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Engineering Maintenance Management For Land Transport (Synchronous e-learning)

Topic:Engineering, Others

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Duration/Frequency:

    16 hours / 2 days
  • Mode of Training:

    Facilitated Learning (Online Synchronous)
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  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

This course covers the implementation of engineering maintenance strategy to enhance performance levels of public transport fleets.

Course Objective

This course equips participants with the knowledge and skills to develop technical maintenance workflows and procedures to augment improvements in maintenance-related.

Participants will learn various concepts and techniques such as Lean, Audit concepts, Techniques for determining Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) and conducting engineering feasibility studies and/or assessments to recommend adoption of new initiatives in improving maintenance plan and implement audits for public transport fleet maintenance activities.

Course Outline

By the end of the course, participants will be able to: 

1. Analyse organisational work assignments for maintenance of public transport fleet to recommend priority of maintenance activities
2. Communicate guiding principles and quality standards of maintenance activities to relevant stakeholders to ensure objectives of maintenance plans are met
3. Implement audits for public transport fleet maintenance activities 
4. Conduct engineering studies and feasibility assessments to recommend adoption of new initiatives in improving public transport fleet maintenance plans
5. Prepare maintenance and inspection reports for management

Topics to be covered

1. Types of work assignments for maintenance of public transport fleet
2. Fundamental principles of maintenance management and asset integrity
3. Guiding principles and quality standards for repair, maintenance and testing methodologies of public transport systems and equipment
4. Lean concepts, methodology and tools required for public transport fleet maintenance activities
5. Techniques for determining mean time between failure (MTBF)
6. Audit requirements for public transport fleet maintenance activities
7. Emergency response procedures
8. Methods to conduct engineering studies and feasibility assessments
9. Quiz

Minimum Requirements

Nitec and Above

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

Suitable for

Technician / Senior Technician / Assistant Engineer / Senior Assistant Engineer

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 $900.00 $27.00 $127.00
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $700.00 $27.00 $327.00
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $700.00 $27.00 $327.00
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $900.00 $27.00 $127.00
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $90.00 $1,090.00

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.

1Under 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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