Precision Engineering Master Craftsman Certification

Introduction PeMC Certification


Background Information

The PeMC Certification aims to develop experienced craftsmen in recognition of their skills and experience. It will enhance their career opportunities to become supervisors and leaders of modern complex manufacturing operations and accords them salaries which commensurate with the higher value they bring to the job.

As of now, there are 37 certified master craftsman.
Click here to find out who they are. 

Important Milestones of the PeMC Certification

Launch of the PeMC Certification on 26 November 2013

On this significant day, over 60 companies stepped forward to sign a pledge symbolising their support towards the PeMC Certification. Click here to know more about the launch and the companies who expressed their recognition towards this PeMC Certification.

Pioneer batch of Precision Engineering Master Craftsman Certified on 19 May 2014

Singapore Manufacturing Federation administered the Precision Engineering Master Craftsmen (PeMC) Certification to 12 highly skilled professionals on 19 May 2014. More details can be found here

About the PeMC Certification process

PeMC Certification Board

Dr Ahmad Magad, Vice President Singapore Manufacturing Federation

Mr Chan Lee Mun, Chief Skills Officer, Skills Development Group of Skills Future Singapore 

• Mr John Kong, Council Member from Singapore Manufacturing Federation
• Mr Chang Chin Nam, Executive Director from Economic Development Board
• Mr Ho Chi Bao, Director, Manufacturing & Engineering - Core
• Mr Lee Youn Kay, Director, School of Engineering

PeMC Certification Committee

Mr Lam Joon Khoi, Secretary-General from Singapore Manufacturing Federation

• Mr George Lim, General Manager, Marketing & Business Development from Makino Asia Pte Ltd
• Mr Soh Chee Siong, CEO from JEP Precision Engineering Pte Ltd
• Mr Dovic Jadranko, MD from VDL Enabling Technologies Group
• Mr Michael Leong, Senior Operation Manager from Leica Instruments (S) Pte Ltd
• Mr Desmond Tan, Deputy Director (Aerospace & Precision Engineering) from Nanyang Polytechnic

How to apply

Application form can be downloaded here and printed out for submission in hard copy. Completed form can be submitted to:

Attn: PeMC Certification
        Singapore Manufacturing Federation
        2985 Bukit Merah Singapore 159457

Submitted applications should be accompanied with a $100 cheque payment. Payable to "Singapore Manufacturing Federation", payment is non-refundable. 

For administration purposes of the consolidating the application forms, the closing date for the applications is 31 August 2017. (quarterly basis)

For more information, please contact Ms Violet Er at
Tel: 6826 3074