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STAR for Formulation Science of Cosmetics

Topic:Others, Sustainability and Green Skills

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

    20 Dec 2023 to 27 Dec 2023
  • Registration Period:

    27 Nov 2023 to 08 Dec 2023
  • Time:

    08:00 AM to 08:00 AM,
    20 - 21 Dec 23 (9am - 5pm) @ SP; 22 ,26 & 27 Dec 23 (9am - 5pm), External Venue
  • Mode of Training:

  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:


This course is project based learning, where technology transfer is enabled.

Course Objective

The course equips participants with the necessary knowledge in the areas of formulation science.

Participants will learn through project based learning and hands-on training to pick up critical skills during formulation of cosmetics.

Course Outline

By the end of the Course, participants will be able to:
1. Formulate cosmetics products
2. Evaluate the quality of the cosmetic products formulated
3. Create and evaluate the quality of a cosmetic product

Minimum Requirements

Institute of Technical Education (ITE) / Polytechnic Diploma in relevant Science / Engineering discipline or equivalent qualifications.

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

Suitable for

Research Technologist, Quality Control Technologist

Course Fees

The course fees payable above are inclusive of 0% GST rate.

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $4,590.00 $137.70 $647.70
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $3,570.00 $137.70 $1,667.70
Singapore Permanent Residents $3,570.00 $137.70 $1,667.70
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $4,590.00 $137.70 $647.70
Others (Full fees payable) $5,559.00 $459.00 $0.00

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. 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 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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