WSQ Immerse and Prepare to Work in the Global Textile and Fashion Industry

This training provides participants with the attitude, skills and knowledge to work in the global textile and apparel industry. Trainees will gain the global perspective, adaptability and cultural knowledge necessary to succeed in today’s interconnected, multinational business environment.

Objectives

  • Free trade agreements and WTO framework
  • The history and evolution of textile and fashion industry
  • History, level of economic development, culture, common beliefs and common behaviour of selected countries
  • Legal requirements with regards to visa, tax policy, social security and insurance of selected countries
  • Managing oneself amongst multi-nationalities

Entry Requirement

Singapore/PR Students:

  • GCE ‘O’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • WSQ Advanced Certificate OR
  • WSQ ES WPLN Level 5 and above

International Students:

  • High School Diploma equivalent to GCE ‘O’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • Qualifications from professional institutes may be considered on a case-by-case basic OR
  • Pass TaF.tc Entrance Test

English Language Requirement –

  • Possess a minimum credit in English at GCE ‘O’ Level or its equivalent OR
  • IELTS score 4.5 or TOEFL score 450

ALL Students are required to have basic knowledge of computer and Microsoft Office


Graduation Requirements


Student must fulfil the following requirements:

  • 75% attendance rate of total training hours per module
  • Assessed and be competent for every module
Student Pass Holders – a minimum of 90% attendance per month will be required.


Certificate Issuance

Upon succcessful completion of the course, trainee will be awarded the WSQ Statement of Attainment (SOA). WSQ Certification is nationally endorsed and recognised by industry partners.

Who Should Attend

  • Assistant Merchandisers to Merchandise Managers
  • Marketing Executives and Managers
  • Product Developer
  • Sourcing Executives and Managers
  • QA Auditors, QC Inspectors
  • Assistant Designers to designers
  • Buyers
  • Production Supervisors and Managers Industrial Engineers
  • Compliance officers/auditors/managers

(This module is only available for corporate training)

Key Learning Areas

  • Global textile and apparel industry
  • Free trade agreements and WTO framework
  • Key players in the textile and fashion industry
  • Economic level, cultures beliefs and behavior of selected cities
  • Do's and dont's in selected cities
  • The right attitude in living overseas
  • Living standards and costs

Course Duration

Training Hours 16 hours
Assessment Hours 1.5 hours
Total Hours 17.5 hours

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WSQ Course Fee SME Sponsored SME Sponsored Self Sponsored Self Sponsored Self Sponsored International
Singaporean/PRs aged ≥ 40 years Singaporean only and aged ≥ 35 years Singaporean/PRs aged ≥ 21 years Singaporean only and aged ≥ 40 years
(SFMCES)
Singaporean only and aged ≥ 35 years and earning ≥ $2,000/month
(WTS)
Full course fee S$ 690.00 S$ 690.00 S$ 690.00 S$ 690.00 S$ 690.00 S$ 690.00
Less: Non-PME Courses
90% of course fee, capped at $25/hr
- - - - - -
Less: PME Courses
90% of course fee, capped at $50/hr
(S$ 621.00) - - (S$ 621.00) - -
Less: Non-PME Courses
80% of course fee, capped at $17/hr
- - - - - -
Less: PME Courses
50% of course fee, capped at $15/hr
- - (S$ 262.50) - - -
Less: Non-PME Courses/PME Courses
95% of course fee
- (S$ 655.50) - - (S$ 655.50) -
Nett fee after grant S$ 69.00 S$ 34.50 S$ 427.50 S$ 69.00 S$ 34.50 S$ 690.00
Add: 7% GST* S$ 48.00 S$ 48.00 S$ 48.00 S$ 48.00 S$ 48.00 S$ 48.00
Total Nett Course Fee Payable including GST S$ 117.00 S$ 82.50 S$ 475.50 S$ 117.00 S$ 82.50 S$ 738.00

* GST Formula as follows:
Course fee after SSG grant x 7% GST = GST
# SME can claim additional 20% of full gross fee under ETSS where applicable