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Sustainability Transformation Through Green Compass

Topic:Others, Sustainability and Green Skills

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

    12 Jan 2024 to 26 Jan 2024
  • Registration Period:

    02 Nov 2023 to 12 Dec 2023
  • Time:

    09:00 AM to 06:00 PM,
    Day 1: 12 Jan 2024 – 09:00 am to 06:00 pm; Day 2: 26 Jan 2024 - 09:00 am to 06:00 pm
  • Mode of Training:

  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:


Course Introduction:

The course provides a structural approach in guiding businesses embarking on environmental sustainability transformation via Learn-Assess-Prioritise-Plan model using Green Compass. Green Compass is an environmental sustainability assessment and strategic road mapping tool that helps companies to become more environmentally sustainable by better managing carbon emissions, energy, water, and waste impacts as well as chart strategic roadmaps for transformation based on existing environmental sustainability levels.

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Course Objective

The objective of the course is to allow enterprises/businesses to assess readiness in environmentally sustainability via gap analysis so as to drive and achieve sustainability goals and prioritise areas for improvement to maximise financial and strategic impacts. This is to facilitate the development of a strategic roadmap driving environmental sustainability with ready solutions or technologies.                  

Course Outline

Course Learning Outcomes:

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

  1. Assess readiness in environmentally sustainability via Green Compass 
  2. Conduct gap analysis to drive and achieve sustainability goals
  3. Develop a strategic roadmap in environmental sustainability
Topics to be covered
  1. Understand the Green Compass model in environmental sustainability assessment
  2. Carry out environmental sustainability assessment via Green Compass
  3. Develop a strategic roadmap leading to environmental sustainability

Minimum Requirements

Nitec/Higher Nitec and above

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

Carbon Specialist / Energy Manager / Sustainability Engineer/Officer / including job roles and work functions related to environmental sustainability and/or contribute towards driving net zero targets for their companies.

Course Fees

The course fees payable above are inclusive of 8% GST rate.

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST* Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1 $1,440.00 $38.40 $198.40
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $1,120.00 $38.40 $518.40
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $1,120.00 $38.40 $518.40
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2 $1,440.00 $38.40 $198.40
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $128.00 $1,728.00

*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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