Members who are facing financial hardship due to loss of job or income as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic can apply for waiver of 2021 membership subscription fee under the ISCA Support Fund. Please refer to the details below.
Click on ‘ISCA Support Fund’ under ‘Membership Application’.
Provide your reason for application and upload the relevant document(s) to support your application.
The review process takes 8 to 10 weeks and members will be notified of the outcome via email.
Please note that submission of application does not constitute membership renewal. You will be required to complete your renewal declarations after you have been notified on the outcome of your application.
Members who are granted waiver of 2021 membership subscription fee under the ISCA Support Fund will also be eligible for sponsorship of training fees for ISCA CPE programmes and courses.
Eligible members will be sponsored with a 20 CPE hours package from a list of qualifying virtual webinars and e-learning courses.
More details will be updated here.
Members who are facing financial hardship due to medical conditions, unemployment (e.g. career break and homemaker etc.) or pro-family reasons can apply for a 50% reduction in the 2021 membership subscription fee. Please refer to the criteria here.
The Institute may also grant special waivers for members under exceptional circumstances on a discretionary basis. Members will need to submit their application by 31 January 2021.
2. Career Support
ISCA has launched a Career Support Microsite to help members who are looking for career opportunities within the accountancy sector. The website houses a career portal and other available government career schemes relevant to our members.
The Institute is also working with industry stakeholders to develop relevant career development programmes such as mentoring and career coaching.
3. CPD Support
To help our members with professional development and training needs, a $100 CPE voucher is given to all members which could be used to offset the costs of CPE course registration. The voucher can be used to offset course fees except for funded courses. Please refer to the details below.
The CPE Credit (“Credit”) is issued to ISCA Affiliates, Associates, CAs, FCAs & Honorary members upon membership renewal.
The Credit is issued in denominations of $100 each.
The Credit is issued in the name of the participant and is not transferable to any organization or individual for utilization.
The Credit can only be redeemable solely for CPE courses conducted by the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. The Institute reserves the rights to determine which courses are applicable for credit use.
The Credit is valid until 31 December.
The CPE Credit can only be used to offset the price of CPE courses when you apply for the courses. Any unused credit amount can be utilized for subsequent course enrolments till voucher validity date. Unused credits cannot be refunded or extended.
The Credit may not be used concurrently with (i) SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Training Grant, (ii) Skills Development Fund (SDF), (iii) SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) and (iv) Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP).
Usage of the ISCA CPE Course Credit with any of the above Training Grant(s) will nullify your application of the Training Grant through SSG/NTUC.
The Credit may not be used concurrently with ISCA-SUSS Business Analytics Certification Programme.
The Credit cannot be used to offset against ISCA membership fees or annual subscriptions.
The Credit value is not exchangeable in full or in part for cash.
The Institute reserves the right to amend the terms and conditions for the use of this Credit at any time without prior notice.
ISCA continues to offer a wide range of training opportunities through live webinars. Selected CPE training courses have been converted to virtual training. Please click here to view the list of live webinars. Participants of eligible courses who have enrolled for classroom trainings which are converted to live webinars can enjoy cost-savings of 20%. (The discounted price will be reflected on the eligible courses prior to course registration)
Our library of e-learning courses in various topics are also available to meet your training needs during this period of social distancing. Please refer to the details here.