Text Resize

-A A +A



Text resize

Main menu

Effective Management of Mature Employees Workshop


Event Date & Time: 
20 Mar 2018 - 09:00 to 17:00
Event Venue: 

TAFEP at Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability
80 Jurong East Street 21 
Singapore 609607 #02-05
Knowledge Training Room
(nearest MRT: Jurong East)

Directions to TAFEP

TAFEP in partnership with Workforce Advancement Federation presents:

Effective Management of Mature Employees Workshop


By 2020, 35% of Singapore’s population will be 50 years and above. Companies will see a corresponding rise in the number of mature employees in a workforce that will comprise of diverse age groups. In addition, the Re-employment Legislation was implemented in January 2012 which requires companies to offer re-employment to eligible employees.  

It is thus imperative for managers and supervisors to be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to manage and optimise the strengths of mature employees effectively to maintain competitiveness. Moreover, mature employees possess valuable skills, knowledge and experience and have made significant contributions to the company and the society. 

WAF will provide a brief but insightful sharing on the available HR support schemes and grants for SMEs to better engage employees and champion workforce excellence.

Course  Outline 

  • Understanding and leveraging on a multi-generational workforce
  • Age-associated physical and psychological changes: myths, facts, research evidences
  • Life-stage concerns of mature employees
  • Recruiting and retaining mature employees in Singapore: research findings, HR policies, practices and strategies   
  • Key competencies to counsel, coach and mentor mature employees
  • Pre-retirement planning
  • Re-employment counselling

About the Trainer

Dr Helen Ko

Executive Director
Beyond Age

Dr Helen Ko is Executive Director of Beyond Age, a training and consultancy firm with deep expertise in ageing issues. For over twenty-five years, she pioneered the development of several programmes for seniors in Singapore, including gerontological counselling and a suite of training programmes on managing/counselling mature employees and mentoring/coaching courses for seniors. She has held key appointments as Chief Executive Officer/Executive Director of several organisations.

Click here to view the full trainer profile.

About the Workforce Advancement Federation (WAF)

The Workforce Advancement Federation (WAF) is a non-profit organisation established to assist and support local enterprises in advancing a competitive workforce through the adoption of progressive human resources practices and productivity improvement strategies.

Click here to find out more.

Who Should Attend

Employers, line managers and supervisors


For any enquiries, please emailquery-prog@tafep.sg

By submitting this registration, I consent to TAFEP collecting, using and/or disclosing my personal data for the purpose of processing and managing my participation in the workshop in accordance with the Personal Data Protection Act.

Please refer to our website Privacy Statement for further details on our personal data policy.

Registration is closed.