Year 2020

Year 2020

Professional Certificate Programs

The list of Professional Certificate courses available for 2020 can be found below. There is no prerequisite for applying for the Professional Certificate courses.

For more information about our courses, grants and subsidies, please feel free to contact our Consultants today.

Grants & Subsidies

Types of Subsidies Description
SkillsFuture Credit “All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website (www.skillsfuture.sg/credit) to choose from the courses available on the SkillsFuture Credit course directory.”

Arium School of Arts & Sciences (ASAS) offers a wide range of Professional Certificate programs. Some of these courses can be paid with the Skillsfuture SG (SSG) SkillsFuture Credit. You can contact us to enquire more about using your SkillsFuture Credit for SSG approved courses.

National Council of Social Service members If you are an eligible staff/volunteer from NCSS member Agencies and MSF-funded Agencies, you can receive up to $150 in additional subsidies for some of our courses.
Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP) for NTUC members NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP.
Skills Development Fund (SDF) For courses accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System:

Course Fee Subsidies and Absentee Payroll Funding are available for employers sponsoring employees who are either a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident.

For self-sponsored, 50% – 90% of your course fees can be utilised through government subsidies, depending on applicant’s age and citizenship.

Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) Singaporeans between 18 and 30 years old can use their PSEA to offset the balance fees from some of our courses.
Productivity Solutions Grant (PSG) “Companies with an approved Productivity Solution Grant (SkillsFuture Training Subsidy) PSG (SFTS) application can tap on the PSG (SFTS) that covers up to 70% of out-of-pocket training expenses, capped at $10,000 per company, for use on PSG (SFTS)-eligible courses.

Visit the PSG (SFTS) website (www.skillsfuture.sg/psgtrainingsubsidy) for more information on PSG (SFTS) scheme. Please note that PSG (SFTS)-eligible courses can only be found on http://www.skillsfuture.sg/psgtrainingsubsidy_courses.”

Application Procedure

To download an application form, please click here: Professional Certificate Application Form
For Application and SkillsFuture Credit Claim procedure, please click here: Registration Procedure

These Professional Certificates can be used to apply for our Specialist Diploma, Advanced Diploma of Arts and Graduate Diploma programs. Please click the link for a complete list of our Diploma programs: https://asasedu.com/all-programs/

Certificate Completion Requirements

Students are required to have at least 75% attendance to attain the Certificate. Students will receive their e-certificate through email, 3 months after the last lesson.

Syllabus

Our course outlines are based on past year textbooks; there may be changes to the current year textbooks’ edition.

*We reserve the rights to make amendments to the schedule.

WDA Ref Code Course Title – Psychology & Health and Social Care

(Click on Course Title below for detailed syllabus)

Course Dates Day/ Time Course Fee S$
Professional Certificate in Abnormal Psychology
(CLOSED)
14 Jan – 17 Mar 2020 Tues
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
Professional Certificate in Abnormal Child Psychology
(Inclusive of Abnormal Psychology)
(CLOSED)
14 Jan – 14 Apr 2020 Tues
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
Professional Certificate in Child Play Therapy
(CLOSED)
15 Jan – 11 Mar 2020 Wed
6.45pm – 9.15pm
$500
Professional Certificate in Education Psychology
(CLOSED)
3 Feb – 30 Mar 2020 Mon
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
Professional Certificate in Counseling & Psychotherapy
(CLOSED)
6 Feb – 26 Mar 2020 Thurs
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
Professional Certificate in Parenting: Parent-Child Relationship
(CLOSED)
6 Apr – 15 Jun 2020 Mon
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Developmental Psychology
(CLOSED)
8 Apr – 10 Jun 2020 Wed
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Child Development
(Inclusive of Developmental Psychology)
(CLOSED)
8 Apr – 22 Jul 2020 Wed
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
 CRS-Q-0040437-SSC Professional Certificate in Counseling & Psychotherapy / Para-Counselling (WSQ)
[1st run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
16 Apr – 4 Jun 2020 Thurs
(6.45pm – 9.45pm)
Sat, 25 Apr
(9.30am – 4.30pm)
Sat, 30 May
(9.30am – 5.30pm)
$920
CRS-Q-0040470-SSC Professional Certificate in Stress Management /
Resilience and Self-Care (WSQ)

