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Strategic and Sustainable Project Management Services (PDU)(SFC) 

Introduction

The aim of this course is to introduce the concepts, techniques and practice of engineering works and project management. This course is designed to suit the needs of engineers, architects, facilities management practitioners, real estate and property owners/developers, to appreciate the realm of engineering knowledge concerning time, cost, quality and safety in the deliverables, which will include such topics as organisation planning, staffing, roles of managers, planning and scheduling, client brief, scope statement, works management strategy, project and product life cycle, resource planning, outsourcing, risk management, partnering and managing international and inter-organisational installations and others. 

Objectives

Understand the broad implications of engineering works and organisational contribution that engineers should make
Consider the integration management of technical cum engineering functions and managerial/organisational/business functions
Discuss the role and responsibilities of engineers in contributing to the organisation effectives and competitiveness
Outline the works management skills that engineering managers must have towards the successful completion of works/projects at hand
 

Outline

What are works and installations of significantly large scale and complex?
Works charter and scope statement
Creating work breakdown structure
Time, cost planning and scheduling
Risk management
Developing effective site management team supported by HQ professionals, partnering & alignment of organisation and project culture
Effective problem solving and decision making
Measuring and monitoring the performance
Managing inter-organisational and international works and installations
Performance management via evaluation and controls, as well as closing out  

Trainer(s)

Dr Kang, Kok Hin

Kok Hin earned his 1st Class Honours Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering from Monash University, Australia under the Public Service Commission scholarship. He obtained Post graduate Diplomas in Business Studies and Business Administration from UK, and also graduated with a Master of Engineering from NUS Engineering, followed by an MBA and a Doctor of Philosophy from NUS in Building Science.

Kok Hin is currently the President of the Institution of Facilities Management Singapore, and is also under the Chartered Engineers of UK & Australia, and a corporate member of IFMA, USA and BIFM, UK. Dr Kang has been in the property and estate management and maintenance consultancy services related industries for more than 30 years and possess in-depth knowledge about providing strategic and operational facility management services. After spending 8 years of engineering design and maintenance services with the then Public Works of Singapore, Kok Hin joined the Mandarin Singapore Group for another 9 years as its Director of Projects to help set up many hotels locally and overseas. When he was with Centrepoint Property Ltd subsequently, he was involved in property and facilities establishment, property maintenance and management services. Thereafter, he was posted to Bangalore, Southern India and was involved in the construction, lease and facilities management of a state-of-the-art Technopark.

Kok Hin is currently with a multinational engineering, architectural design & FM firm in Singapore and has helped them manage over 1,000 buildings in Singapore with a gross floor area of 9 million square metres, plus approximately 3 million square metres of gross floor area in China providing strategic, tactical and Operational Facilities Management, Education and also Training services to MNCs and government clients. He has been actively offering lectures in Project and Facilities Management subjects to varsities and training schools of Singapore over the past 5 years.

Who Should Attend

Project Managers and Engineers

Course supported for the new Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP) funding

Union members may enjoy up to $250 unfunded course fee support when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP. Conditions apply. Visit www.ntuc.org.sg for more information.  

Details

Date(s):

24 August 2017 

Time:

9:00am to 5:00pm 

Venue:

NTU@one-north campus, Executive Centre 

Closing Date:

10 August 2017 

Course Fee:

Standard: S$417.30  

NTU/NIE Alumni, Staff & Students: S$333.84  

Group (3 & Above): S$375.57

NTUC Member: S$375.57

 

Registration fees inclusive of:

  • Course materials

  • Light refreshments

  • Complimentary Lunch - applicable at NTU@one-north campus only

  • Prevailing GST

Online Registration

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Methods of Payment

1. Credit Card (Visa, American Express and Mastercard only)

2. Cheque made payable to Nanyang Technological University

3. Invoice to Company (for Company Sponsored Participants)

4. E-invoice (for Government Organizations)

5. Telegraphic Transfer or Bank Draft (Note: All related charges are to be borne by participant)

Cancellation & Refund Policy

A written notification to cce@ntu.edu.sg or fax to

6774 2911 before course closing date.

No cancellation charges (Full refund)

 

 

A written notification on or after course closing date.
 

No Refund

SkillsFuture Credit (if applicable):
- Participant to cancel their claim with WDA
- NTU-CCE reserves the rights to collect the full fee amount from the participant

Replacement Policy

Given a 3 days notice before course commencement, companies may replace participants who have signed up for the course. Terms and conditions apply.

 

There is no replacement for participant utilising SkillsFuture Credit. Participant to cancel their SkillsFuture Credit claim with WDA.

Terms and Conditions

• Course is subject to a minimum participation before commencement
• Course is subject to a first-come-first-serve basis in light of overwhelming responses
• NTU-CCE reserves the right to change or cancel any course or trainer, in light of unforeseen circumstances
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