Terms Of Use

Welcome to MySkillsFuture.sg, a multi-tenanted learning and content management system with extensions to various current and next-generation virtual learning applications and environments, as well as related technology-enabled learning services (“MySkillsFuture.sg”). The MySkillsFuture.sg website and services are provided by SkillsFuture Singapore (“SSG”, “we” “us” or “our”). These terms of use (these “Terms”) govern the Visitors’ (as defined below, “you” or “your”) access to and use of MySkillsFuture.sg, the web site and its subdomains (the “Website”) and all services provided by SSG and the subdomain operators in relation to MySkillsFuture.sg.

Definitions

In these Terms, the following terms shall have the meanings set forth below:

Career Resources” refers to a depository of articles on personal development, tips and inspirational stories.

Comment Board” refers to the comment board on each of the course listings where Comment Board Users are allowed to post comments.

Comment Board Users” collectively refer to Training Providers and Individuals that post on Comment Boards and each are referred to as “Comment Board User”.

“Employer” refers to an employer who lists job opportunities on Jobs Bank.

Individual” refers to an individual user who logs in and accesses the Website using his SingPass.

Industry Insights” refers to a depository of industry information that provides the breadth and the depth of different industries.

Industry Reports” refers to the reports and articles listed on the Website under Industry Insights.

Jobs Bank” refers to a platform, which is operated by WSG and which can be accessed through the Website, for Individuals seeking jobs to meet and exchange needs with Employers.

MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy” refers to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy as amended from time to time.

“Personal Data” refers to personally identifiable information about individuals including their name, phone number, email address and contact details, and other personal information incidental to such individual’s interaction with the Services, but excluding any business contact information.

Self-Assessment Tool” refers to a set of online assessment that the Individuals to better understand themselves in terms of career and skills.

Services” refers to the services available on the Website which include the Jobs Bank, Training Exchange, Self-Assessment Tool, Industry Insights and Career Resources.

SingPass” refers to the common user ID and password used to access the Singapore government’s online services.

Terms” refer to these Terms of Use.

Training Exchange” refers to the compilation of courses on the Website.

Training Providers” refers to the training providers who have their course(s) listed on the Training Exchange.

Users” collectively refer to Employers, Individuals, Training Providers and Visitors, and each are referred to as “User”.

User Content” refers to information posted by Employers, Individuals and Training Providers in the form of text, images, photographs, video, audio and graphics that are available on the Website.

Visitor” refers to a user who browses the Website without logging in as an Individual, a Training Provider or an Employer.

Website Content” refers to all information, text, images, data, links, or other material posted on the sections of the Website: (i) that are publicly available; and (ii) which you have the right to access, whether created by us or provided by a third party for display on the Website.

WSG” refers to Workforce Singapore Agency, a statutory board established in Singapore under the Workforce Singapore Agency Act (Chapter 305D).

Acceptance of Terms

Please read these Terms carefully as they create a binding contract between you and SSG.

If you are an individual, you represent and warrant that you are at least eighteen (18) years old and that you have read, understood and accepted these Terms. In the event that you are below eighteen (18) years of age, you confirm that you have your parent’s or legal guardian’s consent to these Terms.

Please review these Terms before using the Services. If you do not agree to these Terms, then you must immediately discontinue your use of the Website and the Services.

We reserve the right to change these Terms from time to time for any reason. Access to the Website and use of the Services are subject to these Terms, as they are amended from time to time and published on the Website. Your continued access to the Website and use of the Services shall be deemed as having read, understood and accepted the revised Terms published on the Website.

Access to the Website

As a Visitor, you can browse and view the Website and use parts of the Services. You must be logged in with either your SingPass or CorpPass (as the case may be) to gain access to certain Services the Website offers. The access to such Services will depend on the manner in which you log in, whether using your SingPass or CorpPass (as the case may be), whether as an Individual, Employer or Training Provider.

Access to Services

SSG may alter, suspend, or discontinue the Services in whole or in part, at any time and for any reason, without notice. The Services may also periodically become unavailable due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment or for other reasons.

You confirm that you are aware of and acknowledge that SSG shall have no liability in respect of such potential alteration, suspension, discontinuance, unavailability and/or removal.

If you use our Website on your mobile device, your mobile carrier’s normal rates and charges apply. We are not responsible for any charges you incur from your mobile carrier as a result of use of the Services. You are responsible for ensuring that at all times while using the Services you are not in violation of your wireless data service agreement. You are solely responsible for all fees and costs associated with your access to and use of the Services.

Use of Services

You represent, warrant and covenant that:

  1. You will not reproduce, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, communicate to the public, create derivative works from or otherwise use and exploit any Website Content or the Services except as permitted by these Terms or the terms and conditions of the relevant Training Providers or Employers as applicable;
  2. You will assume responsibility for controlling how your Personal Data is disclosed or used on the Website, including, without limitation, taking appropriate steps to protect such information; and
  3. You will not harass and/or solicit personal information from any Users.

Release

The collection and use of any information collected from you, including but not limited to Personal Data, by SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) will be subject to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy.

Website Content

Subject to these Terms, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) hereby grant to you a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable right and licence to access and use the Services, and all Website Content therein, solely within the scope of your status as a Visitor.

SSG and WSG jointly and severally reserve the right to make changes to document names and content, descriptions or specifications of products or services, or other information without obligation to issue any notice of such changes.

Nothing contained on this Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use this Website, Services or any Website Content, through the use of framing or otherwise, except: (a) as expressly permitted by these Terms; or (b) with our prior written permission or the permission of such third party that may own the trademark or copyright of material displayed on this Website.

User Content

  1. Liability. Neither SSG nor WSG are responsible or liable for the conduct of Users or for views, opinions and statements expressed in User Content submitted for display through the Services. Information submitted to the Website is not screened. With respect to such User Content posted on or through the Services, the Website acts as a passive conduit for such distribution and neither SSG nor WSG are responsible for such User Content. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information in the Services provided by Users are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be). We neither endorse nor guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any such User Content. Neither SSG nor WSG shall be responsible for any breach of any contractual obligation or infringement of any third-party rights.

Monitoring

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content submitted through the Services or posted on the Website, to determine compliance with these Terms and any other applicable rules that we may establish, from time to time. SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right in our sole discretion to edit or remove any material submitted to or posted in any online discussion forum or chat room provided through our Services. Without limiting the foregoing, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right to remove any material that SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be), in their sole discretion, finds to be in violation of these Terms or otherwise objectionable.

Links to External Websites

The Services may contain links to websites which are not operated or controlled by either SSG or WSG, whether for marketing purposes or otherwise. These links are provided to you as a matter of convenience, and neither SSG nor WSG makes any representation or warranty whatsoever in respect of any linked web site and shall not be responsible for the content of any linked web site. Any non-SSG and/or non-WSG website accessed from the Services is independent from SSG and WSG, and neither SSG nor WSG has any control over the content of that website. In addition, a link to any non-SSG and/or non-WSG website from the Website does not imply that SSG and/or WSG endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or use of such website. Use of any external website is subject to its terms of service and privacy policy. You are responsible for exercising caution and good judgment when using external websites. 

Links from External Websites

Except as set forth below, caching and links to, and the framing of this website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content is strictly prohibited.

You must secure written permission from SSG prior to hyper-linking to, or framing, this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content, or engaging in similar activities. In addition, you must secure written permission from WSG prior to hyper-linking to, or framing, Jobs Bank, or engaging in similar activities. SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserve the right to impose conditions when permitting any hyper-linking to, or framing of this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content or Jobs Bank.

Under no circumstances shall SSG and/or WSG be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on web sites that link to this website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content.

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserve all rights to disable or block any links to, or frames of any website containing inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topics, names, material or information, or material or information that violates any written law, any applicable intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or publicity rights.

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserve the right to disable or block any unauthorised links or frames and disclaims any responsibility for the content available on any other website reached by links to or from this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content or Jobs Bank.

Disclaimer

Under no circumstances will SSG or WSG be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on any information communicated or provided on the Website or through the Services.

ALL WEBSITE CONTENT AND USER CONTENT AND INFORMATION ON OR ACCESSIBLE FROM THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG WARRANTS AND SSG AND WSG HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTY:

  1. AS TO THE ACCURACY, CORRECTNESS, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE WEBSITE CONTENT OR USER CONTENT OR THE SERVICES; AND
  2. THAT THE WEBSITE, THE USER CONTENT AND/OR THE WEBSITE CONTENT OR ANY FUNCTIONS ASSOCIATED THEREWITH WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED OR THAT THIS WEBSITE AND THE SERVER IS AND WILL BE FREE OF ALL VIRUSES, WORMS AND/OR OTHER HARMFUL OR INVASIVE ELEMENTS.

NEITHER SSG NOR WSG SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS OF ANY KIND CAUSED AS A RESULT (DIRECT OR INDIRECT) OF THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF RELIANCE ON THE CONTENTS CONTAINED IN OR AVAILABLE FROM THE WEBSITE. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE THIRD PARTY AGENTS SHALL HAVE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS CAUSED BY ANY NEGLIGENCE, OMISSION OR FAULT OF SSG AND/OR WSG (AS THE CASE MAY BE), AND/OR THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR SUB-CONTRACTORS IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE.

Indemnification

You hereby agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend SSG and WSG, and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and representatives from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses of defence, including but not limited to, legal fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim that arises in connection with your use of the Services.

Notwithstanding the indemnification given by you, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) shall have the right to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you under this Clause 13, and in such case, you agree to fully cooperate as reasonably required with such defence and in asserting any available defences.

Limitation of Liability

Disclaimer - In no event shall SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be), their affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and/or representatives be liable to you or any other person or entity for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages (including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, loss of data, loss of use, or costs of obtaining substitute goods or services) arising out of the use, inability to use, unauthorized access to or use or misuse of the Services, questions & comments, content or any information contained thereon, whether based upon warranty, contract, tort (including negligence), or otherwise, even if SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) has been advised of the possibility of such damages or losses.

Proprietary Rights

This Website, including the Website Content, is protected by copyright, trademarks and other forms of proprietary rights. All rights, title and interest in the Website Content are owned by, licensed to or controlled by SSG or, in the case of Jobs Bank, owned by, licensed to or controlled by WSG. 

Unless otherwise stated in the copyright attribution of any Website Content, SSG has the sole copyright to all works on the Website and in the Services and WSG has the sole copyright to all works on Jobs Bank.

All rights reserved. No part of any works on the Website may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, whether electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without written permission from SSG or, in the case of Jobs Bank, from WSG.

Restrictions on Use

The Services, including this Website may not be used for any illegal purpose or in any manner inconsistent with these Terms. Except as otherwise provided, the Website Content shall not be reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, adapted, modified or otherwise displayed or distributed in any way, without the prior written permission of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Modification of any of the Website Content or use of the Website Content for any other purpose will be a violation of SSG's copyright and other intellectual property rights or, in the case of Jobs Bank, a violation of WSG’s copyright and other intellectual property rights. Graphics, photographs, video, audio, software programs and images on this Website are protected by copyright and other proprietary rights and may not be reproduced, published, distributed, copied, modified or appropriated or exploited in any manner without written permission of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be). 

Jurisdictional Issues

Neither SSG nor WSG makes any representation that information on this Website is appropriate or available for use outside Singapore. Those who choose to access this Website from outside Singapore do so on their own initiative and at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. By using the Services, you consent to having your Personal Data transferred to and processed in Singapore, subject to the restrictions on such data applicable to SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be). 

