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 

November Intake

June Intake
  SD in Aviation Management and Services

January Intake

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

June 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

October Intake

  SD in Biomedical Technology

June Intake

  SD In Business Analytics

October or April Intake

  SD in Career Counselling

October Intake

  • Positive Psychology
  • Counselling and Coaching Skills
  • Psychometric Assessment

April Intake

  SD in Cloud Architecting and Management

June Intake

January or April Intake

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

June Intake

  SD in Digital Content Creation for Business

June Intake

  SD in Healthy Ageing and Community Care for Seniors

October Intake

April Intake

  SD in Hospitality Business Management
January Intake

June Intake

  SD in Integrated Care Management

October Intake

April Intake

  SD in Sport Science and Wellness

June Intake

  SD in Supply Chain Management

October Intake

April Intake

  SD in User Experience for Infocomm Technology

October Intake

 SD in Esports Business and Production June 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 June Intake
 SD in Digital Social Service  June Intake

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

  • Release and Security in DevOps
  • Deployment Agile Methodology in DevOps
 SD in in AgriTechnology and AgriBusiness   October Intake

  • Agricultural Biology
  • Plant Production Principles and Technologies
  • Agricultural Analytics & Productivity
  • Agricultural Supply Chain Management
SD in Coaching and Mentoring for Workplace Learning  October Intake

  • Promoting Active Learning through Technology
  • Facilitating Skills Development through Workplace Learning
  • Effecting Continuous Learning Environment


  • 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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