What's New

The transitional period of RPL for the Retail industry will end on 30 November 2019

The transitional period of Recognition of Prior Learning mechanism for the Retail industry will come to an end on 30 November 2019. With effect from 1 December 2019, applicants are required to sit for an assessments (e.g. a written or interview assessment).

Enhancement Measures of Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Support Scheme

  • From 1 December 2019*, all RPL applicants can apply for full reimbursement of assessment fees in a lump sum after obtaining the Statement of Attainment (SOA). All applications should be submitted within two years from the date of issuance of SOA. Late applications will not be accepted.
  • For those who have successfully applied for RPL on or before 30 November 2019 and wish to apply for either full or partial reimbursement of assessment fees, please submit applications on or before 30 November 2021. Late applications will not be accepted.

*It refers to the date applicants submit RPL application forms to assessment agencies or the postmark date on envelope.