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Best Part-Time WSQ Courses in Singapore 2024

Kickstart your tech journey with flexible, part-time WSQ courses. In just 21 hours, upgrade your skills online and elevate your career prospects.
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Workforce Skills Qualifications Overview

Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) is a national credential system that trains, develops, assesses and certifies skills and competencies for the workforce.

WSQ-accredited courses take reference from the skills developed under the Skills Frameworks. The Skills Framework provides key information on the job roles and skills that an individual needs to perform various job tasks and to stay transferable.

Featured Part-Time WSQ-Accredited Courses at Vertical Institute

Start your tech adventure with Vertical Institute’s part-time WSQ-accredited courses. These flexible programs are your gateway to mastering key tech skills, earning recognised certifications, and preparing for a thriving career in technology. Explore our list of WSQ-accredited courses below:

Data Science

Master Python and unlock the world of AI and machine learning.
Claimable with SFC & UTAP + PSEA Eligible
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About WSQ

Understanding WSQ Part-Time Courses: How Do They Work?

Here’s a quick guide to how WSQ part-time courses operate in Singapore:
  • Relevance

    Tailored for specific job roles, these courses focus on both role-specific and essential core skills.
  • Open Access

    No academic prerequisites are required. Recognising prior experience, these courses offer modular learning, culminating in a Statement of Attainment and, potentially, a full WSQ qualification.
  • Progression

    They provide clear skills and qualification pathways, aligning with the Skills Framework for various sectors.
  • Authority

    All qualifications and Statements of Attainment are quality assured, awarded by SkillsFuture Singapore, or in collaboration with established awarding bodies.
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The Benefits

What Are the Benefits of WSQ?

Here are the top benefits of WSQ for individuals and employers.
  • For Individuals

    • Plan career path and acquire new skills to enter a new sector or job role
    • Upgrade skills and advance career
    • Achieve qualifications and certifications that demonstrate skills sets to employers
    • Obtain portable credentials to improve employability and mobility
    • Assess and certify capabilities against industry-established work standards
  • For Employers

    • Provide quality assured and industry-relevant training choices
    • Guide training and development planning
    • Guide performance management
    • Strengthen in-house training capabilities
    • Facilitate recruitment of competent staff who are certified and equipped with the required skills and competencies

Why Choose Vertical Institute?

Choosing Vertical Institute for your professional development offers numerous advantages:
Accredited Institution

Accredited Institution

We are an Approved Training Organisation (ATO), accredited by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) and The Institute of Banking & Finance Singapore (IBF), ensuring our courses meet high-quality standards.

Singapore’s Leading Tech Bootcamp

Singapore’s Leading Tech Bootcamp

Known for preparing individuals for future job markets, we specialise in teaching in-demand tech skills, making our courses both relevant and forward-looking.

Extensive Experience

Extensive Experience

Over 8,000 students have successfully completed our bootcamps, reflecting our extensive experience and expertise in tech education.



We hold the distinction of being the most highly-reviewed Singapore bootcamp, a testament to the quality and effectiveness of our programs.

Exceptional Student Satisfaction

Exceptional Student Satisfaction

Our bootcamps have consistently received a 5 out of 5 overall rating from our students, indicating exceptional satisfaction with the learning experience.

Strong Industry Connections

Strong Industry Connections

With over 100 hiring partners, we provide valuable networking opportunities, enhancing your prospects for post-course employment.

Top-Rated Training Academy

Top-Rated Training Academy

Top-Rated Training Academy: Our 5.0 star rating on Google Reviews confirms our position as the most highly-rated training academy in Singapore.

At Vertical Institute, our commitment to quality education and student success makes us the ideal choice for those seeking to advance their tech careers.

Our Happy Students

Hear From Our Students at Vertical Institute

At Vertical Institute, our mission is to empower you with vital skills for a rapidly changing global scene. Hear from our students about their transformative journeys in our WSQ part-time courses. Their inspiring stories highlight our dedication and the significant impact we aim to achieve.

More FAQs about WSQ Courses

What are WSQ courses?

According to SkillsFuture, Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) is a national credential system that trains, develops, assesses and certifies skills and competencies for the workforce. WSQ-accredited courses take reference from the skills developed under the Skills Frameworks.

