Full Day Course - Grow Leafy Vegetables Using Hydroponics Technology (Basic Level) - 26 Oct 2019
Are you a Singapore Citizen ≥ 25 years old ? 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, including this course.
Join this course and master the fundamentals to growing leafy vegetables using the soil-less method!
Date: 26 Oct 2019 (Saturday)
Time: 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Venue: Conducted by The Living Centre at World Farm, 15 Bah Soon Pah Road S769962
Hydroponics Singapore Course
During our comprehensive course, you will understand the key fundamentals of growing leafy vegetables using hydroponics approach.
Here are the topics that you will learn in the course:
- History of Hydroponics Singapore Industry
- Key Principles to Growing leafy Vegetables in Soil-less method
- Types of Hydroponics System
- Suitable Varities to grow in Singapore weather
- Sun Requirements, Water Requirements
- Preparation of Hydroponic Solution
- Using instruments to measure EC and PH
- Monitoring of Crops in Hydroponics Singapore Systems
- Basic Pest Management and Harvesting
Average class duration is 7 hours, and lunch is provided.
This Course Includes
|Detailed explanation and tips from trainer|
|Hands-on practical guidance and practice in course (air-conditioned training room, with both indoor and outdoor practical learning)|
|Course materials to use during the course.
As part of this course, you will receive a basic hydroponics kit to
start growing your crops, and a tour of a Singapore commercial hydroponics farm
|Lunch and Light Refreshments|
Visit a Commercial Hydroponics Farm and discover how they grow vegetables!
Hands On Learning, Practical Skills applicable for Hydroponics Singapore. Learn skills that you can apply at home or in a commercial settings to grow vegetables!
Learn and bring back a Hydroponics Kit to start Growing at Home!
Faith is the Founder of The Living Centre, and is professionally trained in Nutritional Farming in Australia as well as High Tech farming from Netherlands (HAS University of Applied Sciences). With expert knowledge in both Soil-Based and Soil-less Agriculture, she also lead the first series of Urban Farming SkillsFuture courses supported by SkillsFuture Singapore. Besides providing professional training in hydroponics Singapore to the public, local university and lecturers from polytechnics, she also provides consultancy to commercial hydroponic farms. She also train international delegates from overseas.
She has been invited as a key speaker at key gardening and edible farming events, including "Community Garden Festival", "Gardeners'Day Out" organised by Nparks Singapore. Faith believes in changing lives through imparting skills and knowledge to local growers in farms and gardening community.
The training is provided by The Living Centre and it will be held at World Farm Singapore (15 Bah Soon Pah Road S769962.Location map details will be sent to you via email about 1 week before the event.) The location is within 10 mins walk from the nearest Public Transport Bus Stop.
Course Code: CRS-N-0040418
SkillsFuture Funding Validity Period: (05 Mar 2019 to 04 Mar 2020)
Mode of Training : Theory and Hands-on Practical Learning
Course Fees : SG$198
#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. You can use SkillsFuture credit to pay for up to the full course fee if you have enough credit in your SkillsFuture credit account. Non-Singaporeans can pay for course fees using paypal / credit card, or interbank transfer.
How to register for the class?
Click the "Register" Button below
How do I pay for the class?
You can pay via either SkillsFuture Credit, Paypal/Credit Card or Interbank Transfer.
For Singaporeans aged 25 and above who wish to use SkillsFuture Credit, select payment mode as SkillsFuture Credit and we will email you the instructions and supporting documents that you will need to submit your funding application online. If you do not have enough SkillsFuture Credits, you can pay the balance via cash on actual day of class.
|Event Date||26-Oct-2019 (Sat) 9:00 am|
|Event End Date||26-Oct-2019 (Sat) 5:00 pm|
|Course Fee||SG$198.00 (Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use SkillsFuture credit to fund training fees)|
|This event is organised and conducted by||The Living Centre|
|SkillsFuture Course Code (if applicable)||CRS-N-0040418|
|Language of Instruction||English|
|Course Fee Payment Mode||You can use SkillsFuture Credit or Paypal/Credit Card. If you want to use SkillsFuture credit, please click register button on this page and select payment mode as "Using My SkillsFuture Credit". An email with instructions will be send to you on how to apply for SkillsFuture to pay for course fees.|
|Location||World Farm (Singapore)|