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Creating Digital Twin in Advanced Manufacturing

Topic:Engineering, Others

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

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  • Duration/Frequency:

    16 hours
  • Mode of Training:

    Face-to-Face (Classroom Teaching)
  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Digital Twin is an important element in digital transformation in the age of Industry 4.0. Participants will find out how having digital twin of physical machines impacts business costs, time to market and productivity. This course will take participants on a journey of digital twin creation. Through hands-on exercises, they will create their very own digital twin model and see it come to life. This digital twin does not only reside in the virtual world, it also communicates with sensors and controllers in the real world.

Course Objective

The course objective is to develop a deep understanding of the concept of digital twin, its creation process and its uses for participants. It empowers participants to further explore the creation of digital twin in their organisation, either as engineers, designers, or as decision makers planning for their company’s direction in adoption of emerging technologies. In particular, digital twin for mechatronics, automation equipment to support advanced manufacturing.

Course Outline

By the end of the course, participants will be able to: 
- Explain the concept of Digital Twin and list its benefits. 
- Represent a simple physical automation system in a digital environment. 
- Adapt 3DCAD designs into formats suitable for Digital Twin 
- Simulate motion sequences in 3D model. 
- Interface Digital Twin with real world controller.

Topics to be covered

1. Concept of Digital Twin (DT) 
2. Representing physical systems in 3D 
3. From 3D files to Digital Twin ready 
4. Interfacing with real world controller 
5. Practical applications of Digital Twin

Minimum Requirements

  • Possess at least a Diploma / Institute of Technical Education (ITE) Qualification, or participants with related working experience in the field of engineering.
  • Applicants with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate

• Certificate of Completion (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Suitable for

(Electronics) – Technician / Equipment Engineer (Precision Engineering) - Automation Coordinator / Engineer / Senior Engineer / Product Engineer / Product Designer / Master Craftsman

Course Fees

The course fees payable above are inclusive of 9% GST rate.

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST* Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $657.00 $19.71 $92.71
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $511.00 $19.71 $238.71
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $511.00 $19.71 $238.71
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $657.00 $19.71 $92.71
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $65.70 $795.70

As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants is calculated based on prevailing GST rate after baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here
2 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.

Application Procedure

1. For self-sponsored applicant, please click on the “Register” button to apply for the course. You will be directed to STEP portal to manage all your course activities. Please note that you will be prompted to sign in with Singpass/Student ID.
2. For company-sponsored applicant, please approach your company's Human Resource (HR) team to put in the application through the company portal using CorpPass.  You may only apply after receiving the registration link from your company's HR.
3. Your application does not guarantee acceptance into the course. Your acceptance into the course is dependent on meeting the course requirements and course vacancy.
4. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.
6. PACE Academy course schedules, including course trainer, course fees and course availability are subject to change.

7. PACE Academy reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course at short notice; & at its absolute discretion without assigning any reason for such cancellation/postponements. In the event that the applicant’s chosen course is cancelled prior to its commencement, PACE Academy will make a full refund of course fees already paid by the applicant.

8. The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.  

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