High Voltage Operation for Engineers

Offered by School of Engineering

Short Course / 15 days / TGS-2020001010

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

For many engineers, dealing with high voltage and hazardous energy is part of the job. That’s why electrical safety in terms of design, operations and maintenance are all imperative to prevent and avoid accidents and injuries.

Learning Outcomes

Keep safe at the workplace with essential knowledge about high voltage equipment and systems, including the Safety and Licensing requirement of Energy Market Authority (EMA). You’ll benefit from learning at the High Voltage Training Centre, which is fully equipped with the following range of 22KV distribution network equipment interfaced to a modern SCADA System, high voltage safety equipment complying with IEC Standard, and integrated digital protection and control relays complete with computerised test equipment.


Course Date: TBC
Application Period: TBC
Duration: 15 days
Time: 9am to 6pm
Delivery Mode: Classroom
Venue: TBC

This course may be conducted online subject to Covid-19 guidelines.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

  • High voltage switch-gear
  • Power transformer operation
  • Power cable & earthing system
  • Distribution network protection
  • Testing & commissioning of high voltage equipment
  • High voltage operation and Safety & Licensing Requirement


Certificate of Participation will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance.

Participants registered with professional bodies will be awarded the following:

– 30 PEB PDUs

Entry Requirements

Participants should preferably have a basic degree in electrical engineering.

Course Fees

SkillsFuture Credit
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory.

GST Increment in 2024
Please note that the GST rate will be revised to 9% with effect from 1 Jan 2024, as such any payable course fees will be subjected to the new GST rate adjustments in 2024.


  • The fees below are determined based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review and revision.
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Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full course fees$2234.50