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NICF - Effective IT Planning and Management (MDM)

Dates 21, 22 & 23 August 2017

This course teaches participants who would like to improve the integration of IT into their enterprise business plan strategically. The course starts by providing a holistic view of the typical IT operation in an enterprise. It highlights those critical IT functions that have significant risk and impact on business performance but are frequently neglected.   Participants will learn how to identify the weaknesses in these critical IT functions and develop action plan to address the gaps and risks.   The objective is to develop a reliable and efficient IT operation that would provide a strong foundation for effective IT planning and management.

For IT to be effective in supporting enterprise business, IT goals must align to enterprise goals. The course provides the understanding of IT from different perspectives in an enterprise and the importance of identifying the enterprise’s goals that an IT department should set as targets. After participant learned aligning of goals, the course guides the participants how to establish an effective IT management structure to support their business growth and competitiveness. Participants will learn the contemporary issues in IT planning, operation processes, strategic and effective implementation of IT plan that are best practices in the IT industry. The participants will learn from case studies, experience sharing as well as success cases which will be quoted and analysed during the course.   Through such interactive learning, it enables learning on how proper IT resource planning and investment in IT can impact their business competitiveness in long-term.

In the recent years, rapidly changing technologies have impacted the business process significantly. Enterprises are increasingly depending on IT management and technology to growth their business.   This course delivers the understanding that enterprises should explore, apply and manage suitable technology strategically to increase their market share and competitiveness.

Who should attend?
This course is designed to illustrate the fundamental of IT Planning and Management to professionals who are in the senior enterprise management level. CEO, CFO, COO, Senior Manager who uses IT, Corporate Planner and IT Service Managers will benefit from this course.  

Prerequisites
Knowledge of basic IT operation will be an advantage though not essential.

Course Fees

 

International Students

Singapore Citizens

(aged between 21 and 39) or

PRs (aged 21 and above)

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy 

(Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above)

Singapore Citizens (Workfare Training Support scheme)

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs^

Full course fee

S$2400

S$2400

S$2400

S$2400

S$2400

GST (7%) on full course fee

S$168

S$168

S$168

S$168

S$168

Less: Funding Amount

-

(S$360)

(S$1200)

(S$2280)

(S$1200)

Total nett course fee payable, including GST

S$2568

S$2208

S$1368

S$288

S$1368

Remarks:

  • Individual Sponsored 
    • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding
  • Company Sponsored 
    • Absentee Payroll claimable by SMEs: Up to 80%of hourly basic salary capped at $7.50/hr
    • Absentee Payroll claimable by Non-SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50/hr
    • Absentee payroll claimable by companies (SMEs and Non-SMEs) sponsoring candidates under WTS Scheme: Up to 95% of hourly basic salary
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Certification
Upon successful completion of the course and passing the assessment, the participants will be awarded

  • Certificate of Completion from NUS
  • Statement of Attainments (SOAs)
    • IT-CIO-503S-1 Develop strategic and action plans
    • IT-CIO-505S-1 Assess and execute action plan
    • IT-CIO-506S-1 Align the IT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
    • IT-CIO-511S-1 Implement risk management processes
    • IT-CIO-515S-1 Maximise business value of IT investments
    • IT-CIO-601S-1 Determine appropriate IT strategies and solutions

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