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What You Will Gain​​

Secure your future
  • Employed by reputable Marine companies as an assistant engineer
  • Earn a competitive starting salary
  • Enjoy full company sponsorship of course fees & exams
  • Receive a $5,000 sign-on incentive*
*Terms & Conditions apply

Strengthen Your Skills
  • Deepen professional knowledge & skills through structured on-the-job training 
  • Benefit from career guidance & support given by a company assigned mentor
  • Attain industry-recognised   certification through facilitated training

Enhance Your Worth
  • Acquire relevant work experience & skills valued by the Offshore & Marine Engineering sector
  • Enjoy wage increments & meaningful career advancement
  • Gain advanced standing for degree programmes in local universities (NUS, SIT)

Course Leader

Mr Tan Soon Hwa
Lecturer, School of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Division, NP


Participating Companies 



What You Will Learn

This Work-Study Post-Diploma (WSP)    is designed to give fresh Polytechnic graduates a career head-start in Marine Production.

This 12-month programme consists of 2 Post-Diploma Certificates (PDC), including on-the-job training with a Marine company.

​Post-Diploma Certificate (PDC)
PDC in Shipyard Operations
  • Marine Production Process
  • Yard Layout Design
  • OJT in Shipyard Operations
PDC in Electrical Operation & Maintenance 
  • Marine Commissioning
  • Marine Specialisation in Hull, Outfitting & Shipwright*
  • OJT in Marine Commissioning & Specialisation
*Other marine specialisation electives include HVAC, Piping & Mechanical and Electrical & Instrumentation

Entry Requirements

Polytechnic graduates with the following relevant diploma qualifications are eligible to apply:

Nanyang Polytechnic
Diploma in Electrical Engineering with Eco-Design

Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Diploma in Automation & Mechatronics Systems
Diploma in Electrical Engineering
Diploma in Marine & Offshore Technology
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Singapore Polytechnic
Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Diploma in Marine Engineering
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
Diploma in Mechatronics & Robotics​

Course Information

Application Period: TBC

  1. Submit online application, click here.
  2. Download application checklist he​re​.

Course Fees

As the WSP   ​ is a company-sponsored programme, the course fees will be fully borne by the company. For course fee information, please click here.

Time & Venue

6:30pm   to   ​10pm​

Thrice a week during the semester

Ngee Ann Polytechnic

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