09:00am to 5:00pm
3 days per module, 84 hours
About This Course
The Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) for Utilities Engineer / Assistant Engineer is a 9-month programme which aims to enable mid-career PMETs to embark on new careers in the water industry. PCPs which operate on a Place-and-Train mode, facilitates placements into hiring companies and training these new staff through an industry recognised training programme to acquire the necessary skills for Utilities Engineer / Assistant Engineer jobs in the water industry.
Singapore citizens or Singapore permanent residents who
• Have fulfilled National Service obligation (for Males);
• Are at least 21 years old;
• Have graduated or ORD and worked for at least 2 years;
• Must not be in a similar job role prior to joining the PCP;
• Are newly hired and nominated by an eligible participating company for the PCP
Assumed Skills and Knowledge
Possess at least a NITEC/Higher NITEC/Diploma/Degree from any Engineering / Science discipline
Participating companies should hire the selected candidates as full-time employees. The participants will undergo up to 1 month of facilitated classroom training which comprises of a total of 84 training hours * at Singapore Polytechnic (SP) (estimated 12 work days). This is accompanied by up to 8 months of company in-house structured on-the-job training (OJT).
* There are no fixed training schedules as class commencement is based on aggregated sign-ups by companies. Please contact SP for more information.
Participants are required to complete the following four mandatory modules:
1. Chemical processes
2. Physical processes
3. Biological processes
4. Pumping and advanced processes
Minimum Entry Requirements
Possess at least a NITEC/Higher NITEC/Diploma/Degree from any Engineering / Science discipline.
Participants who meet the minimum attendance requirement and passed the assessments required by each module will be awarded a Certificate of Performance in the module.
|Course||Full Fee (excl. GST)||After 70% Fundingfrom WSG||Nett Fee (excl. GST)||Nett Fee (incl. GST)**|
|Pumping and advanced processes||$1,200||$840||$360||$385.20|
** The net fee (inclusive of GST) is borne by the company.
Eligibility for WSG Funding:
- Singapore Citizens and SPRs (company sponsored)
- Achieve at least 75% attendance for each module
- Complete and pass all required assessments
- Complete post-training survey conducted between 3 to 6 months after course ends.
- Fulfilment of classroom training and structured OJT
Date of Course:
12 June to 14 June 2019 Chemical Processes
19 June to 21 June 2019 Physical Processes
04 Sep to 06 Sep 2019 Biological Processes
11 Sep to 13 Sep 2019 Pumping and Advanced Processes
Registration Period: 13 May to 31 May 2019
<Registration may be closed once seats are filled up.>
This PCP for Utilities Engineer / Assistant Engineer is applicable for companies in and supporting the water industry. This is not open to individual members of the public. We will only accept applications from participating companies who have signed an agreement with SP.
Companies who are keen to sign up for the PCP for Utilities Engineer / Assistant Engineer can contact SP via firstname.lastname@example.org
Public who are interested to join this programme can submit their CVs at this link.
The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the modules. Companies will be duly notified and where applicable, the course 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. Such data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.Terms and Conditions