FAQs Advanced Search Advanced Search Close Panel All of these words This exact phrase Any of these words Without these words Search within: NParksWhole of Government Expand All Collapse All Top 5 Most Popular FAQsIndustry Development1. How can I apply to this register? Landscape companies that provide Landscape implementation, Landscape care and maintenance services, Landscape nursery, etc can apply to this register. Please click here for more information and to access the Registration Form. 2. What is CUGE? The Centre for Urban Greenery & Ecology (CUGE) is a key initiative under NParks' Landscape Industry Masterplan to enhance the professional image and career opportunities in the landscape industry. Jointly established by NParks and WDA, it is a one-stop training and knowledge hub in urban greenery and ecology which offers a comprehensive range of skills training programmes for landscape and horticulture professionals in Singapore and the region.It will serve as the lead training provider for all levels of the landscape industry workforce. It will use the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) and other certification systems to train and certify skills training and facilitate career development in the landscape industry. For more information, please click here. 3. Why is there a need for this register? Registration will enable Landscape Companies to qualify for access to foreign workers under the Landscaping foreign worker controls and will allow the Ministry of Manpower to process the applications accordingly. 4. Why is there a need to set up CUGE? With upcoming mega projects such as the Integrated Resorts, Gardens by the Bay, PUB's Active, Beautiful & Clean Waters Programme, we need more highly skilled professionals and a critical mass of expertise to undertake the work as it becomes more demanding in scale and complexity. 5. What is Green Thumbs? An annual event, Green Thumbs aims to recognise the contributions of the Landscape Industry in developing Singapore as a Garden City and boost the image and professionalism of the industry. This includes skills contests, exhibitions, and activities for the public, to encourage more locals to join the industry. It is jointly organised by NParks, National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), Singapore Landscape Industry Committee (SLIC), and Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA).