You are welcome to apply for this programme as long as you are a local Institute of Technical Education (ITE) or polytechnic student with Special Educational Needs (SEN) with a keen interest to learn new skills.
For the September 2021 Talent Explorer Programme, we are open to the following disability types: visual impairment, physical disabilities, hearing loss, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) & Dyslexia. To ensure that participants can benefit meaningfully from this programme, discussions on accommodations and needs will be held.
Will I be admitted into the programme if I am enrolling in university or enlisting for National Service?
Yes, you may apply as long as you are able to commit to the programme hours. Do indicate details of your university enrolment or National Service enlistment in the application form, if any.
This run of the TomoWork Talent Explorer Programme is only open to ITE & polytechnic students with SEN.
I am an alumni with Special Educational Needs (SEN) that is no longer studying in an ITE/polytechnic. Am I eligible for this programme?
Yes, you may apply. Do note that priority placement will be given to current ITE & polytechnic students.
The September 2021 Talent Explorer Programme is exclusively for ITE & polytechnic students with SEN. However, please get in touch with our staff at firstname.lastname@example.org to indicate your interest.
Would having a good Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) record or experience in community work provide me with priority placement in the programme?
Having a good CCA record or experience in community volunteering, sports/leadership roles will allow you to stand out. It is an advantage, not a necessity.
All participants are expected to attend at least 80% of the sessions in the programme curriculum.
Any absences must be supported by a valid reason & documentation. All participants are expected to attend at least 80% of the sessions in the programme curriculum. Please do consult us if you already have other planned commitments.
Yes, please let us know in advance. We will grant your leave if you inform us in advance and provide documentation of your medical appointments.
We would like to avoid such situations & only consider withdrawals on a case-by-case basis. Please do inform us if you have conflicting planned commitments.
The learning will all be conducted virtually. There will be a guide at the start of the programme on how to access the materials & use it for your individual learning.
Yes. You will receive a digital certificate of completion at the end of the TomoWork Talent Explorer Programme.
A personal laptop with a webcam is required for the programme. Should you require assistance in securing one, please approach the programme staff.
No, there are no fees payable for participation in this programme. The programme is sponsored in entirety.
If you still have any questions on the programme or difficulty accessing content, please contact email@example.com. TomoWork will strive to provide the content you need in the format you require.