The Oaks Difference

Oaks Training, a division of GIL Consultancy, started way back in 1999. We have since built a clientele of more than 1,000 companies including government ministries and agencies.

Welcome to Our Family

At Oaks Training, we are family. We believe everybody is indispensable, including our support staff. Every person here is special and treated with respect. Everybody’s opinion is valued. And from this sense of deep belonging, we teach you like our family members. And from our hearts, we teach you with passion.

We welcome you to the Oaks family.

Our Experienced Trainers

At Oaks Training, we have built a strong in-house team of Singaporean trainers. Currently, we have 14 full-time trainers who train on a daily basis. Some of our trainers have more than 20 years of training experience; in fact, they were pioneers at the Institute of Public Administration and Management (IPAM). Our trainers are ACTA certified and Microsoft certified professionals with rich industry experience. Each of us are passionate about imparting practical skills to you for your daily work and life. As Singaporeans ourselves, we hope to relate to you at a personal level.

  • Daphne Wong
    Daphne Wong Trainer

    Daphne holds a Diploma in Computer Studies & 3D Design. She also is a Certified Internet Specialist and was an Approved Trainer of the former IT Programme for office workers. She has been training for public, schools and corporate clients since 1988. Daphne specialises in training in Internet, Microsoft Office applications & Lotus Notes. She exercises patience and enthusiasm among the participants and displays a sound knowledge of the subjects taught. She has the ability to make a difficult subject simple and easy.

  • Kendra Ong
    Kendra Ong Trainer

    Kendra holds a BSc (Maths) and has more than 26 years of experience in IT planning, designing and programming of LANs and managing the operational support function of computer networks. Since 1995, she specialises on training in Internet, Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Publisher, FrontPage, Microsoft Office and Lotus Notes. She is an ACTA Certified Trainer and a former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College. She is also one of StarHub’s Golden Gurus (2013). Her cheerfulness and enthusiasm in training has earned her favorable commendations from her participants.

  • Ow Yeong Yin Leng
    Ow Yeong Yin Leng Trainer

    Yin Leng holds a degree in Computer Science with Management and has been training since 1995 in IT in both the private and public sectors. She is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and a former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College. Her dedication to training is well liked and appreciated by the participants. She has vast knowledge in computer programming and applications software and enjoys imparting her knowledge and skills. She is proficient in providing training in Internet, Microsoft Office application and customised software courses.

  • Pauline Lee
    Pauline Lee Trainer

    Pauline has been conducting IT courses since 1992. Her experience as a programmer with a local bank, a LAN administrator cum a trainer officer with the Singapore Hotel Association and Training Educational Centre has more than prepared her to train in the areas of Microsoft Office, Internet and Frontpage. She is also certified by ITE as an industry trainer to teach the module on Coaching Skills. She was a former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College. She is dedicated and patient, always able to impart her IT knowledge effectively to the participants.

  • Sherie Poh
    Sherie Poh Trainer

    Sherie holds a BSc in Computer Science with Psychology and Specialist Diploma in Web Development Technology (SWEB). A corporate IT instructor since 1992, she has lots of commercial experience on a wide range of software applications – MS Office Applications, MS Project, Lotus Notes, Web Related Applications, Programming with Visual Basic, VBA for Excel and Access. A former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College and an ACTA Certified Trainer, Sherie always demonstrates competency and passion required of her in training.

  • Terrence Koh
    Terrence Koh Trainer

    Terrence holds a Diploma in Multimedia from the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts. He is an ACTA Certified Trainer. He is a designer by profession and has been training design courses like Photoshop, Flash and Print Design and PowerPoint. With more than 15 years training experience, he is still very passionate in his delivery. Terrence is also very effective in imparting knowledge and keeping participants engaged at the same time. He is very well liked by the participants in all the training sessions.

  • Tong Hui Leong
    Tong Hui Leong Trainer

    Hui Leong holds a BSc Computer Science. He is a Learning Tree International Certified Professional For Internet and Intranet, and Java. He was involved in the research and development of state-of-the-art encryption technologies. He has been involved in security training since 2001. He is a regular speaker at computer security seminars where he shares his views and knowledge with others. He provides consulting services to various government ministries in Singapore on security matters. He has also developed many security products.

Our Pedagogical Philosophy

We believe in the individual. We believe every person is capable of learning new things. We believe in creating a happy and relaxed learning environment. We understand we are learners too and we learn more from one another. We treat you as one of us. Ultimately, we want to give you the best learning experience possible.

Our Customised Programmes

Our programmes are developed with you in mind. We ask ourselves what you truly need in your daily workplaces and lives.

 

Then, we specially designed a syllabus that is grounded in the real world context with relevant and up-to-date examples. We make sure you understand the concepts thoroughly. We want you to have a solid foundation. It is not about how much you know. It is about how it is taught and what is being applied.

 

In the end, we want you to come out confident and ready to meet new challenges in life.

Our Clientele

We have trained more than 1,000 companies!

Our Founder

Our founder, Lo Wai Munn, was a pioneer in Singapore’s IT education. Working with Ministry of Education (MOE), he developed the first IT training programme for teachers. He also conducted and managed the training of thousands of teachers in Singapore. As a result, he received a letter of commendation from MOE. He then went from public to private sector, becoming a regional trainer for Microsoft Singapore covering the Asia Pacific region.

Contact Us

Drop us a message and we'll get back to you asap. For any urgent enquiries, call us at +65 6423 1183.

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