Urban Landscape Management for Facilities Managers

Short Course / 2 days

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

Course Information

Upgrade Your Skills in Urban Landscape Management

Landscape management is an integral part of property and facility management. Well maintained landscape enhances the attractiveness and therefore value of the properties. It contributes to a positive brand image. Property and facility managers require knowledge to plan, manage and complete landscape maintenance projects on time and on budget. This course is designed to develop a broad understanding of urban landscape management practices.
This course is suitable for:

  • Facility Managers
  • Estate Maintenance Officers
  • Construction Supervisors
  • Landscape Product Suppliers
  • Landscape Designers
  • Interior Designers

12 CEU will be awarded to Certified Horticulturists, and 5 CEU for Certified Arborists upon the completion of this course.

Learning Outcomes

This course will equip participants with a broad understanding of urban landscape management practices, principles, tools and applications, including:

  • Knowledge of basic botanical characteristics
  • Environmental requirements for good plant growth
  • Concepts and principles of landscape and garden designs
  • Landscape installation procedures, maintenance schedules and specifications
  • Irrigation system design, operation and solutions
  • Monitoring of work to support the facilities management industry


Course Date: 22 September – 23 September 2021
Application Date: 16 June 2021 – 29 August 2021
Time: 9am to 5pm
Duration: 1 day

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

Lesson Plan

This course consists of 1 modules:

  • Landscaping Contract Management
  • Plant Health, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Operation and Uses of Landscape Irrigation Systems
  • Basic Landscape Design Principles
  • Soil Information and Nutrient Requirement
  • Field Trip/Case Study Discussion


A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass all required assessment(s). A Certificate of Participation will be awarded to participants who meet the 75% attendance requirement but did not pass all required assessment(s). Upon the completion of the program, course participants will be awarded 12 CEU points for the Certified Practising Horticulturist certification and 5 CEU points for the Certified Arborist certification.

Entry Requirements

Applicants with any of the following qualifications are invited to apply for the course:

Post-Secondary/ ITE/ Diploma/ Degree level Property Executives and Property Managers who oversee a diverse portfolio of commercial/industrial/logistic buildings in Singapore.

Course Fees

Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.
The course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit. For more information on the SkillsFuture Credit click here.
For enhanced training support, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

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.

For more information on other subsidies, please click here

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

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Singapore Citizens (SC) below the age of 40 years$208.65
Singapore Citizens (SC) aged 40 and above$78.65
Singapore Permanent Residents (PR)$208.65
Enhanced Training Support for SME Scheme (for SC & SPR)$78.65
Others (and Repeat Students)$212.00
Full Course Fee$695.50