What is the Company-Led Training (CLT) Programme?

9-months of comprehensive upskilling and on-the-job training

Monthly salary of up to $4,500*
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Holistic professional and personal well-being support

The #GetReadySG Company-Led Training (CLT) programme is a joint initiative by Microsoft, Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), and Generation Singapore that aims to accelerate the professional development of recent graduates and mid-career professionals through on-the-job training that is aligned with the Skills Framework for ICT.

#GetReadySG CLT trainees will be trained in core ICT capabilities in areas such as Full Stack Development, Cloud Support and DevOps, and Data Engineering.

The #GetReadySG CLT programme will provide trainees with learning pathways that will lead to industry certification by Microsoft. Upon completion of the 9-month program, trainees will have the opportunity to apply to full-time job openings at their respective host companies or receive placement assistance from Generation Singapore to apply for tech job roles.

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Apply for these In-Demand Roles

The #GetReadySG CLT programme seeks to train and develop individuals in two in-demand roles in the technology sector. To find out more about the job role and training curriculum, visit the respective programme pages.

CLT Cloud Support & DevOps

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CLT Jr Full Stack Developer

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Stages of the CLT Trainee Journey


  • Select the role of your choice
  • Complete the application including a cognitive test, a technical task, and a recorded video interview

Shortlisted Applicant

  • Complete Employability Essentials workshop/training modules to improve your resume and level up your interview skills
  • Apply and interview with Microsoft and Generation Employer Partners on our exclusive employer-matching platform


  • 400-hours instructor-led training bootcamp
  • 6-months on-the-job training with a Microsoft or Generation Singapore employer partner
  • Mentorship from an experienced tech-professional
  • Ongoing support from Generation Singapore


  • Job placement support from the Generation Singapore team for 6 months
  • Additional resume and interview preparation support by Generation Volunteers

Programme Eligibility

The #GetReadySG CLT programme is open to individuals who meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Singaporeans
  • Commit to completing the full 9-month training programme
  • Meet the hiring requirements of host companies
  • Possess an ITE, Diploma, Degree or any other relevant qualifications as determined by host companies

Having an education background or work experience in the technology sector is not a requirement!

#GetReadySG Company-Led Training is a joint initiative of

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Looking for Local Tech Talent?

Our #GetReadySG programmes address the demand-supply gap for local tech talent while supporting employers who are eager to hire immediately. As an employer partner, you’ll receive immediate access to a diverse pool of candidates along with support for hiring and training of entry level tech talent.

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