Introduction to Google Firebase for Android Developers

This is a hands-on workshop that will equip participants with the skills and knowledge needed for using Google Firebase. Participants will learn to develop a full-fledged Android app that has features including authentication, user-activity tracking and connected real-time database.

This basic course introduces learners to:

  • Firebase Real-time Database

  • Firebase Authentication

    • Email/password

    • Google Sign-in

  • Firebase Database Security

Learning Objectives

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

  • set up Firebase for Android

  • create, retrieve, update and delete data on the Firebase Real-time Database

  • set up Firebase Authentication

  • understand Firebase Real-time Database security rules

Entry Requirement

  • Minimum entry requirement: ITE qualification holder

  • Familiarity with at least one programming language and general programming concepts

  • Familiarity with Android programming is a plus.


Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Attendance by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 80% of the attendance requirement.

Course Date


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Course Duration

2 days

Course Venue

Republic Polytechnic

Full Course Fee (Others) Workfare Training Scheme (WTS)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-employed Singapore Citizens Singapore Citizens aged below 40 OR Singapore PR

*SkillsFuture credit approved.

Last updated on 13 Feb 2020

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Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.