Termination

SSG reserves all rights to deny or restrict access to this Website by any particular person, or to block access from a particular IP address to this Website, at any time, without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed by and construed according to the laws of Singapore and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore Courts. In the event of any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination, the parties shall at first instance take reasonable efforts to settle and resolve such disputes in good faith and in an amicable manner by negotiation. 

Save for WSG, who shall have the right to enforce any terms herein insofar as they relate to WSG and/or Jobs Bank, none of the terms herein shall be enforceable by virtue of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act (Chapter 53B) or otherwise, by any person or entity who is not a party hereto.

For Additional Information

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at: 6785 5758

Training Exchange

The Training Exchange is available on the Website and accessible to all Users. The Training Exchange provides information of various courses by Training Providers so as to enable Users to search for and contact the Training Providers if they wish to attend the Training Providers’ courses available. 

The Training Exchange is provided to you as a matter of convenience, and SSG makes no representation or warranty whatsoever in respect of any Training Providers listed in the Training Exchange and shall not be responsible for the quality or suitability of any of the Training Providers for any purpose whatsoever. In addition, a listing on the Training Exchange does not imply that SSG endorses any of the Training Providers. Engagement of the Training Providers shall be at your own risk and you agree that SSG shall not be responsible whatsoever for any such engagement. You acknowledge that the courses are offered by the Training Providers and agree that SSG shall not be liable for any loss, whether direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or special (and whether arising out of contract, tort or otherwise) which you may suffer arising from any defect, error, fault or failure to perform with respect to the courses provided by the Training Providers.

Comment Boards

We are not responsible or liable for the conduct of Comment Board Users or for views, opinions and statements expressed in User Content submitted for display on the Comment Boards. We do not screen information submitted to Comment Boards. With respect to User Content posted on Comment Boards, we act as a passive conduit for such distribution and are not responsible for such User Content. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information in the Comment Boards provided by Comment Board Users are those of the respective author(s) and not of SSG. We neither endorse nor guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any such User Content. Comment Board Users are responsible for ensuring that User Content submitted by them to or through the Comment Boards is not provided in violation of any applicable laws, including without limitation, laws relating to defamation, libel and slander, laws of confidentiality and non-disclosure, and laws relating to copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of another person or entity or of any applicable law.

Comment Board Users who post User Content shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement or breach of any applicable laws, including without limitation, relating to defamation, libel and slander, and laws relating to copyrights, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights, or any other harm resulting from the uploading, posting or submission of User Content on this Website. 

We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content submitted to Comment Boards or posted on the Website, to determine compliance with these Terms and any other applicable rules that we may establish, from time to time. 

We have the right in our sole discretion to remove User Content from the Comment Boards. This right shall include circumstances where a complaint is made by a Training Provider or any Comment Board User in relation to any User Content on the Comment Boards. Without limiting the foregoing, we have the right to remove from the Comment Boards any User Content that SSG, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of these Terms or otherwise objectionable, and Comment Board Users who post User Content to Comment Boards are solely responsible for the User Content that they post to the Comment Boards.  

Industry Insights

The opinions expressed in the Industry Reports are those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinions of SSG.

Information contained in the Industry Reports has been either written or commissioned by SSG or obtained by SSG from third party sources. However, neither SSG nor the authors of the Industry Reports guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information published herein and neither SSG nor the authors shall be responsible for any errors, omissions, or claims for damages, including exemplary damages, arising out of use, inability to use, or with regard to the accuracy or sufficiency of the information contained in the Industry Reports. SSG also makes no warranty that the information contained in the Industry Reports is free from any copyright infringement.

SSG shall not be liable for any injury, damage or loss of any kind caused as a result (direct or indirect) of the use of the Industry Insights, including but not limited to any injury, damage or loss suffered as a result of reliance on the Industry Insights. SSG, its affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and representatives shall have no responsibility or liability for any injury, damage or loss caused by any negligence, omission or fault of SSG, its employees, agents or sub-contractors in connection with the Industry Insights.

Jobs Bank

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these Terms, WSG shall be an express third party beneficiary to these Terms and shall be entitled to enforce rights and benefits set out in Clauses 2, 4, 7, 8 a), 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22 and 23 in relation to Jobs Bank (where applicable). 

Self-Assessment Tool

Users of the Self-Assessment Tool are bound by the disclaimer on the Self-Assessment Tool segment on the Website and the disclaimer set out in Clause 12.

Welcome to MySkillsFuture.sg, a multi-tenanted learning and content management system with extensions to various current and next-generation virtual learning applications and environments, as well as related technology-enabled learning services (“MySkillsFuture.sg”). The MySkillsFuture.sg website and services are provided by SkillsFuture Singapore (“SSG”, “we” “us” or “our”). These terms of use (these “Terms”) govern the Individuals’ (as defined below, “you” or “your”) access to and use of MySkillsFuture.sg, the web site and its subdomains (the “Website”) and all services provided by SSG and the subdomain operators in relation to MySkillsFuture.sg.

Definitions

In these Terms, the following terms shall have the meanings set forth below:

Career Resources” refers to a depository of articles on personal development, tips and inspirational stories.

Comment Board” refers to the comment board on each of the course listings where Comment Board Users are allowed to post comments.

Comment Board Users” collectively refer to Training Providers and Individuals that post on Comment Boards and each are referred to as “Comment Board User”.

“Employer” refers to an employer who lists job opportunities on Jobs Bank.

Individual” refers to an individual user who logs in and accesses the Website using his SingPass.

Industry Insights” refers to a depository of industry information that provides the breadth and the depth of different industries.

Industry Reports” refers to the reports and articles listed on the Website under Industry Insights.

Interaction” refers to the collection and use of Personal Data by Employers, Training Providers, other third parties and/or you.

Jobs Bank” refers to a platform, which is operated by WSG and which can be accessed through the Website, for Individuals seeking jobs to meet and exchange needs with Employers.

MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy” refers to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy as amended from time to time.

“Personal Data” refers to personally identifiable information about individuals  including their name, phone number, email address and contact details, and other personal information incidental to such individual’s interaction with the Services, but excluding any business contact information.

Self-Assessment Tool” refers to a set of online assessment that the Individuals to better understand themselves in terms of career and skills.

Services” refers to the services available on the Website which include the Jobs Bank, Training Exchange, Self-Assessment Tool, Industry Insights and Career Resources.

SingPass” refers to the common user ID and password used to access the Singapore government’s online services.

SkillsFuture Credit” shall be as described at www.skillsfuture.sg or such other website which operates in lieu thereof.

Terms” refer to these Terms of Use.

Training Exchange” refers to the compilation of courses on the Website.

Training Providers” refers to the training providers who have their course(s) listed on the Training Exchange.

Users” collectively refer to Employers, Individuals, Training Providers and Visitors, and each are referred to as “User”.

User Content” refers to information posted by Employers, Individuals and Training Providers in the form of text, images, photographs, video, audio and graphics that are available on the Website.

Visitor” refers to a user who browses the Website without logging in as an Individual, a Training Provider or an Employer.

Website Content” refers to all information, text, images, data, links, or other material posted on the sections of the Website: (i) that are publicly available; and (ii) which you have the right to access, whether created by us or provided by a third party for display on the Website.

WSG” refers to Workforce Singapore Agency, a statutory board established in Singapore under the Workforce Singapore Agency Act (Chapter 305D). 

Acceptance of Terms

Please read these Terms carefully as they create a binding contract between you and SSG.

If you are an individual, you represent and warrant that you are at least eighteen (18) years old and that you have read, understood and accepted these Terms. In the event that you are below eighteen (18) years of age, you confirm that you have your parent’s or legal guardian’s consent to these Terms.

Please review these Terms before using the Services. If you do not agree to these Terms, then you must immediately discontinue your use of the Website and the Services.

We reserve the right to change these Terms from time to time for any reason. Any time changes are made to these Terms, you will be alerted of the revised Terms and will be required to read, understand and accept the revised Terms. Access to the Website and use of the Services are subject to these Terms, as they are amended from time to time and published on the Website.

Access to the Website 

In order to log in and access the Website as an Individual, you will require a valid SingPass. Upon the expiration or termination of your SingPass, you will not be able to log in to and access the Website. While any Visitor, Training Provider or Employer can browse and view the Website and use parts of the Services, you must be logged in with your SingPass as an Individual in order to create a profile, build a resume and view the contact information of the Employers. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your access and use of the Website using your SingPass as an Individual. You agree that you will not divulge or share access information of your SingPass and access to the Website using the same with any third party for any reason.

During your first login to the Website, or any subsequent login, you may be prompted or required to enter additional information, including but not limited to your name, email address and contact number. You represent and warrant that all information provided by you is accurate, current and complete and undertake to maintain and update your information to keep it accurate, current and complete.

You acknowledge that if any information by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, SSG may suspend your access to the Website, the Website Content and any of the Services without any liability to you.

Access to Services

SSG may alter, suspend, or discontinue the Services in whole or in part, at any time and for any reason, without notice. The Services may also periodically become unavailable due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment or for other reasons.

SSG further reserves the right to remove any User Content uploaded by you that is in breach of these Terms, including but not limited to offensive, defamatory or libellous statements.

You confirm that you are aware of and acknowledge that SSG shall have no liability in respect of such potential alteration, suspension, discontinuance, unavailability and/or removal.

If you use our Website on your mobile device, your mobile carrier’s normal rates and charges apply. We are not responsible for any charges you incur from your mobile carrier as a result of use of the Services. You are responsible for ensuring that at all times while using the Services you are not in violation of your wireless data service agreement. You are solely responsible for all fees and costs associated with your access to and use of the Services.

Use of Services

You represent, warrant and covenant that:

  1. You will not upload, post or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other form of solicitation (commercial or otherwise) through the Website or the Services;
  2. You will not post any inappropriate, offensive, racist, hateful, sexist, pornographic, false, misleading, infringing, defamatory or libellous content;
  3. You will not reproduce, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, communicate to the public, create derivative works from or otherwise use and exploit any Website Content or the Services except as permitted by these Terms or the terms and conditions of the relevant Training Providers or Employers as applicable;
  4. You will assume responsibility for controlling how your Personal Data is disclosed or used on the Website, including, without limitation, taking appropriate steps to protect such information; and
  5. You will not harass and/or solicit personal information from any Users.

Release

The collection and use of the Personal Data by SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) will be subject to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy. Where there is Interaction, it is a direct transaction between Employers, the Training Providers and/or any other third party and you and does not involve SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) in any way.

Neither SSG nor WSG will be responsible for the manner in which Personal Data is collected or used by the Employers, the Training Providers and/or any third party. Neither SSG nor WSG manages or monitors the collection of Personal Data done by the Employers, Training Providers and/or any third party.

Neither SSG nor WSG shall be responsible for the Interaction between the Employers, the Training Providers and/or any third party and you. SSG and WSG expressly disclaim any liability or claims that may arise from the Interaction. In the event that you have a dispute with any of the Employers, the Training Providers and/or any third party, you agree that neither SSG nor WSG shall have any liability in respect of such dispute and hereby release SSG and WSG (and their respective officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, and employees) from any and all claims, demands, or damages (actual or consequential) of every kind, known and unknown arising out of or in any way related with such disputes.

