Edupreneur The Business of Education

Course Date:
To be advised

Registration Period:
To be advised

80 hours / 25 days

9am to 4pm (Friday and Saturday)

Fridays (6 hrs) & Saturdays (6 hrs) for Facilitated Workshop Sessions

Mode of Training:

Singapore Polytechnic, PACE Academy

Course Introduction

In this globalized economy, innovations have become the mainstay in all industries where increasingly entrepreneurial growth is becoming a norm. How can educators, trainers and learning & development professionals stay competitive and capitalize on this transformative landscape?

Becoming a ‘privateer’ in the education or training landscape, the edupreneur aims to bring the commercial element into creation of a viable, competitive and sustainable business

In this course, learners will be able to understand the challenges and avoid potential pitfalls in setting up a training business, develop a business plan, describe the steps for structuring and laying the groundwork and sell, market and negotiate the business.

Course Objectives

This is a practice-oriented course where participants will conceptualize and set up potential and viable business idea, concept, service or proposal in the CET sector. This course aims to equip them with essential entrepreneurial skills and knowledge to start up an edu-based business.

Suitable for

1. Freelancers, current adult educators with 5 or more years of working experience in executive or managerial position.
2. Mid-career changers who are exploring a career in CET sector

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

• 5 years or more experience in the CET education or learning field
• Possesses at least a formal adult education related certification (e.g. WSQ WTP / ACTA / DACE, MOE’s Dip Edu PGDE, SDALT, etc)
• Proficient in Office productivity software

Award / Certification / Accreditation


Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRs Singapore Citizens Others
Non-SME sponsored 1Sponsored by SME 2Aged 40 and above  
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click herePlease submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.


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Terms and Conditions

*Registration may be closed once seats are filled up

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

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