Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)

UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme) is an individual skills upgrading account specially for NTUC members. As a member, you enjoy UTAP funding at 50% of the unfunded course fee capped at $250 every year.

To be eligible for UTAP, NTUC members must meet the following conditions:

  • Paid-up union membership before course commencement, throughout whole course duration and at the point of claim
  • Course by training provider must be supported under UTAP, and training must commence within supported period
  • UTAP funding is only applicable on the course fee not funded through company sponsorship or other types of funding
  • Unfunded course fee must be S$20.00 and above
  • You must have achieved a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and sat for all prescribed examination(s), if any
  • UTAP application must be submitted online within 6 months from the course end/exam date

To apply, visit For further assistance, please call NTUC membership at 62138008 or e-mail