Providing participants with a broader strategic vision of the construction business environment

The BCA-SMU-SSG Advanced Management Programme on Productivity and Leadership Development is a flagship programme tailored for the built environment industry. It aims to provide participants with a broader strategic vision of the business environment at a time when the industry is experiencing growing complexities and increased competitiveness. Drawing on the rich experience of industry leaders, this programme is part of BCA’s Built Environment Strategic Leadership Development initiative to develop a quality workforce which would anchor and advance the built environment industry.

 

The programme comprises of 7 modules:

Module 1: Strategic Planning: Growth and Internationalisation
Module 2: Enterprise Risk Management and Crisis Management
Module 3: Successful Business Management and Key Account Management
Module 4: Finance for Decision Making and Control
Module 5: Legal Issues
Module 6: Driving Change and Opportunities in Building Innovations and Productivity
Module 7: Managing Professional Work Relations and Cross Cultural Management

 

Please click here for the module details and facilitators' profiles.

 

Who Should Attend

Industry professionals who wish to gain a broader strategic vision of the built environment industry, as well as the way they manage for performance excellence, business transformation and organisational growth to deliver a quality and sustainable built environment.

Certification

BCA-SMU-SSG Advanced Management Programme on Productivity & Leadership Development Certificate
Participants must achieve at least 75% class attendance rate and complete the project.


Certificate of Participation (for individual module)
Participants must achieve at least 75% class attendance rate.

Participants will not be granted the BCA-SMU-SSG Advanced Management Programme on Productivity & Leadership Development Certificate upon completion of 7 individual modules at different timeframe. In order to qualify for the BCA-SMU-SSG Advanced Management Programme on Productivity & Leadership Development Certificate, participants must enroll for the full programme upon application.

Type of Course

Classroom

Category

Management and Leadership

Instructional Methods and Learning Activities

The programme cultivates a platform to exchange ideas and visions among diverse players from the industry. While it facilitates an understanding of the complex market and process-oriented issues that drives the industry, the programme also prepares senior executives to be dynamic leaders; building sustainable competitive advantages of individual firms along the value chain of the built environment industry. To further enhance each module, insights are shared by industry leader firms through industry-specific case-studies. Designed and facilitated by SMU, this programme aims to elevate the way leaders manage performance excellence, business transformation and organisational growth to deliver a quality and sustainable built environment.

 

Project Reports
Participants must submit 2 project reports based on the timeline below:

  • 4 months after successful completion of the programme: organisation-based project report endorsed by the management of applicant’s organisation for implementation;

  • 10 months after successful completion of the programme: project completion report with quantifiable productivity gains endorsed by the organisation. 

Fees and Funding

Full Fee:                                 
S$12,840.00 (after GST & inclusive of registration fee) per person

Fee after 50% SSG Funding*:
S$6,840.00 (after GST & inclusive of registration fee) per person

 

* Please click here for the SSG Funding requirements



Individual Module Fee1:
S$2,354.00 (after GST) per person for 2-day module
S$1,177.00 (after GST) per person for 1-day module
 

1 Participants will not be granted the BCA-SMU-SSG Advanced Management Programme on Productivity & Leadership Development Certificate upon completion of 7 individual modules at different timeframe. In order to qualify for the BCA-SMU-SSG Advanced Management Programme on Productivity & Leadership Development Certificate, participants must enroll for the full programme upon application.

 

SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above, and self-funding may use their SkillsFuture Credit (up to S$500) to defray part of the course fee. Please click here for the User Guide on how to claim for SkillsFuture Credit. Claim should be submitted via the Training Exchange.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
All NTUC union members are eligible for UTAP funding (up to S$250 per annum). Please click here for more information on UTAP and application.

 

SkillsFuture Study Awards
The programme is also eligible for SkillsFuture Study Award for the Built Environment Sector.  The SkillsFuture Study Awards encourage Singaporeans to develop and deepen specialist skills needed by future economic growth sectors or in areas of demand such as the built environment sector. It supports Singaporeans who already have deep specialist skills to develop other competencies. Over 500 study awards are available from October 2015 for Singaporeans to apply. Successful SkillsFuture Study Awards applicants will receive a monetary award of S$5,000 which can be used to defray out-of-pocket expenses associated with the course that the applicant will be taking. It can also be used on top of existing Government course fee subsidies. To find out more about the SkillsFuture Study Award for the Built Environment Sector and to apply for the award, please click here.

Prerequisite

Participants should have minimum 3 years of management experience in the built environment industry (middle to senior level executives).

Programme Registration

Registrants are required to submit all the following documents within 7 days upon completing their online registration via email to cps@smu.edu.sg:

  1. NRIC for Singapore Citizen & PR / Passport (identify page) for foreigner (scanned copy)

  2. Certificate of highest qualification (scanned copy)

  3. Updated Curriculum Vitae reflecting management experience 

Programme Policies

Please click here for the programme policies on registration / substitution / deferment / withdrawal / refund.

Course Dates

INTAKE 7
Module 1: 24 – 25 Mar 2017 
Module 2: 31 Mar – 1 Apr 2017 
Module 3: 7 – 8 Apr 2017 
Module 4: 28 – 29 Apr 2017 
Module 5: 5 May 2017
Module 6: 6 May 2017
Module 7: 12 – 13 May 2017

 

Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm daily

 

Please note that Intake 7 registration is closed.

 

Registration Alert: Please email cps@smu.edu.sg your (i) full name, (ii) job designation, (iii) company name and (iv) contact no. if you wish to receive our registration alert for the new intake.