Why Opt for WSQ Part-Time Courses in Singapore?

Considering WSQ courses? Here are key reasons they’re a smart choice:

  • Industry-Relevant Skills: Courses are aligned with the Skills Framework, ensuring skills are directly applicable to specific job roles.
  • Open Access: With no academic prerequisites, these courses are accessible to everyone, including those with work experience.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning: Your previous experience and credentials are valued and integrated into your learning journey.
  • Flexible Learning Pathways: Bite-sized modules let you progress towards a full WSQ qualification at your own pace.
  • Nationally Recognised Qualifications: Qualifications are quality assured by SkillsFuture Singapore, boosting your career credibility.
  • Career Advancement: Equips you with current, relevant skills for career progression.
  • Adapting to Trends: Course content is regularly updated to mirror the latest industry trends, preparing you for the future.

At Vertical Institute, our WSQ part-time courses are designed for beginners, requiring no prior experience or background. They’re perfect for anyone aiming to enter or transition to the tech industry.

How WSQ Courses Add Value in the Job Market

Why are WSQ (Workforce Skills Qualifications) courses highly regarded in the job market? Here’s why:

  • Industry Alignment: Crafted with industry experts, these courses ensure skills are relevant to current market needs.
  • Nationally Recognised Certification: A WSQ certification is a recognised symbol of quality and skill across various sectors in Singapore.
  • Skill Upgradation: Stay up-to-date with in-demand skills, enhancing employability and readiness for industry changes.
  • Career Advancement: Graduates often see improved job prospects, promotions, and potential for higher earnings.
  • Professional Development Commitment: Completing a WSQ course demonstrates a commitment to continuous learning and skill improvement, valued by employers.
  • Adaptability: These courses equip individuals to adapt to a fast-evolving job market, a key trait sought by employers.

What Types of WSQ Courses Are Available?

Currently, we’re offering the WSQ Data Science Bootcamp. Centred around Python programming, this course is more than just learning; it’s a transformative career journey. Our blend of theory and hands-on practice ensures you’re job-ready from the start.

Key Highlights of the WSQ Data Science Course:

  • Python Programming Focus: As a key language in data science, our course emphasises mastering Python, a versatile and sought-after skill.
  • Career Transformation: This course is tailored to significantly alter your career path in data science.
  • Theory and Practice Balance: We combine theoretical knowledge with practical application, preparing you for real-world data science challenges.
  • Learn from Industry Experts: Our instructors are seasoned industry professionals, offering valuable insights and experiences.
  • Exclusive Alumni Network Access: Join our course and connect with an elite network of alumni, expanding your professional connections.
  • Current Curriculum: Our curriculum is continually updated to mirror the latest industry trends, equipping you with the most relevant data science skills.

Typical Duration of WSQ Part-Time Courses

At Vertical Institute, our WSQ courses typically span 21 hours. These are structured into seven 3-hour lessons, all delivered online via Zoom. This flexible approach caters to different schedules, enabling learners to join from any location. Our aim is to make these courses as accessible and convenient as possible, perfectly fitting into the busy lives of our students.

How Do I Register for a WSQ Course at Vertical Institute?

Ready to join a WSQ course at Vertical Institute? Here’s how to get started:

  • Hit ‘Apply Now’: Begin by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button on the course page.
  • Provide Your Details: Fill out the application form with your details, helping us understand your background and learning objectives.
  • Check Subsidy Eligibility: See if you’re eligible for subsidies to reduce the course fees.
  • Select Your Schedule: Choose a schedule that aligns with your availability from the provided options.
  • Secure Your Slot: Confirm your registration with an SGD 50 deposit.

Once you’ve completed these steps, you’re ready for your educational journey with us at Vertical Institute.

Embark on Your Career Transformation with WSQ Courses Today!

Discover the power of WSQ-accredited courses and find the ideal match for your career goals. Whether you’re looking to enhance existing skills, transition to a new field, or advance in your current job role, the WSQ courses provide the tools for success. Embrace this opportunity to elevate your professional capabilities. Join us on a journey where ambition meets expertise, and every course opens doors to new possibilities. Begin your transformation today – your future starts with WSQ courses at Vertical Institute.