Website Content

Subject to these Terms, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) hereby grant to you a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable right and licence to access and use the Services, and all Website Content therein, solely within the scope of your status as an Individual.

SSG and WSG jointly and severally reserve the right to make changes to document names and content, descriptions or specifications of products or services, or other information without obligation to issue any notice of such changes.

Nothing contained on this Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use this Website, Services or any Website Content, through the use of framing or otherwise, except: (a) as expressly permitted by these Terms; or (b) with our prior written permission or the permission of such third party that may own the trademark or copyright of material displayed on this Website.

User Content

  1. Accuracy. If you choose to provide information as an Individual to register for or utilise any Services, event, or promotion on this Website, you agree that you will provide accurate, complete, and up to date information as requested on the screens that collect information from you. Please refer to the MySkillsFuture.SG Privacy Policy for information on our practices for handling personally identifiable information.
  2. Liability. Neither SSG nor WSG are responsible or liable for the conduct of Users or for views, opinions and statements expressed in User Content submitted for display through the Services. Information submitted to the Website is not screened. With respect to such User Content posted on or through the Services, the Website acts as a passive conduit for such distribution and neither SSG nor WSG are responsible for such User Content. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information in the Services provided by Users are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be). We neither endorse nor guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any such User Content. You are responsible for ensuring that User Content submitted to or through the Services is not provided in violation of any applicable laws, including without limitation, laws relating to defamation, libel and slander, laws of confidentiality and non-disclosure, and laws relating to copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of another person or entity or of any applicable law. You shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement or breach of any applicable laws, including without limitation, relating to defamation, libel and slander, and laws relating to copyrights, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights, or any other harm resulting from your uploading, posting or submission of User Content on this Website. Neither SSG nor WSG shall be responsible for any breach of any contractual obligation or infringement of any third-party rights.

Monitoring

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content submitted through the Services or posted on the Website, to determine compliance with these Terms and any other applicable rules that we may establish, from time to time. SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right in our sole discretion to edit or remove any material submitted to or posted in any online discussion forum or chat room provided through our Services. Without limiting the foregoing, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right to remove any material that SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be), in their sole discretion, finds to be in violation of these Terms or otherwise objectionable, and you are solely responsible for the User Content that you post on or through the Services.

Links to External Websites

The Services may contain links to websites which are not operated or controlled by either SSG or WSG, whether for marketing purposes or otherwise. These links are provided to you as a matter of convenience, and neither SSG nor WSG makes any representation or warranty whatsoever in respect of any linked web site and shall not be responsible for the content of any linked web site. Any non-SSG and/or non-WSG website accessed from the Services is independent from SSG and WSG, and neither SSG nor WSG has any control over the content of that website. In addition, a link to any non-SSG and/or non-WSG website from the Website does not imply that SSG and/or WSG endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or use of such website. Use of any external website is subject to its terms of service and privacy policy. You are responsible for exercising caution and good judgment when using external websites.

Links from External Websites

Except as set forth below, caching and links to, and the framing of this website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content is strictly prohibited.

You must secure written permission from SSG prior to hyper-linking to, or framing, this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content, or engaging in similar activities. In addition, you must secure written permission from WSG prior to hyper-linking to, or framing, Jobs Bank, or engaging in similar activities. SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserves the right to impose conditions when permitting any hyper-linking to, or framing of this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content or Jobs Bank.

Under no circumstances shall SSG and/or WSG be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on web sites that link to this website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content.

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserve all rights to disable or block any links to, or frames of any website containing inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topics, names, material or information, or material or information that violates any written law, any applicable intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or publicity rights.

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserve the right to disable or block any unauthorised links or frames and disclaims any responsibility for the content available on any other website reached by links to or from this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content or Jobs Bank.

Disclaimer

Under no circumstances will SSG or WSG be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on any information communicated or provided on the Website or through the Services, or any information contained when you access the Website as an Individual.

ALL WEBSITE CONTENT AND USER CONTENT AND INFORMATION ON OR ACCESSIBLE FROM THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG WARRANTS AND SSG AND WSG HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTY:

  1. AS TO THE ACCURACY, CORRECTNESS, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE WEBSITE CONTENT OR USER CONTENT OR THE SERVICES; AND
  2. THAT THE WEBSITE, THE USER CONTENT AND/OR THE WEBSITE CONTENT OR ANY FUNCTIONS ASSOCIATED THEREWITH WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED OR THAT THIS WEBSITE AND THE SERVER IS AND WILL BE FREE OF ALL VIRUSES, WORMS AND/OR OTHER HARMFUL OR INVASIVE ELEMENTS.

NEITHER SSG NOR WSG SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS OF ANY KIND CAUSED AS A RESULT (DIRECT OR INDIRECT) OF THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF RELIANCE ON THE CONTENTS CONTAINED IN OR AVAILABLE FROM THE WEBSITE. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE THIRD PARTY AGENTS SHALL HAVE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS CAUSED BY ANY NEGLIGENCE, OMISSION OR FAULT OF SSG AND/OR WSG (AS THE CASE MAY BE), AND/OR THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR SUB-CONTRACTORS IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE.

NEITHER SSG NOR WSG SHALL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE INTERACTION BETWEEN YOU AND/OR OTHER USERS AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR DISPUTES, CLAIMS, LOSSES, INJURIES, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND THAT MIGHT ARISE OUT OF OR RELATE TO CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY USER'S RELIANCE UPON ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED BY SUCH OTHER USERS AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG CONTROLS CONTENT FROM OTHER USERS AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY POSTED ON THE WEBSITE AND, AS SUCH, NEITHER SSG NOR WSG GUARANTEES IN ANY MANNER THE RELIABILITY, VALIDITY, ACCURACY OR TRUTHFULNESS OF SUCH CONTENT. YOU ALSO UNDERSTAND THAT BY USING THE SERVICES MAY EXPOSE YOU TO CONTENT THAT YOU CONSIDER OFFENSIVE, INDECENT, OR OBJECTIONABLE. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG HAS ANY RESPONSIBILITY TO KEEP SUCH CONTENT FROM YOU OR BEARS ANY LIABILITY FOR YOUR ACCESS OR USE OF ANY SUBMITTED CONTENT, TO THE EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG CAN OR DOES GUARANTEE THAT ANY PERSONAL DATA SUPPLIED BY YOU WILL NOT BE MISAPPROPRIATED, INTERCEPTED, DELETED, DESTROYED OR USED BY OTHERS.

Indemnification

You hereby agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend SSG and WSG, and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and representatives from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses of defence, including but not limited to, legal fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim that arises in connection with your use of the Services.

Notwithstanding the indemnification given by you, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) shall have the right to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you under this Clause 13, and in such case, you agree to fully cooperate as reasonably required with such defence and in asserting any available defences.

Limitation of Liability

Disclaimer - In no event shall SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be), their affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and/or representatives be liable to you or any other person or entity for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages (including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, loss of data, loss of use, or costs of obtaining substitute goods or services) arising out of the use, inability to use, unauthorized access to or use or misuse of the Services, questions & comments, content or any information contained thereon, whether based upon warranty, contract, tort (including negligence), or otherwise, even if SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) has been advised of the possibility of such damages or losses.

Proprietary Rights

This Website, including the Website Content, is protected by copyright, trademarks and other forms of proprietary rights. All rights, title and interest in the Website Content are owned by, licensed to or controlled by SSG or, in the case of Jobs Bank, owned by, licensed to or controlled by WSG.

Unless otherwise stated in the copyright attribution of any Website Content, SSG has the sole copyright to all works on the Website and in the Services and WSG has the sole copyright to all works on Jobs Bank.

All rights reserved. No part of any works on the Website may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, whether electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without written permission from SSG or, in the case of Jobs Bank, from WSG.

Restrictions on Use

The Services, including this Website may not be used for any illegal purpose or in any manner inconsistent with these Terms. Except as otherwise provided, the Website Content shall not be reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, adapted, modified or otherwise displayed or distributed in any way, without the prior written permission of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Modification of any of the Website Content or use of the Website Content for any other purpose will be a violation of SSG's copyright and other intellectual property rights or, in the case of Jobs Bank, a violation of WSG’s copyright and other intellectual property rights. Graphics, photographs, video, audio, software programs and images on this Website are protected by copyright and other proprietary rights and may not be reproduced, published, distributed, copied, modified or appropriated or exploited in any manner without written permission of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Jurisdictional Issues

Neither SSG nor WSG makes any representation that information on this Website is appropriate or available for use outside Singapore. Those who choose to access this Website from outside Singapore do so on their own initiative and at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. By using the Services, you consent to having your Personal Data transferred to and processed in Singapore, subject to the restrictions on such data applicable to SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Termination

SSG reserves all rights to deny or restrict access to this Website by any particular person, or to block access from a particular IP address to this Website, at any time, without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

We may suspend your access to the Website and its Services, in our sole discretion, for any reason and at any time, upon electronic notice to you at the e-mail address provided by you during your initial login to the Website. We may discontinue offering the Services and the Website Content at any time.

We have no obligation to retain your data including Personal Data for any period of time beyond what may be required by applicable law. Upon termination of your SingPass, your access to the Website and use of the Services will automatically cease. All representations and warranties shall survive termination.

Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed by and construed according to the laws of Singapore and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore Courts. In the event of any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination, the parties shall at first instance take reasonable efforts to settle and resolve such disputes in good faith and in an amicable manner by negotiation.

Save for WSG, who shall have the right to enforce any terms herein insofar as they relate to WSG and/or Jobs Bank, none of the terms herein shall be enforceable by virtue of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act (Chapter 53B) or otherwise, by any person or entity who is not a party hereto.

For Additional Information

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at: 6785 5758

Training Exchange

The Training Exchange is available on the Website and accessible to all Users. The Training Exchange provides information of various courses by Training Providers so as to enable Users to search for and contact the Training Providers if they wish to attend the Training Providers’ courses available.

The Training Exchange is provided to you as a matter of convenience, and SSG makes no representation or warranty whatsoever in respect of any Training Providers listed in the Training Exchange and shall not be responsible for the quality or suitability of any of the Training Providers for any purpose whatsoever. In addition, a listing on the Training Exchange does not imply that SSG endorses any of the Training Providers. Engagement of the Training Providers shall be at your own risk and you agree that SSG shall not be responsible whatsoever for any such engagement. You acknowledge that the Trainings are offered by the Training Providers and agree that SSG shall not be liable for any loss, whether direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or special (and whether arising out of contract, tort or otherwise) which you may suffer arising from any defect, error, fault or failure to perform with respect to the courses provided by the Training Providers.

Comment Boards

We are not responsible or liable for the conduct of Comment Board Users or for views, opinions and statements expressed in User Content submitted for display on the Comment Boards. We do not screen information submitted to Comment Boards. With respect to User Content posted on Comment Boards, we act as a passive conduit for such distribution and are not responsible for such User Content. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information in the Comment Boards provided by Comment Board Users are those of the respective author(s) and not of SSG. We neither endorse nor guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any such User Content. Comment Board Users are responsible for ensuring that User Content submitted by them to or through the Comment Boards is not provided in violation of any applicable laws, including without limitation, laws relating to defamation, libel and slander, laws of confidentiality and non-disclosure, and laws relating to copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of another person or entity or of any applicable law.

