Pronounce as Ad-des-tra. Addestra-mento means training in Italian.
Serving as the leading Knowledge Broker, we aim to introduce Eastern philosophies to the Western world and Western philosophies to the Eastern world with an international network of subject experts.
Working as knowledge partners, our mission is to spread knowledge and empower learners in our clients’ organisations with the tools and training necessary for job excellence, career advancement and ultimately contribute to the business bottom line.
At Addestra Learning Centre you will find an innovative series of training services that caters to companies of all sizes. The company has been established for 10 years since 2005, trained tens of thousands of learners, with more than 500 customisable courses in its library of programs, and has trained more than 50 public sector organisations as well as private sector companies. Addestra has trained for several organisations in Singapore’s government / public sector, schools as well as companies in the private sector.
Addestra consists of experienced and dynamic Management team as well as corporate trainers in Personal and Professional Development courses. The Management and corporate trainers together have more than 50 years of experience in the Training and Education Industry. We have a team of 10 trainers each with different areas of expertise, and in most times they do complement each other by backing up each other in instances where the class size is large and facilitators are required to assist the lead trainer, or when the master trainer is not available to conduct the class due to unseen circumstances.
Our corporate trainers consist of keynote speakers, corporate trainers, coaches, certified counsellors, licensed NLP trainers, Human Resource and Management Consultants, Media and Public Relations Specialists, licensed behavioural consultants using personality profiling tools such as DISC, TetraMap, Pathway and Dermatoglyphics Analysis Profiling System, we are poised to provide our public and private sector clients with a comprehensive range of competency based trainings, personal and organisational development programmes, new integrated media, social media, and entrepreneurship programmes.
Unlike the conventional training provider, we are able to offer a wide variety of courses focusing on their depth and breadth of learning. All courses / workshops / seminars are customisable whenever clients require us to do so. Thus, doing business with us is relatively risk-free as all our trainers are carefully selected and stringently screened through interviews and they come with reference checks. No client is too small for us as we work within their budget.
Besides offering “serious” corporate programmes in Organisational Development and personal development, and in order to help your employees destress and at the same time pick up additional skills, we have introduced a series of leisure courses consisting of Floral Arrangements, Gift Wrapping & Ribbon Making, Jewelry Making, and other arts & crafts courses. Such leisure courses can be conducted during client’s staff incentive programmes such as departmental retreats, family day, or lunch time talks.
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR) PROGRAMME
Ever since October 2009, Addestra’s pro-bono training project at South East Community Development Council (CDC), North East CDC and South West CDC has been contributing much when it had so far trained more than 1,000 job seekers, where our team of trainers volunteer their services in helping to empower job seekers with skills in resume writing, job search and interview skills. Most of these job seekers comprises of PMEs and mostly are non-PMEs. It is encouraging to see them gained their self confidence and feeling motivated to move on in life after each class. Most of them have succeeded in finding the jobs that they are looking for, and of course with the assistance from South East, South West and North East CDCs.
For our contributions, we have received South East CDC and North East CDC Appreciation Awards 2010 & 2011, and on 18 June 2011 we were conferred the prestigious PA Community Award (Merit) – 2011 for our corporate partnerships with the Community Development Councils by People’s Association.
Addestra Center of Learning was established in July 2010 and located in New Hampshire, USA. Our vision is to “Connect the World with Shared Knowledge.” And our mission is to introduce Eastern philosophies to the Western world (America) of whom we have learnt a lot from, but it is time for the Americans gain some insights into the Asian way of life and culture.
Here, we represent Trainers who are thought-leaders in their own specialised fields and have developed a “uniquely Singapore” programme that is not yet available in other parts of the world. Visit our US website to view programs developed in Singapore and launched in USA – www.addestracenter.com.
ADDITIONAL VALUE-ADD SERVICES
TRAINING AGENCY SERVICES
Tapping on our administrative infrastructure, we could offer training agency services to market, promote, organize and oversee the running of the workshop on behalf of the outsourcing client company. Call us for a free consultation.
Our Event Management Division is involved in organising seminars, promotion of training events, promote distance learning via webinars and organise educational tours in Singapore and USA.