Diploma in Facilities Maintenance

Program Overview

The Diploma in Facilities Maintenance (DFM) is designed for technical aspirants who are working in the Facilities Management and Maintenance industry seeking to upgrade their skills and knowledge in FM and associated concepts. The course will help to enhance the student’s technical skills to meet the growing demands in the industry, especially in the application of latest technologies.

 

Study Modes 

Part Time

Course Duration

8 months

Total Contact Hours

216 contact hours
(No term break between exams and modules)

Schedule

Option 1 (Sunday): 3 Sundays (9am-6pm)
Option 2 (Evening): 3 Saturdays & Sundays (6pm-10pm)
Option 3 (Others): Please check with us


Assessment will take place on the 4th weekend

 

Entry Qualification

  • Minimum of 3 ‘O’ Level subject passes or equivalent, with a grade of C6 and above in English and 2 Science subjects, OR
  • International Secondary Level Qualification passes in English, Mathematics and Science, OR
  • Matured students who are 30 years and older and have more than 8 years working experience, OR
  • Candidates with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

 

Next Intakes 

New intakes are open every month. For more information, kindly approach our staff at the Student Admissions Office.

 

Course Structure

MODULE CODE

MODULE TITLE

CONTACT HOURS

ASSESSMENT MODE

CM-AEM

Applied and Engineering Mechanics 

27 

Written Exam 50% + Assignment 50%

CM-EM 

Engineering Mathematics

27 

Written Exam 50% + Assignment 50%

CM-CAD 

Computer Aided Drafting

(Theory and Practical)

27 

Practical Exam 50% + Assignment 50% 

FM-FPFM 

Fundamentals and Principles of Facilities Management

27 

Written Exam 50% + Assignment 50%

FM-FMSS

Facilities Operation, Maintenance, Security and Surveillance

27 

Written Exam 50% + Assignment 50%

ME-WHF 

Workplace Safety, Health and Fire Protection Systems

27 

Written Exam 50% + Assignment 50%

CM-EMDM

Electrical Machines, Drives and Models 

27 

Written Exam 50% + Assignment 50%

FM-BDD

Building Defects and Diagnoses

27 

Written Exam 50% + Assignment 50%


Grades

GRADE GRADING SCHEME
A

80 and Above

B

70-79

C

60-69 

D

50-59

F

49 and below is Fail

 

Programme Fees (Part-time)

Registration Fee (Non-Refundable)

S$100.00

Course Fee

S$3000.00

Course Materials Fee

S$500.00 

Total Fees

S$3600.00

*Course Fees are inclusive of Lonpac Fee Protection Scheme (FPS)

** Monthly Installment Plan Available **

List of Approved Teachers 

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Teacher-to-Student Ratio

The teacher-to-student ratio is 1:20 (lecture)

 

Graduation Requirement 

Students are to meet the attendance requirements.
At least 75% Class Attendance, AND
At least 50% for each Module Grade. 

 

Certification

The Diploma in Facilities Maintenance will be awarded by Capital College of the Arts, Management And Technology.

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