Comment Board Users who post User Content shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement or breach of any applicable laws, including without limitation, relating to defamation, libel and slander, and laws relating to copyrights, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights, or any other harm resulting from the uploading, posting or submission of User Content on this Website. We shall not be responsible for any breach of any contractual obligation or infringement of any third-party rights. As a Comment Board User, you hereby agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend SSG and its affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and representatives from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses of defence, including but not limited to, legal fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim that arises in connection with User Content submitted by you to the Comment Boards.

We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content submitted to Comment Boards or posted on the Website, to determine compliance with these Terms and any other applicable rules that we may establish, from time to time.

We have the right in our sole discretion to remove User Content from the Comment Boards. This right shall include circumstances where a complaint is made by a Training Provider or any Comment Board User in relation to any User Content on the Comment Boards. Without limiting the foregoing, we have the right to remove from the Comment Boards any User Content that SSG, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of these Terms or otherwise objectionable, and Comment Board Users who post User Content to Comment Boards are solely responsible for the User Content that they post to the Comment Boards.  

Industry Insights

The opinions expressed in the Industry Reports are those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinions of SSG.

Information contained in the Industry Reports has been either written or commissioned by SSG or obtained by SSG from third party sources. However, neither SSG nor the authors of the Industry Reports guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information published herein and neither SSG nor the authors shall be responsible for any errors, omissions, or claims for damages, including exemplary damages, arising out of use, inability to use, or with regard to the accuracy or sufficiency of the information contained in the Industry Reports. SSG also makes no warranty that the information contained in the Industry Reports is free from any copyright infringement.

SSG shall not be liable for any injury, damage or loss of any kind caused as a result (direct or indirect) of the use of the Industry Insights, including but not limited to any injury, damage or loss suffered as a result of reliance on the Industry Insights. SSG, its affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and representatives shall have no responsibility or liability for any injury, damage or loss caused by any negligence, omission or fault of SSG, its employees, agents or sub-contractors in connection with the Industry Insights.

Jobs Bank

WSG as Third Party Beneficiary

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these Terms, WSG shall be an express third party beneficiary to these Terms and shall be entitled to enforce rights and benefits set out in Clauses 2, 4, 6, 7, 8 b), 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22 and 23 in relation to Jobs Bank (where applicable).

Additional terms governing the use of Jobs Bank

Any rights and benefits WSG may be entitled to enforce under this Clause 24.2 shall be in addition to any rights WSG may enforce under Clause 24.1.

You acknowledge and accept that WSG in its sole and absolute discretion shall be entitled to update or modify Jobs Bank or the contents therein from time to time.  

WSG shall be entitled to, at any time:

  1. suspend access of any Individual to Jobs Bank;
  2. cease operating Jobs Bank; or
  3. block access to Jobs Bank from any particular internet address,
  4. without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

Unless expressly permitted in writing by WSG on a prior basis, you shall not:

  1. use any deep-link, page-scrape, spider, robot, crawl, index, internet agent or other automatic device, program, algorithm or technology which does the same or similar things, to use, access, copy, acquire information from, generate impressions of, input information into, store information on, search, generate searches on, or monitor any portion of Jobs Bank;
  2. use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of Jobs Bank; or
  3. take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on WSG's servers.

Self-Assessment Tool

Users of the Self-Assessment Tool are bound by the disclaimer on the Self-Assessment Tool segment on the Website and the disclaimer set out in Clause 12.

Welcome to MySkillsFuture.sg, a multi-tenanted learning and content management system with extensions to various current and next-generation virtual learning applications and environments, as well as related technology-enabled learning services (“MySkillsFuture.sg”). The MySkillsFuture.sg website and services are provided by SkillsFuture Singapore (“SSG”, “we” “us” or “our”). These terms of use (these “Terms”) govern the Employers’ (as defined below, “you” or “your”) access to and use of MySkillsFuture.sg, the web site and its subdomains (the “Website”) and all services provided by SSG and the subdomain operators in relation to MySkillsFuture.sg.

Definitions

In these Terms, the following terms shall have the meanings set forth below:

Career Resources” refers to a depository of articles on personal development, tips and inspirational stories.

Comment Board” refers to the comment board on each of the course listings where Comment Board Users are allowed to post comments.

Comment Board Users” collectively refer to Training Providers, and Individuals that post on Comment Boards and each are referred to as “Comment Board User”.

CorpPass” refers to the corporate digital identity, obtained from http://www.corppass.gov.sg, for businesses and other entities (such as non-profit organisations and associations) to transact with Government agencies online.

Employer” refers to an employer who logs in and accesses the Website or Jobs Bank using a CorpPass for the purpose of listing job opportunities on Jobs Bank.

Individual” refers to an individual user who logs in and accesses the Website using his SingPass.

Industry Insights” refers to a depository of industry information that provides the breadth and the depth of different industries.

Industry Reports” refers to the reports and articles listed on the Website under Industry Insights.

Interaction” refers to the collection and use of Personal Data by Employers from Individuals, by Individuals from Employers and/or by third parties from Employers and/or Individuals.

Jobs Bank” refers to a platform, which is operated by WSG and which can be accessed through the Website, for Individuals seeking jobs to meet and exchange needs with Employers.

MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy” refers to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy as amended from time to time.

“Personal Data”
refers to personally identifiable information about individuals including their name, phone number, email address and contact details, and other personal information incidental to such individual’s interaction with the Services, but excluding any business contact information.

Self-Assessment Tool” refers to a set of online assessment that the Individuals to better understand themselves in terms of career and skills.

Services” refers to the services available on the Website which include the Jobs Bank, Training Exchange, Self-Assessment Tool, Industry Insights and Career Resources.

Terms” refer to these Terms of Use.

Training Exchange” refers to the compilation of courses on the Website.

Training Providers” refers to the training providers who have their course(s) listed on the Training Exchange.

Users” collectively refer to Employers, Individuals, Training Providers and Visitors, and each are referred to as “User”.

User Content” refers to information posted by Employers, Individuals and Training Providers in the form of text, images, photographs, video, audio and graphics that are available on the Website.

Visitor” refers to a user who browses the Website without logging in as an Individual, a Training Provider or an Employer.

Website Content” refers to all information, text, images, data, links, or other material posted on the sections of the Website: (i) that are publicly available; and (ii) which you have the right to access, whether created by us or provided by a third party for display on the Website.

WSG” refers to Workforce Singapore Agency, a statutory board established in Singapore under the Workforce Singapore Agency Act (Chapter 305D).

Acceptance of Terms

Please read these Terms carefully as they create a binding contract between you and SSG.

If you are a corporate representative, by logging in to the Website via a CorpPass and using the Services, as the corporate representative, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to log in and access the Website and use its Services for and on behalf of your company and that you have read, understood and accepted these Terms for and on behalf of your company.

Please review these Terms before using the Services. If you do not agree to these Terms, then you must immediately discontinue your use of the Website and the Services.

We reserve the right to change these Terms from time to time for any reason. Any time changes are made to these Terms, you will be alerted of the revised Terms and will be required to read, understand and accept the revised Terms. Access to the Website and use of the Services are subject to these Terms, as they are amended from time to time and published on the Website.

Access to the Website

In order to log in and access the Website as an Employer, you will require a valid CorpPass. Upon the expiration or termination of your CorpPass, you will not be able to log in and access the Website. While any Visitor, Individual or Training Provider can browse and view the Website and use parts of the Services, you must be logged in with your CorpPass as an Employer in order to create a profile and view the contact information of an Individual. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your access and use of the Website using your CorpPass as an Employer. You agree that you will not divulge or share access information of your CorpPass and access to the Website using the same with any third party for any reason.

During your first login to the Website, or any subsequent login,, you may be prompted or required to enter additional information, including but not limited to your name, email address and contact number. You represent and warrant that all information provided by you is accurate, current and complete and undertake to maintain and update your information to keep it accurate, current and complete.

You acknowledge that if any information by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, SSG may suspend your access to of the Website, the Website Content and the Services without any liability to you.

Access to Services

SSG may alter, suspend, or discontinue the Services in whole or in part, at any time and for any reason, without notice. The Services may also periodically become unavailable due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment or for other reasons.

SSG further reserves the right to remove any User Content uploaded by you that is in breach of these Terms, including but not limited to offensive, defamatory or libellous statements.

You confirm that you are aware of and acknowledge that SSG shall have no liability in respect of such potential alteration, suspension, discontinuance, unavailability and/or removal.

If you use our Website on your mobile device, your mobile carrier’s normal rates and charges apply. We are not responsible for any charges you incur from your mobile carrier as a result of use of the Services. You are responsible for ensuring that at all times while using the Services you are not in violation of your wireless data service agreement. You are solely responsible for all fees and costs associated with your access to and use of the Services.

Use of Services

You represent, warrant and covenant that:

  1. You will not upload, post or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other form of solicitation (commercial or otherwise) through the Website or the Services;
  2. You will not post any inappropriate, offensive, racist, hateful, sexist, pornographic, false, misleading, infringing, defamatory or libellous content;
  3. You will not reproduce, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, communicate to the public, create derivative works from or otherwise use and exploit any Website Content or the Services except as permitted by these Terms or the terms and conditions of the relevant Training Providers as applicable
  4. You will assume responsibility for controlling how your Personal Data is disclosed or used on the Website, including, without limitation, taking appropriate steps to protect such information; and
  5. You will not harass and/or solicit personal information from any Users.

Release

The collection and use of the Personal Data by SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) will be subject to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy. Where there is Interaction, it is a direct transaction between Registered Individuals and you and does not involve SSG in any way.

Neither SSG nor WSG will be responsible for the manner in which Personal Data is used or collected by Registered Individuals and/or any third party. Neither SSG nor WSG manages or monitors the collection of Personal Data done by Registered Individuals and/or any third party.

Neither SSG nor WSG shall be responsible for the Interaction between Registered Individuals and/or any third parties and you. SSG and WSG expressly disclaim any liability or claims that may arise from the Interaction. In the event that you have a dispute with any of Registered Individuals and/or any third party, you agree that neither SSG nor WSG shall have any liability in respect of such dispute and hereby release SSG and WSG (and their respective officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, and employees) from any and all claims, demands, or damages (actual or consequential) of every kind, known and unknown arising out of or in any way related with such disputes.

Website Content

Subject to these Terms, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) hereby grant to you a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable right and licence to access and use the Services, and all Website Content therein, solely within the scope of your status as an Employer of the Services.

SSG and WSG jointly and severally reserve the right to make changes to document names and content, descriptions or specifications of products or services, or other information without obligation to issue any notice of such changes.

Nothing contained on this Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use this Website, Services or any Website Content, through the use of framing or otherwise, except: (a) as expressly permitted by these Terms; or (b) with our prior written permission or the permission of such third party that may own the trademark or copyright of material displayed on this Website.

User Content

  1. Accuracy. If you choose to provide information as an Employer to register for or utilise any Services, event, or promotion on this Website, you agree that you will provide accurate, complete, and up to date information as requested on the screens that collect information from you. Please refer to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy for information on our practices for handling personally identifiable information.
  2. Liability. Neither SSG nor WSG are responsible or liable for the conduct of Users or for views, opinions and statements expressed in User Content submitted for display through the Services. Information submitted to the Website is not screened. With respect to such User Content posted on or through the Services, the Website acts as a passive conduit for such distribution and neither SSG nor WSG are responsible for such User Content. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information in the Services provided by Users are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be). We neither endorse nor guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any such User Content. You are responsible for ensuring that User Content submitted to or through the Services is not provided in violation of any applicable laws, including without limitation, laws relating to defamation, libel and slander, laws of confidentiality and non-disclosure, and laws relating to copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of another person or entity or of any applicable law. You shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement or breach of any applicable laws, including without limitation, relating to defamation, libel and slander, and laws relating to copyrights, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights, or any other harm resulting from your uploading, posting or submission of User Content on this Website. Neither SSG nor WSG shall be responsible for any breach of any contractual obligation or infringement of any third-party rights.

