P-Max Programme

Enrol in P-Max to be eligible for up to S$10,000 Assistance Grant per entity. P-Max is a programme under Adapt and Grow initiative that aims to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to better recruit, train, manage and retain their newly-hired Professionals, Managers, Executives and Technicians (PMETs).

P-Max Objectives

  • Supporting local SMEs looking to hire PMETs (Singaporean/PR)
  • Establish better communication channels between supervisors and staff
  • Adopt progressive HR practices, goal setting and performance management
  • Assist newly-hired PMETs to better adapt to the new SME work environment
  • Establish a culture of workplace inclusiveness with the implementation of Age Management practices (under P-Max track for older workers)


  • Applying company must be a SME*
  • Companies and newly-hired PMETs have to attend SME and PMET Workshops respectively (with 90% funding support) **
  • The newly-hired PMETs must be retained for at least 6 months and complete the necessary follow-up

*Definition of a sme

  • Registered or incorporated in Singapore
  • Made up of at least 30% local shareholding
  • An annual sales turnover (at group level) of no more than S$100M or you employ fewer than 200 employees (at group level)
  • Offer PMET job within the SME, with a gross monthly salary of at least $2,500; and/or,
  • Hired a PMET within the last three months, offering a gross monthly salary of at least $2,500

**Workshops & Funding Support

  • 2 days PMET Workshop that will equip the newly-hired PMETs, with five key management skills that are customised to meet the needs of SMEs.
  • 1 day SME Workshop to apprehend the expectations of PMETs on their work performance and deliverable.
  • 1 day SME Age Management Workshop (for P-Max for Older Workers)
  2-Day PMET Workshop 1-Day SME Workshop 1-Day SME Age Management Workshop 
Course Fees $ 1,500.00 $ 500.00 $ 350.00
90% Funding by WSG $ 1,350.00 $ 450.00 $ 315.00
GST $ 10.50 $ 3.50 $ 2.45
Payable Fee per PMET / SME Rep. $ 160.50 $ 53.50 $ 37.45

* With up to 90% funding support from WSG, SMEs are only required to pay the 10% nett fee portion of the respective SME and PMET workshop course.

( * ) Mandatory Field


Is the company a SME: *


Is the new hire: *



Company Name *




Contact Person *


Designation *


Contact Number *


Email *



Name of PMET *


Job Title *


Commencement Date *