Skillsfuture qualification award

Formerly known as the CET Qualification Award (CQA), the Skillsfuture Qualification Award encourages all Singaporean workers to attain WSQ full qualifications, which equip them with comprehensive and robust sets of skills to perform their jobs competently, pursue career progression and explore new job opportunities.

Singapore Citizens who attain a WSQ Diploma, WSQ Specialist Diploma, WSQ Graduate Certificate or WSQ Graduate Diploma will be eligible for a cash award of S$1,000.

Those who attain a WSQ Certificate, WSQ Higher Certificate or WSQ Advanced Certificate are eligible for a cash award of S$200.

Your eligibility for the award is based on the date of attainment of your WSQ full qualification. Please refer to the table below:

Date of Attainment
Between 1 March 2011 and 31 December 2015From 1 January 2016
First-time attainment of one of the following WSQ full qualification ($200 Award):
Certificate
Higher Certificate
Advanced CertificateFirst-time attainment of one of the following WSQ full qualification ($1,000 Award):
Diploma
Specialist Diploma
Every attainment of the following WSQ full qualification ($200 Award):
Certificate
Higher Certificate
Advanced CertificateEvery attainment of the following WSQ full qualification ($1,000 Award):
Diploma
Specialist Diploma
Graduate Certificate
Graduate Diploma