Funding and subsidies for Joint Industry Certification are applicable to the following courses:

Sponsoring employer or self-sponsored trainee will pay ITE the nett fee and submit the training grant applications through the SkillsConnect system.

For self-sponsored trainees:

SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) 
Self-sponsored trainees (Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above) can use their SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) to pay for or offset the course fees by applying for claim via their SFC account at

For more information on fundings and use of SFC, please submit your queries via or through SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) hotline at 6785 5785.

For company sponsorships & self-sponsorships:

1. Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) scheme
Under the Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) scheme, Singapore Citizens who are aged 40 years and above are eligible for a funding support of 90% of course fees.

2. Workfare Training Support (WTS) scheme
Under the Workfare Training Support (WTS) scheme, low-wage workers receive higher funding support of 95% of course fees. Singapore Citizens who are aged 35 years and above, employed and earn a monthly income of $2000 or less are eligible

For company sponsorships:

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Subsidy
Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents sponsored by SMEs are eligible for a funding support of 90% of course fees.