Launched in April 2022, the SkillsFuture Career Transition Programme (SCTP) helps mid-career individuals acquire industry-specific and market-relevant skills, thus expanding their employment prospects across different fields.

Our SCTP provides industry project opportunities and career advisory support from our career coach. Eligible individuals can receive SkillsFuture funding of up to 95%.

Why enrol in the programme?

Widen your skillset

Hybrid and cross-functional roles are becoming increasingly common in today's global and interconnected world. Through SCTP at SIT, expand your skillsets into a new sector. 

Gain new opportunities

Our industry-relevant and time-flexible courses will open up fresh opportunities and help you to grow your competencies across different fields.

Discover the right career path for you

Our career coaches provide advisory support to match courses to your strengths and interests. Through their guidance and mentorship, uncover new career options that build on your current foundation and resonate with your passion.

Get a leg up on your new journey

The first step into a new industry can be challenging. Our employment facilitation services help enhance your employment prospects, minimising the risks from a mid-career transition.


Programmes Available Under SCTP

  1. Business, Communication and Design
    (SCTP) Programme for the Lean Six Sigma Champion and Operational Excellence Manager

    A 3 months programme designed specifically for mid-career professionals aiming to elevate proficiency in Lean and Six Sigma methodologies.

    10 Sep 2024
    3 months
    SGD $10,900.00
    Up to 95% SF + UTAP Funding
    Lean and Six Sigma, Business Management
  2. Business, Communication and Design
    (SCTP) Programme in Design Innovation

    A 3-4 month module that equips mid-career individuals with design innovation skills to address early-stage company challenges through omni-channel solutions.

    To be advised
    3+ months
    To be advised
    To be advised
    Up to 95% SF + UTAP Funding
    Stackable towards:

    Postgraduate Certificate in Design Strategy and Innovation

    Design Innovation, Business Management, Career Growth and Transition

Upcoming Events

Food, Chemical and Biotechnology
Major Hazards Symposium 2024

Jointly organised with the Society of Loss Prevention with this year’s theme “Managing Hazards Associated with Low-Carbon Technologies”.

07 November 2024
08:30 AM - 5:00 PM
S$196.20 (inclusive of GST)
Chemical Engineering, Process Safety

Application Process

    1. Apply

      Click Apply Now on the SCTP course webpage and complete the application

    2. Application Review

      Successful applicants will be notified

    3. Commence Job Role

      Commencement of programme, and industry projects

    4. Career Advisory Support

      Employment facilitation services and career advisory*

* SIT will aid career advisory and connect trainees to government agencies and its relevant employers in their search for relevant jobs. However, SIT cannot guarantee job placements at the end of the programme even though SIT will make an effort to support trainees in their job search.

Fee Structure

Who can apply
  • Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents, and Long-Term Visit Pass-Plus (LTVP+) Holders
  • Self-sponsored learners (either unemployed or in-employment individuals)
  • At least 21 years old
Available Funding
Singapore Citizen (Below 40) / Singapore PR / LTVP+ Holder Up to 70% of course fees
Singapore Citizen (40 & above) Up to 90% of course fees
Singapore Citizen who meets the additional funding support criteria* Up to 95% of course fees


  • * Individuals who fall into either of the following categories:

  •  Long-term unemployed individuals; or

  • – Persons with disabilities; or

  • – Individuals in need of financial assistance – ComCare Short-to-Medium Term Assistance (SMTA) recipients or Workfare Income Supplement (WIS) recipients

  • Trainees may also use SkillsFuture Credit and Additional SkillsFuture Credit (Mid-Career Support) to offset out-of-pocket course fees.


If you have further questions regarding the SkillsFuture Career Transition Programme, you may refer to SkillsFuture Singapore's SCTP FAQ.

Speak to Our Career Coach

Need answers to your questions? Contact our career coach, Joe Leong, via email or schedule an appointment today.

Recruit trainees for your organisation

If you're a company interested in recruiting SCTP trainees, talk to us today!


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