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Innovation in Smart Estate

Topic:Built Environment

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses, SkillsFuture Series - Green Economy

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  • Course Date:

  • Registration Period:

  • Time:

    35 hours
  • Mode of Training:

    Facilitated Learning (F2F)
  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

This unique programme equips participants from the Facilities Management industry on the digital transformation that is driving innovation in the industry. It provides an understanding of how the various digital technologies apply to work and build intelligence into estate, project and sustainability management. Participants in this course may have the opportunity to collaborate with SP staff on projects related to the application of smart FM.

Course Objective

This course aims to introduce participants to emerging technology that are essential for innovation in smart estate management. It allows participants to apply the knowledge learnt to better equip themselves to support new initiatives in estate management. It is also a platform for the participants to propose new ideas that will improve service and security in estate management.

Course Outline

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

• Describe the role of sensors and  IoT for Smart Building, Smart Estate and Smart City
• Identify opportunities to apply Robotics and Drones in Estate Management  
• Describe opportunities for AI & Machine Learning to enable Intelligent Estate Management
• Recognise the role of Operational Technology (OT) Cybersecurity to protect Cyber Physical Systems and CyberSecurity for Enterprise System                                                                
• Describe how Machine Vision and Video Analytics Systems can be used for Smart Estate Management as well as BlockChain Technology 
• Explain how digital twin can play a part in smart building

Topics to be covered

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Minimum Requirements

Ability to understand English
Basic IT skills
Minimum GCE ‘O’level or NITEC level

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 assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Suitable for

Building Officer/Facilities Officer/Property Officer/Building Supervisor/Building Executive/Facilities Executive/Property Executive/Technical Executive/Facilities Manager/Facilities Engineer

Course Fees

Full Fees (before GST): $1,800.00 

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST* Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $1,620.00 $43.20 $223.20
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $1,260.00 $43.20 $583.20
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $1,260.00 $43.20 $583.20
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $1,620.00 $43.20 $223.20
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $144.00 $1,944.00

*As announced at Budget 2022, there will be no increase in government fees and charges for Singaporeans from 1 Jan 2023 to 31 Dec 2023. Also, 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. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
One-Stop Service Centre

c) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

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