About Institute of Technical Education (ITE)
The Institute of Technical Education, Singapore (ITE) was established on 1 April 1992. It is a statutory board under the Ministry of Education, Singapore. ITE is tasked to help build a world-class quality workforce to support the development of Singapore. ITE offers a wide range of full-time engineering, business studies and service courses, from which students can acquire high-level skills. These course are carefully designed and developed to meet the needs of industry. ITE courses are therefore industry-driven. They are also career-oriented, preparing ITE graduates to work in challenging and well-paid jobs with bright career and advancement prospects.
About Singapore Institute of Materials Management (SIMM)
Singapore Institute of Materials Management (SIMM) was incorporated in 1980 as a non-profit and self-supporting independent educational institution, with quality as its corporate emphasis. SIMM has since grown to be a premier institution offering Logistics, Supply chain Management and E-commerce education for the industry training professionals and assisting also in the conversion of manpower for personnel not in the Logistics and Procurement field or industry. SIMM is a member of the International Federation of Purchasing and Materials Management (IFPMM). SIMM also works with the authorities and various government bodies such as IE Singapore (International Enterprise) and Economic Development Board (EDB) Singapore in various projects in the areas of Logistics and Procurement to further advance the interests of the industry and country development.
About SkillsFuture Credit
Singaporean aged 25 years old and above can use their SkillsFuture credit up to $500.00 to pay for or offset their course fee only. Please refer to www.skillsfuture.sg for details.
Need for Training
To meet the rapid technological changes in industry, there is a need for employers to support workers to participate in a continuous life-long system of skills training and upgrading. Skills training is an investment in productivity. With better skills, a worker will become more flexible, efficiently and adaptable at work. This in turn enable the employer to achieve higher productivity. With a well-trained workforce, the organisation can improve its competitive edge.
ITE Skills Certificate in Logistics Operations (CLO)
The ITE Skills Certificate in Logistics Operation is a part-time programme for workers to upgrade their skills in the Logistics and Warehousing industries. It is of six-month duration. Classes will be conducted two evenings per week from 6.30pm to 10.15pm at the Singapore Institute of Materials Management (SIMM). Lessons are conducted in English.
Award of Certificate [view sample of Certificate]
The ITE Skills Certificate in Logistics Operations (CLO) will be awarded by ITE to those who meet the following requirements:
Participants should be at least 18 years old, possess at least Secondary Two qualifications and preferably have one year of relevant working experience.
It is compulsory for all participants to enroll as members of SIMM throughout the period of the course duration.
Application forms must be accompanied by:
Training Grant (SSG)
The CLO course is pre-approved for funding under the SSG. Applicant companies are required to enroll the trainees and pay the full fees to SIMM. Applicant companies should apply for course fee and absentee payroll funding in the SkillsConnect System (www.skillsconnect.gov.sg/sop/portal/) at least one working day before the course commencement date.
For more information, please contact SSG at 6785 5785 or https://portal.ssg-wsg.gov.sg/feedback
Course Days: Tues & Thurs
Time: 6.30pm to 10.15pm
Course Duration: 120 hours (6 months)
Course Fee: S$2,000/- (SIMM member only)
Course Materials Fee: S$100/-
Exam Fee: S$360/- (exam fees for 3 modules)
For more information on SIMM courses, please do not hesitate to contact the SIMM Secretariat:
9 Ah Hood Road, #04-06 EASB Building, Singapore 329975
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