Designing Effective Infographics

Course Date:

Registration Period:

7 hours / 2 days

9:00am to 12:30pm

Mode of Training:
Facilitated Learning (F2F)

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 Objective

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)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate

Full Fees (before GST): $230.00 
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*: $4.83
GST payable for others: $16.10 

Applicants/EligibilitySkillsFuture FundingSubsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1$207.00$27.83 
Singapore Citizens aged below 40$161.00 $73.83 
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders$161.00 $73.83 
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2$207.00$27.83 
Others (Full fees payable)$0.00$246.10 

*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

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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.