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Workplace Big Five Profile 4.0™ Certification

SIM Professional Development (SIM PD) is the leading provider for adult learning, training and development for corporate and career development. We provide a wide range of quality executive programmes, corporate training, seminar and workshops in areas of soft skills training, leadership training, sales training, management training, personal effectiveness & productivity, project management training, strategy execution and forumation.

workplace big five profile 4.0™ certification


People are like books – you can’t judge them by the cover. Learn to go beyond the surface with Workplace Big Five Profile 4.0™ to assess a person’s character,traits and natural affinity/potential to perform selected work competencies. This is a certification programme approved by the Paradigm Personality Labs.

Benefits to You
Enhance self-awareness and self-development by understanding own strengths and developmental areas
Reduce attrition with proper selection and succession planning
Improve communication, productivity and sales
Increase associate and employee satisfaction by moving them into the right roles
Programme Outline
  • Understanding your personal Big Five assessment results

  • Howard’s Human Resource Optimizer (HRO) model

  • Practice using the Big Five for leadership development, team effectiveness, career planning, coaching, job selection, 360 degree assessment, and selling and influencing

  • Group and individual work analysing case studies and performance applications

  • Five-Factor Model of Personality – A review; Historical global shift to the model; Current research on personality traits and alternatives to personality measurement

  • Administrating the tool – Coaching application, scoring, assessment interpretation and individual feedback
  • Participants will be proficient in using the tool to recruit and develop the right talents, with higher productivity and lower recruitment costs. 
Participants will receive:
The Owner’s Manual for Personality at Work: How the Big Five Personality Traits Affect Performance, Communication, Teamwork, Leadership, and Sales 
WorkPlace Big Five ProFile Workbook: Applying Personality Results at Work
Professional Manual for the WorkPlace Big Five ProFile
Your own WorkPlace Big Five ProFile report results
The Big Five Certification Program Participant Binder
A USB drive containing research studies, articles, trainer’s script, PowerPoint deck for use in debrief and sample reports
Who Must Attend
(Level 2) Supervisor, Executive, & Emerging Managers
(Level 3) New Managers

(Level 4) Managers


Programme Leader
George T K Quek is a master trainer for various assessments like the Workplace Big Five Profile, DISC, Influencing Styles Indicator, Change Style Indicator etc.  In addition, he has trained, coached and consulted for more than 3,000 executives and leaders from over 80 organisations throughout the Asia-Pacific in the last five years. Prior to that, he had over 15 years of senior management experience throughout Asia-Pacific with Fortune 500 and regional companies. 
He is also the author of the best-selling book Service Unusual, which is published in both English and Thai.
CategorySIM Member Fee  (S$)Non-member Fee  (S$)
  Total Fee (S$)   Total Fee (S$) 
Fee/Pax (S$)GST (S$) including GSTFee/Pax (S$)GST (S$) including GST
Normal Fees1400.0098.001498.00          1,650.00115.501765.50
- terms & conditions applies; please call to enquire.
Early Bird Fees closing date for the programme : 
Prog Scheduled DateRegister by
April 13 & 14, 2020March 2, 2020
July 1 & 2, 2020May 20, 2020
November 11 & 12, 2020September 30, 2020

Enquiries : Lee Yoke Leng - 62485892 | 62466746,

Foreign participants sponsored by their companies, GST is not applicable. If payment is made by a Singapore-registered company, GST will apply.

Non-members are welcome to sign up for SIM membership to enjoy the discounted rate. To sign up for SIM Membership, please visit, email or call 6248 9489. To register for the programmes now, select the preferred programme run-dates below through the register icon. "Register", which will bring you to the registration page.

DateTimeVenueRegistration Closing Date 
13/04/2020 - 14/04/202009.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Mar 30, 2020 Register
01/07/2020 - 02/07/202009.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Jun 17, 2020 Register
11/11/2020 - 12/11/202009.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Oct 28, 2020 Register