Critical Infocomm Technology Resource Programme (CITREP+)

 

CITREP+ supports local professionals in keeping pace with technology shifts through continuous and proactive training. Through continuous up-skilling, fresh professionals and mid-career professionals may acquire or enhance technical skills sets which will enable them to remain relevant and productive in their careers.

To build a strong core of ICT professionals with Smart Nation capabilities, CITREP+ is now expanded to support entry-level professionals since April 2016 to build specialised ICT skills through broad-based training courses and certifications.

IMDA will work with training providers to curate and offer quality infocomm professional development courses and certifications that impart knowledge and skills in relevant technology areas.

Red Hat Certifications 

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) - Full Track

Course Title: 1. Red Hat Enterprise Linux System Administration I (RH124)
                        2. Red Hat Enterprise Linux System Administration II (RH134)

Designed for IT professionals to be trained with the core system administration skills required to perform in the Red Hat Enterprise Linux environments, candidate will be credentialed Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) upon passing the EX200 exam.

Full Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
S$8,720.50 Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,500 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: EX200
NOV DEC JAN FEB
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
Duration
9 days
RH124 6-10 4-8 8-12 5-9
RH134 13-16 11-14 15-18 19-22
RH124
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Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) - Fast Track

Course Title: 1. RHCSA Rapid Track Course (RH199)

This intensive course combines Red Hat System Administration I and II at a rapid pace, it is designed for experienced Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administrators seeking validation of their skills and credential as a Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) upon passing the EX200 exam.

Full Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
S$5,082.50 Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,500 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: EX200
NOV DEC JAN FEB
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
Duration
4 days
RH199 18-21 8-11 5-8
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Microsoft Certifications

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Office365

Course Title: Enabling and Managing Office 365 (MS20347)

Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
Limited Time Offer!
S$2,876.16

S$3,755.70
Singapore Citizens
& Permanent Residents
SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,457 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: 70-346, 70-347
  NOV DEC JAN FEB
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
Duration
5 days
MS20347 11-15 22-26 19-23
The courseware for this course is in digital format, you may bring your own device to download and view the courseware during class.
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Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2016

Course Title: 1. Installation, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016 (MS20740)
                        2. Networking with Windows Server 2016 (MS20741)
                        3. Identity with Windows Server 2016 (MS20742)

Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
Limited Time Offer!
S$4,815

S$10,448.55
Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,500 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: 70-740, 70-741, 70-742
  NOV DEC JAN FEB
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
Duration
15 days
MS20740 11-15 5-9
MS20741 18-22 19-23
MS20742 13-17 15-19
The courseware for this course is in digital format, you may bring your own device to download and view the courseware during class.
MS20740
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MS20742
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Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2014

Course Title: 1. Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (MS20461)
                        2. Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases (MS20462)
                        3. Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (MS20463)

Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
Limited Time Offer!
S$5,885

S$10,448.55
Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,500 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: 70-461, 70-462, 70-463
  NOV DEC JAN FEB
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
Duration
15 days
MS20461 6-10 2-5 (9-7pm) 5-9
MS20462 13-17 11-15 19-23
MS20463 20-24 22-26
The courseware for this course is in digital format, you may bring your own device to download and view the courseware during class.
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VMware Certifications

VMware Certified Professional 6.5 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP6.5-DCV)

Job role: System administrators, Systems engineers

Course Title: VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage (V6.5)

Course Code Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
VMICMV6.5

Limited Time Offer!
S$4,431.94

S$5,235.51
Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,500 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: 2V0-602 & 2V0-622
Duration DEC JAN FEB MAR
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
5 days 11-15 8-12 19-23 5-9
22-26 19-23
The courseware for this course is in digital format, you may bring your own device to download and view the courseware during class.
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VMware Certified Professional 6 - Network Virtualization (VCP6-NV)

Job role: System administrators, Administrator engineers, Network engineers

Course Title: VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.2]

Course Code Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
VMNSXICMV62

S$5,223.74 Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,500 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: 2VO-620 & 2VO-642
Duration DEC JAN FEB MAR
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
5 days 18-22 26-2 Mar
The courseware for this course is in digital format, you may bring your own device to download and view the courseware during class.
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CompTIA Certifications

CompTIA Security+

Job role: IT Security Specialist, Network Security Engineer, Systems Security Administrator

As a benchmark for best practices in IT security, this globally trusted certification covers the essential principles for network security and risk management – making it an important stepping stone of an IT security career.

