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Overview

Course Duration

2 years

Type of course

Traineeship

Campus where course is offered

ITE College East

Course Certification

Nitec

Join this course and be the front line of essential services in providing planned maintenance, undertake the servicing and installation of lifts and escalators systems. You will also have a chance to learn basic building and facilities maintenance.

Apply your knowledge and gain real-life (on-the-job) training in a lift and escalator company providing essential services at HDB, commercial establishments and private buildings.

For general queries, please email Abdul_Rahmat_Mordiffi@ite.edu.sg or call 65902433.

What you'll learn

  • Electrical Services
  • Mechanical Services
  • Residential Air-Conditioning Services
  • Piping and Plumbing Services
  • Service and maintain lift and escalator systems
  • Maintain lift and escalator equipment
  • Maintain lift and escalator power and control systems
  • Inspect and test lift and escalator systems

Entry Requirements

Completed GCE ‘N’ or ‘O’ Level

Note: Applicants for these courses must ensure that they are free from colour appreciation deficiency

Progression Opportunities

Nitec in Built Environment (Vertical Transportation) graduates with good results may apply for progression to the first year of a related diploma course at the Polytechnics.

Nitec in Built Environment (Vertical Transportation) graduates with GPA of 2.3 and above may also apply for progression to a related Higher Nitec courses offered by ITE.

Nitec in Built Environment (Vertical Transportation) graduates with Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 and above may apply for progression to related ITE Work-Study Diploma programme.

 

Career Opportunities

Nitec in Built Environment (Vertical Transportation) graduates are employed by lift and escalator companies providing essential lift and escalator maintenance in HDB, Commercial establishments and private buildings. Some of the job titles held by graduates include Assistant Lift Specialist and Lift Technician.

There are excellent opportunities for career advancement to supervisory positions and beyond. Trainees can prepare themselves by upgrading their skills and knowledge by taking up higher level courses.