SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme (ELP) Enhanced Post-Diploma Certificate Skills-based Modular Units Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme (ELP) Enhanced Post-Diploma Certificate Skills-based Modular Units Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will receive an opening credit of S$500 from January 2016. Your credit will not expire and the government will provide periodic top-ups, so you may accumulate your credit to pay for course fees for a range of approved eligible skills-related courses. The credits can be used on top of existing course fee subsidies/funding. For self-sponsored course applicants, you can use your SkillsFuture Credit to pay your course fees after you have been offered a place in the course. You can apply to use your credit 60 days before the course start date. The last day for SFC claim application will be the course start date. To view full list of approved courses offered by Nanyang Polytechnic, please click here. To view list of approved short courses offered by Nanyang Polytechnic, please click here. To find out how to navigate the SkillsFuture Credit portal and FAQs, please click here. SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme The SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme is a work-study programme designed to give fresh graduates from polytechnics and the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) a head-start in careers related to their discipline of study. It provides them with more opportunities, after graduation, to build on the skills and knowledge they acquired in school, and better supports their transition into the workforce. Polytechnic and ITE graduates will get a headstart in their careers by: Acquiring relevant work experience and skills valued by the industry Attaining industry-recognised qualifications / certificates Enjoying skills-based wage increments and meaningful career advancement pathways upon programme completion and satisfactory job performance  The industry-recognised qualifications / certificates will vary from sector to sector, and from job to job. They may include Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) qualifications, or qualifications issued by the polytechnics and ITE such as Advanced or Specialist Diplomas.  Participants can potentially receive a wage increase upon completion of programme if they perform well and take on enlarged job scopes. For more information on SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme (ELP), please see following contact details: Sectors ELP Job Roles Contact Details Biomedical Sciences Advanced Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sciences Pharmacy Technician Executive / Pharmacy Technician Supervisor For Students, Graduates & Companies Mr Tan Chee Boon 6550 1583 email@example.com Design (Industrial Design) Specialist Diploma in Design and Make Designer / Sales Designer / Product Development Manager / Project Manager For Students, Graduates & Companies Ms Gina Weers 6550 0771 firstname.lastname@example.org Ms Tanya Ong 6550 1934 email@example.com Design (Spatial Design) Specialist Diploma in Spatial Design Designer Design (Visual Communication) Specialist Diploma in Visual Communication Graphic Designer Electronics Specialist Diploma in Electronic System Development Assistant Engineers (Electronic Systems Development) For Students & Graduates Lim Kwai Yoke 6550 0566 Lim_Kwai_Yoke@nyp.edu.sg Seow Boon Khoon 6550 0535 Seow_Boon_Khoon@nyp.edu.sg For Companies Nah Kiat Hong 6550 0481 Nah_Kiat_Hong@nyp.edu.sg Food manufacturing/ Food Service Diploma in Applied Science (Food Technology) Assistant food technologists / food development technologists / quality controllers For students, graduates & companies Ms Tay Mia Eng 6550 1543 Tay_mia_eng@nyp.edu.sg Ms. Lin Liang 6550 1576 Lin_Liang@nyp.edu.sg Food Services WSQ Diploma in Culinary Arts & WSQ Diploma in F&B Management Assistant Chef (For Polytechnic Graduates) For Students, Graduates & Companies Mr Alvin Tay 6417 3318 firstname.lastname@example.org WSQ Specialist Diploma in Culinary Management F&B / Restaurant Supervisor or Asst Chef / Chef de Partie) (For ITE Graduates) Healthcare