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Urban Farming

Course Information

This module is designed to equip learners with the skills and knowledge to ensure plants are planted according to established horticulture practices and standards.

After attending the course, learners will be able to:

  • Identify various plant species and prepare planting layout plans based on the plant species
  • Formulate the soil, substrate and compost mix for various plant species and the equipment and tools required to plant the various plant species
  • Plant and provide care for plants in a safe manner
  • Supervise the planting of the plants
  • Provide nourishment to promote growth and healthy plants
  • Determine the ideal irrigation requirements for various plant types

Provide post-planting care for the plant

  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Primary school education and above or be able to speak, listen and read English (WPLN Level 3)
  • Able to lift and hold farming tools such as a spade.

Fees & Funding

SC - Singaporean Citizen

> Total Course Fees ( Before Funding or Subsidy ) Fees ($)
Full Course Fee (excluding GST)
GST on Full Course Fee
Full Course Fee (including GST)
> (Self-Sponsored)
- LTVP+, PR, or SC 21 to 39 Years Old,
(Employer-Sponsored) - non-SME <40 Years Old
Fees ($)
Course Fee Funding
(up to 50%)
Course Fee per Trainee
(Nett Course Fee excl. GST)
Course Fee payable per Trainee
(incl. GST)
Funding Category
> (Self-Sponsored) - SC 40 Years Old and Above,
(Employer-Sponsored) - non-SME >40 Years Old
or SME
Fees ($)
Course Fee Funding
(up to 70%)
Course Fee per Trainee
(Nett Course Fee excl. GST)
Course Fee per Trainee
(incl. GST)
Funding Category

*Note : Payment is required for all trainee if he/she did not complete the course (i.e. NYC, halfway drop-out).

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