This course is designed to elevate participants’ skillsets, advance their career development, or qualify them to pursue a career in sustainability.

As efforts accelerate to grow the green economy, relevant jobs, skills and talent needs are also growing.

The growth in green job postings is outpacing the growth in green talent. Hiring for green skills grew globally by almost 40%.

In particular, demand for skills in green infrastructure and mobility grew by 194%.

Building a Future-Proof Career in Sustainability

Hear firsthand experiences from our learners

I've built a valuable network of friends and connections who share my passion for sustainability. Continuous self-improvement is essential, and upskilling is a tangible way to achieve it. In an ever-changing market, this is a form of future-proofing for me.

Julian Paul Lee

Sustainability is gaining significant momentum in Singapore, and this course has been an invaluable source of insights and knowledge from local practitioners. What sets it apart is the diverse range of participants from various sectors, all sharing their wealth of ideas and experience. It has truly benefited me.

Jean Toh

I had the opportunity to dive into green building concepts, specifically in the real estate sector, and seamlessly integrate this knowledge into my work. The most significant takeaway from this course is the extensive networking with professionals from various industries. It's giving me a competitive edge in the real estate sector because ESG is currently a trending and essential aspect.

Dr Anthony Ong,
 Group Division Director - ERA Singapore

Programme details

Starts on

23 July - 10 September 2024
(17, 20, 24, 27 Aug, 10 Sept, 3, 8, 26 Oct)


8 Days l 9am - 5pm


In-person session at NTU@one-north

Funding available

SkillsFuture funded: Subsidised up to 90%


Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Continuing Education and Training Certificate in Driving Sustainability in Green Technology – The Future of Smart Building & Smart City

Last day to enrol

27 July 2024

Partnering organisation(s)


Key takeaways

Learn about the Singapore Green and Energy Plan and explore how buildings and energy systems are being shaped for the future to bridge the gap between sustainability goals and urban development strategies.

Acquire knowledge, techniques, and skills to green an organisation’s business model.

Incorporate sustainable real estate principles via a growth strategy.

Explore green innovation and how to invest in sustainable design, building materials and stakeholder management.

Develop skills to write sustainability reports and calculate your organisation’s carbon footprint.

Develop future-ready skills in eight days

Get equipped with future-ready skills for emerging green jobs, or existing jobs that are going green. Acquire skills to develop sustainability reports and calculate a company’s carbon footprint.

This programme helps you to gain the knowledge and expertise needed to unlock the competitive advantages of becoming a sustainable and purpose-driven leader in the built environment sector.

Who should attend?

This programme is for you if you are:

  • Head of Departments
  • Civil engineers, urban designers, IoT technologists, town planners, architect/architectural associates, operations manager/strategic program managers (PMO), sustainability managers, facility manager/engineers, procurement managers, building supervisors.
  • Professionals who are interested in broadening their understanding of corporate sustainability and environmental considerations in the built environment.

Programme built by practitioners for practitioners

This course is designed and created jointly by industry experts and experienced practitioners.

It is industry-approved by thought leaders in ESG and corporate governance to equip professionals with the right skills to take advantage of career opportunities in the green sector, particularly in the built environment and related industries.

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