Course Duration
37.5 hr(s)
Mode of Assessment

Students who have satisfied the attendance requirement (100%) will be required to sit for an on-line assessment towards the end of the course.

Who Should Attend

Individuals with an active interest in applying for entry level jobs to work in Artificial Intelligence related fields.

What's In It for Me

  • Help equip and skill oneself with knowledge of the topics, technology and skills required to gain practice in the successful application of Artificial Intelligence techniques to address key industry problems

Course Overview

NTUC LearningHub Course Code: IBFIT33
IBF Programme Code : P201120GFZ

This five-days course will help participants to understand Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) concepts and how these two can go hand in hand. This AI and ML course would give participants a deep appreciation, and understand the development and implementation of Ai and ML in today’s world.

Course Schedule

Next available schedule

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the evolution and relevance of AI in the world today.
  • Explore opportunities brought by the intersection between human expertise and machine learning.
  • Analyze existing and future implementations of AI solutions across multiple industries including automotive, education, policy, social media, government, consumer, and others.
  • Gain a competitive edge using low-code cloud-based AI tools and pre-built machine learning algorithms.
  • Understand AI technology building blocks, including natural language processing, machine and deep learning, neural networks, virtual agents, autonomics and computer vision.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of machine learning techniques and the algorithms that power those systems.


Basic IT Literacy will be required for the course.

Basic IT Literacy – Refers to skills required to operate at the user level a graphical operating system environment such as Microsoft Windows® or Linux Ubuntu®, performing basic operating commands such as launching an application, copying and pasting information, using menus, windows and peripheral devices such as mouse and keyboard. Additionally, users should be familiar with internet browsers, search engines, page navigation, and forms.

Hardware & Software

This course will be conducted as a Virtual Live Class (VLC) via Zoom platform. Participants must own a zoom account and have a laptop or a desktop with “Zoom Client for Meetings” installed. This can be downloaded from

  Minimum Specs Recommended Specs
Processor / CPU 1.6 GHz or faster, 2-core Intel Core i3 or equivalent 1.8 GHz, 2-core Intel Core i3 or equivalent
Memory 4 GB RAM 8 GB RAM
Hard Disk 10 GB available storage space  
Display 1280 x 768 screen resolution  
Graphics 2GB Graphics Card  
Others ·       Internet Connection: Wired or Wireless broadband (min 10 mbps)


·       Speakers and Microphone: built-in or USB plug-in or wireless Bluetooth

·       Webcam: built-in or USB plug-in

Software ·       Microsoft PowerPoint 2016


·       Microsoft Word 2016

Course Outline

  • Module 1
    • Lecture 1 – AI Landscape
    • Lab 1 – IBM Cloud Access
    • Lecture 2 – AI Industry Adoption Approaches
    • Lab 2 – Gaining Insights from AirBnB reviews
  • Module 2
    • Lecture 3 – NLP and Virtual Assistants
    • Lab 3 – Creating an AI virtual assistant
    • Lab 4 – Building your own translator with AI
    • Lab 5 – Training AI to be a restaurant host
  • Module 3
    • Lecture 4 – Computer Vision
    • Lab 6 – Analyze, Classify, & Detect Objects
    • Lab 7 – Classifying Images using Node-RED
  • Module 4
    • Lecture 5 – Machine Learning and Deep Learning
    • Lab 8 – Predict Fraud Using AutoAI Guide
  • Module 5
    • Lecture 6 – Future Trends for AI
    • Online Assessment – 60 mins
    • Wrap Up Session

Certificate Obtained and Conferred by

After students passed the assessment and achieve at least 100% attendance, they will receive a certificate of completion in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Part 1 from NTUC LearningHub.

Additional Details

Medium of Instruction: English

Trainer:Trainee Ratio is 1:20

Mode of Delivery: Virtual Live Class (VLC) via Zoom

As this is a government subsidised programme, the entire training programme will be video recorded for audit purposes by the relevant funding agency. To ascertain their presence, Trainees / Participants are required to

  • Turn on web camera to show real-time video, as opposed to using a profile picture / video (jpg/jpeg, gif or png image file) for the entirety of the training and assessment session.
  • Ensure that their faces are fully visible (not just the forehead / eyebrows)
  • Use their full name as per NRIC / Passport as their Screen Name on Zoom

Courseware: Via IBM Learning Portal

Labs: Via IBM Learning Portal


      Course commencing after 1 July 2021
      (90% funded)
Course Fee      
Full Course Fee $300o.00    
Full Course Fee with GST $3210.00    
Nett amount after Funding      
Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents** Individual   $321.00*
  Corporate   $510.00*

* includes 7% GST Eligibility Individual:

  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents physically based in Singapore
  • Trainee has to complete 100% attendance and pass all relevant assessments and examinations
  • NTUC LearningHub reserves the right to claw back the funded amount from trainee if he/she did not meet the eligibility criteria


  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents physically based in Singapore
  • Company must be Financial Institutions regulated by MAS (licensed or exempted from licensing). FinTech firms must be certified by Singapore FinTech Association (SFA)
  • Trainee has to complete 100% attendance and pass all relevant assessments and examinations
  • Eligible company-sponsored trainees will be able to clock CPD hours upon successful course completion

Class Allowance For all courses commencing after 1st July 2021 and before 31st December 2021 :

  • Singapore Citizens and permanent residents of all ages will receive course fee subsidies of 90%
  • The course fee for individuals and corporates are shown in the pricing table.
  • Training Allowance – $10 per training and assessment hour (Sponsoring companies in Finance and Banking)

Fine Print:

* UTAP supports 50% of the course fees paid caped at $250 per year. Participant must be a union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. Participant must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and have sat for all prescribed examinations. Other terms and conditions apply.

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice. Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.

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