Monitoring

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content submitted through the Services or posted on the Website, to determine compliance with these Terms and any other applicable rules that may be established, from time to time. SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right in our sole discretion to edit or remove any material submitted to or posted in any online discussion forum or chat room provided through the Services. Without limiting the foregoing, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right to remove any material that SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be), in their sole discretion, finds to be in violation of these Terms or otherwise objectionable, and you are solely responsible for the User Content that you post on or through the Services.

Links to External Websites

The Services may contain links to websites which are not operated or controlled by either SSG or WSG, whether for marketing purposes or otherwise. These links are provided to you as a matter of convenience, and neither SSG nor WSG makes any representation or warranty whatsoever in respect of any linked web site and shall not be responsible for the content of any linked web site. Any non-SSG and/or non-WSG website accessed from the Services is independent from SSG and WSG, and neither SSG nor WSG has any control over the content of that website. In addition, a link to any non-SSG and/or non-WSG website from the Website does not imply that SSG and/or WSG endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or use of such website. Use of any external website is subject to its terms of service and privacy policy. You are responsible for exercising caution and good judgment when using external websites.

Links from External Websites

Except as set forth below, caching and links to, and the framing of this website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content is strictly prohibited.

You must secure written permission from SSG prior to hyper-linking to, or framing, this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content, or engaging in similar activities. In addition, you must secure written permission from WSG prior to hyper-linking to, or framing, Jobs Bank, or engaging in similar activities. SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserves the right to impose conditions when permitting any hyper-linking to, or framing of this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content or Jobs Bank.

Under no circumstances shall SSG and/or WSG be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on web sites that link to this website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content.

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserve all rights to disable or block any links to, or frames of any website containing inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topics, names, material or information, or material or information that violates any written law, any applicable intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or publicity rights.

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserve the right to disable or block any unauthorised links or frames and disclaims any responsibility for the content available on any other website reached by links to or from this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content or Jobs Bank.

Disclaimer

Under no circumstances will SSG or WSG be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on any information communicated or provided on MySkillsFuture.sg or through the Services, or any information contained when you access the Website as an Employer.

ALL WEBSITE CONTENT AND USER CONTENT AND INFORMATION ON OR ACCESSIBLE FROM THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG WARRANTS AND SSG AND WSG HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTY:

  1. AS TO THE ACCURACY, CORRECTNESS, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE WEBSITE CONTENT OR USER CONTENT OR THE SERVICES; AND
  2. THAT THE WEBSITE, THE USER CONTENT AND/OR THE WEBSITE CONTENT OR ANY FUNCTIONS ASSOCIATED THEREWITH WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED OR THAT THIS WEBSITE AND THE SERVER IS AND WILL BE FREE OF ALL VIRUSES, WORMS AND/OR OTHER HARMFUL OR INVASIVE ELEMENTS.

NEITHER SSG NOR WSG SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS OF ANY KIND CAUSED AS A RESULT (DIRECT OR INDIRECT) OF THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF RELIANCE ON THE CONTENTS CONTAINED IN OR AVAILABLE FROM THE WEBSITE. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE THIRD PARTY AGENTS SHALL HAVE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS CAUSED BY ANY NEGLIGENCE, OMISSION OR FAULT OF SSG AND/OR WSG (AS THE CASE MAY BE), AND/OR THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR SUB-CONTRACTORS IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE.

NEITHER SSG NOR WSG SHALL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE INTERACTION BETWEEN YOU AND/OR OTHER USERS AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR DISPUTES, CLAIMS, LOSSES, INJURIES, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND THAT MIGHT ARISE OUT OF OR RELATE TO CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY USER'S RELIANCE UPON ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED BY SUCH OTHER USERS AND/OR THIRD PARTIES. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG CONTROLS CONTENT FROM OTHER USERS AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY POSTED ON THE WEBSITE AND, AS SUCH, NEITHER SSG NOR WSG GUARANTEES IN ANY MANNER THE RELIABILITY, VALIDITY, ACCURACY OR TRUTHFULNESS OF SUCH CONTENT. YOU ALSO UNDERSTAND THAT BY USING THE SERVICES MAY EXPOSE YOU TO CONTENT THAT YOU CONSIDER OFFENSIVE, INDECENT, OR OBJECTIONABLE. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG HAS ANY RESPONSIBILITY TO KEEP SUCH CONTENT FROM YOU OR BEARS ANY LIABILITY FOR YOUR ACCESS OR USE OF ANY SUBMITTED CONTENT, TO THE EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG CAN OR DOES GUARANTEE THAT ANY PERSONAL DATA SUPPLIED BY YOU WILL NOT BE MISAPPROPRIATED, INTERCEPTED, DELETED, DESTROYED OR USED BY OTHERS.

Indemnification

You hereby agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend SSG and WSG and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and representatives from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses of defence, including but not limited to, legal fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim that arises in connection with your use of the Services.

Notwithstanding the indemnification given by you, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) shall have the right to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you under this Clause 13, and in such case, you agree to fully cooperate as reasonably required with such defence and in asserting any available defences.

Limitation of Liability

Disclaimer - In no event shall SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be), their affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and/or representatives be liable to you or any other person or entity for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages (including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, loss of data, loss of use, or costs of obtaining substitute goods or services) arising out of the use, inability to use, unauthorized access to or use or misuse of the Services, questions & comments, content or any information contained thereon, whether based upon warranty, contract, tort (including negligence), or otherwise, even if SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have been advised of the possibility of such damages or losses.

Proprietary Rights

This Website, including the Website Content, is protected by copyright, trademarks and other forms of proprietary rights. All rights, title and interest in the Website Content are owned by, licensed to or controlled by SSG or, in the case of Jobs Bank, owned by, licensed to or controlled by WSG.

Unless otherwise stated in the copyright attribution of any Website Content, SSG has the sole copyright to all works on the Website and in the Services and WSG has the sole copyright to all works on Jobs Bank.

All rights reserved. No part of any works on the Website may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, whether electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without written permission from SSG or, in the case of Jobs Bank, from WSG.

Restrictions on Use

The Services, including this Website may not be used for any illegal purpose or in any manner inconsistent with these Terms. Except as otherwise provided, the Website Content shall not be reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, adapted, modified or otherwise displayed or distributed in any way, without the prior written permission of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Modification of any of the Website Content or use of the Website Content for any other purpose will be a violation of SSG's copyright and other intellectual property rights or, in the case of Jobs Bank, a violation of WSG’s copyright and other intellectual property rights. Graphics, photographs, video, audio, software programs and images on this Website are protected by copyright and other proprietary rights and may not be reproduced, published, distributed, copied, modified or appropriated or exploited in any manner without written permission of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Jurisdictional Issues

Neither SSG nor WSG makes any representation that information on this Website is appropriate or available for use outside Singapore. Those who choose to access this Website from outside Singapore do so on their own initiative and at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. By using the Services, you consent to having your Personal Data transferred to and processed in Singapore, subject to the restrictions on such data applicable to SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Termination

SSG reserves all rights to deny or restrict access to this Website by any particular person, or to block access from a particular IP address to this Website, at any time, without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

We may suspend your access as an Employer to the Website and its Services, in our sole discretion, for any reason and at any time, upon electronic notice to you at the e-mail address provided by you during your initial login to the Website. We may discontinue offering the Services and the Website Content at any time. 

We have no obligation to retain your data including Personal Data for any period of time beyond what may be required by applicable law. Upon expiration and/or termination of your CorpPass, your access to the Website and use of the Services  as an Employer will automatically cease. All representations and warranties shall survive termination.

Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed by and construed according to the laws of Singapore and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore Courts. In the event of any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination, the parties shall at first instance take reasonable efforts to settle and resolve such disputes in good faith and in an amicable manner by negotiation.

Save for WSG, who shall have the right to enforce any terms herein insofar as they relate to WSG and/or Jobs Bank, none of the terms herein shall be enforceable by virtue of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act (Chapter 53B) or otherwise, by any person or entity who is not a party hereto.

For Additional Information

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at: 6785 5758

Training Exchange

The Training Exchange is available on the Website and accessible to all Users. The Training Exchange provides information of various courses by Training Providers so as to enable Users to search for and contact the Training Providers if they wish to attend the Training Providers’ courses available.

The Training Exchange is provided to you as a matter of convenience, and SSG makes no representation or warranty whatsoever in respect of any Training Providers listed in the Training Exchange and shall not be responsible for the quality or suitability of any of the Training Providers for any purpose whatsoever. In addition, a listing on the Training Exchange does not imply that SSG endorses any of the Training Providers.

Comment Boards

We are not responsible or liable for the conduct of Comment Board Users or for views, opinions and statements expressed in User Content submitted for display on the Comment Boards. We do not screen information submitted to Comment Boards. With respect to User Content posted on Comment Boards, we act as a passive conduit for such distribution and are not responsible for such User Content. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information in the Comment Boards provided by Comment Board Users are those of the respective author(s) and not of SSG. We neither endorse nor guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any such User Content. Comment Board Users are responsible for ensuring that User Content submitted by them to or through the Comment Boards is not provided in violation of any applicable laws, including without limitation, laws relating to defamation, libel and slander, laws of confidentiality and non-disclosure, and laws relating to copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of another person or entity or of any applicable law.

Comment Board Users who post User Content shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement or breach of any applicable laws, including without limitation, relating to defamation, libel and slander, and laws relating to copyrights, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights, or any other harm resulting from the uploading, posting or submission of User Content on this Website. We shall not be responsible for any breach of any contractual obligation or infringement of any third-party rights. As a Comment Board User, you hereby agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend SSG and its affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and representatives from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses of defence, including but not limited to, legal fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim that arises in connection with User Content submitted by you to the Comment Boards.

We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content submitted to Comment Boards or posted on the Website, to determine compliance with these Terms and any other applicable rules that we may establish, from time to time.

We have the right in our sole discretion to remove User Content from the Comment Boards. This right shall include circumstances where a complaint is made by a Training Provider or any Comment Board User in relation to any User Content on the Comment Boards. Without limiting the foregoing, we have the right to remove from the Comment Boards any User Content that SSG, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of these Terms or otherwise objectionable, and Comment Board Users who post User Content to Comment Boards are solely responsible for the User Content that they post to the Comment Boards.  

Industry Insights

The opinions expressed in the Industry Reports are those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinions of SSG.

Information contained in the Industry Reports has been either written or commissioned by SSG or obtained by SSG from third party sources. However, neither SSG nor the authors of the Industry Reports guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information published herein and neither SSG nor the authors shall be responsible for any errors, omissions, or claims for damages, including exemplary damages, arising out of use, inability to use, or with regard to the accuracy or sufficiency of the information contained in the Industry Reports. SSG also makes no warranty that the information contained in the Industry Reports is free from any copyright infringement.

