Collecting Payment Effectively

This is a SkillsFuture Claimable Course!
Every payment, if not handled or managed properly, has every chance to turn into a bad debt. When payment becomes bad debts, it tarnish relationships, breaks potential business opportunities and will even make a business insolvent.
This 1 day course aims to equip individuals with the necessary skills to-
a. Fundamental skills to identify different debtors and their payment characteristics
b. Understand the payment collect process
c. Formulate strategies and roadmap of actions particular to different industry’s needs
d. Checklist of different actions to handle every step of the collection process to ensure every payment is collected in on time or earlier.


Who should attend?
People who are/has
– Owners or stakeholders of a company
– Responsible to chase all the receivables
– A new post/duties to ensure that the company remains solvent
– Wearing multiple hats of duties and payment collection is one of them
– New to payment collection
– In need of a refresher course to payment collection
– Keen to learn new skills which are vita of life’s survival

More Details
Cost of Course = S$500 (which can be totally offset by individual SkillsFuture credit for Singaporeans)
*For corporate with a minimum of 3 attendees, kindly email to for more details
Dates of Course – 5/10/18
Time – 9.30am to 5.30pm
Venue – Newton International College
1 Sophia Road, Peace Centre, #06-15, Singapore 228149

Contact Details
Telephone – (65) 6332 7878 / 9138 7601
Email –

Course Developer cum Trainer
Name of Trainer – Rita Yong

Rita is the owner of a business consultancy firm. For the last 12 years, she has been involved in helping many SMEs in areas of franchising, HR, IP, risk mitigation, credit management, formulate risk management strategies, payment advisory, value chain analysis, work process re-engineering, overseas expansion, etc.

Her qualifications involve-
– Practising Management Consultant(PMC, PMC-HR) from Singapore PMC Pte Ltd, a fully owned subsidiary of Singapore Manufacturing Federation(SMF). She is currently an external mentor involved in the PCP mentoring programme for SMEs with SMF.
– ISO 9001:2015 auditor
– CPA UK representative to manage the National Audit Office of China
Companies she has served include Deutsche Bank, Rabo Bank, MINDEF, Sentosa Corp, Houseworks, Webpuppies, just to name a few

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Course Sypnosis:
This 12-hour intensive workshop covers all aspects of data management, analysis and basic programming with Stata 12.0 (, one of the most popular multi-purpose statistical software packages that is highly valued by professionals in the healthcare and financial sectors. Participants are also expected to become familiar with many modern statistical methods relevant for economic, social and biomedical research. The course is developed and presented by Stata Users Group (Singapore) and the fees include a perpetual licence of Stata 12.0. Being registered users the participants are able to access to the rich learning resources of Stata and become part of the growing users community. No prior knowledge of Stata and statistical analysis is required. Newton International College is the exclusive partner of Stata Users Group (Singapore), the very first state-registered Stata users organization in the world. The software is delivered by Columbia CP (, the only authorized Stata distributor in Singapore.


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La Trobe University