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WSQ - Design Thinking Course for Businesses

Design thinking is a proven and repeatable problem solving model that any business or profession can employ to achieve big results. Design thinking combines creative thinking and critical thinking that allows businesses to produce human centric solutions to solve problems.

This one day WSQ Design thinking course will teach you the fundamentals of Design Thinking with hand on activities to enhance learning.

Course Outcomes

By end of the course, learners will be able to 

  • Understand key concepts of design thinking to communicate the design outcomes
  • Apply design thinking to generate new ideas for the organization
  • Uncover opportunities of design thinking
  • Implement plans to embed various stages of design thinking across the organization
  • Execute the design concept through prototypes
  • Utilize metrics to measure the outcomes of design ideas.

Course Objectives

  • Learners will be able to apply design thinking methodologies and execute design thinking processes to challenge norms and conventions in the organisation

Certification

Two certificates will be awarded to trainees who have demonstrated competency in the WSQ Design Thinking Course for Businesses assessment and achieved at least 75% attendance.

  • WSQ Statement of Attainment (SOA) – DSN-ACE-3014-1.1 Design Thinking Practices TSC under the DESIGN Skills Framework 
  • Certification of Achievement by Tertiary Infotech Pte Ltd 

WSQ 80%-95% Funding

WSQ funding is only applicable to Singaporeans and PR. Subject to eligibility, the funding support is from 80% -95% subject to funding caps.

Full Fee GST Nett Fee after Funding (Incl. GST)
Normal MCES / SME WTS
$350 $24.50 $254.50 $59.50 $42

Normal: Singaporean/PR age 21 and above
MCES: Singaporean age 40 and above
WTS: Singaporean age 35 and above and earning  $2,000 or below per month

SkillsFuture Credit

Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding. Click here for SkillsFuture Credit submission

PSEA

Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their PSEA funds to offset course fee payable after funding. Click here for ad-hoc PSEA application form.

WSQ Eligibility

Please fill up the WSQ Trainee Eligibility Form after you have registered for this course

Please do not pay up front. We will advise you on the eligibility and nett fee after registration

Course Code: CRS-Q-0040770-DSN

Course Booking

$350.00 (GST-exclusive)
$374.50(GST-inclusive)

Course Date

Course Time

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Course Cancellation/Reschedule Policy

We reserve the right to cancel or re-schedule the course due to unforeseen circumstances. If the course is cancelled, we will refund 100% to participants.
Note the venue of the training is subject to changes due to class size and availability of the classroom.
Note the minimal class size to start a class is 3 Pax.


Course Details

Topic 1 - Key Concepts & Principle of Design Thinking

  • Concept of Design Thinking
  • Traits of a Design Thinker
  • Importance of Design Thinking
  • Applying Design Thinking for the Organisation

Topic 2 - Applications of Design Thinking

  • Use Cases of Design Thinking
  • Opportunities for Applying Design Thinking

Topic 3 - Action Phases of Design Thinking

  • Stages in the Design Thinking Process
  • Implement plans to Embed Design Thinking 

Topic 4 - Methodologies and Visual Tools for Design Thinking

  • Empathize Methodologies and Tools
  • Define Methodologies and Tools
  • Ideate Methodologies and Tools
  • Prototyping Methodologies and Tools
  • Test Methodologies and Metrics to Measure Outcomes

Mode of Assessment

  • Practical Performance
  • Oral Questioning

Course Admin

Prerequisite

The learner must meet the minimum requirement below :

  • At least O levels and above education
  • Read, write, speak and understand English

Mode of Training

Instructor Classroom Training

WSQ Funding Validity Period

02 Jun 2020 to 02 Jun 2022

WSQ Course Fee Funding

Self-Sponsored

  • Click here for more info on the funding for self-sponsored.
  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit and PSEA funds to offset course fee payable after funding.

Employer-Sponsored

  • Click here for more info on the funding for employer-sponsored.
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by SMEs: Up to 80%of hourly basic salary capped at $7.50/hr
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by Non-SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50/hr
  • Absentee payroll claimable by companies (SMEs and Non-SMEs) sponsoring candidates under WTS Scheme: Up to 95% of hourly basic salary (no dollar cap)

WSQ Assessment

  • Participants will be assessed through individual assessment
  • Passing Criteria – Participants are to answer all questions accurately in the individual written assessment.
  • Participants may need to attend additional coaching sessions and re-assessments if they do not pass the required competency standards. 

Who Should Attend

  • Design Professionals
  • Managers

Trainers

WSQ Design Thinking TrainerDr. Alfred Ang is the founder of Tertiary Courses. He is a serial entrepreneur. He founded OSWeb2Design Singapore Pte Ltd in 2007 offering web development, e-commerce store development, graphics design, ebook publishing, mobile apps development, and digital marketing services. He established the first online gardening store in Singapore, Eco City Hydroponics Pte Ltd in 2000, offering a wide range of gardening products such as seeds, plant nutrients, hydroponics kits etc. Eco City Hydroponics has become the most popular and successful gardening store in Singapore. He founded Tertiary Infotech Pte Ltd in 2012 and transformed the business to a training platform, Tertiary Courses in 2014. Tertiary Courses offers a wide range of SkillsFuture courses for PMETs to upgrade their skills and knowledge. He also established Tertiary Courses Malaysia in 2016. He also founded Tertiary Robotics in 2015 offering Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Microbit and Robotics products

Dr. Alfred Ang earned his Ph.D. from National University of Singapore in 2000, majoring in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. He also completed an online MBA course with U21 Global based in Australia. He obtained his B.Sc (Hons) from National University of Singapore in 1992, majoring in Physics. He topped his Physics cohort for 3 consecutive years and funded his degree study with Book price, awards and tuition. He has worked in Defence, Electronics and Semiconductor Industries. His current interests include Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Robotics and Programming.

Dr. Alfred Ang is a ACTA certified trainer. He was Distinguished Toastmasters (DTM) and Senior Member of IEEE. He has published more than 20 peer reviewed papers and co-inventors for more than 20 inventions.

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