Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Steam Engineers

S/NModuleCourse DateRegistration PeriodDurationFrequency
1Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Engineering Materials I17 Oct 2022 to 04 Mar 202301 Aug to 16 Sep 202245 hoursOnce a week
2Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Engineering Knowledge II

18 Apr to 02 Sep 2023

OR

17 Oct 2022 to 04 Mar 2023

01 Feb to 13 Mar 2023

OR

01 Aug to 16 Sep 2022

45 hoursOnce a week
3Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Mechanics II18 Apr to 02 Sep 202201 Feb to 13 Mar 202245 hoursOnce a week
4Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Computer Aided Drafting18 Apr to 02 Sep 202201 Feb to 13 Mar 202260 hoursOnce a week
5Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Thermo Fluids II27 Jun to 02 Sep 202201 Feb to 13 Mar 202260 hoursTwice a week

Time:
6:30pm to 10:30pm

Below a tentative schedule for your reference:

DaySemester 1Semester 2
Monday2nd Grade Thermo Fluids II2nd Grade Engineering Knowledge II
Tuesday2nd Grade Computer Aided Drafting -
Wednesday2nd Grade Thermo Fluids II -
Thursday2nd Grade Mechanics II2nd Grade Engineering Materials I

Please refer to Academic Calendar for Mid-Semester Test and Exam week


Course Objective

Regulation 28(8) of the WSH (General Provisions) Regulations requires the owner of a Steam Boiler (SB) used in a workplace to ensure that only a competent person who has attended a training course acceptable to the Commissioner is allowed to operate the SB.
The 2nd Grade Steam Boiler Engineer Courses where each consist of 5 modules conducted by Singapore Polytechnic School of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering, are the Training Course Acceptable to the Commissioner for Operation of SB.


Course Outline

The course consists of 5 modules:
Please click here for Module outline.
1. Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Computer Aided Drafting
2. Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Engineering Knowledge II
3. Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Engineering Materials I
4. Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Thermo Fluids II
5. Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Mechanics II


Suitable for

Participants working in a plant with boilers and other pressure equipment and who wish to obtain the Certificate of Competency in 2nd Grade Steam Engineer from Ministry of Manpower (MOM).


Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Applicant must fulfil either of the following Tracks:

Track 1
A local Polytechnic Engineering Diploma or a recognised Engineering Degree by the Singapore Professional Engineers Board at https://www.peb.gov.sg/Html/pe_approved.html

If yes, please send your transcripts to pace@sp.edu.sg to check for module exemption(s).

If no, please refer to Track 2 below.

OR

Track 2
Applicant must have Class 1 Boiler Attendant's Certificate of Competency

Important Notes:

  • The maximum period of time that a candidate may take to achieve a pass in all prescribed 2nd Grade Steam Engineer modules/examinations is 5 years.. Candidates will have to retake all modules/examinations if this time limit is breached.
  • Upon successful completion of all prescribed 2nd Grade Steam Engineer modules/examinations, you may apply for the Certificate of Competency 2nd Grade Steam Engineer.
  • Applicants who registered for 2nd Grade Steam Engineer modules are not allowed to register for 1st Grade Steam Engineer modules, and vice versa.
  • Candidates are advised that passing all the relevant SP modules does not automatically entitle them to the award of the Certificate of Competency. The Board (of MOM) may impose additional requirements and conditions, where applicable, for the award of the Certificate of Competency.
  • There were preceding instances where company representatives sent in emails to replace an applicant. Please note that we will no longer accede to requests for ‘swapping’ or ‘replacement’ among colleagues.

Mode of Assessment

Scheduled date written examination at the end of each module.


Award / Certification / Accreditation

  • 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
  • Examination results and issuance of the certificate will be notified via email at the end of each semester (Oct / Apr).

Course Fee

S/N Module Course Fee (with GST)
1 Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Engineering Materials I $786.45
2 Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Engineering Knowledge II $1177.00
3 Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Mechanics II $1046.46
4 Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Computer Aided Drafting $1046.46
5 Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Thermo Fluids II $1046.46

Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit.


Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.


S/NModuleRegistration Link
1Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Engineering Materials IRegister
2Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Engineering Knowledge IIRegister
3Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Mechanics IIRegister
4Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Computer Aided DraftingRegister
5Certificate Course in 2nd Grade Thermo Fluids IIRegister

Your application will be reviewed before we offer you a placement in the course.

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 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) 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.