Essentials of Basic Networking, Database and Web Applications for Advanced Manufacturing

Course Date:
Run 1) 9 Dec 2022 (Intake 2)

Registration Period:
Run 1) 3 Jun 2022 to 1 Nov 2022 (Intake 2)

8 hours

9:00am to 6:00pm

Mode of Training:
Facilitated Learning (F2F)


Course Introduction

This course covers some basic concepts on networking and database and allow the participants to understand some typical terminologies used in IoT/I4.0.
The fundamental networking knowledge acquired in this course allows the participants to pursue more advanced training programmes in the areas of IoT/i4.0 by taking up more advanced course such as “Practical Applications of Condition Monitoring for Industry 4.0”. This course is in collaboration with Bosch Rexroth Regional Training Centre (BRRTC) with support of SSG and JTC. 

Essentials of Basic Networking, Database and Web Applications for Advanced Manufacturing

Course Objective

This course equips participants with essential knowledge and skill on networking and database. Participants can apply their skills in creating a local network, assigning IP addresses, setting up a database server, and designing simple web-based applications to interact with database.

Course Outline

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

1. Explain the concepts of LAN, WAN, IP addressing, Subnetting.
2. Connect and configure LAN network
3. Explain the concepts of server, client, database, web application, etc.
4. Install and operate database
5. Program a simple web based application

Topics to be covered

1. Basics of Network and IP Addressing
2. Web, server and client
3. Database
4. Web applications

Suitable for

Engineer, Assistant/Associate Engineer, Technician

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Diploma, ITE Qualification or participants with related experience or working in engineering or IT environment

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

• Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Full Fees (before GST): $400.00
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*: $8.40
GST payable for others: $28.00

Applicants/EligibilitySkillsFuture FundingSubsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1$360.00$48.40
Singapore Citizens aged below 40$280.00$128.40
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders$280.00$128.40
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2$360.00$48.40
Others (Full fees payable)$0.00$428.00 

*As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable is calculated based on 7% of the baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1Under 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.

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit
Terms and Conditions

*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.
You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is new run.

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
PACE Academy

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.