding details in the respective course page. Please call our staff at 6425 2422 for further clarifications. 


About UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme)**

NTUC members can enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). 

 ** Only selected courses are approved for UTAP. Please call our staff at 6425 2422 for further clarifications.


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