Enhanced Alumni Skills Advancement Programme

RP will enhance its Alumni Skills Advancement Programme (ASAP) to include stackable Skills-Based Modular Courses (SBMCs) from RP’s Specialist Diploma programmes. Under the enhanced ASAP, RP alumni get to enjoy complimentary enrolment into their first three (3) SBMCs or SkillsFuture (SF) Series courses offered by RP.

The enhanced ASAP scheme is valid from 1 June 2020 to 31 May 2022. 

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Skills-Based Modular Courses (SBMC)
SBMC are taken from RP's Specialist Diploma programmes and are stackable to 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 Republic Polytechnic:

  Specialist Diploma Name   Skills-Based Modular Courses
  SD in Applied Artificial Intelligence 
  • Math for Machine Learning
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Introduction to Data Management for Machine Learning
  • Machine Learning Fundamentals
  • Pattern Recognition & Anomaly Detection
  • Recommender Systems
  • Virtual Assistants
  SD in Applied Learning and Teaching
  • Principles of Learning
  • Effective Communication for Teaching and Learning
  • Learner-Centered Teaching
  • Teaching with Technology
  • Curriculum - Design and Evaluation
  • Instructional Design
  • Principles of Assessment and Test Design
  • Conduct and Review of Assessment
  SD in Aviation Management and Services
  • Passenger Services Management
  • Airport Engineering and Operations
  • Airside Operations and Ramp Services
  • Load Control and Air Cargo Operations
  • Aircraft and Flight Operations
  • Airline Marketing and Revenue Management
  • Ground Services and Aviation Safety
  • Airline Business Management
  SD in Biomedical Informatics and Analytics
  • Fundamentals of Biomedical Informatics
  • Programming for Biomedical Sciences
  SD in Biomedical Technology
  • Biomedical Sensors and Measurements
  • Biomedical Instrumentation and Systems
  • Medical Imaging
  SD In Business Analytics
  • Database and Data Models
  • Statistics and Statistical Models
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Mining and Predictive Analytics
  • Big Data and Text Analytics
  SD in Career Counselling
  • Positive Psychology
  • Counselling and Coaching Skills
  • Psychometric Assessment
  • Job and Labour Market Analysis
  • Career Development and Counselling
  • Career Counselling Project
  SD in Cloud Architecting and Management
  • Cloud Computing Fundamentals
  • Cloud Architecting
  • Cloud Implementation
  • Cloud Security & DevOps
  SD in Digital Business
  • Digital Business Models
  • Platform and Digital Ecosystem
  • Digital Business Market Validation
  • Business Model Design
  • Digital Storefront Creation
  • Digital Marketing Strategies
  SD in Digital Content Creation for Business
  • Visual Communication
  • Digital Photography
  • User Experience Fundamentals
  • Business Model Design
  SD in Healthy Ageing and Community Care for Seniors
  • Ageing Process & Promotion of Physical Health
  • Holistic Assessment for Seniors
  • Psychosocial Health and Nutrition for Seniors
  • Prevention and Management of Falls and frailty in Seniors
  • Care for Seniors with Chronic Illnesses
  • Multi-disciplinary and Multi-sectoral care for Seniors
  SD in Hospitality Business Management
  • Managing Service Quality in Hotels
  • Facilities and Building Management
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Financial Management in Hospitality
  • Marketing and Revenue Management
  • Business Law in Hospitality
  SD in Integrated Care Management
  • Integrated Care and the Health System
  • Advanced Integrated Care Planning
  • Communication and Health Coaching
  • Advanced Care Coordination and Navigation
  • Leadership and Outcome Management
  • Social and Family Dynamic
  SD in IoT Technologies and Solutioning
  • Automation and Connectivity
  • Analytics and Machine Learning
  • Architecting IoT Solutions
  SD in Sport Science and Wellness
  • Fitness and Conditioning
  • Sport and Exercise Nutrition
  • Wellness and Health Management
  SD in Supply Chain Management
  • Warehouse Management and Operations
  • Transportation Management and Operation
  • Freight Services and Operation
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • Pharmaceutical and Cold Chain Management
  SD in User Experience for Infocomm Technology
  • Design Research
  • Information Architecture and Interaction Design
  • Visual Design
  • UX Requirements & Processes


  • 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.