Specialist Diploma in Nursing (Gerontology) Registered Nurse (Gerontology) For Students & Graduates Ms Si Ye 6550 1438 email@example.com Ms Yong Li Ping 6550 1486 firstname.lastname@example.org Nanyang Polytechnic Academy of Lifelong Learning & Skills (ALLS) 6550 0555 email@example.com Human Resource Specialist Diploma in Human Capital Management Senior Human Resource Executive For Students, Graduates & Companies Ms Doris Teh 6550 1023 firstname.lastname@example.org Infocomm Technology Specialist Diploma in Information Systems Development Software Developer / Associate Technology Consultant / System Analyst For Students & Graduates Mr Gilbert Chan 6550 1667 email@example.com For Companies Ms Cally Ng 6550 1654 Cally_Ng@nyp.edu.sg Specialist Diploma in Converged Infocomm Infrastructure Systems Engineer / System Administrator / Technical Support Engineer / Cloud/Data Centre Support Engineer For Students & Graduates Ng Kee Way 6550 0957 Ng_Kee_Way@nyp.edu.sg Dr Paul Loh 6550 0483 Paul_Loh@nyp.edu.sg For companies Ng Kok Poh 6550 0891 Ng_Kok_Poh@nyp.edu.sg Media Specialist Diploma in Games Development (Design/Programming/Art) Game Designer / Programmer / Artist For Students & Graduates Nanyang Polytechnic School of Interactive & Digital Media 6550 1700 firstname.lastname@example.org For Companies Patricia Tan 6550 1823 email@example.com Eric Sng 6550 1812 firstname.lastname@example.org Specialist Diploma in Digital Media Production Digital Compositor / Dynamics and Particles Artist / Matchmover Artist / Production Coordinator / Graphic Designer / 2D Animator / 2D Layout Artist / 3D Modeler / Rendering Artist / Producer For Students & Graduates Nanyang Polytechnic School of Interactive & Digital Media 6550 1700 email@example.com For Companies Patricia Tan 6550 1823 firstname.lastname@example.org Eric Sng 6550 1812 email@example.com Precision Engineering WSQ Diploma in Precision Engineering (Master Craftsman Skills) Machinist For Students, Graduates & Companies Mike Kwek 6550 0677 Mike_Kwek@nyp.edu.sg Yeo Teck Cher 6550 0925 Yeo_teck_cher@nyp.edu.sg Specialist Diploma in Precision Engineering Technical Specialist / Assistant Engineer For Students and Graduates Warren Tan 6550 0423 Warren_Tan@nyp.edu.sg For Students and Graduates Zander Chang 6550 0831 Zander_Chang@nyp.edu.sg Retail WSQ Advanced Certificate in Retail Supervision Supervisor Trainee (for ITE graduates) For Students, Graduates & Companies Ms Grace Hausjah 6222 7477 firstname.lastname@example.org WSQ Specialist Diploma in Retail Management Management Trainee (for Polytechnic graduates) Hospitality & Tourism Diploma in Business Practice (Hospitality and Tourism Management) Travel Consultant / Senior Operations Assistant / MICE Officer For Students & Graduates Mr Raymond Chong 6550 1179 Raymond_chong@nyp.edu.sg Enhanced Post-Diploma Certificate The Enhanced Post-Diploma Certificates (Enhanced PDC) courses are drawn from selected existing Post-Diploma Certificate courses. They are usually conducted Full-Time (which may include e-learning) with durations between 1 to 2 months and they allow students to refresh their knowledge and develop deeper knowledge and skills in a related area. The Enhanced PDC courses target polytechnic diploma holders who have graduated from a relevant course of study for at least two years. Upon successful completion of an Enhanced PDC course, students will receive the same certificate that is issued for the existing PDC course in the part-time mode. The Enhanced PDCs can be counted towards the attainment of corresponding Specialist Diplomas or Advanced Diplomas should students decide to continue with their course of studies to obtain a full Specialist Diploma/Advanced Diploma qualification. Enrolment Eligibility To be eligible for enrolment into Enhanced PDC courses, applicants must be (i) polytechnic graduates in relevant course of studies (from any of Singapore’s polytechnics), and (ii) graduated for at least 2 years. Subsidy Eligibility Course fees for Singapore Citizens (SCs) undertaking their first Enhanced PDC course will be waived if they have not taken any Post-Diploma Certificate (PDC) course previously; these individuals will only need to pay a nominal