PCP for Data Analysts

Overview


This course aimed to provide new practitioners with practical data analytics skills and knowledge.  Businesses will be required to understand potential of data and staff must be competent to explore, discover insights from data and apply new insights to impact business outcome.

This course is part of the Professional Conversion Programmes (PCP) offered by NUS-ISS. 

  • PCP for Data Analysts
  • PCP for Data Analysts

Upcoming Classes

Class 112 Mar 2018 to 22 Jul 2018 (Full Time)

Duration: 112 days

Time:
9.00am - 5.00pm

Class 227 Aug 2018 to 06 Jan 2019 (Full Time)

Duration: 112 days

Time:
9.00am - 5.00pm

Course Details

  • Key Takeaways
  • Who Should Apply
  • What Will Be Covered
  • Fees, Funding & Salary Support
  • Certificate
  • Preparing for Your Course
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
  • Organise and present data from internal and external sources
  • Monitor data quality
  • Perform data analysis and identifies trends and patterns
  • Create and maintain business metrics/reports
  • Analyse related data to develop insights and recommendations
  • Acquire skills in communicating and interacting with others
  • Business professionals with domain knowledge who would like to develop and apply business analytics in their organisations
  • Existing data analysts with the need to update and broaden their portfolio
You should be:
  • A Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Newly hired and nominated by an eligible participating company for the PCP
  • Not in a similar job role prior to joining the PCP
At the same time, the participating company must be:
  • Registered or incorporated in Singapore
  • Demonstrate a need for a Data Analyst within the company
  • Issue a valid employment contract
  • Be able to provide structured on-the-job training
Format
The course will be conducted via 22 days of classroom training (including seminars and clinics) and 4 months of structured apprenticeship and mentoring.

Company-sponsored

S'poreans and PRs 
(aged 21 and above)

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy1 
(S’poreans aged 40 and above)

Workfare Training Support2
(S’poreans aged 35 and above, and earn ≤ $2,000 per month)

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs3

Notes

Full course fee

S$23,660

S$23,660

S$23,660

S$23,660

SSG grant

(S$16,562)

(S$16,562)

(S$16,562)

(S$16,562)

Nett course fee

S$7098

S$7098

S$7098

S$7098

7% GST on nett course fee

S$496.86

S$496.86

S$496.86

S$496.86

Total nett course fee payable, including GST

S$7594.86

S$7594.86

S$7594.86

S$7594.86

Fee payable to NUS-ISS

Less additional funding if eligible under various schemes#
(company needs to submit training grant and claim via Skillsconnect)

-

(S$4732)

(S$5915)

(S$4732)

Total nett course fee payable, including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

-

S$2862.86

S$1679.86

S$2862.86

Actual financial outlay by company

Various Funding Schemes

1Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy

  • Singaporeans aged 40 and above may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the course fees.


2
Workfare Training Support (WTS)

  • Singaporeans aged 35 and above (13 years and above for Persons With Disabilities) and earn not more than $2,000 per month, may enjoy subsidies up to 95% of the course fees.


3
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)

  • SME-sponsored employees (Singaporean Citizens and PRs) may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the course fees. For more details, click on Enhanced Training Support for SMEs.


Course attendee is eligible for only one funding scheme.

#For company-sponsored participants, companies would need to pay upfront 30% of the course fee to NUS-ISS and submit a training grant application for the remaining eligible subsidies, and subsequently a claim in Skillsconnect. For details, please refer to Skillsconnect guide 4.1 & 5.1.

This course is aligned to the National Infocomm Competency Framework (NICF) and accredited by SSG. Absentee payroll and up to 70% SSG funding of the course fee is available for eligible participants (Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents). Absentee payroll subsidy is available for eligible companies and companies on a short work week system will receive the absentee payroll subsidy based on their employees' current income. Please visit www.ssg.gov.sg for full details.


      TRAINING STIPEND

      70% funding for Singaporeans and Singapore PRs aged 21 and above; additional 20% funding for Singaporeans aged 40 years and above

      NOTE: This is NOT APPLICABLE to those who are serving the Singapore government and its related agencies or organisations. 

      Salary Support (during PCP programme)

      • 70% of monthly salary capped at S$4,000 per month for Singaporeans and Singapore PRs below 40 years
      • 90% of monthly salary capped at S$6,000 per month for Singaporeans 40 years and above OR at least 6 months unemployed


      Career Support Programme (after PCP programme)

      Career Support Programme (CSP) by Workforce Singapore available after the PCP programme (for SMEs offering salary at least $3,600/mth and non-SMEs offering salary at least $4,000/mth). 

      Please click HERE for more information on Career Support Programme for individuals.

      Please click HERE for more information on Career Support Programme for employers.

       


Certificate of Completion

The ISS Certificate of Completion will be issued to participants who have attended at least 75% of the course.

Assessment

Participants will be assessed based on their aptitude, attitude and the quality of deliverables produced.

Participants may need to attend additional coaching sessions and re-assessments if they do not pass. ISS reserves the right not to disclose any information on the course assessment process.

 

NUS-ISS Course Registration Terms and Conditions

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NUS-ISS and Learner’s Commitment and Responsibilities

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WIFI Access

WIFI access will be made available. User ID and password will be provided in the participant’s kit.

Venue

Institute of Systems Science, NUS
25 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
Singapore 119615 

Click here for directions to NUS-ISS.

In the event of a change of venue, participants are advised to refer to the acceptance email sent one week prior to the commencement date.

Course Confirmation

All classes are subject to confirmation and ISS will send an acceptance email to participants one week prior to the commencement date. Confirmed registrants are to attend and complete all lectures, class exercises, workshops and assessments (where applicable). Additionally, all responses to feedbacks and surveys conducted by ISS and its partners must be submitted. All training and assessments will be delivered as described in the course webpage.

General Enquiry

Please feel free to write to isstraining@nus.edu.sg or call 6516 2093 if you have any enquiry or feedback.

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