Shipboard Training and Assessment Course (E-Learning)

Course Details
E-Learning Programme

Course Objectives
Conducted as an e-learning course. The aim of this course is to provide knowledge and skills to shipboard training officers and assessors.

Course Outline
The course meets the standard of training and certification of watch keepers 2010 requirements and is approved by the Maritime Port Authority of Singapore (MPA). The participants are allowed up to 6 months to complete four units in the course. The course materials provide the framework to conduct training and assessment. The lessons are designed to relate to shipboard activities. Trainers should attempt to apply the knowledge to practice and perfect the skills. Regular evaluation will help in developing to be an effective trainer and assessor.

Suitable For
Aspiring senior ship officers at management level and current holders of class 1 or 2 deck or engine certificate of competency.

Minimum Entry Requirements
CoC Class 5/4/3/2/1 deck or engine certification.

Certificate of Performance (STCW A-11/2)

Course Fee

$400.00 (without GST)
With effect 1st Jan 2017, course fees will be revised to $400.00 (without GST)

$428.00 (with GST)

Funding Incentives
1. SkillsFuture (SFC)

With effect from January 2016, Singaporeans aged 25 years and above who received their SkillsFuture Credit account activation letter will be eligible for an initial credit of $500 which can be used to pay for course fees for a range of eligible skills-related courses. The credits can be used on top of existing course fee subsidies/funding.

This is only applicable for self-sponsored applicants. Applicant via SkillsFuture Portal can only be made starting from 30 days before the course commencement date.


Withdrawal and Deferment
Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy via email to For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

• 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
• Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
• On or after date of commencement - No refund
The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.


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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Terms and Conditions


On-going Enrolment throughout the year

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. 


For Course Specific details:
Mr S Premanathan, Course Coordinator
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