sign-up fee of $50 (inclusive of GST). Enhanced PDCs Courses offered by Nanyang Polytechnic: Post-Diploma Certificate in Embedded Software Design & Applications Descriptions The PDC in Embedded Software Design & Applications focuses on the integration of embedded operating systems and the development of associated firmware for embedded systems. Dates Schedule: Monday, Wednesday and Friday (9am to 5pm) Project: 2 weeks Modules/Duration Module 1: Embedded Systems Design & Programming (60hrs) Module 2: Embedded OS Platform Applications (50hrs) Module 3: Embedded Software Project (40hrs) Duration: 150hrs Entry Requirements A polytechnic diploma in electronics engineering, communications or other relevant disciplines. Corresponding Full Qualification Specialist Diploma in Embedded Systems Contact Details Mr Yeo Kim Heng Tel: 6550-0499 Yeo_Kim_Heng@nyp.edu.sg For More Information Click Here To Apply Not open. Please register interest here. Company Sponsorship Form Click Here SME Declaration Form Click Here Sole Proprietorship Declaration Form Click Here Post-Diploma Certificate in Mobile Enterprise & Security Descriptions The PDC in Mobile Enterprise & Security aims to provide the necessary fundamentals to leverage the exponential growth of mobile devices, increase in mobile work force and enhanced wireless connectivity to create new value for organizations. It covers the provisioning and management of mobile services and applications at the enterprise level with emphasis on security, scalability and sustainability. Dates Schedule: Monday to Thursday (e-learning on Friday) Modules/Duration Module 1: Enterprise Mobility (60 hrs) Module 2: Mobile Security (60 hrs) Module 3: Cross Platform Application Development Project (30 hrs) Duration: 150hrs Entry Requirements A polytechnic diploma in IT or other relevant discipline. Corresponding Full Qualification Specialist Diploma in Mobile Computing Contact Details Mr Melvyn Suan Tel: 6550-1685 Melvyn_Suan@nyp.edu.sg Ms. Eunice Ang Tel: 6550-1703 Eunice_Ang@nyp.edu.sg For More Information Click Here To Apply Not open. Please register interest here. Company Sponsorship Form Click Here SME Declaration Form Click Here Sole Proprietorship Declaration Form Click Here Skills-based Modular Units The Skills-based Modular Units are drawn from existing part-time full qualification programmes and offered on a standalone basis to provide a more flexible and bite-sized learning option for working adults to undergo targeted, just-in-time training to help them stay responsive to a changing workplace. Working professionals are able to customise a learning pathway that best suits their needs by applying for the skills-based modular courses, instead of committing to a fixed programme of study at the outset. Individuals are able to accumulate the credits gained from the modular learning to gain a full qualification within the validity period. Please refer to the course write-up below for the validity period. Subsidy Eligibility There is no cap on the number of subsidised modular units for Singapore Citizens (SCs). SCs will receive same level of subsidy equivalent to the part-time full qualification. From 2016 onwards, SCs aged 25 and above, will also be able to tap on the SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the course fee. Module Title: Composing and Post Production Module Sypnosis This module trains students in compositing visual effects for film and video, combining CGI elements with live action into a final sequence using professional industry tools such as Nuke. Dates From: 03 NOV – 28 NOV 2015 Schedule: Monday & Tuesday (7 PM – 10 PM) , Saturdays (9 AM – 4 PM) Modules/Duration 45hrs Module Fee (inclusive of GST) Singapore Citizen (SC) age 40 & above:$120 SC below age 40: $170 SC (SME-sponsored): $120 SC(WTS Scheme)#1 : $60 Unsubsidised Fee: $1,130 #1 Please refer to our Academy of Lifelong Learning page for more details on the Workfare Training Support Scheme. Course fees are based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review by MOE. Fee payable is based on each modular unit. A supplementary fee of $9.95 is payable per modular unit (subject to changes). Terms and conditions apply. Entry