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UTAP Funding For RCN's course participants

What is UTAP?

UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme) is a training grant given exclusively to NTUC union members to encourage members to go for skills upgrading and help to defray their training cost.

With effect from 1 January 2013, NTUC members can enjoy 50% claims on the unfunded course fee or up to $250 per year when they sign up for courses approved by UTAP.

UTAP Eligible Courses

  • REA Course*
  • RES Course
  • CPD Course
  • WSQ Customer Service for Real Estate Salesperson Course*

*Only Self-sponsored applicants are eligible for UTAP funding.

To Apply for UTAP


1. To be eligible for UTAP Funding, you need to be a NTUC Member before your course commencement date. Sign up today if you are not a member. If you are starting your RES/REA course at RCN and applying for membership, please remember to TICK on the clause "Tick here to start memebership in current month due to UTAP applicaton" to ensure that you will be eligible for UTAP funding.

2. Funding of 50% claims on the unfunded course fee or up to $250 per year under the UTAP programme. This excludes miscellaneous fees such as GST, exam fees and registration fee etc.

3. To be eligible for funding assistance under UTAP, all members must also meet the following criteria:

  • Paid-up union member throughout whole course duration and at the point of claim
  • Course by training provider must be approved under UTAP
  • UTAP will not fund courses which are entirely funded through company sponsorship or other types of funding
  • Unfunded course fee must be greater or equal to S$20

4. How do I apply and claim for UTAP?

  • Simply email your UTAP application to UTAP@e2i.com.sg, with NRIC & course title as subject

Note:
  • Please apply for your UTAP claim within 6 months after course end. Late applications will be rejected.
  • You do not need to apply for UTAP on the website if you have already enjoyed upfront UTAP with NTUC Learning Hub or NEXT U.
    Please approach NTUC Learning Hub or NEXT U at (65) 6471 2223 for more information.

5. Who can I contact for further enquiries?