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Legislations Governing Estate Management (Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing)

Topic:Built Environment

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

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  • Course Date:

  • Registration Period:

  • Time:

    16 hours / 2 days
  • Mode of Training:

    Facilitated Learning (F2F)
  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

This course provides participants with an understanding of the regulatory practices of Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) services in Estate Management. Participants will gain an insight of the role of Estate Management’s regulatory compliance as an asset and the impact of sound Estate Management practices on the operational, safety, financial and sustainability performance of buildings. Topics include Environmental Public Health Regulations, Public Utilities Regulations, Code of Practice for Water Services/ sewerage and sanitary works, Sewerage and Drainage Regulations, Electricity (Electrical Installations) Regulations, Electricity (Electrical Workers) Regulations (Legislations for LEW) and Code of Practice for Infocommunication Facilities (COPIF).

Course Objective

This course aims to equip participants with the ability to understand the concept of regulatory compliance pertaining to Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) services in Estate Management. 
Through collaborative learning, real life case studies, project work, participants will be able to provide solutions to real life scenarios.

Course Outline

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

1. Demonstrate ability to comply with regulatory requirements (Mechanical Electrical & Plumbing (MEP)).
2. Apply industry guidelines to ensure good practices.
3. Explain regulatory framework in the operations of mechanical, electrical & plumbing installations.

Topics to be covered

1. Environmental Public Health Regulations
2. Public Utilities Regulations
3. Code of Practice for Water Services/ sewerage and sanitary works
4. Sewerage and Drainage Regulations
5. Electricity (Electrical Installations) Regulations
6. Electricity (Electrical Workers) Regulations (Legislations for LEW)

Minimum Requirements

ITE or equivalent.
Have 2-3 years of experience in the built environment

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

Manager/Executives and Technical Officer

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.

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. 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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