Course Code Full Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
CT-Security+

S$3,171.48 Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,074.80 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: SY0-401
Duration DEC JAN FEB MAR
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
5 days 22-26
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CompTIA A+

Job role: Field Service Technician, IT Support Officer and IT Support Administrator

Most essential IT certification to step into an IT technical career. It validates understanding of the common hardware and software technologies in business and certifies the skills necessary to support complex IT infrastructures.

Course Code Full Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
CT-A+

S$3,310.58 Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,165.80 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: 220-901 and 220-902
Duration DEC JAN FEB MAR
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
5 days 15-19
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CompTIA Cloud+

Job role: Cloud Specialist, Cloud ​Developer, Cloud Engineer

This certification adds value in your resume to jump in the rapidly cloud growing market; it validates the skills and expertise of IT practitioners in implementing and maintaining cloud technologies.

Course Code Full Course Fee
(with 7% GST)
 70%
Funding
 90%
Funding
90%
Funding
100%
Funding
CT-Cloud+

S$3,130.82 Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents SME
Sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced
Singapore Citizens ≥ 40 years old
Students
Including NSF
Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding* Claimable Funding*
 S$2,048.20 S$2,500 S$2,500  S$2,000
Inclusive of Exams: CV0-001
Duration DEC JAN FEB MAR
Weekday Schedules
9am – 5pm
5 days 26-2 Mar
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Application Procedure

All course endorsement and claim applications must be submitted online via the online system known as Infocomm Competency Management System (ICMS). Applicants must upload and attach the supporting documents via ICMS during the submission of online applications.

The sponsoring organisations and self-sponsored individuals must have a valid ICMS account to submit a CITREP+ claim. To apply for a new organisation or individual account, please click here.

All applicants must have their SingPass ID and password to access ICMS. To find out more and/or apply for SingPass, please click here.

To access ICMS, please click here.

To download CITREP+ guides, please click here.

 

 

Trainees must:

  • Be a Singapore citizen at the point of course / certification examination commencement
  • Meet the admission criteria set by the Course Provider or Certificate Awarding Body (CAB)
  • Be enrolled by the endorsed course provider or testing centre for the intended course or certification in IMDA’s Infocomm Competency Management System (ICMS) before the commencement of the training course or certification
  • Commence the endorsed training courses or certification examinations between 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018 (or otherwise stipulated by IMDA)

For Organisation-Sponsored Trainees

  • Sponsoring organisation must be incorporated or registered in Singapore
  • Employees of Local Government Agencies are not eligible
  • Employees of these organisations can, however, qualify for CITREP+ under the self-sponsored category

For Course and Certification Fees Support

The trainee must complete the course and pass all examinations required by the certification or post-training assessment within 12 months from the course commencement date:

  • With at least 75% attendance of the training course based on the endorsed roadmap;
  • Complete and pass the project work (applicable to Emerging Infocomm Skills with Project Work Component); and,
  • Achieve the final certification status (applicable to certifiable programme only).

 

 

Singapore Citizen Permanent Residents
(* with effect from 1 August 2017)
Category Type Training Course and Certification
Organisation-
Sponsored
Non SMEs Up to 70% of the nett payable course and certification fees, capped at $2,500 per trainee
SMEs Up to 90% of the nett payable course and certification fees, capped at $2,500 per trainee
Professionals (40 years old and above) Up to 90% of the nett payable course and certification fees, capped at $2,500 per trainee Up to 70% of the nett payable course and certification fees, capped at $2,500 per trainee
Self-
Sponsored
Professionals Up to 70% of the nett payable course and certification fees, capped at $2,500 per trainee
Professionals (40 years old and above) Up to 90% of the nett payable course and certification fees, capped at $2,500 per trainee Up to 70% of the nett payable course and certification fees, capped at $2,500 per trainee
Students and/or Full Time National Service (NSF) Up to 100% of the nett payable course and certification fees, capped at $2,000 per trainee Not eligible
** For more details on CITREP+ funding support for students/NSF, please refer to CITREP+ Claim Application Guide.
Please click here for the list of endorsed courses and certifications.