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Vocational Education

Prepare students for entry-level jobs in the Technical, Services and Creative industries. We offer programmes such as Vocational Training Programme, Pre-employment Skills Training Programme, Industry Experiential Programme (8-week).

VOCATIONAL EDUCATION


NORTHLIGHT ACADEMY
To provide student alternative pathway to enhance academy and vocational skills for better work sustainability and to embrace lifelong learning

Benefits:
For students:

Earn as you learn
Learn at real work environment
Acquire relevant career skills and develop confidence
Convert to Full time employment
Enhance job opportunity and progression
MECHANICAL SERVICING
ITE SKILLS CERTIFICATE (ISC) IN MECHANICAL SERVICING
This course aims to equip learners with the vocational technical skills and knowledge in installing, maintaining, troubleshooting and overhauling of various mechanical production machines and industrial equipment in a factory or process plant.

Core Modules
There are 5 core modules in the Mechanical Servicing Course. The 5 core modules are:
• Mechanical Fabrication
• Piping & Valve System
• Machinery Servicing
• Hydraulics & Pneumatics
• Industry Experiential Programme


FACILITY SERVICES
ITE SKILLS CERTIFICATE (ISC) IN FACILITY SERVICES
This course provides students with the skills and knowledge in performing first-line maintenance, repairing and servicing of air-conditioning system, plumbing and sanitary systems, and electrical systems in accordance with manufacturers’ guidelines, statutory requirements and respective codes of practices.

Core Modules
There are 5 core modules in the Facility Services Course. The 5 core modules are:
• Plumbing System Maintenance
• Electrical System Maintenance
• Refrigeration System Maintenance
• Air-Conditioning System Maintenance
• Industry Experiential Programme (IEP)
HOSPITALITY SERVICES
ITE SKILLS CERTIFICATE (ISC) IN HOSPITALITY SERVICES
This course provides students with the skills and knowledge to prepare basic western cuisine, provide food & beverage service, perform housekeeping and attend to customer needs, requests and enquiries.

Core Modules
There are 5 core modules in the ITE Skills Certificate (ISC) in Hospitality Services Course. The 5 core modules are:
• Food Preparation
• Food & Beverage Service
• Housekeeping Service
• Customer Service
• Industry Experiential Programme (IEP)


RETAIL SERVICES
ITE SKILLS CERTIFICATE (ISC) IN RETAIL SERVICES
This course provides students with the skills and technical knowledge to prepare merchandise for display on the shop floor, conduct stock-take, sell merchandise, provide customer service and handle point-of-sale operations.

Core Modules
There are 5 core modules in the ISC in Retail Services course. The 5 core modules are:
• Customer Service
• Merchandise Display
• Basic Retail Operations
• Point-of-Sale Operations
• Industry Experiential Programme (IEP)
  
INDUSTRY EXPERIENTIAL PROGRAMME
The 9-week Industry Experiential Programme (IEP) module is necessary for all final year students prior to their graduation. IEP provides students with the opportunities to improve their social, communication and technical skills needed for real work life upon their graduation. Their IEP is graded by industry supervisors based on their performance.