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Metal Scaffold Erection Course - Workers Level

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Metal Scaffold Erection Course - Workers Level

What's In It For Me

  • Mandatory course for workers performing metal scaffolding erection in the construction industry.

Course Overview

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Under the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) 2006 Act, all persons who perform metal scaffold erection in the building and construction industry must take the metal scaffold erector course and be certified to ensure safety on the job

Who Should Attend

Workers who are required to erect and dismantle metal scaffolds

Course Duration

38 hours, inclusive 7 hours practical assessment and 1 hour written assessment

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Metal Scaffolding
  • Introduction to Ties and Braces
  • Introduction to Static and Mobile Towers
  • Erection and Dismantling of Scaffolds

Mode of Assessment

There will be practical assessment and written assessment

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Upon completion of the course, a safety pass and certificate of Successful Completion endorsed by NTUC LearningHub will be issued to all participants.


  • Physically fit and above 18 years of age
  • Comprehend basic English
  • Safety shoes and proper attire (no singlet/ shorts/ bermudas) are COMPULSORY for all trainees.
  • 100% attendance is required. 

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

  • Practical/ demonstration
  • Theory

Funding Information

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.
  • Workforce Training Support (WTS) funding only applies to trainee who is 35 years old and above with a monthly income of $2,000 and below.

For Company Registration:

  • Customers who are applying for 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

Course reference code in SkillsConnect:

  • English: CRS-N-0034039

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.



Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$353.28 S$378.01
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$70.66 S$95.39
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$35.33 S$60.06
WTS Funding (95%) S$17.66 S$42.39
Corporate Pricing    
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$353.28 S$378.01
After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (80%)* S$70.66 S$95.39
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old  S$35.33  S$60.06
WTS Funding (95%) S$17.66 S$42.39
Original Course Fee S$353.28 S$378.01
After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)** S$35.33 S$60.06
WTS Funding (95%) S$17.66 S$42.39
*Absentee Payroll of 80% of basic hourly salary, capped at $4.50 per hour.    
** Absentee Payroll of 80% of basic hourly salary, capped at $7.50 per hour.    

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

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

Please note that prices are subject to changes