[1st run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
5 May – 6 Jun 2020 Tues
(6.45pm – 9.45pm)
Sat, 16 May
(9.30am – 4.30pm)
Sat, 6 Jun
(9.30am – 5.30pm)
$920
Professional Certificate in Helping Relationships
(CLOSED)
28 May – 23 Jul 2020 Thurs
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
 CRS-Q-0040437-SSC Professional Certificate in Counseling / Para-Counselling (WSQ)
[2nd run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
13 Jun – 21 Jun 2020 Sat, 13 & 20 Jun
(9.30am – 5.30pm)
Sun, 14 Jun
(9.30am – 5.30pm)
Sun, 21 Jun
(9.30am – 5pm)
$920
Professional Certificate in Special Needs Education
(CLOSED)
22 Jun – 17 Aug 2020 Mon
6.45pm – 9.15pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
CRS-Q-0040470-SSC Professional Certificate in Stress Management /
Resilience and Self-Care (WSQ)

[2nd run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
4 Jul – 25 Jul 2020 Sat, 4 Jul
(9.30am – 1.30pm)
Sat, 11 Jul
(9.30am – 5.30pm)
Sat, 18 Jul
(9.30am – 4.30pm)
Sat, 25 Jul
(9.30am – 6pm)
 $920
Professional Certificate in Cognitive Psychology
(CLOSED)
29 Jul – 16 Sep 2020 Wed
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Behavior Modification
(Inclusive of Cognitive Psychology)
(CLOSED)
29 Jul – 14 Oct 2020 Wed
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Marriage & Family
(CLOSED)
6 Aug – 24 Sep 2020 Thurs
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Abnormal Psychology 31 Aug – 19 Oct 2020 Mon
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Abnormal Child Psychology
(Inclusive of Abnormal Psychology)
31 Aug – 30 Nov 2020 Mon
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Ethics in Counseling 1 Oct – 31 Oct 2020 Thurs
(7pm – 9.30pm)
Sat, 24 & 31 Oct
(9am – 3pm)
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
CRS-Q-0041206-SSC Early Intervention: Fundamentals and Principles (WSQ)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
2 Oct – 17 Oct 2020 Fri, 2 Oct
(7pm – 10pm)
Sat, 17 Oct
(9am – 7pm)
$500
CRS-Q-0040470-SSC Professional Certificate in Stress Management /
Resilience and Self-Care (WSQ)

[3rd run] 
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
3 Oct – 11 Oct 2020 Sat, 3 & 10 Oct
(9am – 5pm)
Sun, 4 Oct
(9am – 5pm)
Sun, 11 Oct
(9am – 3pm)
$920
CA-WSQ-2020-005992 Case Management in Practice (WSQ)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
23 Oct – 6 Dec 2020 Fri
(7pm – 10pm)
Sun, 22 Nov
(9am – 5pm)
Sun, 6 Dec
(9am – 1pm)
To be confirmed
Professional Certificate in Developmental Psychology 3 Nov – 22 Dec 2020 Tues
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Child Development
(Inclusive of Developmental Psychology)
3 Nov 2020 – 2 Feb 2021 Tues
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Research Methods 18 Nov – 19 Dec 2020 Wed
(6.45pm – 9.15pm)
Sat, 5 Dec
(1.45pm – 5.45pm)
Sat, 19 Dec
(9.30am – 6pm)
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members)
CRS-Q-0040437-SSC Professional Certificate in Counseling / Para-Counselling (WSQ)
[3rd run] 
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
21 Nov  – 5 Dec 2020 Sat, 21 & 28 Nov
(9am – 5pm)
Thurs, 26 Nov & 3 Dec
(7pm – 9.30pm)
Sat, 5 Dec
(9am – 6pm)
$920
CRS-Q-0041096-SSC Early Intervention: Key Practices and Strategies (WSQ)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
TBC TBC $920

