Implementing Industrial Internet of Things for Shop Floor

Course Date:

Registration Period:

16 hours

6:30pm to 10:30pm, Monday to Thursday

Mode of Training:
Facilitated Learning (F2F)

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is the network of intelligent computers, devices, and objects that collect and share huge amounts of data to enhance manufacturing and industrial processes. IIoT is one of the driving technologies of industry 4.0 or 4th industrial revolution. Participants will gain fundamental knowledge and skills in implementation of IIoT in shop floor.

Implementing Industrial Internet of Things for Shop Floor

Course Objective

The objective of the course is to equip participants with fundamental knowledge and skills on implementation of IIoT for shop floor.

Course Outline

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

• Demonstrate the use of various types of sensors for monitoring various process variables
• Describe various IIoT devices and gateways available in the market to be used in industrial environments
• Describe popular shop floor communication protocols, and apply them in IIoT implementation for shop floor
• Identify popular IIoT cloud platforms
• Write programs or configure to acquire data from sensors, process it, and send it to IIoT cloud platforms and databases
• Develop dashboards for monitoring of data


Topics to be covered

• Introduction to IIoT
• Use of various sensors such as vibration sensors, current transformers, and temperature sensors
• Introduction to shop floor communication protocols such as OPCUA, MQTT, Modbus TCP, and MTConnect
• Introduction to IIoT cloud platforms and databases
• Configuring and writing programs for implementation of IIoT for shop floor
• Developing dashboards for visualization
• Site-visit to study implemented IIoT solutions at the machines installed with various sensors

(Various software and hardware devices such as Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), wireless IO modules, vibration sensors, current transformers, and temperature sensors, UAExpert, KEPServerEX, Python, MySQL, and Microsoft Power BI will be used for the hands-on sessions of the course.)

Suitable for

• Process / Production /  Product Test /  Maintenance / Integration /  Equipment Engineers
• Managers
• Individuals who would like to acquire fundamental knowledge and skills to implement IIoT

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Basic computer literacy

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

Applicants/Eligibility Total fees (incl. GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1 $68.97
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $182.97
Singapore Permanent Residents $182.97
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents2 $68.97
Full Course Fee $609.90
Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1Under 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.
2Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here

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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:

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*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

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