Their technical skills and abilities are meeting our expectation. We are very happy to have them as part of our company!

The positive feedbacks from our employer partners give us confidence in training more SEN youth for the IT industry!

Funded by Credit Suisse APAC Foundation, this course aims at providing Manual Quality Assurance Tester training to 18-29 years old youth with Special Educational Needs (SEN) who have left school. The course is designed with our Employer Partners, to train your testing skills in a short period of time and to improve your social and communication skills. Graduates will obtain our latest career market updates and professional advice.

Program Details

Study period: 8 weeks
Date: 28 Nov 2022-20 Jan 2023 (Cohort 5); 27 Feb 2023-21 Apr 2023 (Cohort 6)
Time: Monday to Friday, 9:30am to 4pm (1-hour lunch break)
Location: Lai Chi Kok (Near MTR)/ Online
Language: Chinese (Cantonese) and English
Fee: Free
Quota: 18 per Cohort
Certificate: Learners who completed the program will receive a certificate issued jointly by our Delivery Partner.
WhatsApp Enquiry:
Contact: 3500 7197

*The program may adjust according to the pandemic development and the government health measures. We reserve the right to make the final decision.

Career Prospects

The program is fully funded by Credit Suisse APAC Foundation, and is designed in consultation with employers. The integrated curriculum equips you with the essential skills of being a manual quality assurance professional, develops your positive behavioral skills and mindset, and helps you to understand the career path and prospects of the industry.

Graduates will have a wide range of career options, such as Software Quality Assurance Tester, Web Quality Assurance Tester, and Mobile App Quality Assurance Tester.

Program Length

8 weeks

Monday to Friday, 7 hours per day

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  • School-leavers aged 18-29 with special educational needs (SEN)
  • Have basic self-care abilities
  • Basic computer and Windows system operation knowledge
  • Keen to start a full-time job immediately after completion of the training. Subject to getting a job offer, and will not take other full-time courses in the next 12 months
  • Legally permitted to work in Hong Kong
  • Passed the online test and interview

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Instructional Partner

Agilizing Ltd. provides QAT technical instruction for our learners. Agilizing Ltd was founded in 2018. They are a group of certified SAFe professionals in HK promoting agile transformation through training, education, and coaching.
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About Credit Suisse APAC Foundation

Fully funded by Credit Suisse APAC Foundation, who shares a common vision with Generation Hong Kong to equip disadvantaged young people with skills and education for a productive future, our organisation is partnering Employer Partners to deliver a tailor-made program to support youth with Special Education Needs into a Manual Quality Assurance Tester role.

Our program will prepare SEN youth's skills, behaviour and mindset to be job ready, and provide them with counselling services to improve their self-understanding and future career orientation. Graduates will obtain our latest career market update and professional advice.

Skills Earned

Technical Skills

We’ll help you learn the technical skills with lots of hands-on, interactive sessions. By the end, you'll gain:

  • Software Testing Lifecycle
  • Functional testing & Non-functional testing
  • Test Plan and Test Case design
  • Use of Agile
  • Testing tools
  • Effective communication

Behavior & Mindsets

In every job, there are key skills that will help you be successful. We'll help you learn:

  • Self-confidence
  • Self-efficacy
  • Social skills
  • Career aspirations
  • Problem solving skills
  • Team work
  • Time management


In a world of job training programs, Generation takes a different approach to help you succeed. Generation instructors and mentors get to know each learner and are there with resources, tools, and information if a student encounters a barrier.


The instructors and mentors at Generation aren't just teachers, they're coaches who stand by their learners through successes and challenges.

Resume Building

The right resume can open the door to new career opportunities. Generation learners will learn how to create a resume that showcases their skills and experiences.

Interview Rehearsal

By conducting mock interviews, then providing real-time feedback and coaching, the Generation team ensures that all graduates feel confident and prepared to interview.

Employer sharing and field visit

Our learners have the opportunity to communicate with employer partners to gain a comprehensive understanding of industry structure, company culture, job nature during the program, so that learners can develop their long-term career.

Ongoing Support

After graduation, mentors and instructors continue to check in with alumni, providing support with the job search and advice for continued success.

Ongoing benefits of Generation


Continued contact with the Generation graduate network


Events and workshops to help you keep growing


Become a mentor to help others


Troubleshoot your job challenges