The Subgroup for Cultivating Skilled Talents

Skilled talents: Refer to a special type of talents who can apply their expertise to the job position, and master the basic knowledge and skills for the front-line production operation.

Training Mode: Vocational training is an important means of nurturing skilled talents. It is also the major way to improve the knowledge, skills, qualifications, experience and proficiency of practitioners. Skilled talents should be trained in a model combined theoretical knowledge with practical training.

Specific work

"Certification Center Information Platform"

Brief introduction

In order to publicize and promote the relevant national, international or Macau accredited vocational certificates, their registration procedures as well as training courses, the "Certification Center Information Platform" was built in May 2017. It Combines the incentive measures of certification to continuously encourage residents to study for certificates. It is hoped that through the training and certification, residents' skills can be strengthened, and their mobility can be promoted.

"Talent Training and Certification Incentive Plan"

Brief introduction

The Talents Development Committee, the Education and Youth Bureau and the Macao Foundation have jointly launched the "Talents Training and Testing Incentive Plan" since 2017. In November 2017, the first phase of language proficiency test reward scheme was launched. From July 2018, the reward scheme was extended to the vocational skills certifications and other professional certifications. Through the rewards, residents are encouraged to actively plan for further study and participate in certificate tests. In doing so, residents are expected to continuously improve their professional skills; at the same time, a pool of various kinds of talents is reserved for the appropriate diversified development of economy.

Catalogue of rewards

The catalogue consists of two parts: catalogue of rewards for language skills tests, and catalogue of rewards for industry-oriented certification tests. Macao residents who have reached the designated level listed in the below catalogue during the reward scheme period can apply online. If they have been awarded in the same certification before, the examination level must be higher than the previous rewarded level. MOP 1,000 will be granted for each successful application.