SSG shall not be liable for any injury, damage or loss of any kind caused as a result (direct or indirect) of the use of the Industry Insights, including but not limited to any injury, damage or loss suffered as a result of reliance on the Industry Insights. SSG, its affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and representatives shall have no responsibility or liability for any injury, damage or loss caused by any negligence, omission or fault of SSG, its employees, agents or sub-contractors in connection with the Industry Insights.

Jobs Bank

WSG as Third Party Beneficiary

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these Terms, WSG shall be an express third party beneficiary to these Terms and shall be entitled to enforce rights and benefits set out in Clauses 2, 4, 6, 7, 8 b), 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22 and 23 in relation to Jobs Bank (where applicable).

Additional terms governing the use of Jobs Bank

Any rights and benefits WSG may be entitled to enforce under this Clause 24.2 shall be in addition to any rights WSG may enforce under Clause 24.1.

You acknowledge and accept that WSG in its sole and absolute discretion shall be entitled to update or modify Jobs Bank or the contents therein from time to time.

WSG shall be entitled to, at any time:

  1. suspend access to Jobs Bank of any Employer;
  2. cease operating Jobs Bank; or
  3. block access to Jobs Bank from any particular internet address,
  4. without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

Unless expressly permitted in writing by WSG on a prior basis, you shall not:

  1. use any deep-link, page-scrape, spider, robot, crawl, index, internet agent or other automatic device, program, algorithm or technology which does the same or similar things, to use, access, copy, acquire information from, generate impressions of, input information into, store information on, search, generate searches on, or monitor any portion of Jobs Bank;
  2. use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of Jobs Bank; or
  3. take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on WSG's servers.

Welcome to MySkillsFuture.sg, a multi-tenanted learning and content management system with extensions to various current and next-generation virtual learning applications and environments, as well as related technology-enabled learning services (“MySkillsFuture.sg”). The MySkillsFuture.sg website and services are provided by SkillsFuture Singapore (“SSG”, “we” “us” or “our”). These terms of use (these “Terms”) govern the Training Providers’ (as defined below, “you” or “your”) access to and use of MySkillsFuture.sg, the web site and its subdomains (the “Website”) and all services provided by SSG and the subdomain operators in relation to MySkillsFuture.sg.

Definitions

In these Terms, the following terms shall have the meanings set forth below:

Career Resources” refers to a depository of articles on personal development, tips and inspirational stories.

Comment Board” refers to the comment board on each of the course listings where Comment Board Users are allowed to post comments.

Comment Board Users” collectively refer to Training Providers and Individuals that post on Comment Boards and each are referred to as “Comment Board User”.

CorpPass” refers to the corporate digital identity, obtained from http://www.corppass.gov.sg, for businesses and other entities (such as non-profit organisations and associations) to transact with Government agencies online.

“Employer” refers to an employer who lists job opportunities on Jobs Bank.

Individual” refers to an individual user who logs in and accesses the Website using his SingPass.

Industry Insights” refers to a depository of industry information that provides the breadth and the depth of different industries.

Industry Reports” refers to the reports and articles listed on the Website under Industry Insights.

Interaction” refers to the collection and use of Personal Data by the Training Provider from Users.

Jobs Bank” refers to a platform, which is operated by WSG and which can be accessed through the Website, for Individuals seeking jobs to meet and exchange needs with Employers.

MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy” refers to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy as amended from time to time.

“Personal Data” refers to personally identifiable information about individuals including their name, phone number, email address and contact details, and other personal information incidental to such individual’s interaction with the Services, but excluding any business contact information.

Self-Assessment Tool” refers to a set of online assessment that the Individuals to better understand themselves in terms of career and skills.

Services” refers to the services available on the Website which include the JobsBank, Training Exchange, Self-Assessment Tool, Industry Insights and Career Resources.

“SkillsConnect” refers to an e-portal by SSG for employers and training organisations to apply for accreditation of courses under the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualification (WSG) system, as well as for training grants for WSQ and non-WSQ courses.  

SkillsFuture Credit” shall be as described at www.skillsfuture.sg or such other website which operates in lieu thereof.

Terms” refer to these Terms of Use.

“Training Exchange” refers to the compilation of courses approved by SSG through SkillsConnect and listed on the Website.

“Training Providers” refers to the training providers who have been approved by SSG through SkillsConnect and who have their course(s) listed on the Training Exchange.

Users” collectively refer to Employers, Individuals, Training Providers and Visitors, and each are referred to as “User”.

User Content” refers to information posted by Individuals and Training Providers in the form of text, images, photographs, video, audio and graphics that are available on the Website.

Visitor” refers to a user who browses the Website without logging in as a Individual, a Training Provider or an Employer.

Website Content” refers to all information, text, images, data, links, or other material posted on the sections of the Website: (i) that are publicly available; and (ii) which you have the right to access, whether created by us or provided by a third party for display on the Website.

WSG” refers to Workforce Singapore Agency, a statutory board established in Singapore under the Workforce Singapore Agency Act (Chapter 305D).

Acceptance of Terms

Please read these Terms carefully as they create a binding contract between you and SSG.

If you are a corporate representative, by logging in and accessing the Website using your CorpPass as a corporate representative, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to access the Website for and on behalf of your company and that you have read, understood and accepted these Terms for on behalf of your company.

Please review these Terms before using the Services. If you do not agree to these Terms, then you must immediately and discontinue your use of the Website and the Services.

We reserve the right to change these Terms from time to time for any reason. Any time changes are made to these Terms, you will be alerted of the revised Terms and will be required to read, understand and accept the revised Terms. Access to the Website and use of the Services are subject to these Terms, as they are amended from time to time and published on the Website.

Access to the Website

In order to log in and access the Website as a Training Provider, you will require a valid CorpPass.. Upon the expiration or termination of your CorpPass, you will not be able to log in and access the Website. While any Visitor, Individual or Employer can browse and view the Website and use parts of the Services, you must be logged in with your CorpPass as a Training Provider in order to create a profile as a Training Provider and view the contact information of Individuals (where it is made available by such Individual submitting an enquiry through the Website). You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your access and use of the Website using your CorpPass as a Training Provider. You agree that you will not divulge or share access information of your CorpPass and access to the Website using the same with any third party for any reason.

During your first login to the Website, or any subsequent login, you may be prompted or required to enter additional information, including but not limited to your name, email address and contact number. You represent and warrant that all information provided by you is accurate, current and complete and undertake to maintain and update your information to keep it accurate, current and complete.

You acknowledge that if any information by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, SSG may suspend your access to  of the Website, the Website Content and any of the Services without any liability to you.

Access to Services

SSG may alter, suspend, or discontinue the Services in whole or in part, at any time and for any reason, without notice. The Services may also periodically become unavailable due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment or for other reasons.

SSG further reserves the right to remove any User Content uploaded by you that is in breach of these Terms, including but not limited to offensive, defamatory or libellous statements.

You confirm that you are aware of and acknowledge that SSG shall have no liability in respect of such potential alteration, suspension, discontinuance, unavailability and/or removal.

If you use our Website on your mobile device, your mobile carrier’s normal rates and charges apply. We are not responsible for any charges you incur from your mobile carrier as a result of use of the Services. You are responsible for ensuring that at all times while using the Services you are not in violation of your wireless data service agreement. You are solely responsible for all fees and costs associated with your access to and use of the Services.

Use of Services

You represent, warrant and covenant that:

  1. You will not upload, post or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other form of solicitation (commercial or otherwise) through the Website or the Services;
  2. You will not post any inappropriate, offensive, racist, hateful, sexist, pornographic, false, misleading, infringing, defamatory or libellous content;
  3. You will not reproduce, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, communicate to the public, create derivative works from or otherwise use and exploit any Website Content or the Services except as permitted by these Terms or the terms and conditions of the relevant Training Providers as applicable (for the avoidance of doubt, a Training Provider shall be entitled to use any information posted on the Website by the said Training Provider);
  4. You will assume responsibility for controlling how your Personal Data is disclosed or used on the Website, including, without limitation, taking appropriate steps to protect such information; and
  5. You will not harass and/or solicit personal information from any Users.

Release

The collection and use of the Personal Data by SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) will be subject to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy. Where there is Interaction, it is a direct transaction between Individuals and you and does not involve SSG in any way.

Neither SSG nor WSG will be responsible for the manner in which any Personal Data is collected or used. Neither SSG nor WSG manages or monitors the collection of Personal Data done by third parties.

Neither SSG nor WSG shall be responsible for the Interaction between the Training Providers and the Individuals. SSG and WSG expressly disclaim any liability or claims that may arise from the Interaction. In the event that you have a dispute with any Individuals, you agree that neither SSG nor WSG shall have no liability in respect of such dispute and hereby release SSG (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, and employees) from any and all claims, demands, or damages (actual or consequential) of every kind, known and unknown arising out of or in any way related with such disputes.

Website Content

Subject to these Terms, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) hereby grant to you a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable right and licence to access and use the Services, and all Website Content therein, solely within the scope of your status as a Training Provider of the Services.

SSG and WSG jointly and severally reserve the right to make changes to document names and content, descriptions or specifications of products or services, or other information without obligation to issue any notice of such changes.

Nothing contained on this Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use this Website, Services or any Website Content, through the use of framing or otherwise, except: (a) as expressly permitted by these Terms; or (b) with our prior written permission or the permission of such third party that may own the trademark or copyright of material displayed on this Website.

User Content

  1. Accuracy. If you choose to provide information as Training Provider to list a course on the Training Exchange or utilise a Service, event, or promotion on this Website, you agree that you will provide accurate, complete, and up to date information as requested on the screens that collect information from you. Please refer to the MySkillsFuture.sg Privacy Policy for information on our practices for handling personally identifiable information.
  2. Liability. Neither SSG nor WSG  are responsible or liable for the conduct of Users or for views, opinions and statements expressed in User Content submitted for display through our Services. We do not screen information submitted to our Services. With respect to such User Content posted on or through our Services, we act as a passive conduit for such distribution and neither SSG nor WSG  not responsible for such User Content. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information in the Services provided by Users are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be). We neither endorse nor guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any such User Content. You are responsible for ensuring that User Content submitted to or through our Services is not provided in violation of any applicable laws, including without limitation, laws relating to defamation, libel and slander, laws of confidentiality and non-disclosure, and laws relating to copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of another person or entity or of any applicable law. You shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement or breach of any applicable laws, including without limitation, relating to defamation, libel and slander, and laws relating to copyrights, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights, or any other harm resulting from your uploading, posting or submission of User Content on this Website. Neither SSG nor WSG  shall be responsible for any breach of any contractual obligation or infringement of any third-party rights.

Monitoring

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content submitted through our Services or posted on the Website, to determine compliance with these Terms and any other applicable rules that we may establish, from time to time. SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be)  have the right in our sole discretion to edit or remove any material submitted to or posted in any online discussion forum or chat room provided through our Services. Without limiting the foregoing, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) have the right to remove any material that SSG, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of these Terms or otherwise objectionable, and you are solely responsible for the User Content that you post on or through our Services.

Links to External Websites

The Services may contain links to to websites which are not operated or controlled by either SSG or WSG, whether for marketing purposes or otherwise. These links are provided to you as a matter of convenience, and neither SSG nor WSG makes no representation or warranty whatsoever in respect of any linked web site and shall not be responsible for the content of any linked web site. Any non-SSG and non-WSG website accessed from the Services is independent from SSG and WSG, and neither SSG nor WSG has no control over the content of that website. In addition, a link to any non-SSG and/or WSG website does not imply that SSG and/or WSG endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or use of such website. Use of any external website is subject to its terms of service and Privacy Policy. You are responsible for exercising caution and good judgment when using external websites.

