Green Process Design and Sustainability Design

HP – SIM SkillsFuture Queen Bee Programme

Duration: 3 Days (24 Hours)

Categories: Sourcing, Aftermarket


Course Overview

This hands-on course aims to take companies and entrepreneurs across all industries to explore Circular Economy and Circular Design for their products and services. The course empowers business and product owners with a practice-based understanding of circular business models and circular design principles, enabling them to accelerate the circular transformation of their business.

Participating organisations must register for the course in teams (2-3pax) and bring a real-world business challenge with them. At the end of the course, organisations leave with a greater understanding of circularity and a tangible, detailed and actionable roadmap for their own circular transformation. The CIRCO methodology has been successfully applied for businesses internationally across a wide field of sectors — from manufacturing to consumer goods, hospitality to healthcare, or the built environment, to name just a few.

What You’ll Learn

  • Understand circular economy and its broader impact
  • Explore a real-life business challenges
  • Learn hands-on how to (re)design a products, services, business models for circularity
  • Map out an implementation roadmap towards a concrete circular business case in their organisation

Who Is It For

  • Companies exploring circular transformation of their products and services, designers of products or services, and product managers that are developing circular businesses.
  • Product Owners or Business Owners, Designers – a good understanding of the organisation’s product offering and business model is necessary


Companies join in teams of 2 bringing a concrete business challenge/ product challenge with them


3 Days In-Person Classroom Training with Self-Guided Work In-Between Sessions (24 Hours Including 15 Mins Project Presentation)


After the course, trainee who had fulfilled the course requirements of

  1. 75% class attendance and
  2. Attained a 80% competency for the assessment
  3. Will receive a Certification of Achievement from Singapore Institute of Management (SIM).

Course Runs

13 – 15 February 2023
13, 15 & 16 March 2023
2 – 4 May 2023
13, 14 & 15 June 2023

Course Fees

Full Fees (before GST): $1,950.00
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*:$46.80
GST payable for others: $156.00

Fees Payable (after GST)
1. Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above (individual or company-sponsored)1

up to 90% SkillsFuture Funding
2. Singapore Citizens aged below 40 (individual or company-sponsored)

up to 70% SkillsFuture Funding
3. Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders (individual or company-sponsored)

up to 70% SkillsFuture Funding
4. SME-sponsored2 Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders

up to 90% SkillsFuture Funding
5. Others (individual or company-sponsored)

full fees payable
*As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable is calculated based on 8% of the nett fee payable after baseline funding subsidy of 70%.

GST payable subjected to revision.

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

2 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here.