As you may have noticed, IT jobs usually ask for specific qualifications or certifications. If you have come from a different field and would like to find a job in the IT industry for a change, you might want to take up a diploma or degree in an IT-related discipline.
For example, if you hold a hospitality diploma and have been working in a hotel for the past ten years but would like to become an IT professional, there are many choices for you. These are the different job roles that you can consider:
IT Security Specialist
IT Project Manager
And those that needs a bit of creativity or communication skills such as:
While there are also those that is more related to business and would be good for those who has Business degrees or diplomas and has passion for the intricacies of Business Admnistration.
Business Process Engineer
Sales Consultant for business software
Business Software Architect
There are many training centres in Singapore that offers certifications for those who are pondering a career switch or those already in the IT industry but wish to upgrade their skills.
For those who would like to take advantage of government funding schemes, these are the schools that collaborate with the Workforce Singapore to offer funding up to 95% for their courses.