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Understanding BIM Data and Modelling

Topic:Built Environment

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

  • Registration Period:

  • Time:

    24 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:

• Identify the challenges faced during Design Processes when using BIM.
• Describe the work processes involved in BIM Design Documentation.
• Apply BIM theoretical principles for Design Visualisation and Spatial Coordination amongst different Design Principles.
• Apply BIM theoretical principles for Disciplinary Strategies for Model Integration.
• Identify BIM Objects’ purposes.
• Apply BIM theoretical principles for Team Work BIM Server.
• Apply BIM theoretical principles for Project Review and Coordination.
• Apply BIM theoretical principles for Tendering, Quantity Take-off [QTO] and Costing.

Course Objective

This Course aims at providing trainees with the Understanding of BIM Data and Modelling Work processes involved when executing Integrated Digital Delivery [IDD]. Lectures will be conducted through facilitated learning. Trainees will be taught with BIM for Design Processes, BIM for Design Documentation and Authority Submission, BIM for Design Visualisation, BIM for Spatial Coordination, BIM Disciplinary Strategies for Model Integration, Work-sharing methodologies, BIM Objects modelling, BIM for Project Periodic Reviews, Tendering and Quantity Take Off purposes.

Course Outline

Topics to be covered

1. Introduction to Design Coordination and Documentation
2. BIM for Documentation and Submission
3. BIM for Design Visualisation and Spatial Coordination
4. BIM Disciplinary Strategies for Model  Integration
5. BIM Objects Team Work BIM Server
6. BIM for Project Review and Coordination
7. BIM for Tendering Quantity Take-off and Costing
8. Assessment - MCQ Test

Minimum Requirements

The participant shall be a graduate of a relevant Architectural, Landscape Architectural, Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering or related diploma, with prior BIM software knowledge, from any of the ITEs, 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): $960.00

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $864.00 $25.92 $121.92
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $672.00 $25.92 $313.92
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $672.00 $25.92 $313.92
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $864.00 $25.92 $121.92
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $86.40 $1,046.40

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

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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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