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FinTech – Blockchain (Intermediate)

Topic:Business Management

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

  • Registration Period:

  • Time:

    120 hours (inclusive of 40 hours of e-learning & 21 hours of projects)
  • Mode of Training:

    Blended (F2F & Online Synchronous)
  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Course Objective

This course is designed for participants to learn advanced concepts in blockchain and join the senior ranks of the senior blockchain professionals in the financial services industry. At the end of the 120-hour course, participants will learn how to issue an Initial Coin Offering (ICO), apply Design Thinking in blockchain projects, create and set up a Permissioned Blockchain for Enterprise projects.

Course Outline

Topic 1: Forks, Hard & Soft

Topic 2: Consensus Beyond Proof of Work

Topic 3: Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)
• What are they?
• Case Studies – Whitepapers
• The ICO Industry
• Regulations on ICO
• Lab 1: Issuing an ICO

Topic 4: Enterprise Blockchains
• The Case for Permissioned Blockchains
• Use Cases: Trade & Finance
• Lab 2: Design Thinking for Blockchain
• Lab 3: Create a Permissioned Blockchain

Topic 5: Architecting a Blockchain Solution
• Lab 4: Set Up a Permissioned Blockchain

Minimum Requirements

Deep understanding of the concepts of a programming language like Javascript

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

Senior Blockchain/DLT developers, consultant, Blockchain/DLT Project Manager, Blockchain/DLT Architect

Course Fees

Full Fees (before GST): $6,000.00

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $5,400.00 $162.00 $762.00
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $4,200.00 $162.00 $1,962.00
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $4,200.00 $162.00 $1,962.00
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $5,400.00 $162.00 $762.00
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $540.00 $6,540.00

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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