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Value of Quantifying and Communicating Carbon Footprint

Carbon footprint is an effective Key Performance Indicator (KPI) for communicating a company’s environmental and sustainability performance. It is also an ideal tool for translating a company’s contributions and achievements of adopting green practices and technologies. Carbon footprint assessment reflects the factors impacting a company’s bottom-line, like energy consumption, materials utilisation and waste management. Increasing pressure from investors, governments, and customers is making carbon footprint assessment critical for any company pursuing sustainability.

In order to meet the busy schedules of professionals, SIMTech has launched the Integrated Carbon Footprint Assessment Methodology Programme to train industry professionals to assess and communicate their organization’s carbon footprint. At the end of the course, participants will be equipped with both the methodology and hands-on experiences to assess their company’s carbon footprint in compliance with international standards, and effectively communicate their eco-performance.

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Module | Apply Integrated Carbon Footprint Assessment Methodology



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  • Designed for working professionals
  • Consultancy and mentorship-based training programme
  • Conducted by SIMTech researchers with extensive experience in carbon footprint assessment and analysis across diverse industrial sectors
  • Participants will also be trained to use SIMTech’s patent-pending carbon footprint assessment toolkit
        


With this programme, the participant and his/her company will have the opportunity to:

  • Become an expert in Carbon Footprint (CFP) Assessment
  • Quantify own company’s product CFP
  • Save costs through more efficient use of energy and materials
  • Reduce environmental impact by reducing toxic emission
  • Enhance business competitiveness
  • Prepare for compliance with ISO standards


This module is designed to help companies train their managers, engineers and consultants to become skilled in carbon footprint quantification and communication.


Assessment Theory

  • Understand CFP Principles
  • Learn Assessment Methodologies
  • Apply Knowledge to Past Case Studies

Assessment Practice

  • Quantify CFP
  • Identify environmental hotspots
  • Communicate results findings
     


Dr Song Bin is a Senior Scientist from SIMTech's Sustainability and Lifecycle Management team under the Planning and Operations Management Group.  His current R&D focus is on methodologies and tools for advancing sustainability in manufacturing operations that include closed-loop manufacturing, carbon footprint management, and manufacturing energy efficiency. He has over 20 years of R&D experience in product lifecycle management and life cycle engineering. During this period, he has initiated and successfully led many research and industry funded projects, ranging from million-dollar projects by government agencies and multi-national companies (MNCs), as well as smaller projects with small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

View Dr Song Bin's researcher portfolio here.

Dr Jonathan Low is a Scientist at SIMTech and specialises in the field of Life Cycle Engineering and Sustainable Manufacturing. Prior to his graduate studies, Dr Low spent his early career honing his technical skills at one of the largest multinational electronics manufacturing services (EMS) company in Singapore. Over the years, Dr Low has been involved in numerous sustainability-related R&D and consultancy projects, and has been actively publishing in the field. In the process, he has received a number of wards, such as the SIMTech Award, the A*STAR Borderless Award and MTI Borderless Award.


View Dr Jonathan Low's researcher portfolio here.


Ms Tan Yee Shee is a Senior Research Engineer from SIMTech under the Sustainability and Lifecycle Management team. She has vast experience in sustainability assessment, particularly in life cycle assessment as well as energy analysis. She completed her Master Degree in Environmental Engineering, specializing in environmental management, from the National Cheng Kung University of Taiwan, in 2012. Her current research focuses on energy efficiency, carbon footprint assessment and sustainable manufacturing.

View Ms Tan Yee Shee's researcher portfolio here.

 

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  • Applicants should possess a degree in any discipline or a diploma with a minimum of 3 years of related working experience.
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English.


The full course fee for this programme is S$4,000 before course fee funding and GST.

Course Fee Funding

All Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents;
Age ≥ 21 years

Singapore Citizens only


Up to 70% of course fee 

SME Sponsored¹

Age ≥ 40 years²

Age ≥ 35 years and earn ≤ S$2,000/month³

Up to 90% of course fee

95% of course fee

COURSE FEE PER MODULE (COMPANY-SPONSORED REGISTRATIONS)

PE WSQ Programme in Integrated Carbon Footprint Assessment Methodology (i-CARE)


All Singapore Citizens and
Permanent Residents aged > 21 years

 Singapore Citizens only;
Aged > 40 years²
Singapore Citizens only;
Aged > 35 years & earn < S$2000/month³
Company Type
Non-SME
Sponsored

SME
Sponsored¹

Non-SME Sponsored
 SME Sponsored¹
 Non-SME Sponsored
SME Sponsored¹
 

Full Course Fee
(per module)

