Introduction to 5G Technology and Applications

Course Date:
28 - 29 Oct 2020

11 - 12 Nov 2020

Registration Period:
25 Sep - 14 Oct 2020

16 hours

8:30am - 5:30pm

Mode of Training:

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

By the end of the course, learners will be able to understand:

• What 5G technology is and the difference as compared to 4G.
• Features, devices, services, applications, deployments and spectrum of 5G.
• 5G in relation to Singapore transformation towards a Smart Nation.
• How 5G can cause impact and provide opportunities to the industry. 
• The infrastructure requirements and regulations.

Course Objective

This course aims to provide participants with a general overview of the new 5G wireless technology, its requirements and applications, future development and impact on the industry.

Participants will be able to understand the importance of 5G technology as an enabler of industrial transformation such as smart nation and autonomous transport solutions. They will also acquire basic knowledge to engage service provider to deploy 5G technology to enhance the efficiency, reliability and quality of their operations and services.

Course Outline

The course will be delivered through a combination of lectures, practical demonstration, hands-on simulation and interactive workshop.

TopicNo. of Hours
A. Comprehensive Overview of 5G Technology2
B. 5G Application & Impact to Industry2
C. 5G Garage Demo.4
D. Ecosystem Requirements for Effective Deployment2
E. 5G and beyond2
F. Design Thinking4
Total Hours16

Breakdown of Duration of Modes of Delivery

Modes of DeliveryNo. of Hours
Facilitated Learning*15.5
Total Hours16

* Facilitated Learning includes both lectures in a classroom and/or practical sessions in a workshop or laboratory.

Suitable for

Targeted Industries: Electronics, Engineering Services, Infocomm Technology, Logistics, Public Transport

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Participants should have some basic awareness of infocomm technology.

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

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.


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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.

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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