Telly Poh Telly Poh
Head Course Development
DSTA Academy


“Besides developing their knowledge and skills, we also aim to inculcate a learning mindset in our course participants. This equips them with the right attitude and allows them to be prepared for the future.”

Telly manages the curriculum for courses in Systems Engineering and project management, as well as curates specialised courses that focus on deeper learning. In addition, he manages the Public Service Procurement Management training programme, which is organised by DSTA in collaboration with the Singapore University of Social Sciences and the Ministry of Finance.

He believes that lifelong learning is essential in order to succeed in the workplace today and in the future. In line with this personal belief, Telly has attained the Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment to enhance his skillset in engaging adult learners.