Links from External Websites

Except as set forth below, caching and links to, and the framing of this website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content is strictly prohibited.

You must secure written permission from SSG prior to hyper-linking to, or framing, this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content, or engaging in similar activities. In addition, you must secure written permission from WSG prior to hyper-linking to, or framing, Jobs Bank, or engaging in similar activities. SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserve the right to impose conditions when permitting any hyper-linking to, or framing of this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content.

Under no circumstances shall SSG and/or WSG be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on web sites that link to this website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content.

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserves all rights to disable or block any links to, or frames of any website containing inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topics, names, material or information, or material or information that violates any written law, any applicable intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or publicity rights.

SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) reserves the right to disable or block any unauthorised links or frames and disclaims any responsibility for the content available on any other website reached by links to or from this Website or any of the User Content and/or Website Content.

Disclaimer

Under no circumstances will we be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on any information communicated or provided on the Website or through the Services, or any information contained when you access the Website as a Training Provider.

ALL WEBSITE CONTENT AND USER CONTENT AND INFORMATION ON OR ACCESSIBLE FROM OUR SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. SSG NOR WSG  WARRANTS AND SSG AND WSG HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTY:

  1. AS TO THE ACCURACY, CORRECTNESS, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE WEBSITE CONTENT OR USER CONTENT OR THE SERVICES; AND
  2. THAT THE WEBSITE, THE USER CONTENT AND/OR THE WEBSITE CONTENT OR ANY FUNCTIONS ASSOCIATED THEREWITH WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED OR THAT THIS WEBSITE AND THE SERVER IS AND WILL BE FREE OF ALL VIRUSES, WORMS AND/OR OTHER HARMFUL OR INVASIVE ELEMENTS.

NEITHER SSG NOR WSG SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS OF ANY KIND CAUSED AS A RESULT (DIRECT OR INDIRECT) OF THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF RELIANCE ON THE CONTENTS CONTAINED IN OR AVAILABLE FROM THE WEBSITE. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG NOR ANY OF ITS THIRD-PARTY AGENTS SHALL HAVE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS CAUSED BY ANY NEGLIGENCE, OMISSION OR FAULT OF SSG AND/OR WSG (AS THE CASE MAY BE), ITS EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR SUB-CONTRACTORS IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE.

NEITHER SSG NOR WSG SHALL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE INTERACTION BETWEEN YOU AND OTHER USERS. NEITHER SSG NOR WASG  ARE  RESPONSIBLE FOR DISPUTES, CLAIMS, LOSSES, INJURIES, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND THAT MIGHT ARISE OUT OF OR RELATE TO CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY USER'S RELIANCE UPON ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE OTHER USERS. SSG NOR WSG CONTROLS CONTENT FROM THE OTHER USERS POSTED ON THE WEBSITE AND, AS SUCH, DO NOT GUARANTEE IN ANY MANNER THE RELIABILITY, VALIDITY, ACCURACY OR TRUTHFULNESS OF SUCH CONTENT. YOU ALSO UNDERSTAND THAT BY USING THE SERVICES MAY EXPOSE YOU TO CONTENT THAT YOU CONSIDER OFFENSIVE, INDECENT, OR OBJECTIONABLE. NEITHER SSG NOR WSG HAS NO RESPONSIBILITY TO KEEP SUCH CONTENT FROM YOU AND BEARS NO LIABILITY FOR YOUR ACCESS OR USE OF ANY SUBMITTED CONTENT, TO THE EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. NEITHER SSG NOR WASG CAN AND DOES GUARANTEE THAT ANY PERSONAL DATA SUPPLIED BY YOU WILL NOT BE MISAPPROPRIATED, INTERCEPTED, DELETED, DESTROYED OR USED BY OTHERS.

Indemnification

You hereby agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend SSG and WSG, and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and representatives from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses of defence, including but not limited to, legal fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim that arises in connection with your use of the Services.

Notwithstanding the indemnification given by you, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) shall have the right to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you under this Clause 13, and in such case, you agree to fully cooperate as reasonably required with such defence and in asserting any available defences.

Limitation of Liability

Disclaimer - In no event shall SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be), their affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors and/or representatives be liable to you, any other user of our services or any other person or entity for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages (including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, loss of data, loss of use, or costs of obtaining substitute goods or services) arising out of the use, inability to use, unauthorized access to or use or misuse of the Services, questions & comments, content or any information contained thereon, whether based upon warranty, contract, tort (including negligence), or otherwise, even if SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) has been advised of the possibility of such damages or losses.

Proprietary Rights

This Website, including the Website Content, is protected by copyright, trademarks and other forms of proprietary rights. All rights, title and interest in the Website Content are owned by, licensed to or controlled by SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Unless otherwise stated in the copyright attribution of any Website Content, SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be) has the sole copyright to all works on the Website and in the Services.

All rights reserved. No part of any works on the Website may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, whether electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without written permission from SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Restrictions on Use

The Services, including this Website may not be used for any illegal purpose or in any manner inconsistent with these Terms. Except as otherwise provided, the Website Content shall not be reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, adapted, modified or otherwise displayed or distributed in any way, without the prior written permission of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Modification of any of the Website Content or use of the Website Content for any other purpose will be a violation of SSG and/or WSG's copyright and other intellectual property rights (as the case may be). Graphics, photographs, video, audio, software programs and images on this Website are protected by copyright and other proprietary rights and may not be reproduced, published, distributed, copied, modified or appropriated or exploited in any manner without written permission of SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Jurisdictional Issues

Neither SSG or WSG make no representation that information on this Website is appropriate or available for use outside Singapore. Those who choose to access this Website from outside Singapore do so on their own initiative and at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. By using our Services, you consent to having your Personal Data transferred to and processed in Singapore, subject to the restrictions on such data applicable to SSG and/or WSG (as the case may be).

Termination

SSG reserves all rights to deny or restrict access to this Website by any particular person, or to block access from a particular IP address to this Website, at any time, without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

We may suspend your access as a Training Provider to the Website and its Services, in our sole discretion, for any reason and at any time, upon electronic notice to you at the e-mail address provided by you during your initial login to the Website. We may discontinue offering the Services and the Website Content at any time. 

We have no obligation to retain your data including Personal Data for any period of time beyond what may be required by applicable law. Upon expiration and/or termination of your CorpPass, your access to the Website and use of the Services as Training Provider will automatically cease. All representations and warranties shall survive termination.

Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed by and construed according to the laws of Singapore and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore Courts. In the event of any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination, the parties shall at first instance take reasonable efforts to settle and resolve such disputes in good faith and in an amicable manner by negotiation.

Save for WSG, who shall have the right to enforce any terms herein insofar as they relate to WSG and/or Jobs Bank, none of the terms herein shall be enforceable by virtue of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act (Chapter 53B) or otherwise, by any person or entity who is not a party hereto.

For Additional Information

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at: 6785 5758

Training Exchange

In In order to be approved as a Training Provider for the purposes of being listed on the Training Exchange, you shall be required to undergo an approval process via SkillsConnect. You shall be required to submit information relating to your company and the course(s) you intend to run, or any other such information requested by SSG on SkillsConnect. Once SSG has approved you as a Training Provider, your course(s) shall be listed on the Training Exchange. The initial listing of your course(s) by SSG on the Training Exchange shall only include basic information such as your course title(s) and your company name. You may log in as Training Provider using your CorpPass to provide additional information, including but not limited to, your contact information, the period in which your course(s) run and your accolades. 

The Training Exchange is available on the Website and accessible to all Users. The Training Exchange provides information of various courses by Training Providers so as to enable Users to search and contact the Training Providers if they wish to attend the Training Providers’ courses available. 

The Training Exchange is provided as a matter of convenience, and SSG makes no representation or warranty whatsoever in respect of you as a Training Provider or any Training Providers listed in the Training Exchange and shall not be responsible for the quality or suitability of any of the Training Providers for any purpose whatsoever. In addition, a listing on the Training Exchange does not imply that SSG endorses you as a Training Provider or any Training Providers listed in the Training Exchange.

Comment Boards

We are not responsible or liable for the conduct of Comment Board Users or for views, opinions and statements expressed in User Content submitted for display on the Comment Boards. We do not screen information submitted to Comment Boards. With respect to User Content posted on Comment Boards, we act as a passive conduit for such distribution and are not responsible for such User Content. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information in the Comment Boards provided by Comment Board Users are those of the respective author(s) and not of SSG. We neither endorse nor guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any such User Content. Comment Board Users are responsible for ensuring that User Content submitted by them to or through the Comment Boards is not provided in violation of any applicable laws, including without limitation, laws relating to defamation, libel and slander, laws of confidentiality and non-disclosure, and laws relating to copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of another person or entity or of any applicable law.

Comment Board Users who post User Content shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement or breach of any applicable laws, including without limitation, relating to defamation, libel and slander, and laws relating to copyrights, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights, or any other harm resulting from the uploading, posting or submission of User Content on this Website. We shall not be responsible for any breach of any contractual obligation or infringement of any third-party rights. As a Comment Board User, you hereby agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend SSG and its affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors, and representatives from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses of defence, including but not limited to, legal fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim that arises in connection with User Content submitted by you to the Comment Boards.

We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content submitted to Comment Boards or posted on the Website, to determine compliance with these Terms and any other applicable rules that we may establish, from time to time.

We have the right in our sole discretion to remove User Content from the Comment Boards. This right shall include circumstances where a complaint is made by another Training Provider or any Comment Board User in relation to any User Content on the Comment Boards. Without limiting the foregoing, we have the right to remove from the Comment Boards any User Content that SSG, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of these Terms or otherwise objectionable, and Comment Board Users who post User Content to Comment Boards are solely responsible for the User Content that they post to the Comment Boards.  

Industry Insights

The opinions expressed in the Industry Reports are those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinions of SSG.

Information contained in the Industry Reports has been either written or commissioned by SSG or obtained by SSG from third party sources. However, neither SSG nor the authors of the Industry Reports guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information published herein and neither SSG nor the authors shall be responsible for any errors, omissions, or claims for damages, including exemplary damages, arising out of use, inability to use, or with regard to the accuracy or sufficiency of the information contained in the Industry Reports. SSG also makes no warranty that the information contained in the Industry Reports is free from any copyright infringement.

SSG shall not be liable for any injury, damage or loss of any kind caused as a result (direct or indirect) of the use of the Industry Insights, including but not limited to any injury, damage or loss suffered as a result of reliance on the Industry Insights. SSG, its affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors, and representatives shall have no responsibility or liability for any injury, damage or loss caused by any negligence, omission or fault of SSG, its employees, agents or sub-contractors in connection with the Industry Insights.

Jobs Bank

WSG as Third Party Beneficiary

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these Terms, WSG shall be an express third party beneficiary to these Terms and shall be entitled to enforce rights and benefits set out in Clauses 2, 4, 6, 7, 8 b), 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22 and 23 in relation to Jobs Bank (where applicable).

SkillsFuture Credit

In the event that any Registered Individuals sign up for any Course (as defined below) provided by you and chooses to redeem and/or use SkillsFuture Credits, the redemption and/or use of any SkillsFuture Credits shall be subject to this Clause 25.

