Company Led Training (CLT) is a structured development programme under IMDA's TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA) initiative that aims to enable fresh and mid-level professionals to acquire specialist, expert or mastery-level competencies for jobs in demand by the industry, especially those that support Digital Economy, including cyber security, artificial intelligence, data analytics, software development, Internet of Things, and network and communications and other emerging tech areas.

Specifically for cyber security, the Cyber Security Associates and Technologists (CSAT) Programme is a joint initiative by Info-communications Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA) and Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA). By collaborating with companies which are CSAT Training Partners, the CSAT Programme trains and up-skills fresh ICT professionals and mid-career professionals for Cyber Security job roles. Trainees will have opportunities to undergo On-the-Job training programmes and participate in local and overseas attachments identified by the CSAT Training Partners.

The programme is open to:
  • Fresh Professionals (within 3 years upon their graduation)
    Offers fresh professionals the opportunities to deepen their ICT skills and acquire specialist-level competencies through On-the-Job Training (OJT) and in-depth training hosted by companies.
  • Mid-Level Professionals (graduated for more than 3 years)
    Enables mid-level professionals to upskill or reskill for tech job roles in demand through OJT and in-depth training hosted by companies.

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For Enquiries

Please email info@imda.gov.sg or contact the companies directly

Eligibility Criteria

For Company Led Training (CLT)

  • Trainees eligible for CLT are Singapore citizens with either diploma or degree qualifications in ICT or Science, technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) discipline.
  • CLT is designed for trainees who are:
    • Fresh Professionals in their first 3 years after their graduation
    • Mid-Level Professionals who have graduated for more than 3 years


For Cyber Security Associates and Technologists (CSAT)

  • Fresh Professionals
    • Trainee must be a Singapore Citizen
    • Trainee needs to possess relevant diploma/degree qualifications in ICT, Engineering, Information Systems (IS), IS Security or related disciplines
    • Trainee has less than three years of working experiences in ICT and/or network engineering job roles

  • Mid-career Professionals
    • Trainee must be a Singapore Citizen
    • Trainee is an existing employee of a Training Partner
    • Trainee needs to possess relevant diploma/degree qualifications in ICT, Engineering, Information Systems (IS), IS Security or related disciplines
    • Trainee has three or more years of working experiences in ICT and/or network engineering job roles
    • Trainees who are keen to enrol for On-the-Job Training involving specialist areas such as Threat Intelligence and Digital Forensics will need to already have working experiences in Cyber Security as a pre-requisite for the CSAT programme

Application

  • Interested individuals may refer to the roles listed on "Training and Courses" and apply directly with the respective CLT/CSAT Training Partners.
  • Individuals would need to meet the selection criteria set by the respective CLT/CSAT Training Partners in order to qualify for the programme.
  • Please note that the company will contact only shortlisted candidates directly.

For Companies

For Enquiries

Please email info@imda.gov.sg