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Overview

This module provides participants with an in-depth knowledge and competency in selected topics in power engineering from the perspective of practicing engineers. It covers design considerations of societal responsibilities, public safety, environment and sustainability, with the aim of broadening and deepening the students’ knowledge and skillsets thereby benefitting their careers in the power engineering industries in the long term.
 


Teaching Team

What You’ll Learn

Professional Engineering Practices
  • Understanding and putting into practice of ethics, safety, societal considerations and engineering standards in design and management of electrical projects;
Design for Safety
  • Conducting health and safety risk assessment to design electrical installations for prevention of hazards arising from electric shock, arc flash, over current, thermal effects and exposure to the electromagnetic field, to comply with relevant standards;
Electromagnetic Compatibility and Functional Safety
  • Understanding the principles and theories of EMC and EMI coupling mechanisms, and the application of techniques and measures to achieve functional safety.
Lightning Protection System
  • Understanding the nature and characteristics of the lightning phenomenon; application of standards for lightning risk assessment and the design of lightning protection system for structure and low voltage systems.

Who Should Attend

  • Graduate engineers preparing for electrical Professional Practice Exam (PPE) paper of the Professional Engineers Board, Singapore
  • Practising engineers who wish to gain an in-depth knowledge and competency in the selected topics in power engineering
  • Graduates of SIT-NU BEng Electrical Power Engineering (EPE) programme
 

Prerequisites

Fundamental knowledge in electrical engineering acquired through BEng or advanced diploma course.

 

Certificate and Assessment

A Certificate of Participation will be issued to participants who:

  • Attend 75% of the module
  • Undertake the Continuous Assessment

A Certificate of Attainment will be issued to participants who:

  • Attend at least 75% of the module; and
  • Participants who pass the Continuous Assessment and Exam Paper will earn 6 ECTS credits, which are stackable for Postgraduate Certificate in Electrical Power Engineering
 

Continuing Professional Development

This module is eligible for the following continuing professional development units:

Schedule

Lesson Class Timings
(Fridays, 7pm to 10pm)
Lesson 1 6 Sep 2019
Lesson 2 13 Sep 2019
Lesson 3 20 Sep 2019
Lesson 4 27 Sep 2019
Lesson 5 4 Oct 2019
Lesson 6 11 Oct 2019
Recess Week 18 Oct 2019
Lesson 7 25 Oct 2019
Lesson 8 1 Nov 2019
Lesson 9 8 Nov 2019
Lesson 10 15 Nov 2019
Lesson 11 22 Nov 2019
Lesson 12 29 Nov 2019

Fees

Category Full Fee After SF Funding After SF Mid-Career
Enhanced Subsidy
Singapore Citizen (Below 40) / Singapore PR $3,447.54 $1,034.26 Not Eligible
Singapore Citizen (40 & above) $3,447.54 $1,034.26 $389.86
Non-Singaporeans $3,447.54 Not Eligible Not Eligible

Note:
  • All figures include GST. GST applies to individuals and Singapore-registered companies.
  • You can opt for either SF Series Funding or Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy. Both cannot be combined.

» Learn more about funding types available

Terms & Conditions:

SkillsFuture Funding
To be eligible for the 70% training grant awarded by SkillsFuture, applicants (and/or their sponsoring organisations where applicable) must:
  1.  Be a Singaporean Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident
  2.  Not receive any other funding from government sources in respect of the actual grant disbursed for the programme

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy To be eligible for the 90% enhanced subsidy awarded, applicants (and/or their sponsoring organisations where applicable) must:
  1.  Be a Singaporean Citizen
  2.  Be at least 40 years old
  3.  Not receive any other funding from government sources in respect of the actual grant disbursed for the programme

SIT reserves the right to collect the balance of the programme fees (i.e. the potential grant amount) directly from the applicants (and/or their sponsoring organisations where applicable) should the above requirements not be fulfilled.

SIT reserves the right to make changes to published course information, including dates, times, venues, fees and instructors without prior notice.

Course Series

Find out more about the Modular Certification Courses - Electrical Power Engineering (EPE)

These modules are stackable towards a Postgraduate Certificate in Electrical Power Engineering (PGCert EPE) or can be taken individually as a single module as follows:

Each module carries 6 ECTS credits which are stackable for graduate qualification of PGCert EPE. Candidates who pass any of the above 4 modules (totalling 24 credits) with a CGPA of 2.5 or more will be awarded the Postgraduate Certificate in Electrical Power Engineering (PGCert EPE) by SIT. All the above modules are subsidised by SkillsFuture Singapore. Eligible individual may enjoy up to a maximum of 5 subsidised modules

Key Info

Venue SIT@NYP Building 172 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8, 567739
Time 07:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Date 06 Sep 2019 (Fri) to
13 Dec 2019 (Fri)
Registration is Closed.

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