Finance Game Changer Series: Digital Assets & Blockchain Technology

Overview

This module is part of SMU-CPA Australia Finance Game Changer Series.


The module focuses on the fundamentals of the token economy and peer to peer ways of doing business. It provides a framework for assessment of tokens and how to access such assets via centralised & decentralised exchanges.

Participants will understand the opportunities as well as risks of this new asset class, the maturity of current market structures as well as existing adoption in the financial services industry and beyond. At the end of the course, participants will learn the characteristics and benefits of blockchain technology, where it is applied, the concept of smart contracts, how to implement blockchain ad the challenges and success factors for adoption of blockchain.

Next Course Starts On18 Sep 2018 (Tue) See Full Schedule
Fee SGD1712.00* (as low as SGD193.60* after maximum funding) Learn more
Duration

2 days

Level
Basic
Venue

SMU

Learning Objectives
  • Understand the fundamentals of the future Token Economy and peer to peer/private ways of doing business
  • Understand opportunities and risks of this new asset class as well as existing adoption in the financial services industry and beyond
  • Describe approach to begin Blockchain implementation and understand challenges and success factors involved

 

Who Should Attend

Accountants and Financial Professionals

Assessment

Course assessment will be based on classroom exercises, case studies and project presentation. 

Fees and Funding

SkillsFuture Series 

Course fee grant at 70% of course fees (excluding GST) for participants who are successfully enrolled by SMU into approved courses under the Programme. Participants must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents.

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy ("MCES")
Up to 90% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs ("ETSS")
Up to 90% of course fees for employees of SMEs who are Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents

Workfare Training Support Scheme ("WTS")
Up to 95% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 35 years and above (13 years and above for persons with disabilities) earning a monthly income of not more than S$2,000.

SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above, and self-funding may use their SkillsFuture Credit (up to S$500) to defray part of the course fee. Please click User Guide on how to submit your claim. SkillsFuture Credit claims may be submitted by logging in via MySkillsFuture.sg.

Absentee Payroll
Companies who sponsor their employees for the course may apply for Absentee Payroll via the SkillsConnect system. For more information, please visit SkillsConnect.

Full Fee: S$1,712 per participant (including GST).

Nett fees payable per participant after SSG Funding:

  • S$513.60 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • S$193.60 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

Schedule

Start Date(s)
Intake Information
intake 118 - 19 September 2018 (Open for Registration)

 

 

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