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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


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

<b>Benefits:</b>
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
<b>MECHANICAL SERVICING</b>
<b>ITE SKILLS CERTIFICATE (ISC) IN MECHANICAL SERVICING</b>
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.

<b>Core Modules</b>
There are 5 core modules in the Mechanical Servicing Course.

The 5 core modules are :
Mechanical Fabrication
Piping &amp; Valve System
Machinery Servicing
Hydraulics &amp; Pneumatics
Industry Experiential Programme


<b>FACILITY SERVICES</b>
<b>ITE SKILLS CERTIFICATE (ISC) IN FACILITY SERVICES</b>
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.

<b>Core Modules</b>
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)
<b>HOSPITALITY SERVICES</b>
<b>ITE SKILLS CERTIFICATE (ISC) IN HOSPITALITY SERVICES</b>
This course provides students with skills and knowledge in Food Preparation, Food &amp; Beverage Service, Housekeeping Services and Customer Service skills, relevant to the hospitality industry.

<b>Core Modules</b>
There are 5 core modules in the ISC in Hospitality Services Course. The 5 core modules are:

Food Preparation
Food &amp; Beverage Service
Housekeeping Service
Customer Service
Industry Experiential Programme (IEP)


<b>RETAIL SERVICES</b>
This course provides students with the skills and knowledge to serve customers, promote goods and services, display merchandise and perform cashiering duties in a retail outlet.

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)
  
<b>INDUSTRY EXPERIENTIAL PROGRAM</b>
The 8 weeks Industry Experiential Program (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.