WSQ Assess Building Automation Systems in Intelligent Building

Course Details
Duration: 11 Sessions

(Total training hours - 40 hours)


Day: Mon, Wed & Fri


Time: 6pm - 10pm


Venue: Singapore Polytechnic


What is this course about?


This competency unit covers the knowledge and application skills on assess building automation systems in intelligent building systems. It includes the validation of methods used in the operation of intelligent building, checking of sensors, controllers and actuators; monitoring of process parameters and performing simple cost-benefit analysis for situations that necessitate change of components.


Suitable for


- Building automation system designers and integrators
- Building automation installers
- Technical Supervisors (Facilities Management)
- Mechanical & electrical engineers and designers




Course Outline


The course will cover the knowledge required to evaluate intelligent building automation systems through a series of class room lectures and practical sessions involving the processes in a group of 2 to 4 participants.

The participants will go through the process of reading, interpreting and extracting information from manufacturers data sheets and documents.

They will also go through the steps involved in evaluating system and producing report for the organisation to review the performance of the system and decide on any upgrades needed.

Assumed Skills and Knowledge


Learners are assumed to:
  • Have knowledge of electrical installation work
  • Have knowledge of SS CP5:1998 Code of Practice for Electrical Installation
  • Have basic computer literacy
  • Be able to listen to and speak English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System (ESS) level 6.
  • Be able to read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to ESS level 6, and
  • Be able to process numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ESS level 6.

Mode of Assessment


Participants will be assessed on their competencies in each module through in-course assessment, practical tests and theory tests.




Upon passing this module, participants will receive Statement of Attainment (SOA) for that module.


Course Fee


Course Fee: $1400.00


GST: $98.00


Full Course Fee: $1498.00 (incl. GST)


Please refer to Funding Incentives for more information


Funding Incentives


Course Fee: $1,400.00 ($1,498.00 with GST)
Funding TypeFunded AmountAmount Payable (With GST)
Singaporeans and PRs$600.00$898.00
Singapore Citizens 40 years old and above$1,260.00$238.00
Workfare Training Support (WTS) letter holders / Singapore Citizens 35 years old and above + earning<$2,000$1,330.00$168.00
Singapore Citizens & PRs from SME company$1,260.00$238.00

Participants have to meet minimum 75% attendance and attain competency in the module. If the 75% attendance and/or competency criteria are not met,participants will have to pay the subsidy amountto Singapore Polytechnic.


Please submit latest payslip (only applicable to WTS subsidy applicant) and completed Declaration Form upon successful Enrolment to receive the subsidies.


Skills Development Fund (SDF)

Please note that w.e.f 1 August 2014, SDF Funding has changed from Nett Fee Payment to Full Fee Payment.

Course Fee: $1400.00
GST: $98.00
Full Course Fee: $1498.00 (incl. GST)

Through the Skills Development Fund (SDF), employers can enjoy grants for staff training though the funding rate may differ for various courses. Employers will need to apply via the SkillsConnect system to obtain training assistance for course fees.
Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for SDF support,

  • Companies must be registered or incorporated in Singapore
  • Supportable cost components (such as course fees) must be fully sponsored by companies
  • Trainees must be employees who are either Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents (SPR)
  • Trainees must have achieved at least 75% attendance and have sat for all examinations if the course leads to certification

SDF is not applicable to self-sponsored applicant.

For more information, please call 6883 5885.

Please click here to find out more about the training grants in SkillsConnect.


a) For e-payment using Visa/Master cards, please click on the "Make ePayment" button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.


b) For NETS payment, please pay at:


Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 7:30pm

c) Cheques should be made payable to Singapore Polytechnic. Please cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number on the back of the cheque. Mail the cheque to:


ATTN: PACE Academy
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Singapore 139651

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
* Unless otherwise stated in the course webpage

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.

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Terms and Conditions
Important Dates
Course Date:




Registration End Date:




Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.


Documents Required for Registration (to be uploaded at point of online registration)


Upon completing online registration, please submit the following:


1. Photocopy (back and front) of NRIC for Singaporeans and PRs, or "Employment"/ "S" Pass for foreign applicants


2. Minimum ESS Level


3. WSQ Declaration Form (Download here > WSQ Declaration Form)


  • For company-sponsored applicant, please proceed to submit the Training Grant (TG) application via SkillsConnect within 30 days before the course start date otherwise placement will not be secured.
4. Payslip is required for applicant who is 35 years old and above with monthly income $2,000.00 or less OR to produce WTS letter to enjoy WTS funding.
IMPORTANT: Applications without ALL of the above required supporting documents will be considered incomplete and rejected. Singapore Polytechnic regrets that we will not be able to inform individual applicants of the incomplete documentation nor disclose the reasons for selection/non-selection of applicants.

PACE 500 Dover Road
Block T1A, Level 1, Room T1A12
Singapore 139651


Note: PACE Academy course schedules, course trainer, course fees and course availability are subject to change without prior notice.




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