S$4,000.00

S$4,000.00

S$4,000.00
S$4,000.00
S$4,000.00 S$4,000.00

SkillsFuture Funding

S$2,800.00

S$2,800.00

S$2,800.00
S$2,800.00
S$2,800.00
S$2,800.00

Total Gross Fee

S$1,200.00

S$1,200.00

 S$1,200.00 S$1,200.00 S$1,200.00 S$1,200.00

GST Payable
(
based on 30% of full course fee)

S$84.00

S$84.00

S$84.00
S$84.00 S$84.00
S$84.00

Total course fee payable to SIMTech for each module

S$1,284.00

S$1,284.00

S$1,284.00
S$1,284.00 S$1,284.00 S$1,284.00
20% or 25% Enhanced Funding claimable through SkillsConnect, subject to eligibility critera.
Not Applicable
S$800.00;
under  Enhanced SMEs Support Funding Scheme
S$800.00; under  Enhanced Mid-Career Funding Scheme
S$800.00;
Under Enhanced Mid-Career Funding Scheme
S$1,000.00;
Under WTS Funding Scheme
S$1,000.00;
Under
WTS Funding Scheme

Course fee covers training and assessment. Please note that fees and funding amount are subject to change.

All Singaporeans and Permanent Residents aged 21 years and above can enjoy course funding of up to 70% of the course fee.

[1]

Singaporean or Permanent Resident employees fully sponsored by SMEs can enjoy course fee funding support of up to 90% of the course fee under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) scheme, subject to eligibility criteria.

Application for the enhanced funding will be administered through SkillsConnect. SMEs can submit applications and claims through the online SkillsConnect platform and enhanced funding will be awarded to those who meet the eligibility criteria.

 [2] Singaporeans aged 40 years and above can enjoy course fee funding of up to 90% of the course fee under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (SFMCES).

Application for the enhanced funding will be administered through SkillsConnect. Companies can submit applications and claims through the online SkillsConnect platform and enhanced funding will be awarded to those who meet the eligibility criteria.

 [3] Singaporeans aged 35 years and above with earnings not more than S$2,000 per month can enjoy course fee funding for 95% of the course fee under the Workfare Training Support (WTS) scheme.

Application for the enhanced funding will be administered through SkillsConnect. Companies can submit applications and claims through the online SkillsConnect platform and enhanced funding will be awarded to those who meet the eligibility criteria.


*Note: The course participants must also meet the following criteria to qualify for the course fee funding:

  • Achieve at least 75% course attendance; and
  • Take all assessments


The full course fee for this programme is S$4,000 before course fee funding and GST.

Course Fee Funding

All Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents;
Age ≥ 21 years

Singapore Citizens only


Up to 70% of course fee 

SME Sponsored¹

Age ≥ 40 years²

Age ≥ 35 years and earn ≤ S$2,000/month³

Up to 90% of course fee

95% of course fee

COURSE FEE PER MODULE (SELF-SPONSORED REGISTRATIONS)

PE WSQ Programme in Integrated Carbon Footprint Assessment Methodology (i-CARE)


All Singapore Citizens and
Permanent Residents aged > 21 years


Singapore Citizens only

 

Full Course Fee
(per module)


S$4,000.00

 Aged > 40 years²
 Aged > 35 years & earn < S$2000/month³

S$4,000.00

S$4,000.00

SkillsFuture Funding

S$2,800.00

S$3,600.00

S$3,800.00

Total Gross Fee

S$1,200.00

S$400.00

S$200.00

GST Payable
(
based on 30% of full course fee)

S$84.00

S$84.00

S$84.00

Total course fee payable to SIMTech for each module

S$1,284.00

S$484.00

S$284.00

Course fee covers training and assessment. Please note that fees and funding amount are subject to change.

All Singaporeans and Permanent Residents aged 21 years and above can enjoy course funding of up to 70% of the course fee.

[2]

Singaporeans aged 40 years and above can enjoy course fee funding of up to 90% of the course fee under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (SFMCES).

[3]

Singaporeans aged 35 years and above with earnings not more than S$2,000 per month can enjoy course fee funding for 95% of the course fee under the Workfare Training Support (WTS) scheme.

Singaporeans aged 25 years old and above are eligible for SkillsFuture Credit which can be used to offset course fees for self-sponsored registrations only.


*Note: The course participants must also meet the following criteria to qualify for the course fee funding:

  • Achieve at least 75% course attendance; and
  • Take all assessments


Please refer to the course schedule for training venue for the respective batch/run.

 


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