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PE WSQ Advanced Certificate in
Engineering Simulation

Together with the Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA), CAD-IT is offering an "Advanced Certificate in Engineering Simulation" under the Precision Engineering Workforce Skills Qualification (PE WSQ) Framework. These modules are offered on a modular basis only.

 

Singaporeans and Permanent Residents who sign up for any of these modules will be eligible for up to 90% funding provided by WDA. Terms and conditions apply.

 

 

The Advanced Certificate comprises of 11 modules:

 

 

Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

 

This module highlights the practical applications of finite element theory. It stipulates how to create and modify geometry in preparation for analysis, as well as generate quality mesh for their finite element analysis (FEA) and/or computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulations

 

Duration : 5 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites : NA

 

 

 

Perform Structural Simulation For Design Verification

 

This module stipulates how to perform Finite Element Analysis (FEA) simulations, including linear static, modal, harmonic structural analyses and nonlinear steady-state thermal analyses. It also focuses on how to analyze structural nonlinear phenomena such as large deflection, plasticity and contact, as well as how to utilize a design optimization application by studying, quantifying, and graphing various structural, thermal and flow responses on parts and assemblies

 

Duration : 5 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

 

 

 

Perform CFD Simulation For Design Verification

 

This module is recommended for engineers who wish to analyze the general fluid flow analysis using general-purpose Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) tool. The Standard covers the basic knowledge about CFD, geometry modeling, meshing and fluid domain extraction. It stipulates how to setup the boundary and initial conditions, how to solve and post-process the results, as well as the basic procedures for operating the user-defined functions (UDF) programming and some advanced physics.

 

The Standard also stipulates how to enhance the visualization of simulations by generating high resolution images, impressed animation movies with 3D effect and virtual reality as well as creating a distributed rendering for very large models. In addition, the complete post-processing and visualization product for computational fluid dynamics (CFD), finite element analysis (FEA), fluid-structure interaction (FSI) and engineering data will be focused on. 

 

Duration : 5 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

 

 

Perform Engineering Simulation for Built Environment and HVAC Design

 

This module, focusing primarily on applications in the heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) industry as well as Build Environment design, is recommended for engineers who wish to perform airflow modelling using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis. The standard stipulates how to:

 

  1. Analyze airflow modelling to simulate the airflow problems for any range of applications using CFD method with background, implementation and know-how-to-use of the specialized airflow tools

  2. Analyze heat transfer mechanisms such as solar loading and natural convection involved in various airflow simulations to obtain more realistically results using CFD method

  3. Analyze turbulence characteristics to carry out HVAC airflow modelling with optimum turbulence simulation strategy

  4. Analyze multispecies and multiphase flows to understand the interactions between different various species and phases contained during the analysis such as free surface flows (Volume of Fluid), Eulerian multiphase, mixture multiphase as well as discrete phase models

 

Duration : 8 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

- Perform Structural Simulation for Design Verification

- Perform CFD Structural Simulation for Design Verification

 

 

 

Perform Engineering Simulation for the Electronics Industry

 

This module, focusing primarily on applications in the Electronics industry, is recommended for engineers who wish to perform engineering analyses related to Electronics products and processes. The standard stipulates how to:

 

  1. Perform coupled physics analyses by setting up the multiphysics simulations and interpreting the multiphysics simulation results

  2. Analyze thermal response of structures and components, focusing on performing steady-state, transient, linear and nonlinear thermal analyses

  3. Evaluate cooling solutions with air flow dynamics for their device designs apart from optimizing the performance.

  4. Perform drop test analyses in order to investigate and validate the failure of products

 

Duration : 8 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

- Perform Structural Simulation for Design Verification

- Perform CFD Structural Simulation for Design Verification

 

 

 

Perform Engineering Simulation for the Marine & Offshore Industry

 

This module, focusing primarily on applications in the marine and offshore industry, is recommended for engineers who wish to perform various engineering analyses related to marine and offshore engineering using Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) simulations. The standard stipulates how to:

  1. Analyze the dynamics of structures, including modal analysis, harmonic response analysis and analyzing the effects of random vibration on a structure

  2. Analyze fatigue phenomena for both linear and non-linear static structural analyses to investigate the product's durability

  3. Perform multi-body hydrodynamic analysis on all types of marine and offshore structures, including diffraction, environment loadings, frequency, time domains, mooring as well as articulations analyses

  4. Analyze fluid-structure interaction to understand the interfaces between fluid and structural domains for various marine and offshore applications, such as those related to hull design, ship optimization, impact of waves on freshwater and offshore systems as well as evaluating the response of structures and systems to time-varying ocean waves loads

 

Duration : 8 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

- Perform Structural Simulation for Design Verification

- Perform CFD Structural Simulation for Design Verification

 

 

 

