This course is curated specifically for crafting a wholesome menu using 100% plant-based ingredients which is suitable for vegans, vegetarians, and any omnivorous eater who is looking for a unique culinary experience.

Upon completion, the participants will receive a Certificate of Achievement from At-Sunrice in Plant- Based Cuisine (Classroom and Asynchronous eLearning) programme. 

Course Reference No:TGS-2022015143

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2 Days
Duration: 14 hours (including e-learning off campus)

Date Delivery Mode & Time

22 - 23 Aug 2024

8.30am - 1.30pm

  • Day 1 -Lecture & Practical (Demo & Hands-on)
  • Day 2 - Practical & Assessment
  • Asynchronous E-learning (Self Study, off campus): 4 hours


*Dates are subject to change

Plant-Based Cuisine is a 14-hour non-WSQ programme that provides learners with the knowledge and skills in preparing wholesome and appetizing plant-based food. Learners will also be introduced to background knowledge of the cultural influences of plant-based cuisine in current food trends.

At the end of the programme, participants should be able to:

  • Recall basic food safety requirements for food preparation.
  • Understand the cultural influences of plant-based cuisine on current food trends.
  • Use various types of cooking tools and equipment for the preparation of plant-based dishes.
  • Demonstrate preparation and presentation techniques used for preparing plant-based dishes.
  • Reinstate the workstation according to the required standards.

Following is the list of recipes* covered in this class.

  • Lentil Lasagna (demo & hands-on).
  • Miso Mushroom Burgers (demo & hands-on).
  • Mango with Black Beans Guacamole (demo & hands-on).
  • Soy-basted Mushroom Burgers (demo only).
  • Kung Pao-Style Cauliflower & Kidney Beans (demo only).
  • Plant-based Keema Masala (demo & hands-on).
  • Wholemeal and Chickpeas Tawa Roti (demo & hands-on).
  • Achari Vegetable Relish (demo & hands-on).

*The academy reserves the right to change the recipes without prior notice.

Plant-Based Cuisine

(wef 1 January 2024)

Singaporean/SPR/LTVP+    (SME-sponsored)

(Non SME-sponsored)

(Non SME-sponsored)
International Student
Programme Fee SGD 1,000.00 SGD 1,000.00 SGD 1,000.00 SGD 1,000.00
SSG Funding (SGD 700.00) (SGD 700.00) (SGD 700.00) -
Application Fee (Non-Refundable) SGD 20.00 SGD 20.00 SGD 20.00 SGD 20.00
Total Fees Payable SGD 320.00 SGD 320.00 SGD 320.00 SGD 1,020.00
GST (9%) SGD 28.80 SGD 28.80 SGD 28.80 SGD 91.80
Enhanced Subsidy (SGD 200.00) (SGD 200.00) - -
Net Fees Payable SGD 148.80 SGD 148.80 SGD 348.80 SGD 1,111.80
  • Prices are subject to change
  • Funding validity period is up to 31 May 2025
  • This is a SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) eligible programme (for self-sponsored only)
  • This is an absentee payroll eligible programme (for company-sponsored only)
  • This is a UTAP eligible programme (up to 31 Mar 2025)^
  • This is a Workfare Skills Support (WSS) Scheme eligible programme
  • Application fee is non-refundable
  • Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) funding support took effect from 1 Oct 2021, LTVP+ holders can be identified with their green visit pass cards, with the word ‘PLUS’ on the back of the card

SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Funding – 70% Programme Fee
For all eligible Singaporeans, SPRs and Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) holders.

Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) Funding – 90% Programme Fee
For eligible Singaporeans aged 40 years old and above. Visit for more information.

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs – 90% programme fee
For SMEs that meet all of the following criteria:

1. Registered or incorporated in Singapore
2. At least 30% local shareholding by Singaporeans or SPRs
3. Employment size of not more than 200 (at group level) or with annual sales turnover (at group level) of not more than SGD100 million
4. Trainees must be hired in accordance with the Employment Act and fully sponsored by their employers for the course
5. Trainees must be Singaporeans or SPRs or LTVP+ Holders

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^Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
UTAP is a training benefit for NTUC members to defray their cost of training.
NTUC qualifying members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support (balance course fee payable after applicable government subsidy, including SFC):
-    NTUC members up to $250 per year
-    NTUC Starter members up to $200 per year 
-    NTUC members aged 40 years and above up to $500 per year (for courses commencing from 1 July 2020 to 31 Dec 2025)
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Only applicable for Singaporean, Singapore PR and LTVP+ Holder trainees

Absentee Payroll (AP)*


Absentee Payroll at $4.50 per hour

 SGD 63.00

* Application through Enterprise Portal for Jobs & Skills. Capped at $100,000 per calendar year for each organisation.


Absentee Payroll (AP) Funding 
A grant to help employers defray the manpower costs incurred when they send their employees for training courses funded by SSG.   
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  • Be able to speak, read and write English
  • At least 16 years old
  • Enrolment is subject to availability and incomplete applications will not be processed
  • The programme is conducted in English and proficiency in the language is a requirement
  • Programme contents and all prices are subject to change
  • A minimum attendance of 75% and above
  • Required Attire:
    - Black-collared shirt/blouse/shirt (No see-through, sleeveless, revealing, designs or patterns)
    - Black/Dark coloured pants  (No leggings, jogging or cargo pants)
    - Covered shoes (No slippers, high heels or sports shoes)
    - As per the Academy's grooming policy, hair/ head accessories such as caps, hats or any other headgears are not allowed
    - Female students with religious obligations may be allowed to don a black head cloth neatly tucked in (if applicable) with a black-collared shirt
  • Failure to comply with grooming standards will result in non-participation
  • Trainee who chooses to drop out prior to successful completion will be requested to pay the programme fees in full and will not be entitled to any certificates
  • All participants have to be fully vaccinated to join this programme.


  • Food items from all Practical classes shall be consumed in the Academy, either during lunch or dinner time
  • For food safety purposes, food items are not allowed to be taken home for consumption

1. Please ensure that all documents listed below are duly prepared:

International Applicant Singaporean/SPR Applicant
Copy of Passport and Work Pass (front and back) Copy of NRIC (front & back)

2. Click here to apply. Please allow approximately 10 minutes for the online application and ensure all documents are duly completed and submitted online. Any incomplete application will not be processed.

3. Application Fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. Confirmation of seats is on a first come first serve basis with full payment received via online debit/credit card / PayNow.

4. For successful applicants, we will email a Confirmation of Acceptance before the commencement of the programme.

5. Please be advised that full payment of the administration fee and programme fee has to be made before class commencement. 

6. Training Quality and Outcomes Measurement Survey (TRAQOM) by SkillsFuture Singapore

SSG will conduct the two post-course evaluation surveys in the following manner:

  • The Quality Survey will be conducted after the course end date through an electronic survey. The survey will be emailed to the trainee through SSG’s central survey system.
  • The Outcomes Survey will be administered once a year through a contracted vendor. The survey will be sent to shortlisted trainees who have completed their full qualification course(s) or CU(s).
  • The trainee is to provide your personal email and phone number for SSG to conduct the surveys.
  • All corporate companies registering their staff for training are to avoid using centralized corporate email and have to use their staff email and phone number for SSG to conduct the surveys.