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Introduction to Construction Industry Transformation Map [CITM] & IDD

Topic:Built Environment

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

  • Registration Period:

  • Time:

    15 hours
  • Mode of Training:

    Facilitated Learning (F2F)
  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

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

Be equipped with BIM Fundamentals knowledge, where BIM concepts and basics will be introduced. Lectures will be conducted through facilitated learning. The module will provide background knowledge on the work processes pertaining to modelling development during project phases. Elaboration on the types of BIM Model will be introduced and their purposes in which they are modelled for coordination and collaboration activities will also be explained. Trainees will also be introduced to the type of BIM software and tools available in the market.

Course Objective

This course aims at providing trainees with the general knowledge on BIM for project planning and implementation. With BIM’s implementation, it will not only improve the design processes but also simultaneously improve the construction processes. There will be lectures and lab hands-on practical sessions where trainees will learn about BIM standards, implementations and coordination to improve productivity for work processes.

Course Outline

Topics to be covered

1. BIM Fundamentals and Concepts
2. Definitions of Project Phases and Modelling Development
3. Quality Assurances and Management Processes
4. BIM Collaboration and Coordination Processes
5. Assignment – Online Quiz

Minimum Requirements

The participant shall be a graduate of a relevant Architectural, Landscape Architectural, Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering or related diploma, with prior CAD software knowledge, from any of the ITE, or Polytechnics in Singapore. Applicants with other equivalent 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 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

Built Environment (BE) Industry

Course Fees

Full Fees (before GST): $650.00

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST* Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $585.00 $15.60 $80.60
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $455.00 $15.60 $210.60
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $455.00 $15.60 $210.60
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $585.00 $15.60 $80.60
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $52.00 $702.00

*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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