Basic Electricity and Electronics

Course Date:
23 Jul to 03 Sept 2019

Registration Period:
04 Jun to 15 Jul 2019

Duration:
33 hours / 11 evenings

Time:
6:30pm to 9:30pm (Tuesday and Friday)

Mode of Training:
Practical

Venue:
Singapore Polytechnic


Course Objective
This course covers basic theory and practical applications of electricity and electronics through a combination of lecture and hands-on practical sessions. No prior knowledge of electricity is needed.

Participants will be presented with various key topics in electrical engineering, D.C. and A.C. circuits, multimeter, oscilloscope, power supply, circuit components, diodes, transistors, opamps, digital logic circuits, circuit simulation and project work. In addition, participants will be trained to conduct virtual experiments - giving them total flexibility to conduct experiment anytime and anywhere even after completion of the course. Course instructors have more than 20 years of combined experience providing continuing education in electricity/electronics to working adults. This course is valuable to hobbyist, new students of electronics and practising technologists from non-electrical discipline.


Course Outline
1. Basics Concepts
2. Electrical Circuits
3. Direct and Alternating Current Circuits
4. Electromagnetic Induction
5. Magnetic Effects of Electric Current
6. Diodes, Rectifiers
7. Voltage Regulators
8. Transistors as Switches
9. Operational Amplifiers
10. Number Systems
11. Digital Logic Circuits
12. Circuit Simulation
13. Project


Suitable for
Hobbyist, new students of electronics and practicing technologists from non-electrical discipline.


Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge
There are no minimum requirements for this course.


Award / 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

Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRsSingapore CitizensOthers
Non-SME sponsored1Sponsored by SME2Aged 40 and above3Aged 35 and above, and earn ≤ $2,000 per month
$285.69
(incl. GST)
$107.69
(incl. GST)
$107.69
(incl. GST)
$63.19
(incl. GST)
$952.30
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click here
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.
3 Under the Workfare Training Support (WTS) scheme. For more information on the scheme, click here.


Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.


 

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Terms and Conditions

* Registration may be closed once seats are filled up


Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
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
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.


Contact Information

Mr Goh Say Seng; Tel: 68706199; E-mail: SaySeng@sp.edu.sg
Mr Tan Hua Joo; Tel: 67721767; E-mail: TanHJ@sp.edu.sg

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