Requirements Degree or Diploma from relevant disciplines. (Design, Film, Animation, Video Production, Motion Graphics, IT, etc ) Applicants without formal qualifications but have relevant experience may be granted Special Admission based on portfolio review. Corresponding Full Qualification Specialist Diploma in Visual Effects Maximum Candidature 2 Years Period/Validity Period If the course duration is 1 year, the maximum candidature period whereby the student can complete the S.Dip is double the course duration or plus 1 year, whichever is longer. Thus, it will be 2 years for your Specialist Diploma. Contact Details Name: Leong Chee Loong Tel: 6550-1693 Email: LEONG_CHEE_LOONG@nyp.edu.sg For More Information Click Here To Apply Click Here Company Sponsorship Form Click Here SME Declaration Form Click Here Sole Proprietorship Declaration Form Click Here Module Title: Android Application Development Module Sypnosis This module introduces students to different genres of mobile devices and focuses on giving students a good understanding of mobile communication architecture, protocol, gateway, security, integration and implementation of mobile services and applications on the Android platform. Students will be equipped with the concepts and techniques to develop innovative mobile applications such as location-aware services and geo-spatial apps. Dates To follow the schedule as published in the Specialist Diploma in Mobile Computing Modules/Duration 40hrs Module Fee (inclusive of GST) Singapore Citizen (SC) age 40 & above:$95 SC below age 40: $142 SC (SME-sponsored): $98 SC(WTS Scheme)#1: $54 Unsubsidised Fee: $946 #1 Please refer to our Academy of Lifelong Learning page for more details on the Workfare Training Support Scheme. Course fees are based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review by MOE. Fee payable is based on each modular unit. A supplementary fee of $9.95 is payable per modular unit (subject to changes). Terms and conditions apply. Entry Requirements The minimum entry requirement is a recognized bachelor degree (or higher) in IT, computer science or equivalent or Polytechnic diploma graduates in IT or equivalent with a minimum of 2 years’ relevant working experience. Candidates without the minimum academic qualifications may be admitted based on merits on a case-by-case basis (such as relevant working experience) and may be subjected to an interview. Corresponding Full Qualification Specialist Diploma in Mobile Computing Maximum Candidature Period/Validity Period 2 Years Contact Details Name: Eunice Ang Tel: 6550-1703 Email: Eunice_ang@nyp.edu.sg For More Information Click Here To Apply Click Here Company Sponsorship Form Click Here SME Declaration Form Click Here Sole Proprietorship Declaration Form Click Here Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) The recognition of prior learning (RPL) refers to the recognition of learning and competencies acquired or currently held by individuals. In support of SkillsFuture wherein every Singaporean would be provided the opportunity to advance their careers through lifelong learning, it plays a key role in facilitating an individual’s advancement through CET courses by recognising the knowledge and skills acquired by adults in both academic and non-academic contexts. Courses Eligible for RPL RPL Criteria Staff Contacts Diploma in Infocomm & Digital Media (IT Network & System Administration) Cisco Certified Network Associate Red Hat Certified System Administrator - Exam (EX200) on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Mr. Simon Yee Tel: 6550-1802 Email: Simon_Yee@nyp.edu.sg Mr. Ong Eng Chuan Tel: 6550-0602 Email: Ong_Eng_Chuan@nyp.edu.sg Diploma in Engineering (AerospaceManufacturing) Applicants possessing ITE NITEC GPA < 3.5 with relevant work experience Mr. Teo Beng Hock Tel: 6550 0686 Email: Teo_Beng_Hock@nyp.edu.sg Applicants wishing to apply for these courses via the RPL pathway should indicate their choice during the online application phase of the courses, and attach all necessary documentation for evaluation. If deemed necessary, applicants may be required to attend an interview and / or take an assessment test. Please access here for a list of FAQs.