Perform Engineering Simulation for the Industrial Equipment/ Machinery Industry

 

This module, focusing primarily on applications in the equipment and machinery industry, recommended for engineers who wish to perform engineering analyses related to industrial equipment and machineries. The standard stipulates how to:

  1. Analyze multi-body, rigid and flexible structural dynamics

  2. Analyze thermal response of structures and components, focusing on performing steady-state, transient, linear and nonlinear thermal analyses

  3. Analyze fatigue phenomena for both linear and non-linear static structural analyses to investigate the product's durability

  4. Analyze rotating machinery simulations through the use of the single reference frame (SRF) model, multiple reference frame (MRF) model, and sliding mesh model (SMM)

  5. Analyze combustion simulations through the use of various combustion and reaction models

 

Duration : 8 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

- Perform Structural Simulation for Design Verification

- Perform CFD Structural Simulation for Design Verification

 

 

 

Perform Engineering Simulation for the Medtech Industry

 

This module, focusing primarily on applications in the Medtech industry, is recommended for engineers who wish to perform engineering analyses related to Medtech products and processes. The standard stipulates how to:

  1. Analyze coupled physics, with emphasis on the evaluation of devices operating on combined physics principles such as electro-structural, electro-thermal, piezoelectric, thermo-electrical & fluid-structural analyses

  2. Analyze thermal response of structures and components, focusing on performing steady-state, transient, linear and nonlinear thermal analyses

  3. Analyze drop test simulations

  4. Analyze multispecies and multiphase flows to understand the interactions between different various species and phases contained during the analysis such as free surface flows (Volume of Fluid), Eulerian multiphase, mixture multiphase as well as discrete phase models

 

Duration : 8 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

- Perform Structural Simulation for Design Verification

- Perform CFD Structural Simulation for Design Verification

 

 

 

Perform Engineering Simulation for the Aerospace Industry

 

This module, focusing primarily on applications in the Aerospace industry, is recommended for engineers who wish to perform engineering analyses related to Aerospace products and processes. The standard stipulates how to:

  1. Perform advanced geometry preparation and meshing

  2. Analyze the dynamics of structures, including modal analysis, harmonic response analysis and analyzing the effects of random vibration on a structure

  3. Perform turbulent flow analyses with optimum turbulence simulation strategy.

  4. Analyze rotating machinery simulations through the use of the single reference frame (SRF) model, multiple reference frame (MRF) model, and sliding mesh model (SMM)

 

 

Duration : 8 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

- Perform Structural Simulation for Design Verification

- Perform CFD Structural Simulation for Design Verification

 

 

 

Perform Engineering Simulation for Defence & Homeland Security

 

This module, focusing primarily on applications in Defence and Homeland Security, is recommended for engineers who wish to perform engineering analyses related to Defence and Homeland Security products and processes. The standard stipulates how to:

stipulates how to:

  1. Analyze basic explicit dynamics simulations with emphasis on geometry creation, mesh generation, as well as FEA and CFD simulations in a single environment.

  2. Analyze advanced explicit dynamics simulations by focusing on several explicit methods such as Lagrangian solver, Eulerian method, Arbitrary Lagrangian-Eulerian (ALE), smooth particle hydrodynamics (SPH) and even Euler Blast solver to simulate various explicit dynamics phenomena in the real world.

  3. Perform highly nonlinear, transient dynamic analyses with emphasis on metal plasticity, contact, and transient phenomena.

  4. Perform turbulent flow analyses with optimum turbulence simulation strategy

 

 

Duration : 8 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

- Perform Structural Simulation for Design Verification

- Perform CFD Structural Simulation for Design Verification

 

 

 

Perform Industry-Specific Engineering Analysis

 

This module stipulates how to utilize an innovation tool to rapidly, yet systematically, circumvent barriers that traditionally impede innovation. It also focuses on pre-processing, solving, post-processing, presenting and reporting an industry-specific finite element analysis (FEA) and/or computational fluid dynamics (CFD) project of studentsí choice, with emphasis on implementing data/project management strategies. Students are given the freedom to choose an analysis, but must select an analysis which is directly related to their Specialization Unit.

 

Students must base their engineering analysis on one of the following industry types:

  • Built Environment & HVAC Design

  • Electronics

  • Marine & Offshore

  • Industrial Equipment/ Machinery

  • Medical Technology (Medtech)

  • Aerospace

  • Defence & Homeland Security

Duration : 5 x 8hrs sessions

Pre-requisites :

- Apply Engineering Simulation Fundamentals

- Perform Structural Simulation for Design Verification

- Perform CFD Structural Simulation for Design Verification

- At least one 8 x 8hrs sessions module (student's choice)

 

 

For enquiries, please contact Mr. Chiang Hong Keat at (65) 6508-7570 or hongkeat.chiang@cadit.com.sg.

 


 
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