ERIC Number: ED373150
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
ITE Qualifications. First Edition.
Institute of Technical Education (Singapore).
This handbook is designed to meet the need of employers for a comprehensive reference on the types of skills certified by the Institute of Technical Education (ITE), Singapore. It includes all qualifications issued by the ITE and its predecessors: the Diploma in Applied Arts, Industrial Technician Certificate, Certificate in Business Studies, Certificate in Office Skills, Certificate in Retailing, Certificate in Travel Services, National Technical Certificate, and Certificate of Competency. Part I on the ITE certification system describes ITE, policy on skills testing and certification, objectives of the certification system, role of ITE, certificate systems adopted by ITE, skills standards, training and certification, tests, eligibility, award of certificate, certificate of merit, and recognition of ITE qualifications. Part II lists current certification titles. Part III lists certification titles already phased out. Besides the titles of qualifications, Parts II and III provide brief descriptions of the nature of work the holders are capable of performing and the likely job titles with which they may be associated. Appendix A shows the equivalence of certificates given out by the former Technical Education Department of the Ministry of Education, Industrial Training Board, and Adult Education Board. Appendix B provides certification titles that have been changed and those that have been phased out. Appendix C is a chart showing the National Technical Certificate and Certificate of Competency systems. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute of Technical Education (Singapore).