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[Hawker Development Program] Food Safety Course Level 1

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Course Objectives Participants will have the knowledge and skills to apply the following: * practice good personal hygiene * using safe ingredients * handling food safely * storing food safely * maintaining cleanliness of utensils, equipment and service / storage area Course Description * practice good personal hygiene * use safe ingredients * handle food safely * store food safely * Maintain cleanliness of utensils, equipment, and service / storage areas

This module is part of the Hawker Development Programme comprising of 4 modules. It is not a standalone course. 

Follow food safety and hygiene procedures and policies, maintain the cleanliness and upkeep of premises.

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S/n Module Title  SSG Grant   Final Course Fees   Nett Fee to be paid by participants  Funding %  7% GST   S’porean/PR
(after SSG subsidy) + GST 
 S’porean aged 40 years & above (after MCES subsidy) + GST 
1 Food Safety Course Level 1  $     91.00  $         130.00  $          39.00 70.00%  $                      2.73  $                             41.73  $                                      15.73


FULL HDP Pricing Non-Singaporean   Singaporean/PR (after SSG Subsidy)  Singaporean age 40 and above
(after MCES Subsidy)
Full Course Fee $2,104.00 $2,104.00 $2,104.00
Funding/Subsidy NA -$1,472.80 -$1,893.60
Nett Course Fee $2,104.00 $631.20 $210.40
GST 7% $147.28 $44.18 $44.18
Payable Course Fees $2,251.28 $675.38 $254.58

Payment accepted via:

  • AXS 
  • NETS at ACI counter
  • SkillsFuture Credit (For Singaporeans aged 25 and above)

SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Subsidy

  • Enjoy 70% SSG subsidy for all Singaporeans and PRs aged 21 and above

Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) Subsidy

  • Eligible for Singaporeans aged 40 years old and above 
  • Enjoy 90% SSG subsidy
  • For Self-Sponsored Individuals only

SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)

  • For Self-Sponsored Individuals only
  • All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will receive an opening credit of S$500 from January 2016. 
  • You may utilise your SkillsFuture Credit to offset the course fee payable after subsidy/funding.

Hawkers Development Program Participant

This course is designed for participant enrolling in the Hawker Development Program.

Please note that our kitchens are designed to accommodate 24 Trainees with 3 Trainees sharing one work-station. With relaxation of Covid measures, we have reverted to conducting classes at full capacity of 24 pax.

请注意本学院的厨房可容纳 24 名学员。其中 3 名学员共用一个工作站。随着 Covid-19 措施的放松,本学院已恢复为 24 名学员上课。



  • Strictly no refund allowed.
  • Only on very exceptional cases and with valid reason* (subject to management approval), we will refund 75% of paid course fee for class withdrawal. Notice must be given at least 14 calendar days before class starts. An Appeal Form must be submitted.
  • Valid reasons* with supporting documents are: -
  1. Medical
  2. Reservist
  3. Court Appearance
  4. Bereavement of immediate family (parents, in-laws, siblings, spouse & children)


  • 严禁退费
  • 只有特殊案例附加合理原因*(需管理层批准),学院才会退75%的学费。学员们必须在课程日期前14天给予学院书面通知及申请表格。
  • 合理原因包括: -
    1. 病假
    2. 服兵役
    3. 出庭
    4. 至亲逝世 (父母,岳父岳母,兄弟姐妹,配偶,子女)



  • For absenteeism (class missed) with valid reason, Appeal Form must be submitted within 5 working days (from start date of the class) to appeal for make-up class with documentary proof. Otherwise, paid fees will be forfeited.
  • Course fee paid will be forfeited for absenteeism without valid reason.
  • If replacement class or make-up class & date is NOT specified in the Appeal Form, the appeal approval is only valid for 4 months or until 1 Feb, whichever is earlier. After which, the paid fee will be forfeited.
  • If student missed Day 1 of class, they will not be allowed to attend remaining sessions. Their paid fees will be forfeited if there is no reason for missing Day 1.


  • 有合理原因缺席的学员,必须在课程日期的5个工作日申请转班,必须呈交该证明。否则学费将被没收。
  • 无故缺席的学费将被没收。
  • 补课日期如果没定,申请有效日期只限4个月或到2月1日为止。
  • 如果学员在课程的第一天缺席,该学员将无法出席课程的剩余时间。如果第一天无故缺席,学费将被没收。