Halal Foundation (Blended Learning) - Asynchronous E-Learning & Classroom

(Level 1) For Operational Level - Grant available

Course Reference Number: TGS-2019503429

In co-operation with Muis Halal Certification Strategic Unit, this is a mandatory course to acquire the Halal Certification in Singapore. It aims at providing trainees with the essential knowledge of basic Halal concepts. At the end of the course, participants will be able to apply the knowledge gained into the daily business operations in compliance with the Singapore Muis Halal Quality Management System (HalMQ).


  • Understand the definition and basic concepts of the Halal Certification
  • Prepare participants to comply with Muis Halal Certification Conditions
  • Gain an overview on the 10 principles of the Singapore Muis Halal Quality Management System (HalMQ) 


Programme Details

Designed For
Operational level staff who are comfortable with technology-enabled learning tools such as Gnowbe app.

Course Requirements

  • Must be tech-literate or tech-savvy and comfortable in reading, interpreting and participating in online content materials
  • Proficient in speaking, writing and reading in the language medium of the course

Language Medium
The learning modes are available in English language.

Learning Components

  • 5-hours of mobile learning via Gnowbe app
  • 1-day of virtual classroom

The assessment methods comprise of:

  1. Written Assessment
  2. Role play
  3. Practical Performance

Course fee subsidies are available for Singapore Citizens (SCs) and Permanent Residents (PRs). The subsidy application to SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) will be done on your behalf. Course fee subsidies are given up to 50% of course fees for SCs & PRs. For Enterprises and individuals who qualify for SSG’s enhanced subsidy schemes (SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy and Enhanced Training Support for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)), they will be given subsidies up to 70% of course fees.

Unfortunately, there is no funding for non-Singaporeans (non-PRs) and Work Pass holders. They will be charged the full course fee. Do also note that the final subsidy amount will be decided by SSG.

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