About the Course

    This course is designed for anyone with little or no knowledge in using a smartphone. At the end of the course, you will be able to handle essential functions of a smartphone. You will learn how to search, install and use apps to communicate. The awareness of cybersecurity on smartphones will also be covered.

  • Course Outline

    1. Understanding the various components of smartphone and be able to handle the basic functions of a smartphone

    2. How to install and remove Apps

    3. Data Usage and Security Awareness

    4. Usage of common applications and functions shown below in daily work or home

    a. Search for information within the phone and the Internet

    b. Use Facebook and WhatsApp to stay in touch with family members or friends

    c. Perform online banking and purchase transactions


  • Target Participants

    Public who are interested in using smart effectively.

  • Certification

    Certification of participation

  • Admission Requirements

    No minimum entry requirement

  • Course schedule (conducting days & time)

    0900 to 1700 (7 hours)

  • What You'll Study

  • Course Fees and Funding

    Unsubsidised Course Fee : S$210 (Excl. GST)
    Course Fee Payable SC aged 50 & above after NSA Grant : $119.70 (incl. GST)
    (This course is not eligible for SkillsFuture Credit)

  • Contact for course enquiries

    Mr TEO CHYE HUAT,, Tel No:6550-0659
    Mr TOH KIAN JOO,, Tel No:6550-0884

  • Remarks

    Please click here for course date.

    NYP reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any course and amend the fees/info without prior notice.

    (1) Singapore Citizen (SC) aged 50 & above will receive a subsidy of 50% off course fee (capped at $500 per course excl GST). Please see Course Fee table for details.
    (2) If you wish to enjoy the NSA subsidy, please download & complete the NSA Personal Data Protection Form & submit it together with a copy of your NRIC either via online or mail to School of Engineering, Nanyang Polytechnic, General Admin Office, Blk S, Level 1, 180, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8, Singapore 569830