Push For Tech Reskilling Opens Up New Prospects For Workers in Singapore

  • Job seekers and career switchers ride the digitalisation wave to land new roles and more opportunities with acquired skills
  • 58% increase in tech training places since the start of the pandemic

SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – 18 June 2021 – When the pandemic hit, 57-year old Muhamed Ibrahim Mohd Salleh found himself unemployed and not being able secure a job. Having only offline sales experience and zero background in tech, he found himself facing unfamiliar changes. He realised that the ‘new norm’ would be more tech-driven, prompting him to take a leap of faith to enrol himself in the SG United Skills Digital Marketing and E-Commerce Specialist Programme by NTUC LearningHub (NTUC LHUB).