WSQ Turning Ideas into Gold (Essentials) 2 Days
This lesson is SkillsFuture Credit claimable.
This lesson is WSQ.
About the Class
- Class Level: Intermediate
- Age Requirement: 21 to 65 years
- Average Class Size: 20
What You'll Learn
- Understand the differences between productivity, creativity and innovation
- Convert ideas killers into ideas growers
- Understand the various phases in the innovation journey
- Utilize the various ideas generation tools, techniques and templates to generate 1000 ideas in 30 minutes
- Systematically select the best of the best ideas out of the 1000 generated
- Present your ideas to your stakeholders and convince them to support / fund you
- 1 x WSQ Statement of Attainments
- 1 copy of “Turning Ideas into Gold” book worth $60 at Kinokuniya
- 1 copy of Participants’ manual
- Prizes for the winning team
For organisations = $750 / pax
For Individuals = $470/pax
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In this fun and highly interactive workshop, you will learn the powerful innovation tools, techniques and templates to generate 1000 ideas within 30 minutes!
For Individuals who are starting up a new business, this is a good course to generate your new business products and services ideas.
- Introduction to productivity, creativity and innovation
- My organisation and I
- Exploring opportunities
- Formulation of innovation statements
- Ideas generation techniques
- Brainwriting, SCAMPER, Related Words
- Ideas selection technique
- Perspective-Criteria Matrix
- Incubation technique – P.E.N.S.
- Presentation of ideas
- Implementation of your innovation project
This is an innovation workshop designed to equip participants with the essential tools, templates and techniques to TURN IDEAS INTO GOLD. It is suitable for managers and professionals who seeks better and faster ways of generating innovation ideas, resolving problems and/or optimizing opportunities.
This dynamic highly interactive workshop will be conducted with a good blend of instruction, problem brain-storming, discussions and games. Participants are encouraged to bring their real-life ideas / problems to the class for discussions and ideas generation.
This workshop is aligned to WSQ Competency Standards: BM-IM-401E-1: Manage innovation in the business function.
Prices before WDA funding
For organisations = $750 / pax
For Individuals = $470/pax
1) First, you need to determine if your company is an SME or non-SME or a Self Sponsored Individual
SMEs are defined as:
Organisations registered or incorporated in Singapore
Employment size (at group level) of not more than 200; OR annual sales turnover (at group level) of not more than S$100 million
At least 30% local shareholding being held by Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident
Trainee must be SC or PR
Trainee must be bona fide employee, and fully sponsored. Because of this reason, payment cheque must be issued from this sponsoring company (not personal cheque or holding company or sister companies)
2) If you are SME,
If you are a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident, your course fee subsidy is 90% of the course fees, capped at $50/hr for PME level courses. For the class , this funding works out to be 90% x $750 = $675 /pax. Your net fee after funding = $750-$675 = $75/pax
If you are 35 or older, and earning $1900 / month or lesser, you can be under the Workfare Training Support (WTS) Scheme, your course fee subsidy is 95% of course fees or $712.50. Net fee after subsidy is $750 – $712.50 = $37.50/pax
iii. Your absentee payroll reimbursement is up to 80% of the basic hourly salary, capped at $7.50/hr. This works out to be $7.50 x 15.17 hours = $113.77/pax
3) If you are non-SME,
If you are a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident, Course fee subsidy is 50% of course fees, capped at $15/hr. For the class (claimable 15.17 hours), this funding works out to be $15 x 15.17 hrs = $227.55 /pax. Your net fee after funding = $750-$227.55 = $522.45/pax
If you are 40 years or older, the subsidy is 90% of course fees, capped at $50 / hour for PME level. For the class, this funding works out to be 90% x $750 = $675. Your net fee after funding is $750 – $675 = $75/pax
If you are 35 years or older, and earning $1900 /month or lesser, the subsidy is 95% of course fees = $712.50. Net fee after subsidy is $750 – $712.50 = $37.50/pax
Your absentee payroll reimbursement is 80% of the basic hourly salary, capped at $4.50/hr. This works out to be $4.50 x 15.17 hrs = $68.26 /pax
4) In-house Workshop
For 12 to 15 pax, we are able deliver an in-house workshop for you. Everest will provide venue + 2 tea-breaks
For 16 to 25 pax, we shall provide venue + 2 tea-breaks + lunch
5) If you are enrolling as a Self Sponsored Individual
If you are a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident and age above 21 years, your Course fee subsidy is 50% of course fees, capped at $15/hr. For the class (15 hours), this funding works out to be $15 x 15.17 hrs = $227.55 /pax. Your net fee after funding = $470 – $227.55 = $242.45/pax
If you are 40 years or older, the subsidy is 90% of course fees, capped at $50 / hour for PME level. For the class, this funding works out to be 90% x $470 = $423 . Your net fee after funding is $470 – $423 = $47/pax
If you are 35 years or older, and earning $1900 /month or lesser, you can be under the Workfare Training Scheme, the subsidy is 95% of course fees = $470 x 95% = $446.50. Net fee after subsidy is $470 – $446.50 = $23.50/pax
Everest is a full fee ATO; corporate customers have to pay the full fee upfront to the provider and submit the training grant application to WDA within the period from 180 days before to 30 days after course start date. Upon successful completion of the course, company will then submit the claims to WDA no later than 120 days after course end date.
Individual participants will pay the net fee via SkillsFuture Credit or Personal Cheque
|1.The information collected in this registration form is for the purpose of course registration and application of course related funding to WDA.|
|Everest Innovation Pte Ltd is committed to maintaining the confidentiality of personal information collected and undertakes not to reveal applicants' information to any 3rd party (other than WDA) without prior consent of the applicant.|
|2.Everest Innovation Pte Ltd reserves the right to postpone or cancel the workshop due to lack of participants or unforeseen circumstances.|
|3. A notification email on the class confirmation (pending minimum number of participants) or cancellation will be sent to you at least 14 days before the commencement of the workshop.|
|3.Upon receipt of registration, any cancellation or withdrawal by participant must be confirmed in writing at least 14 days before commencement of the workshop.|
|If notice of cancellation / withdrawal is received less than 14 days before the commencement of the workshop, or if the participant fail to attend the workshop, participant will be invoiced for the full fees and there will be no refund.|
|4.Full refund of course fee will be made if the course is cancelled due to lack of participants or unforseen circumstances.|
|5. Postponement of class after registration is allowed only if minimum of 7 days notice is given.|
|6.Everest Innovation Pte Ltd is a non GST registered company.|
|7.Participants will be awarded a Statement of Attainment by WDA upon achieving 75% attendnace and passing the assessments administered by Everest Innovation Pte Ltd.|
|8. Participants using their SkillsFuture Credit must submit their claim via www.skillsfuture.sg/credit to Everest at least 7 days prior to the commencement of the course.|
|9. Payment of fees due must be made before commencement of class, otherwise Everest Innovation reserves the right to reject the participant.|
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