Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is a module selected from the Specialist Diploma in Supply Chain Management. It enables participants to acquire new skills or deepen relevant skills without the need to pursue a full specialist diploma. As this is a stackable course, participants may choose to complete the remaining modules within the validity period, of two years, to be awarded the full Specialist Diploma qualification.

This module aims to equip participants with knowledge on ERP fundamentals. It also provides an overview of the ERP and systems navigation. Participants will also be introduced to major business processes in the ERP system.

Through this module, participants will also have the opportunity to engage in hands-on practices om material management, sales and distribution, as well as production planning. These will enable participants to acquire the necessary expertise to perform procurement, inventory management, sales, and production related transactions.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the module, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the role of an ERP system in carrying out business processes

  • Explain the basic functionality of an ERP system

  • Execute a procure-to-pay process in ERP system

  • Execute an order-to-cash process in ERP system

  • Execute a material planning process in ERP system

Entry Requirement

Applicants should possess a relevant polytechnic diploma or degree in Engineering, Information Technology, Business, or Science from recognised institutions.

For applicants who do not meet the minimum entry requirements, an interview will be conducted to assess applicants’ qualification and working experience.


Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Completion by Republic Polytechnic upon completing the module.

New Intake Commencement Duration Mode and Venue Schedule Application Start and End Date
Oct 2023 15 Hours Online Learning & Face-to-face lesson at Republic Polytechnic Tuesday or Thursday (7:00pm - 10:00pm) 17 Jul 2023 to 31 Aug 2023

Application outcome will be released at least 3 weeks prior to course commencement

Note: RP reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme and amend information without prior notice.

Fees for Jan 2023 intake

Full Course Fees (with GST) Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above Singapore PR SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens SME-sponsored Singapore PR
$361.13 $54.57 $36.92 $361.13 $38.07 $58.13

Fees for Apr to Oct 2023 intakes

Full Course Fees (with GST) Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above Singapore PR SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens SME-sponsored Singapore PR
$370.98 $54.57 $36.92 $370.98 $38.07 $61.98

- Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
- Fees reflected are inclusive of Goods and Services Tax (GST). In line with the government fee freeze directive from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2023, the fees in 2023 for Singapore Citizen will remain the same as 2022. RP will absorb the additional 1% GST for Singapore Citizen in 2023 only.

Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants. 

All information is accurate at time of publishing. 
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Last updated on 17 Jul 2023

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