WSQ Assess Building Envelope for Thermal Efficiency



What is this course about?    


This course aims to provide people already working or wishing to enter the process industry with the skills and knowledge required Energy Management.



Suitable for

Individuals who are currently operators or technicians from the following sub-sectors:

  • Facilities Management
  • Energy Management
  • Project Management


Assumed Skills and Knowledge


Participants are assumed to:

  • Have knowledge of building work;
  • Have computer literacy;
  • Be able to listen 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.

Funding Incentives

Course Fee: $1,200.00 ($1,284.00 with GST)



Funding Type Funded Amount Amount Payable (With GST)
Singaporeans and PRs $360.00 $924.00
Singapore Citizens 40 years old and above $1,080.00 $204.00
Workfare Training Support (WTS) letter holders / Singapore Citizens 35 years old and above (13 years and above for Persons With Disabilities) + earning <$2,000 $1,140.00 $144.00
Singapore Citizens from SME company $1,080.00 $204.00


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 amount to Singapore Polytechnic.


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



Course Outline


This course will cover the knowledge required to assess the thermal conditions within a building using reference standard data and analyze the factors that affect the thermal condition within a building. The participants will be able to recommend appropriate methods of reducing heat transmission through building fabrics. Participants will also be able to interpret the specific thermal properties of materials and construction and interpret building drawings and to identify problems and propose solutions.


Mode of Assessment


Written test and Practical performance/work assignment.





This is the sector elective competency unit required for the qualification Advanced Certificate in Process Technology (Energy Management).


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 5

3. Pay slip

4. Declaration Form

 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.



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.


General Administration PACE

Office Hours:
8.30am - 6.00pm (Mon - Thur)
8.30am - 5.30pm (Fri)

Counter Service:
8.30am - 8.00pm (Mon - Fri)

The Office is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.

Terms and Conditions




Course Date:



Registration Date:



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




Duration: 8 Sessions

(Total training hours - 24 hours)


Day: Tuesday & Thursday


Time: 6pm - 9pm


Venue: Singapore Polytechnic




Course Fee: $,1200.00 (w/o GST)


GST: $84.00


Full Course Fee: $1,284.00 (with GST)


Please refer to Funding Incentives for more information.



Please read the application procedure before proceeding to fill in the application form.


1) Online application only.


2) Complete the online application form and click 'Submit'.


3) Submit the WSQ Declaration Form


Download WSQ Declaration Form here


4) You will receive a 'Class List' email which will include payment of course fee information.


5) You will only be enrolled to class upon making payment of course.


6) Kindly upload all the relevant documents upon registration.

(Please refer to documents required for registration.)


7) You will receive an email when the course is confirmed.





Terms and Conditions