Designing Effective Infographics

Course Date:

Registration Period:

7 hours / 2 days

9am to 12:30pm

Mode of Training:

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

This course helps participants understand the fundamentals of design and how to create attractive infographics that are easy to read and digest. 

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will learn how to design infographics for their work in areas such as:

1. How-to instructions
2. Announcements
3. Policy updates
4. Sharing of best practices
5. Sharing of audit findings

Course Outline

  • Identifying the target audience
  • Creating the copy (“story-telling”)
  • Design principles
  • Using colours and white space
  • Selecting fonts
  • Translating copy (text and analysis) into visuals
  • Deciding on format
  • Using infographic tools/ software
  • Avoiding potential pitfalls
  • Hands-on practice

Suitable for

Novice Infographics Designers

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Basic IT skills in MS Office programmes and internet skills

Award / Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)

Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRsSingapore CitizensOthers
Non-SME sponsored1Sponsored by SME2Aged 40 and above
(incl. GST)(incl. GST)(incl. GST)(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 herePlease submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.


Register for Interest

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
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.

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