The electricity industry in Singapore was de-regulated, thus giving many more options to the industrial and in time also for residential consumers. This was expected translate into more innovative and market driven energy products for consumers like competitive energy prices and energy efficient devices, etc. The Energy Conservation Act will be updated and in force to introduce minimum energy management standards for large energy users in the industry sector with effective from FY2013.
Participants are required to bring computer Notebook when attending lessons, as you may need it to access the e-learning materials, writing reports, etc.
Specialist Diploma in Energy Efficiency and Management (SEEM) is designed to develop the technical skills and competence of engineering professionals needed to manage and track energy usage within the organization they serve. It gives a thorough understanding of the key energy issues in the building sector.
The targeted group of participants is aimed at Facility/Building Managers, Engineers, Technicians and others who intend to build their career as energy professionals and technologists, the SEEM program gives a thorough understanding of the key energy issues either in building or industry.
Graduates from the course are eligible to apply for Singapore Certified Energy Manager (SCEM) certification at the Associate level. Please click here for more details.
SkillsFuture Study Awards
The following SkillsFuture Study Award is available for Singaporean who have enrolled into the course to apply. Please refer to the respective SkillsFuture Study Award website for the award details and eligible criteria.
Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants should have a Diploma or higher qualification in electrical engineering, mechanical/manufacturing engineering, marine engineering, instrumentation & control engineering, electronic & communication engineering, chemical & process engineering, building & property management, intelligent building or related field.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience or supporting evidence of competency readiness. Suitable applicants who are shortlisted will have to go through an interview and/or entrance test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.
The course is a one-year part-time programme. It consists of 2 Post Diploma Certificates (PDC) conducted over 2 semesters, 1 PDC per semester. The first PDC to start with is PDC1. The classes are conducted in the evening.
There are five modules within the SEEM course structure: Integrated Building Management System (IBMS), Air Conditioning Compressed Air System (ACCAS), Power Quality & Energy System (PQES), Energy Measurement & Appraisal (EMA), Energy Management & Economics (EME).
This course consists of 2 post diploma certificates (PDCs). Each PDC comprises a few modules and the details are as follows:
Please click here for Module Synopsis
PDC 1 Certificate in Integrative Energy Efficient Building Design
Module 1 - Integrated Building Management System (IBMS)
Module 2 - Air Conditioning Compressed Air System (ACCAS)
PDC 2 Certificate in Energy System Management
Module 3 - Power Quality & Energy System (PQES)
Module 4 - Energy Measurement and Appraisal (EMA)
Module 5 - Energy Management and Economics (EME)
Award / Certification / Accreditation
Upon completion of two Certificates within a two-year validity period, the participant will be conferred a Specialist Diploma qualification from Singapore Polytechnic.
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Other Fees Payable:
|SPECIALIST DIPLOMA IN ENERGY EFFICIENCY & MANAGEMENT|
|POST DIPLOMA CERTIFICATES (PDC)||SINGAPORE CITIZENS BELOW THE AGE OF 40||SINGAPORE CITIZENS AGED 40 AND ABOVE||SINGAPORE PR||ENHANCED TRAINING SUPPORT FOR SME SCHEME||WORKFARE TRAINING SUPPORT SCHEME||OTHERS / REPEAT STUDENTS|
|Certificate in Integrative Energy Efficient Building Design||$360.16||$240.11||$960.43||$247.96||$135.76||$2,401.08|
|Certificate in Energy System Management||$540.24||$360.16||$1,440.65||$371.94||$203.64||$3,601.62|
|Total Course Fees:||$900.40||$600.27||$2,401.08||$619.90||$339.40||$6,002.70|
|FEE DESCRIPTION||PER SEMESTER (AFTER GST)|
| ||SINGAPORE CITIZENS||SINGAPORE PR AND OTHERS|
|Statutory Licence Fee (CLASS)||$1.01||$1.01|
|Insurance Fee (GPA)||$0.85||$0.85|
- The fees shown (inclusive of 7% GST) are indicative as they are based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review.
- Post Diploma Module Certificate fee is payable on a semester basis.
- Withdraw within 2 weeks before semester commencement, 70% refund of paid course fee.
- Withdraw on or after date of semester commencement, no refund of paid course fee.
Please note that other fees paid are non-refundable.
Please click here for application procedure
Date of Course Commencement:Academic Calendar
15 Apr 2019
1 Dec 2018 - 28 Feb 2019
* Registration may be closed once seats are filled up
2-3 evenings a week
6:30pm - 10:30pm
300 hours (1 year)
PDC to start with:
For course specific details,
please contact the course manager:
Name: Dr Thian Boon Meng