Diploma in Adult and Continuing Education (DACE)

Would you like to learn more about learning and assessment design and development? Or are you a new and practising curriculum developer who needs to design courseware within the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) framework? 

Taking up a Diploma in Adult and Continuing Education (DACE) would be the perfect solution for you. 

Regardless of the industry you work in, the DACE certification will be beneficial for you. From  healthcare to retail to the manufacturing industry you can still use this certification to boost the quality of your training programmes. 

Diploma in Adult and Continuing Education (DACE) is a programme under Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications System (WSQ) Training and Adult Education framework. DACE is relevant to practising adult educators, and is a qualification requirement for Curriculum Developers of WSQ Approved Training Organisations. DACE consists of common training-related topics such as assessment, curriculum development and instructional design, as well as other areas such as reflective practice and needs assessment. The programme will also provide participants with the opportunity to specialise in areas such as learning at the work place and e-learning. 

DACE will allow you to build up on your existing Advance Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA) certification. The ACTA certification is mandatory for training professionals to deliver and facilitate training sessions. 

Recently the second version of DACE was released. This version boasts a  greater emphasis on knowledge and skills required in curriculum design and courseware development.