Enhanced Alumni Skills Advancement Programme

From Jun 2020, Republic Polytechnic (RP) will enhance its Alumni Skills Advancement Programme (ASAP) to include Skills-Based Modular Courses (SBMCs) that stack towards a Post-Diploma Certificate or a full Specialist Diploma. Under the enhanced ASAP, RP alumni enjoy complimentary enrolment into their first three (3) SBMCs or SkillsFuture (SF) Series courses offered by RP.

SBMCs for 2021 intake are open for registration.

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Skills-Based Modular Courses (SBMC)
SBMC are taken from RP's Specialist Diploma programmes and are stackable to a Post-Diploma Certificate or a full Specialist Diploma, allowing our alumni to upgrade their skills at their own pace.

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SkillsFuture (SF) Series Courses
SF series courses are short, industry-relevant training programmes focused on emerging skills which alumni can learn at their convenient and comfortable pace.

Over 80 SBMCs and 200 SF series courses are available to alumni, in the following fields:

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Applied Teaching and Learning

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Advanced Manufacturing

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Applied Artificial Intelligence

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Applied Science

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Aviation Management

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Data Analytics and Tech-enabled Services

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Digital Media


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Health Management and Community Care

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Hospitality Management

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And Many More

List of Skills-Based Modular Courses offered by RP:

  Specialist Diploma Name   Skills-Based Modular Courses
  SD in Applied Artificial Intelligence 

Nov 2021 Intake

Jun 2022 Intake
  SD in Aviation Management and Services

Jan 2022 Intake

  • Aircraft and Flight Operations
  • Airline Marketing and Revenue Management
  • Ground Services and Aviation Safety
  • Airline Business Management

Jun 2022 Intake

  • Passenger Services Management
  • Airport Engineering and Operations
  • Airside Operations and Ramp Services
  • Load Control and Air Cargo Operations
  SD in Biomedical Informatics and Analytics

Oct 2021 Intake

  SD in Biomedical Technology

Jun 2022 Intake

  SD In Business Analytics

Oct 2021 or Apr 2022 Intake

  SD in Career Counselling

Oct 2021 Intake

Apr 2022 Intake

  SD in Cloud Architecting and Management

Jun 2022 Intake

Jan or Apr 2022 Intake

  • Cloud Implementation
  • Cloud Security & DevOps
  SD in Digital Business

Jun 2022 Intake

  SD in Digital Content Creation for Business

Jun 2022 Intake

  SD in Healthy Ageing and Community Care for Seniors

Oct 2021 Intake

Apr 2022 Intake

  SD in Hospitality Business Management
Jan 2022 Intake
Jun 2022 Intake
  SD in Integrated Care Management

Oct 2021 Intake

Apr 2022 Intake

  SD in Sport Science and Wellness

Jun 2022 Intake

  SD in Supply Chain Management

Oct 2021 Intake

Apr 2022 Intake

  SD in User Experience for Infocomm Technology

Oct 2021 Intake

 SD in Esports Business and Production Jun 2022 Intake 
  • The Esports Ecosystem
  • Digital Marketing Strategies
  • Coaching and Team Management
  • Performance Management for Esports Athletes
  • Understanding Game Design
  • Video Production for Esports
  • Staging Esports Events for Entertainment
  • Esports Events Planning and Management
 SD in Immersive Experience for Business Jun 2022 Intake
 SD in Digital Social Service  Jun 2022 Intake

  • Emerging Trends in Social Purpose Organisations
  • Digital Analytics in Applied Research
  • Social Advocacy in a Digital Era
 SD in DevOps  Jun 2022 Intake

  • Release and Security in DevOps
  • Deployment Agile Methodology in DevOps
 SD in in AgriTechnology and AgriBusiness   Oct 2021 Intake
  • Agricultural Biology
  • Plant Production Principles and Technologies
  • Agricultural Analytics & Productivity
  • Agricultural Supply Chain Management


  • Applicable to alumni who have not fully utilised their three ASAP entitlements.
  • Alumni who have fully utilised their three ASAP entitlements will not be able to enjoy the complimentary enrolment into the SBMC.
  • For SBMCs, alumni are allowed to select Modular Courses from the same or different Specialist Diplomas. For example, you can select 'Math for Machine Learning' from Specialist Diploma in Applied Artificial Intelligence and 'Principles of Learning' from Specialist Diploma in Applied Learning & Teaching. This will utilise two out of three of the ASAP entitlements.
  • Alumni who are interested to attain a full Specialist Diploma qualification can accumulate or stack the three complimentary SBMCs with the remaining modular courses from the same Specialist Diploma within a period of two years.

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