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Course Overview

This WSQ Advanced Certificate in Aerospace is an 18-month full qualification programme aligned with CAAS SAR-66 Aircraft Maintenance Licensing requirements that provides the essential basic knowledge necessary for Cat B1 (Mechanical) trainee aircraft engineers to obtain his or her licenses.


This course will benefit both the local civil aviation and general aviation aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) organisations to attract talented new entrants into the aerospace industry and establish a career as Licenced Aircraft Engineers (LAE).

Entry Requirements


Eligibility Criteria


Full-time polytechnic graduates from aerospace and/or engineering-related diploma disciplines who are Singaporeans or Singapore Permanent Residents within three years of either graduation OR the Operationally Ready Date (ORD) for National Servicemen. The Sign-on Incentive is only applicable for Singapore Citizens.


Existing employees who have graduated or ORD for more than 3 years but within the 5 years from the date of graduation or ORD may be considered for the programme on a case-by-case basis but will not be eligible for any sign-on incentives.

What You'll Learn

M01: Mathematics Workshop Practices Application 

M02: Physics

M03: Apply Principles of Electrical Fundamentals (Advanced)

M04: Apply Principles of Electronic Fundamentals (Advanced) - B1

M05: Apply Principles of Digital Techniques (Advanced) - B1

M06: Select Aerospace Materials and Hardware (Advanced) - B1

M07: Perform Aerospace Maintenance Practices (Advanced) - B1

M08: Apply Principles of Aerodynamics (Advanced)

M09: Apply Human Factors Principles

M10: Apply Principles of Aviation Legislation

M11a: Apply Principles Of Turbine Aeroplane Aerodynamics, Structures And Systems (Advanced)
M15: Apply Principles of Gas Turbine Engine (Advanced)
M17: Propeller

Career Opportunities

The entry level job position is Licensed Aircraft Engineer (Trainee)¹. Upon completing the programme, graduates may look forward to wage increment and role expansion in their workplace, subject to their work performance.


¹Job titles may vary across companies.

Course Schedule/Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

15 April 2024

17 November 2023 - 18 February 2024

18 months

April & October Semesters


Please submit the following documents during your submission. Kindly name the files according to the guidelines below. 


1. Resume (filename: Resume-YourName.pdf)
2. Highest Qualification Certificate (filename: Certificates-YourName.pdf)
3. Academic Transcripts (filename: Transcripts-YourName.pdf)
4. NS Completion Certificate, if applicable (filename: NS Certificate-YourName.pdf)


Please note that relevant documents will be forwarded to all participating companies for their selection.


Selection of applicants is at the discretion of the participating companies and participating companies will contact their shortlisted applicants for interview. Applicants have the right to reject the interview if they do not wish to be employed by the company who contacted them.


Only applicants who are successfully hired and placed on the Work-Study Certificate programme by the participating companies will be invited to submit an online application for the courses.

Course Fees

Course fees will be sponsored by participating companies should candidates be placed under the Work-Study Certificate programme.

Fees Type Course Fees
(w GST) 
Singapore Citizens
Aged below 40 S$18,987.15
SME-sponsored aged below 40 S$7,157.15
Non-Singapore Citizens
Singapore Permanent Residents S$19,164.60
SME-sponsored (Singapore Permanent Residents) S$7,334.60
Foreigners S$63,882.00

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Course Contact

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • Website: https://www.tp.edu.sg/wsp
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 109
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel a course with low enrolment.