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Skills Framework for Media (SFw for Media)

The Skills Framework for Media supports manpower strategies by identifying pivotal media careers, outlining possible career pathways, and articulating existing and emerging skills for media professionals in Singapore.

What is it?

The SFw for Media identifies pivotal careers in the Media sector, taking into account the evolving media landscape in Singapore and global trends. It outlines possible pathways for talent attraction and retention, and articulate existing and emerging skills to support the growth and transformation of the sector.

The SFw for Media is jointly developed by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), Workforce Singapore (WSG), and the Info-communications Media Development Authority (IMDA), together with media professionals, freelancers, employers, industry associations, unions, and education, and training providers.

A chart with five steps about the Skills Framework for Infocomm Technology (ICT) developed by IMDA
With the Skills Framework, individuals are equipped to make informed decisions about career choices, as well as take responsibility for skills upgrading and career planning.
An infographic of the Skills Framework that helps individuals make informed decisions about career choices and upskilling

Who can apply?

  • Individuals with the passion and interest to pursue or further media careers
  • Employers of media professionals
  • Training providers

Introduction to the Skills Framework for Media

A thumbnail from a video on the Introduction to the Skills Framework for Media

Introduction to the Skills Framework for Media


For more information, please visit the Skills Framework Portal or contact us at


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