Certificate in Chemical Process Operation and Control

Course Details

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Course Outline

• This programme

- Equips learners with basic knowledge and skills required in the chemical manufacturing industry to function as a process technician.
- Is mapped to process technician job role.
- Is designed with reference to the Energy & Chemical Skills framework.

• It consists of 4 certification courses with a total of 16 bite-sized modules.
• Each module can be taken independently and is stackable.
• Participants can complete these modules at their comfortable learning pace, where there is an option for them to go through the Assessment Only Pathway (AOP) or the Full Training.
*Programme Schedule for Full Training will be out at a later date.

 

A Certificate of Performance in Process Fundamentals will be awarded upon successful completion of Modules 1 to 4, in either AOP or Full Training:

ModuleModule TitleMore DetailsAOP Duration Full Training Duration 
1Basic Organic ChemistryClick here 1 hour*4 hours*
2Basic Process ParametersClick here1 hour*4 hours*
3Process Units and UtilitiesClick here4 hours**7 hours**
 4Engineering DrawingsClick here4 hours** 7 hours**

 

A Certificate of Performance in Process Operation will be awarded upon successful completion of Modules 5 to 8, in either AOP or Full Training:

ModuleModule TitleMore DetailsAOP Duration Full Training Duration 
5Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)Click here4 hours**7 hours**
6Rotating Equipment in a Process PlantClick here4 hours**7 hours**
7Heat Exchangers in a Process PlantClick here4 hours**7 hours**
 8Separation Columns in a Process Plant Click here4 hours**7 hours**

 

A Certificate of Performance in Process Monitoring and Control will be awarded upon successful completion of Modules 9 to 12, in either AOP or Full Training:

ModuleModule TitleMore DetailsAOP Duration Full Training Duration 
9Process MonitoringClick here 4 hour**7 hours**
10Sample ManagementClick here4 hour**7 hours**
11Basic Process AutomationClick here4 hours**7 hours**
 12Process Operations TroubleshootingClick here4 hours**7 hours**

 

A Certificate of Performance in Health, Safety and Environment will be awarded upon successful completion of Modules 13 to 16, in either AOP or Full Training:

ModuleModule TitleMore DetailsAOP Duration Full Training Duration 
13WSH Requirements for Chemical TechniciansClick here 1 hour*4 hours*
14Environmental Management SystemClick here1 hour*4 hours*
15Risk Assessment for Chemical TechniciansClick here1 hours*4 hours*
 16Process Equipment Preparation for Maintenance WorkClick here4 hours** 7 hours**

 *written assessment
**practical assessment

If you complete all 16 modules, you will receive an additional Certificate in Chemical Process Operation and Control.


Suitable for

• Process personnel who would like to gain professional recognition for their competencies in the form of formal certification.
• Engineers and technicians from different disciplines of engineering or has no exposure in plant operation who would like to gain an overview on chemical process operation and control.
• Professionals who would like to seek a career in Energy & Chemicals sector as process technician job role.


Minimum Entry Requirement

Participants should possess GCE ‘N’/‘O’ level or Nitec/Higher Nitec qualifications with basic knowledge of basic sciences equivalent to lower secondary level.  He or she should have basic level of literacy in English and numeracy.

For participants of Assessment Only Pathway (AOP), in addition to the above requirements, he or she should have at least five years of relevant working experience in chemical or manufacturing plant.

Participants with relevant equivalent certifications will be subjected to approval by Singapore Polytechnic on a case by case basis.


Award / Certification / Accreditation

Certification criteria:
- For modules with written assessment, participants must obtain a minimum score of 80% to pass.
- For modules with practical assessment, participants must be fully competent to pass.

• A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment for each bite-sized module and meet at least 75% attendance rate.
• A Certificate of Performance in the respective certification course will be awarded to participants who pass all 4 bite-sized modules within the course and meet at least 75% attendance rate.
• Upon successful completion of the 16 bite-sized modules stated above, it will lead to the award of a full certificate – Certificate in Chemical Process Operation and Control.

(For participants who did not pass the assessment but meet at least 75% attendance rate, a Certificate of Attendance will be awarded.)

 

Course Fee

Please refer to the "Register" tab.


Payment Mode

By NETS 

Please make the payment at:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 8:00pm


Withdrawal and Deferment
Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy, Singapore Polytechnic via email accordingly:

Online Courses - elearning@sp.edu.sg
All other Courses - pace@sp.edu.sg
For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

Classroom

  • 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
  • Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
  • On or after date of commencement - No refund
E-Learning
  • There will be no refund or transfer of course once the account has been created.
The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.

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Course

NTUC Union Member (with GST)

Singaporean/PR (Non NTUC Union Member) (with GST)Non-Singaporean/PR (with GST)Course Dates  Registration PeriodRegistration Link 
1

Certificate of Performance in Process Fundamentals (AOP)
Modules 1-4

$80  $930 $1,0807 Jan 2019 to 10 Jan 2019Registration is open until 24 Dec 2018 

Register

 
2

 Certificate of Performance in Process Operation (AOP)
Modules 5-8

$80 $1,040 $1,28014 Jan 2019 to 17 Jan 2019 Registration is open until 31 Dec 2018Register
3

Certificate of Performance in Process Monitoring and Control (AOP)

Modules 9-12
$80 $1,040 $1,28021 Jan 2019 to 24 Jan 2019Registration is open until 7 Jan 2019Register
4

Certificate of Performance in Health, Safety and Environment (AOP)

Modules 13-16
$80  $875 $98028 Jan 2019 to 31 Jan 2019 Registration is open until 14 Jan 2019Register

Participants must take up all modules under the same certification cluster in order to be eligible for SkillsFuture Credit.

How To Apply

1) Click here to download the Declaration Form

2) Complete the declaration form and prepare the following scanned copies to be uploaded during your registration.

  • NRIC/ FIN
  • Declaration Form
  • Education Qualification

3) Proceed with your online registration.

4) To upload all the required documents to complete your registration.
 
Note:

• Applications without the required documents or incomplete information will not be processed and will be rejected.
• Successful applicants will be notified via email to come for enrolment and make payment (NETS or cheque)
• The Original documents will be required for verification during the enrolment exercise.

 
Confirmed enrolment is based on a first-come, first-served basis, upon submission of required documents and full payment of the course fee. Registration does not guarantee enrolment in the course. Singapore Polytechnic, its governors, officers, agents and employees shall not be liable for any loss, damages and/or injury, including loss of life, which participants of our Courses may suffer arising out of or in connection with our Courses, whether the loss, damage and/or injury was suffered on any of Singapore Polytechnic's premises or at any other venue(s) in connection with our Courses.

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