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Course Overview

This micro-learning course aims to impart knowledge and encourage feasible and manageable rooftop greenery designs and related matters.  It seeks to promote a realistic view of the many needs of trees and palms when planted on the rooftop environment. Architecture design, loading requirements, suitability of the placement and safety inspection are issues to be considered during the project’s design phase.



Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Points


  1. Certified Practising Horticulturist (CPH): 4 CPH CEU(s)
  2. Singapore Institute of Landscape Architects (SILA): 4 CPD(s)
  3. Board of Architects / Singapore Institute of Architects (SIA): 2 CPD(s)
  4. Professional Engineers Board (PEB): 2 PDU(s)


This course is offered in collaboration with:

Centre for Urban Greenery and Ecology


Who Should Attend

Horticulturists, Arborists, Landscape architects, Facilities managers, Developers, Building owners and any other personnel whose works involve Skyrise Greenery design, construction and maintenance.

What You'll Learn

Upon completing these courses, you will be able to:

  • Gain an understanding on the scope of safe maintenance for Skyrise Greenery, including common Work At Height (WAH) situations, Plant and building considerations, and Access recommendations for maintenance.
  • Acquire knowledge and concepts relevant to rooftop and vertical greenery, related safety issues, factors and considerations.
  • Apply the knowledge and concepts into real-life contexts




Certificate of Completion in Design for Safety on Rooftop Greenery

Course Schedule/Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

23 July 2023 - 22 August 2023

Mobile Online Learning

17 July 2023 - 01 July 2024

4 hours

Apply / Register Interest


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Course Fees

Fee Type Item Total Fees
(w GST)
Full Course Fee


(Singaporeans aged 25 and above can also purchase the MLCs using their SkillsFuture Credit at checkout if the course is SkillsFuture Credit Approved.)

Lecturer/Trainer Profile

Course Contact

If you have any enquiries, please contact us below or submit an enquiry form here
  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)

    Temasek Polytechnic

    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 4

    21 Tampines Avenue 1,

    Singapore 529757

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