Introduction to Marine & Offshore Trends (Synchronous e-Learning)

Offered by School of Engineering

Short Course / 5 days / TGS-2020000428

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Course Fees

Course Information

Shipyards are in a challenging period operating in an environment impacted by oil demand and supply uncertainties, rising geopolitical tensions, COVID-19 outbreak, the US China trade war, and intense market competition.

This training form part of the transformation strategy to strengthen our shipyards technology and engineering capabilities to enable shipyards to move up the value chain to offer higher value-adding engineering solutions, as well as broadening their product suites.

Learning Outcomes

Get familiar with the marine trends for effective communication with domain experts in the associated industry. You’ll learn about LNG carrier, LNG production process on ships and regasification from terms to process used. You’ll also gain insights into hydropower, wind and solar energy including the power layout.


Course Date: TBA
Application Period: TBA
Duration: 5 days
Time: 6pm to 10pm
Delivery Mode: Synchronous e-Learning

For the schedule, please click here.

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

Lesson Plan

  • Energy business
  • Design of LNG carrier
  • Pre-treatment of natural gas
  • Liquefaction of natural gas
  • Re-gasification of LNG
  • LNG process equipment
  • Photovoltaic technology
  • Wind energy
  • Hydro Power
  • Overall Power Layout – Systems and substations


A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass the required assessment.

Course Fees

Funding period for this course is from 1 Jul 2020 to 30 Sep 2024.

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.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Enhanced training support for SMEs
For enhanced training support for SMEs, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) holders, please furnish the following documents to the course administrator to qualify for SSG funding:
Self-sponsored learner (**LTVP+): Copy of your green visit pass card, with the word ‘PLUS’ on the back of the card.
Co-sponsored learner (##LTVP+): Copy of valid and current Letter of Consent (LOC) from MOM

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.
  • Please refer to our FAQs for more information.

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 fee$490.50
Singaporeans aged below 40 qualified for SkillsFuture Funding $147.15
Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy$57.15
Singaporeans qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs $57.15
Singapore Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding $147.15
Singapore Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs $57.15
Others (and Repeat Students)$490.50