Date: 18 Dec 2021 (Sat)
Time: 9.30 AM to 5.00 PM (Singapore Time)
Venue: This course will be held fully online via ZOOM
This course provide participants with the advanced knowledge and skills for indoor urban farming.
This advanced course is the 3rd of the 3 Level Series of Our Indoor High Tech Farming Course
During this 7 Hours comprehensive course, you will learn the following topics and skills:
Module 1: Types of Large Scale High Tech Indoor Farm Systems
• Explain key principles of large scale indoor farms
• Explain importance of business sustainability
Module 2: Calculate Cost of Set up and maintain an Indoor Farm
• Describe types of set up costs
• Describe types of maintainence costing
• Explain investment costs and when can the business break even
Module 3: Crop Varieties
• List crop varieties suitable for indoor farming
• Determine crop yield
• Determine crop schedule
Module 3: Flexibility of Systems Based on Market Demand
• Explain how your indoor farming system can be adapted based on crop varieties demand changes
Module 4: Packaging Materials
• Describe suitable packaging materials for distribution of crops
Module 5: Marketing of Indoor Farm Produce
• Determine marketing channels
• Explains types of distribution channels
• Explain differences between distribution channels
This Training is Suitable for:
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 to the public and local university, she also provides consultancy to commercial hydroponic farms.
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 will be held fully online due to latest advisory from SkillsFuture Singapore
Course Code: TGS-2021006135
SkillsFuture Funding Validity Period: 24 Jun 2021 - 23 Jun 2023
Course Fees : SG$350
#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.
Funding and Grant Application
|info below accurate w.e.f from 22 July 2019|
|Type||Category of Individuals|
|Singapore Citizen aged 25 and above||Others|
|SkillsFuture Credit Funding#||SG$350||-|
|Total Gross Fee||$0||SG$350|
|Total Fee Payable to |
"The Living Centre"
2. SSG Training Grant (for company sponsored trainees)
Your company can apply for SSG Training Grant for this course of amount SG$14 (Procedure refer here)
Your company will pay the remaining balance of SG$336
|info below accurate w.e.f from 29 June 2021|
|SSG Training Grant #||SG$14|
|Total Gross Fee||SG$336|
|Total Fee Payable to |
"The Living Centre" after training grant
3. For others (e.g. Non Singaporeans, Singaporeans aged 24 and below etc)
You can select payment mode as Paypal/Credit Card, Interbank transfer to pay for the full course fees.
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 supportining 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||18-Dec-2021 (Sat) 9:30 am|
|Event End Date||18-Dec-2021 (Sat) 5:00 pm|
|Course Fee||SG$350.00 (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)||TGS-2021006135|
|Language of Instruction||English|
|Course Fee Payment Mode||You can use SkillsFuture Credit or Paypal/Credit Card or Interbank transfer. 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||Online Live Streaming (Zoom)|