PowerX Cybersecurity | SGInnovate


Power X Cybersecurity is a 12-month intensive programme that aims to equip you with the essential competencies to embark on a new career as an entry-level Cybersecurity Professional. Guided by experienced mentors from this domain, you can look forward to an exciting career in Cybersecurity.

Breakdown of the Traineeship Programme

You will embark on a 12-month full-time, subsidised programme in 2 phases. Following which, you will potentially be placed in a full-time Cybersecurity role with a partner company.


Modular Training

  • Full-time modular training with tests / projects
  • Capstone project
  • Integrated on-the-job training (OJT) with a partner company


Full-Time OJT

  • Full-time OJT with a partner company
  • Customised traineeship development plan
  • Mentored by tech leads



  • Potential full-time employment with a partner company
  • Opportunity with other hiring companies

Skills & Competencies You Will Gain

You can expect to acquire the following skills and competencies during the traineeship. These are the fundamentals that will prepare you to work on Cybersecurity projects with your partner company.

Cloud Security / Administration,
Cloud Native Architecture
Threats Analysis /
Defence, Pentest, Ethical
Cyber Risk Audit
& Compliance
IT Governance / Security
Governance, Cyber
Cyber Forensics
Network Security /

Why Should You Join?

Attractive Stipend

Intensive structured & 
on-the-job training (OJT)

with a capstone project to call your own.

Attractive Stipend

Monthly stipends of up to $4,000
& subsidised training fees.

Attractive Stipend

Acquire essential skills
for in-demand Cybersecurity roles, with guidance from experienced technical mentors.

Attractive Stipend

Attractive career opportunities
as a Cybersecurity Professional in a partner company.

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Who Should Apply?

Attractive Stipend


You should be a Diploma Holder or University Graduate preferably with a background in STEM.

Attractive Stipend


You should have basic programming skills and preferably with fundamental knowledge in network / application architecture.

Attractive Stipend


You should have least 1 year of full-time working experience in any field.

Partner Companies

Be attached to one of the following companies as a PowerX trainee to kickstart your new career. Work on projects with clear deliverables as you learn from domain experts within your attached company. Find out more about the partner companies and project(s) via the icons below.

Hear from our Domain Experts

The PowerX Programme has given young Cybersecurity companies like us a boost to identify, recruit and train cyber talents that are critical for our growth.
Matthias Chin

Founder, Cloudsine

Amidst the current talent crunch for Cybersecurity Professionals, the PowerX programme provides us with an excellent opportunity to source for talent. We believe that the curriculum and structure of the programme will help to prepare trainees for the rigour and equip them with competencies required for roles with us.
Wally Lee

Chief Technical Officer, Speardome Pte Ltd

Application Process

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Frequently Asked Questions

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