Full program description

WSQ Use Basic Hand Tools and Equipment

What's In It For Me

  • Learn how to use basic hand tools and equipment at work
  • Acquire a systematic approach to make incremental and breakthrough improvements in processes to produce products and services for customers
  • Learn how to prepare hand tools, equipment, and materials for the task, and use hand tools and equipment to perform the task

Course Overview

This course is developed to enable an individual to acquire the skills and knowledge in using basic hand tools and equipment at work. It is a systematic approach that workers can use to make incremental and breakthrough improvements in processes that produce products and services for customers.

Who Should Attend

This module is suitable for technicians or administrative staff in the manufacturing or electronics industry.

Course Duration

16 hours (2 days) inclusive of assessment hours

Course Outline

  • Prepare hand tools, equipment, and materials for the task

  • Use hand tools and equipment to perform the task

  • Maintain hand tools and equipment

Mode of Assessment

Practical and oral/written tests (2 hours) are conducted at the end of the training course.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

  • Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)

Pre-requisites

  • Completed PSLE and are able to speak, read and write in basic English
    or

  • Participants with the following competency ratings from the Employability Skills System (ESS) are eligible:

    • Listening/Speaking Min. Level 3

    • Reading/Writing Min. Level 3

    • Numeracy Min. Level 3

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Lecture presentation / Self-directed learning / Session Review Group Discussion / Presentation Demonstration by trainer and skills practice by learners

Teacher: Student ratio is 1:20

Funding Information

Course reference code in SkillsConnect: CRS-Q-0007829-MF

Skills Development Fund (SDF) and SkillsFuture Funding:

·  Participants must attend at least 75% of the course, complete the exam with a pass or competent result.

·  Online applications are not applicable to companies applying for funding with Absentee Payroll.

·  Workforce Training Support (WTS) funding only applies to a trainee who is 35 years old and above with a monthly income of $1,900 and below.

For Company Registration:

·  Customers who are applying funding for trainee(s), please submit Training Grant applications in SkillsConnect website before registration.

·  Training Grant number is to be submitted together with the registrations.

·  Payment for the course must be using company cheque or via GIRO.

·  For more information on SDF Training Grant application, please click here

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP):

·  NTUC members enjoy UTAP* benefit of up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses with NTUC LearningHub.

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

Price

Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$400.00 S$428.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$128.00 S$156.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$40.00 S$68.00
WTS Funding (95%) S$20.00 S$48.00
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$400.00 S$428.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old ^ S$128.00 S$156.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$40.00 S$68.00
WTS Funding (95%) S$20.00 S$48.00
SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$400.00 S$428.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$128.00 S$156.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$40.00 S$68.00
WTS Funding (95%) S$20.00 S$48.00

Prices are subject to changes and other LHUB miscellaneous fees

Note: SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen/PR 

  SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen ONLY

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