 

WDA Ref Code Course Title – Sociology and Criminology

(Click on Course Title below for detailed syllabus)

Course Dates Day/ Time Course Fee S$
Professional Certificate in Family Violence
(CLOSED)
17 Jan – 13 Mar 2020 Fri
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
Professional Certificate in Victimology
(CLOSED)
24 Apr – 26 Jun 2020 Fri
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Theories of Criminal Behavior
(CLOSED)
3 Jul – 28 Aug 2020 Fri
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
(Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Criminal Justice 11 Sep – 30 Oct 2020 Fri
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)
Professional Certificate in Forensic Psychology 20 Nov 2020 – 22 Jan 2021 Fri
6.45pm – 9.45pm
$500
($150 subsidy for NCSS members / Supported under UTAP for NTUC members)

 

 

WDA Ref Code Course Title – Business and Communications

(Click on Course Title below for detailed syllabus)

Course Dates Day/ Time Course Fee S$
CRS-Q-0031315-SVCF Project A Positive & Professional Image [1st run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
8 Mar 2020 Sun
9am – 6.30pm
$260
CRS-Q-0036609-BM Present Information (WSQ) [1st run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
28, 29 Mar, 5 Apr 2020 Sat, 28 Mar
(2pm – 6pm)
Sun, 29 Mar & 5 Apr
(9am – 6pm)
$850
CRS-Q-0030015-BM Write Reports [1st run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
9, 10, 17 May & 7 Jun 2020 Sat, 9 May
(2pm – 6pm)
Sun, 10 May
(9am – 6pm)
Sun, 17 May
(9am – 1pm)
Sun, 7 Jun
(2pm – 6pm)
$790
CRS-Q-0034359-SVCF Provide Go-The-Extra-Mile Service (WSQ) [1st run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
27 Jun 2020 Sat
(9am – 6.30pm)
$300
CRS-Q-0031316-SVCF Respond To Service Challenges (WSQ) [1st run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
28 Jun 2020 Sun
(9am – 6.30pm)
$290
CRS-Q-0036609-BM Present Information (WSQ) [2nd run] (CLOSED)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
19, 26 Jul & 2 Aug 2020 Sun, 19 & 26 Jul
(9am – 6pm)
Sun, 2 Aug
(9am – 1pm)
$850
Professional Certificate in Communication Skills
(CLOSED)
21 Jul – 22 Sep 2020 Tues
6.45pm – 9.15pm
$500
CRS-Q-0031315-SVCF Project A Positive & Professional Image [2nd run]
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
15 Aug 2020 Sat
9am – 6pm
$260
CRS-Q-0031316-SVCF Respond To Service Challenges (WSQ) [2nd run]
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
22 Aug 2020 Sat
9am – 6pm
$290
CRS-Q-0034359-SVCF Provide Go-The-Extra-Mile Service (WSQ) [2nd run]
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
23 Aug 2020 Sun
9am – 6pm
$300
CRS-Q-0030015-BM Write Reports [2nd run]
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
12, 13, 20 Sep 2020 Sat, 12 Sep
(2pm – 6pm)
Sun, 13 & 20 Sep
(9am – 6pm)
$790
CRS-Q-0030015-BM Write Reports [3rd run]
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
19, 26, 27 Sep 2020 Sat, 19 Sep
(2pm – 6pm)
Sat, 26 Sep
(9am – 6pm)
Sun, 27 Sep
(9am – 6pm)
$790
CRS-Q-0038836-RET Service Excellence (WSQ) (Prev. Provide Go-The-Extra-Mile Service / Project A Positive & Professional Image)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
12 & 13 Dec 2020 Sat, 12 Dec
(9am – 6pm)
Sun, 13 Dec
(9am – 6pm)
$500
CRS-Q-0038834-RET Service Challenges (WSQ) (Prev. Respond To Service Challenges)
[accredited under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System]
20 Dec 2020 Sun
9am – 6pm
$290

For more information on registration, please visit https://asasedu.com/contact-us/