Programme Description

The Cyber Security Associates and Technologists (CSAT) Programme is a joint initiative by CSA and Info-communications Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA). By collaborating with companies which are CSAT Training Partners, the CSAT Programme trains and up-skills fresh ICT professionals and mid-career professionals for Cyber Security job roles. Trainees will have opportunities to undergo On-the-Job training programmes and participate in local and overseas attachments identified by the CSAT Training Partners.

The CSAT Programme is a dual-track programme:

The Associates track

  • Caters to fresh ICT and engineering professionals (0 – 3 years of working experience)
  • Programme duration of up to 12 months

The Technologists track

  • Caters to experienced ICT professionals and Network Engineers (More than 3 years of working experience)
  • Programme duration of up to 6 months
       

Eligibility Criteria for CSAT Programme

In order to qualify for this programme, professionals are to satisfy the eligibility criteria as listed below:

Fresh Professionals

  • Trainee must be a Singapore Citizen
  • Trainee needs to possess relevant diploma/degree qualifications in ICT, Engineering, Information Systems (IS), IS Security or related disciplines
  • Trainee has less than three years of working experiences in ICT and/or network engineering job roles 

Mid-career Professionals

  • Trainee must be a Singapore Citizen
  • Trainee is an existing employee of a Training Partner
  • Trainee needs to possess relevant diploma/degree qualifications in ICT, Engineering, Information Systems (IS), IS Security or related disciplines
  • Trainee has three or more years of working experiences in ICT and/or network engineering job roles
  • Trainees who are keen to enrol for On-the-Job Training involving specialist areas such as Threat Intelligence and Digital Forensics will need to already have working experiences in Cyber Security as a pre-requisite for the CSAT programme

To find out more on the CSAT opportunities, please contact the CSAT training partners listed in the table below.

CSAT Training Partners Contact Details
Deloitte & Touche Enterprise Risk Services
Pte Ltd
Ms Lena Tan
letan@deloitte.com
hrdept@deloitte.com

Useful Links:
Deloitte Careers

Information on available CSAT training roles
Ensign Infosecurity (Singapore) Pte Ltd
HR@ensigninfosecurity.com

Information on CSAT training roles available upon request
KPMG Services Pte Ltd Mr Lim Kim Hwee, Program Manager
kimhweelim@kpmg.com.sg

Information on available CSAT training roles
MSD International GmbH (Singapore Branch) Anthea Quek, Talent Acquisition Lead for Singapore
anthea.quek@merck.com

Information on available CSAT training roles
PCS Security Pte Ltd Ms Lim May Ling, Executive (HR)
limml@pcs-security.com

Ms Felicia Yong, Manager (HR)
felicia_yong@pcs-security.com

Information on available CSAT training roles
PricewaterhouseCoopers Risk Services Pte Ltd Useful Links:

Security & Controls
Tech Audit

Information on available CSAT training roles

ST Electronics (Info-Security) Pte Ltd
Ms Eisa Teoh
teoh.eisa@stee.stengg.com

Useful Links:
ST Electronics (Info-Security)
ST ElectronicsCareers Page

Information on available CSAT training roles