Houdini SOPs (Basic 101)

Course Date:

Registration Period:

18 hours


Mode of Training:
Facilitated Learning (F2F) and Practical Training


Course Introduction

Learning Houdini will give the participants another skillset to add on to their resume/portfolio. Houdini also works well with other software which will be beneficial to companies. This allows participants to broaden their knowledge working with 3D media which will in turn speed up their workflow in 3D content production.

Course Objective

This course enable participants to utilise Houdini’s advanced procedural workflows in generating 3D assets for digital media content and research developments.

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
1. Create 3D assets using procedural techniques in Houdini  
2. Execute tasks in 3D space using Houdini’s node networks 
3. Translate data information into actionable attributes
4. Utilise Houdini’s shelf tools for 3D developments

Course Outline

• Intro to the Houdini application and user interface
• Intro to proceduralism 
• Components of a Geometry
• Applying expressions to procedural modelling
• Groups and Attributes
• For-Each SOP workflows

Suitable for

Environment Artist, Technical Artist, 3D Artist, 3D Generalist

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge


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 examination and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Full Fees (before GST): $680.00
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*: $14.28 
GST payable for others: $47.60 

Applicants/EligibilitySkillsFuture FundingSubsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1$612.00$82.28
Singapore Citizens aged below 40$476.00$218.28
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders$476.00$218.28
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2$612.00$82.28
Others (Full fees payable)$0.00$727.60

*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 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.