Definitions

“Assessment Fees” means the fees charged by you for conducting an assessment of the Registered Individual prior to attending a Course and is provided for in your invoice as ‘Assessment Fees’.

“Certification Fees” means the fees charged by you for the certification of the Registered Individual attending the Course and is provided for in your invoice as ‘Certification Fees’.

“Course” means a course listed on the Training Exchange.

“Course Fees” means the fees charged by you and provided for in your invoice as ‘Course Fees’.

“Excluded Fees” means:

  1. fees charged by you for providing the Registered Individual with:
    1. registration services relating to the Course of any kind;
    2. materials or goods for the purposes of the Course of any kind;
    3. administrative services relating to the Course of any kind;
    4. memberships to any of your services of any kind; or
    5. hardware or software relating to any of your services of any kind; and
  2. fees charged by any person for providing or procuring any insurance coverage for the Registered Individual.

“Marketing Information” shall mean information conveyed by you to third parties with the effect of, or for the purposes of, publicising, promoting or marketing Course(s). This may include (without limitation) printed brochures and online publicity contents.

“Marketing Guidelines” refers to the guidelines as may be issued by SSG from time to time:

  1. relating to Marketing Information and/or practices for marketing, publicising or promoting Courses; and
  2. notified to you.

“Qualifying Fees” means:

  1. Course Fees;
  2. Certification Fees;
  3. Assessment Fees; and
  4. goods and services tax (“GST”) imposed by the GST Act (Cap 117A) applicable to the Course Fees, Certification Fees and Assessment Fees,

payable by the Registered Individual to you for attending a course listed in the Training Exchange. For the avoidance of doubt, the Qualifying Fees shall exclude the Excluded Fees.

“Referral Award” means a reward given to from one Registered Individual to another Registered Individual.

Courses and Training Exchange

You acknowledge and agree that:

  1. SSG operates the Training Exchange;
  2. SSG shall be entitled, from time to time, to list and delist courses conducted by you on/from the Training Exchange; and
  3. Registered Individual shall be able to use SkillsFuture Credit to pay for any Course.

You shall promptly update SSG in the event of any of the following:

  1. the change of name of any Course;
  2. the change of fees charged for any Course;
  3. the cessation of provision of any Course; and
  4. any other such types of changes as may be specified in writing by SSG to you from time to time.
  5. You undertake that information provided to SSG pursuant to Clause 25.2.2 will be accurate and complete.

Qualifying Fees

Where a Registered Individual registers for a Course with you, you shall immediately upon registration furnish the Registered Individual with documentation showing:

  1. the commencement date of the Course registered for;
  2. the amount of SkillFuture Credit the Registered Individual will apply to SSG for the purposes of paying the Qualifying Fees (or any part thereof); and
  3. the balance of the Qualifying Fees to be paid by the Registered Individual directly to you.

The Training Provider shall not express, in any invoice or bill to an Applicant, any of the Excluded Fees as ‘Course Fees’, ‘Certification Fees’ or ‘Assessment Fees’.

In respect of any Course, where the Registered Individual indicates that he or she will be applying to SSG to pay the Qualifying Fees to you using SkillsFuture Credit, you shall not collect any Qualifying Fees (or part thereof) from the Registered Individual which are meant to be paid by SSG using SkillsFuture Credit, unless:

  1. by the commencement of the Course, SSG has not furnished you with a notification informing you of SSG’s approval of the Registered Individual’s application to use SkillsFuture Credit (the “Approval Notification”);
  2. where SSG has furnished you with the Approval Notification, and SSG thereafter furnishes you with a notification saying that the Registered Individual’s application to use SkillsFuture Credit has been cancelled; or
  3. where SSG furnishes you with the Approval Notification, the amount of SkillsFuture Credit approved for use as indicated in the Approval Notification is less than the amount of Qualifying Fees the Registered Individual intended to be paid by SSG using SkillsFuture Credit (in which case, you may collect the difference).

You undertake that the amount in Qualifying Fees you charge will not vary based on whether or not the Registered Individual applies to use SkillsFuture Credit to pay the Qualifying Fees.

You shall not:

  1. pay a Registered Individual any monies on account of any Qualifying Fees it received from SSG pursuant to any application for the use of SkillsFuture Credit submitted by the Registered Individual; or
  2. enter into any agreement with the Registered Individual for such payment.

Subject to Clause 25.3.7, where a Registered Individual:

  1. has cancelled his registration or enrolment to a Course; or
  2. does not attend a Course; or
  3. did not register or enrol for a Course
  4. for which he had applied for SSG to pay you the Qualifying Fees using SkillsFuture Credit, you shall immediately return to SSG any Qualifying Fees received from SSG as a result of such an application.

In the event that:

  1. the date of commencement of the Course for which the Registered Individual has applied to SSG to pay you the Qualifying Fees for using SkillsFuture Credit has been postponed to a date falling within fourteen (14) calender days from the original date of commencement of the Course (“Postponed Couse”) in accordance with the provisions of Clause 25.4.1;
  2. the Registered Individual attends the Postponed Course; and
  3. you have obtained from the Registered Individual a prior written confirmation that the Registered Individual would not be withdrawing his application to SSG for the payment of the Qualifying Fees to you using the SkillsFuture Credit and that the Registered Individual is still intent on using the SkillsFuture Credit for the purposes of paying the Qualifying Fees to you for the Postponed Course,
  4. Clause 25.3.6 above shall not operate to require you to return SSG the Qualifying Fees.

Applications and Cancellations

In the event that you cancel, or change the date of commencement of a Course, you shall furnish all Registered Individuals registered for that Course with prior written notice of such cancellation or change of date at least three (3) calendar days prior to the revised date or original date of commencement of that Course, whichever is earlier.

You shall not under any circumstance submit any application for use of SkillsFuture Credit for or on behalf of a Registered Individual.

Subject to Clause 25.4.4, you shall not in any way influence a Registered Individual in his choice of whether to submit or cancel his or her application for the use of SkillsFuture Credit or as to the amount of SkillsFuture Credit to use.

Marketing, publicising or promoting a Course in a manner complying with Clause 25.6 below shall not, on its own, be deemed to be the influencing of a Registered Individual in the manner described in Clause 25.4.3 above.

Retention and Furnishing of Documentation and Records

You shall ensure that, for three (3) years after the commencement of a Course, you shall retain in your possession;

  1. copies of all documentation that is required under this these terms to be furnished by you to the Registered Individuals for the Course;
  2. documentation showing any payment of Qualifying Fees made directly to you by the Registered Individuals for that Course;
  3. records of the full names, NRIC numbers, and nationalities of all the Registered Individuals for the Course; and
  4. attendance records signed by the Registered Individuals for that Course, such attendance records to state clearly the Course title, the duration, and the dates and timings (being the start and end times) of each lesson in that Course.
  5. For the avoidance of doubt, termination of your SkillsFuture.SG Account shall not affect your obligation to retain documentation and records for the length of time stipulated in this Clause 25.5.1.

You shall furnish to SSG, within fourteen (14) calendar days after SSG’s written request, any of such documentation or record (as referred to in Clause 25.5.1) as SSG may request for from time to time.

Without prejudice to SSG’s other rights under these terms, you shall, within fourteen (14) calendar days after the date of SSG’s written request, furnish SSG with such information or documentation required under this Clause 25.

SSG shall be entitled to enter, without prior notice to you, your place of business Provider during your operating hours to inspect and / or make copies of the records or documentation mentioned in Clause 25.5.1 above.

Marketing and Publicity

You shall not market or represent (or cause to be marketed or represented) any course not listed on the Training Exchange as a Course which can be paid for using SkillsFuture Credit.

All Marketing Information shall:

  1. not be misleading or false in any way; without prejudice to the generality of the aforesaid, Marketing Information shall not state or imply that only Courses provided by you may be paid for using SkillsFuture Credit, nor describe any Course payable by way of SkillsFuture Credit as free of charge
  2. not (in any way) bring SSG into disrepute or lower the reputation of SSG; and
  3. be in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, and not infringe the rights of any third parties.

You shall:

  1. ensure that all Marketing Information and its practices for marketing, publicising and promoting Courses comply with the Marketing Guidelines, unless such compliance is dispensed with by SSG in writing;
  2. not offer or provide any Referral Award;
  3. not conduct lucky draws with the effect of, or for the purposes of, attracting Registered Individuals to its Courses;
  4. not offer or provide vouchers or other similar incentives with the effect of, or for the purposes of, attracting Registered Individuals to its Courses;
  5. not request for, or make use of, the SingPass of any Registered Individual.

In the event of any inconsistency between the Marketing Guidelines and this Clause 25, this Clause 25 shall prevail.

General

SSG shall be entitled to unconditionally disclose any information or documentation furnished by, or acquired from you pursuant to this Clause 25 to:

  1. The Government of the Republic of Singapore;
  2. Any statutory board of the Republic of Singapore;
  3. Any contractor, agent or third party appointed or engaged by SSG to maintain, enhance or repair SSG’s computer system(s), or perform any of its (SSG’s) obligations or activities contemplated to be performed by SSG under this Clause 25.

SSG shall not be liable to you for any loss, damage, costs or expense of any nature whatsoever incurred or suffered by you in connection with or arising under this Clause 25. This Clause 25.7.2 operates to the full extent permitted by law.

If, in respect of any Course, you fail to comply with Clauses 25.3.1, 25.3.3, 25.3.4, 25.3.5, 25.4.1, 25.4.2 and 25.5.1, you shall upon demand by SSG repay to SSG all Qualifying Fees paid by SSG to the you in connection with the Course.

SSG shall be entitled to cease your use of the SkillsFuture Credit services under this Clause 25 without any cause or reasons by giving you one (1) months’ prior written notice.

In the event of you breaching any terms under this Clause 25 governing the use of SkillsFuture Credit, you shall receive written notice by SSG of the same, and your use of SkillsFuture Credit services shall cease immediately.

You shall be entitled to cease the use of the SkillsFuture Credit services by giving SSG two (2) months’ notice in writing.

You irrevocably consent that, if SSG reasonably forms the view that you have breached Clauses 25.3, 25.4 and 25.6, SSG shall be entitled to publish or communicate, in such media and manner (including publication on any website operated by SSG) and to such persons) as SSG deems fit, information and/or particulars concerning the breach (suspected or actual). You shall have no claim (whether based on tort, defamation or otherwise) whatsoever against SSG in connection with such publication.

The terms in this Clause 25 which either are expressed to survive the termination of your use of the SkillsFuture Credit services, or from their nature or context are contemplated to survive such cessation, shall remain in full force and effected notwithstanding such cessation. Notwithstanding the aforesaid, the operation of Clauses 25.3.5, 25.3.6, 25.3.7, 25.7.1, 25.7.2, 25.7.3, 25.7.7 and 25.7.10 herein shall survive the cessation of your use of the SkillsFuture credit services without limit of period, while the operation of Clauses 25.5.2, 25.5.3 and 25.5.4 herein shall survive such cessation for three (3) years (such period of three (3) years to be calculated from the date immediately following the date of such cessation).

Any change in the terms under this Clause 25 shall be in accordance with Clause 2 above and shall take effect upon the expiry of two (2) months after such notification, or from such later date as may be specified by SSG.

The obligations imposed on you under this Clause 25 are in addition to, and not intended to prejudice or diminish, any other obligation(s) imposed on you under any other agreement you may have with SSG.