WSS encourages low wage workers to undertake training that leads to more impactful employment outcomes.
Eligible individuals may receive:
Refer to infosheet for terms and conditions
To qualify, individual must meet the following criteria:
To qualify for training allowance at $6 per hour, individual must:
For courses that commence from 1 Jul 2020
You will need to have a valid PayNow account tied to your NRIC number for TA to be disbursed to you.
If you are employed, your employer will be making regular CPF contributions to your CPF account, and you are not required to apply for TA.
If you are self-employed and hence do not have CPF contributions, you may submit your TA claims at Workforce Singapore (WSG) Careers Connect or Employment and Employability Institute (e2i) centres within 120 days after your course ends.
Original documents to bring:
The training allowance claim process for WTS and WSS are different. For courses that commence before 1 Jul 2020, the WTS claim process applies. For courses that commence after 1 Jul 2020, the WSS claim process applies.
For courses that commence before 1 Jul 2020
Individual needs to make one trip down to any of their preferred WSG’s Careers Connect or NTUC’s e2i centres within 120 days after the course end date, to apply and submit the claim application.
Individuals are to bring along the following original documents:
In view of the Covid-19 Circuit Breaker till Phase 3, if you do not wish to make a trip down to WSG's Careers Connect or NTUC's e2i centres, you may submit the claim online within 120 days after the course end date.
Should you choose to submit your claim online, you may be required to produce documentary proof to demonstrate your employment upon request by SSG/WSG.
Please go to https://www.wsg.gov.sg/feedback and submit the TA claims through the following steps:
Step 1: Login in using individual’s SingPass on the portal
Step 2: Click ‘Submit New Feedback’
Step 3: Under Feedback details,
Step 4: Attach the following docs (up to 10 documents):
Please note that you may be contacted to provide more information.
Only courses that are registered in WSG system will be eligible for TA. Please check with training providers for more details.
Cash awards are given to encourage eligible workers to undergo sustained training. Trainees will receive:
There will be an overall TCA cap of $1,000 per WSS Eligibility year.
For the list of courses eligible for TCA, please click this link. Courses outside this list will not be eligible for TCA. Please check with training providers for more details.
No application is required.
Individuals who receive WSS letters are eligible for TCA if they achieve the above listed qualifications. Individuals will be notified of their TCA payment via SMS and/or letter from CPF Board.
WSS hotline: 1800-536-8333