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  • Enterprise Reporting

  • CloudLabs

  • Certified Trainer

  • Authorized Courseware

Program Architect

Amit

Amit has spent the past 20 years developing and curating cutting-edge Trainings for various topics. He holds ACTA ( Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment by IAL) certfiied trainer. He has (co)founded several companies, advises high-tech startups and held appointments in various companies. He has been awared the Google Cloud Trainer of the Year 2019.

Who is eligible for this programme?

For Skills Ignition SG Grow with Google Cloud Technology program, candidates need to satisfy below mentioned eligibility criteria

  • Be Singapore Citizen or SPR with two years of work experience
  • Unemployed / working part time with minimal CPF contribution
  • Graduated in or before 2018 from ITE, polytechnics, universities, or other educational institutions.
  • Completed National Service (NS) in or before 2018
  • Not enrolled in any other SG United Skills Programs

Full-time employed citizens and PRs whose jobs are not affected by COVID will not be eligible for this program.



What is the program structure?

This is a 6-month vocational training program. The course consists of three hour long interactive live classes (conducted virtually via Google meet) with our Google authorized trainers from Mondays to Fridays (excluding public holidays).

In addition to the live classes, we also recommend learners to set aside an additional 2-3 hours for self-study, assignment completion and other hands-on practice.

Google cloud official courses will be hosted on Coursera. Learners will have 24x7 chat support from Coursera’s support staff. The applied learning modality will be delivered by Qwiklabs. These hands- on labs will allow you to skill up on Google cloud in a real sandbox environment.

Please note that there will not be any job attachment or on-the-job training for this program.



What is the course fee and payment structure?

The subsidised course fee is SGD 500. If you are a Singapore Citizen, you may use your SkillsFuture credits to pay the fees. SPR can pay using bank transfer or PayNow while registering for the course. This is a onetime payment to be made at the beginning of the program.



Is there any training allowance?

You will receive a training allowance of SGD 1500/-* per month basis you maintain an attendance of at least 75% per month for the live classes daily and are active on the course.

*subject to other funding you may be receiving from the government



How will I receive my training allowance every month?

All training allowance payment will be conducted by SkillsFuture SG via PayNow transfer. To ensure you receive your training allowance on time each month, do ensure you link your NRIC to your PayNow account. 

Training allowance will be released in the first week of every month.



What if I am already receiving funding from the government?

If you are already receiving funding like SIRS or the Covid Support Grant, please note that your training allowance will be $500 or $700 respectively. For more information, please contact Skills

 Future SG to enquire about your funding and how it affects your training allowance.



Do I need an IT background to enrol in this program?

Due to the technical nature of the program, we do encourage learners without any IT background to complete the two prerequisite courses as mentioned below available on Coursera before starting the course.

  • IT Support Professional Certificate
  • IT Automation with Python Professional Certificate

The two prerequisite courses will enable students without prior IT background to gain a better foundational understanding of IT computing and ensure they are able to meet the demands of the course.



What are the topics covered in this course?

Month-1

Business Transformation with Google Cloud

Month-2

Google Cloud Product Fundamentals

Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure

Essential Google Cloud Infrastructure: Foundation

Month-3

Essential Google Cloud Infrastructure: Core Services

Elastic Google Cloud Infrastructure: Scaling and Automation

Month-4

Networking in Google Cloud: Defining and Implementing Networks

Networking in Google Cloud: Hybrid Connectivity and Network Management

Reliable Google Cloud Infrastructure: Design and Process

Month-5

Managing Security in Google Cloud Platform

Security Best Practices in Google Cloud

Mitigating Security Vulnerabilities on Google Cloud Platform

Month-6

Preparing for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Architect Exam




What is the minimum system requirement for this program? 

We require 8GB RAM and Windows 10 for the first month. Subsequently, any operating system will work.



Why should I join this program?

Cloud technology is making a great impact on business innovation. It creates new opportunities for companies to improve flexibility, reduce costs, and focus on core competencies, while transforming the way we work, live, and play.

In this program, you will learn to deliver secure computing services - servers, storage, databases, networking, software, analytics, and intelligence - over “the cloud”, offering faster innovation, flexible resources, and economies of scale for businesses.



Is there an exam at the end of the course?

Once you successfully finish the course, you will be eligible to sit for the exam conducted by Google. Agilitics will provide all learners with a one-time complimentary examination voucher at the end of the course.



What is the structure of the exam?

The exam will be a two hour long, Multiple Choice Questions exam. 



How long is the exam voucher valid?

The exam voucher is valid for 6 months from the date of course completion.



If I fail the exam, can I retake the exam?

If you fail the Exam, you may retake the exam, but you must wait at least fourteen (14) days before doing so. If you fail the Exam a second time, you may retake the exam, but must wait at least sixty (60) days before doing so. If you fail the exam a third time, you may retake the Exam, but you must wait at least one (1) year before doing so.



What if I find employment during the duration of the course?


This is a 6-month long programme. If you find a full-time job during Month 1 - Month 3, you will have to inform us and we will withdraw you from the course. You will also receive 33.33% refund for the course fees of SGD 500 via your original mode of payment. Please note that onboarding session is considered as Day 1 of the course.

If you find a full-time job during Month 4 - Month 6, you will no longer be eligible for a refund. You will have to inform us about your employment, and we will withdraw you from the program.



What if I can’t cope with the course?

If you would like to withdraw during Month 1 - Month 3, you will have to inform us and we will withdraw you from the course. You will also receive 33.33% refund for the course fees of SGD 500 via your original mode of payment. Please note that onboarding session is considered as Day 1 of the course.

If you would like to withdraw during Month 4 - Month 6, you will no longer be eligible for a refund.

Course Outline

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