Shipboard Training and Assessment Course (E-Learning)


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.



 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.




Certificate of Performance (STCW A-11/2)


 Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at

Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:
a) For E-payment using Visa/Master cards, 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
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 7.30pm

c) For Cash payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
Finance Department
Admin Building, Level 2
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5:00pm

d) For Cheque payment:
Please make cheques 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: Manager (Short Programmes)
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Singapore 139651

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.

3. 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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On-going Enrolment throughout the year 


Application Procedure




E-Learning Programme




$400.00 (without GST)


With effect 1st Jan 2017, course fees will be revised to

$400.00 (without GST







For Course Specific details:

Mr S Premanathan, Course Coordinator