The Foundation Certificate in Engineering & Technology provides students with the knowledge and necessary skillset in several core areas of Engineering and Technology. The programme aims to provide comprehensive and deep understanding of cyber security and technical understanding of engineering. The modules have been carefully selected to cover the practical skills and knowledge highly in-demand specializations of the industry.
The programme will provide an opportunity to recent graduates, early and mid-career professionals in any discipline to move into the field of Engineering and Cyber Security. The course is designed to equip students with all the necessary fundamentals and allow them to work at a professional level and develop a range of skillset in areas such as cyber security and network essentials, 3D printing technology, drafting & design using AutoCAD.
Cambridge IGCSE Mathematics, and English as a Second Language (Count-in speaking) modules are included in the course. Student must achieve an overall mark of at least 50% in PSB Academy assessments of the IGCSE modules to obtain a pass grade in the module to satisfy PSB Academy Foundation Certificate requirement.
Students have the option to sit for the external examination as a private candidate either at PSB Academy or other examination centres elsewhere. They may use the IGCSE qualification as an entry requirement to progress to the Certificate level.
Essential Engineering and IT Skills
Gain training in professional skills such as 3D printing, cyber security essentials, network essentials, and usage of AutoCAD (2D & 3D) software.
Learn 2 IGCSE Subjects
Students have the option to sit for external exam as a private candidate.
Purpose-built STEM Campus
Immerse yourself in a STEM-focused environment equipped with facilities such as an engineering lab, a fluid mechanics lab, a dedicated engineering project room and multiple computer labs running AutoCAD, MATLAB and other specialised software.
Potential Career Opportunities
Graduates may choose to pursue a future (but not limited to) in these departments/industries: