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What are SkillsFuture Credits?

SkillsFuture Credits (SFC) is designed to encourage and cultivate lifelong learning. Singaporeans can use SFC to fund out-of-pocket course fees for skills-related courses. These credits can also be used on top of existing course fee subsidies provided by the government, like the IBF subsidy.
Eligible for SkillsFuture Credits - Vertical Institute

Am I eligible for
SkillsFuture Credits?

SkillsFuture Credits are exclusive and only available for Singaporeans aged 25 and above. New Singapore citizens aged 25 and above are also eligible once they receive their citizenship.

Permanent Residents (PRs) are not eligible.

Am I eligible for SkillsFuture Credits?

Opening SkillsFuture Credit of $500

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above in 2016 would have received an opening credit of S$500.

Singapore citizens below 25 in 2016 will receive the same credits the year they turn 25. This opening credit does not have an expiry.

Opening SkillsFuture Credit of $500

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above in 2016 would have received an opening credit of S$500.

Singapore citizens below 25 in 2016 will receive the same credits the year they turn 25. This opening credit does not have an expiry.

How to Check SkillsFuture Credits Balance

Go to the
MySkillsFuture
Portal & click login

Proceed to login
with your
SingPass

Go to the
SkillsFuture
Credit page

Check your
SkillsFuture
Credit balance

Check out our guide where we provide much more detailed content in helping you to understand how to check and claim SkillsFuture Credits.

How to Claim SkillsFuture Credits

SkillsFuture Credits are disbursed directly to training providers. Training providers that offer SFC-eligible courses will collect nett course fees from applicants, after offsetting the SFC to be used. Applicants who sign up for SkillsFuture funded courses will be required to provide supporting documents as part of the claims submission process. SFC claims applications may be submitted by logging in through MySkillsFuture.gov.sg.

Once you have chosen a programme you want to enrol in, you have to first register for it with the training provider. Upon successful enrolment into the course, you can then check and submit a claim for SkillsFuture Credits.

1. Login to MySkillsFuture Portal with your SingPass

2. Go to the SkillsFuture Credit page

3. Click on “Proceed to Submit a Claim”

4. Click on “View More” for enrolled courses and select the course you want to claim SkillsFuture Credits for

5. Click on “Submit Claim”

6. Key in your payment details and upload supporting documents

7. Submit

What courses can I enrol for with SkillsFuture Credits?

SkillsFuture Credits allows you to gain access to a wide range of courses that helps you acquire
new in-demand skills. Vertical Institute offers tech courses that are eligible for SkillsFuture
Credits usage. For more information, please visit the links below:
Data Analytics course - Vertical Institute
5

Data Analytics

Master Excel, SQL and Tableau. Learn how to leverage data to make
critical business decisions.

From $425 after funding*
Claimable with SFC and UTAP

Digital Marketing Website Icon - Vertical Institute

Digital Marketing

5

Gain digital marketing skills in SEO, SEM, Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and more.

From $280.50 after funding*
Claimable with SFC and UTAP

UX Design course - Vertical Institute

UX Design

5

Learn to design meaningful digital experiences and build your portfolio.

From $280.50 after funding*
Claimable with SFC and UTAP

Data Science course - Vertical Institute

Data Science

5

Learn Python and machine learning to drive powerful predictions through data.
 

From $425 after funding*
Claimable with SFC and UTAP
All four courses consist of seven lessons each, with each session lasting three hours.
To better fit your schedule, classes are held on evenings and weekends.
Beginner-friendly and structured to be completed in a month, the lessons are conducted by industry
Experts that come from top tech companies such as Google, Gojek, and Apple.
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a professional certification

To join our courses, simply sign at Vertical Institute. Our admissions team will get in touch with you shortly after for step-by-step guidance.

For further clarification on course content, schedules or fees, reach out to us at
[email protected], or call/WhatsApp us at 8817 2578.

How to Claim SkillsFuture Credits

Who is eligible for SkillsFuture Credits?

SkillsFuture Credits are only available to Singaporeans aged 25 and above. New Singapore citizens aged 25 and above will also be eligible for the SkillsFuture Credits once they have received their citizenship.

Permanent Residents (PRs) are not eligible for SkillsFuture Credits.

How do I claim my SkillsFuture Credits?
1 – Go to https://www.myskillsfuture.gov.sg and log in using your SingPass

2 – Click on the arrow next to your name and select “SkillsFuture Credit”

3 – Click on “Proceed to Submit a Claim”

4 – Key in “Vertical Institute”

5 – Select the course that you signed up for

6 – Enter the start date of the course that you signed up form then scroll down

7a – With 90% funding: Fill in both fields

  • On the left, key in the amount payable by you after the IBF funding support ($425)
  • On the right, key in the amount you want to claim using SkillsFuture Credits
  • If you are claiming the full amount of $425, please input $425 under amount of credit to claim

7b – With 70% funding: Fill in both fields

  • On the left, key in the amount payable by you after the IBF funding support ($925)
  • On the right, key in the amount you want to claim using SkillsFuture Credits
  • If you are claiming the full amount of $295, please input $925 under amount of credit to claim

8 – Upload the invoice sent to you by your Admissions Manager

9 – Click submit. It takes up to 3 hours for the claim to be successful. Please login again to take the approved screenshot of the claim submission. Lastly, submit it to your Admissions Manager.