JPFA-RP Masterclass for Plant Factories with Artificial Lighting

This is a Masterclass Training for Indoor Vertical Farming/Plant Factories with Artificial Lighting (PFALs), offered in collaboration with Japan Plant Factory Association (JPFA). With more than a decade’s worth of experience, JPFA focuses on both academic and business advancements in the global industry of plant factory/controlled environment agriculture. This course aims to provide participants with knowledge and skillsets to design and develop an indoor vertical farming/PFAL with technologies.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Understand the principle, structure and function of PFALs
  • Understand plant growth and development
  • Adopt hydroponics for PFALs/vertical farming
  • Enable plant growth with artificial lighting
  • Understand the design concept of a PFAL/indoor farm

Who should attend?

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Farm owners
  • Farm operators
  • Farm managers 
  • Farm technicians

Certification

Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Attendance by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 75% of attendance requirement. 

    

Course Date

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Course Duration

2 days (9am - 5pm)

Course Venue

Day 1: Online Learning
Day 2: RP ACE @ Woodlands


    
Full Course Fee (Others) Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-employed Singapore Citizens & SPR Singapore Citizens aged below 40 OR Singapore PR
S$909.50
S$90.95
S$102.85
S$272.85

 *Note:
• Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
• All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.

• From 1 July 2020, Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) and fee subsidy under WTS will cease. WTS will be replaced by Workfare Skills Support Scheme (WSS). For more information on WSS, please refer to https://www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html. 
 
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.

Last updated on 29 Jun 2021

Need more help?

If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

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.