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(Malay) Apply Workplace Safety and Health in Construction Sites

Apply Workplace Safety and Health in Construction Sites Promotion

What's In It For Me

  • To Identify their own roles and responsibilities in a construction job.
  • To follow safe work procedures.
  • To adopt relevant risk control measures when Working-at-Height and respond to fire emergencies.

Course Overview

WSQ Apply Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) in Construction Sites is a mandatory WSH training course for all workers working in the construction industry. Construction workers are required to go through the course before they start work.

Who Should Attend

Construction workers or any other workers who need to enter a construction worksite.

Course Duration

Training / Lecture Hours: 16 Hours
Assessment / Exam Hours: 2 Hours (1 hour: MCQ, 1 hour: Practical)

Course Outline

Part 1 Identify own roles and responsibilities as an employee in a construction job

  • Identify legal obligations in WSH requirements
  • Identify own rights and responsibilities under WSH legal requirements
  • Identify own rights and responsibilities under the Employment Act and Workplace Injury Compensation Act

Part 2  Follow safe work procedures in construction work

  • Identify safety signs in a construction site
  • Identify common workplace hazards in a construction site
  • Identify relevant risk control measures to be implemented according to organisational procedure
  • Follow Permit-to-Work (PTW) procedure according to organisational procedures
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) according to organisational procedures

Part 3 Follow safe Work-at-Height procedures

  • Identify hazards when Working-at-Height.
  • Identify relevant risk control measures implemented to mitigate the hazards when Working-at-Height according to safe work procedures
  • Check Work-at-Height equipment and safety devices according to safe work procedures.
  • Wear the appropriate PPE correctly for Working-at-Height according to safe work procedures
  • Identify designated work access at scaffold structure in accordance with industrial guidelines
  • Demonstrate the correct method of ascending and descending scaffold structure using appropriate vertical lifelines according to approved Work-at-Height Code of Practice
  • Demonstrate the correct method of 100% tie off according to approved Work-at-Height Code of Practice
  • Demonstrate the correct method of traversing across the scaffold work platforms using horizontal lifeline or equivalent according to approved Work-at-Height Code of Practice

Part 4 Respond to fire emergencies

  • Follow fire evacuation procedures based on an incident at the site in accordance with organisational firefighting procedures.
  • Identify correct types of fire extinguishers to use in the event of a fire.
  • Apply the correct techniques to extinguish a fire according to established organisational firefighting procedures

Mode of Assessment

  • Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • Practical Performance

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) and Safety Pass from NTUC LearningHub. 

Note: Validity of the Safety Pass is subjected to the years of working experience in the related industry within Singapore. Participants with more than 6 years of experience will receive 4 years validity, and 2 years validity for less according to the Worker Training Record.

Course Objectives

At the end of the programme, participants will be able to:
  • Identify their own roles and responsibilities in a construction job
  • Follow safe work procedures
  • Adopt relevant risk control measures when Working-at-Height and respond to fire emergencies

Pre-requisites

Assume Skills and Knowledge

Learners must be above 18 years of age and are assumed to:

  • Have employment status as manual labour to carry out construction work in building and engineering construction work sites
  • Be medically fit.
  • Be able to listen, read, speak and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills (ES) level 2
  • Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to Employability Skills (ES) level 2
  • Have good organisational skills
  • Be able to follow written and oral work instructions

Funding Information

Skillsconnect Course Reference Code:

  • CRS-N-0042354

For companies applying for funding, the training grant applications must be submitted up to 30 days before the course start date, and no later than 30 days after course start date via www.skillsconnect.gov.sg.

Price

Apply Workplace Safety and Health in Construction Sites Promotion

Individual Pricingw/o GSTw GST
Original Course FeeS$110.00S$117.70
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs oldS$22.00S$29.70
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs oldS$11.00S$18.70
WTS Funding (95%)S$5.50S$13.20
Corporate Pricing
Non-SMEw/o GSTw GST
Original Course FeeS$110.00S$117.70
After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (80%)*S$22.00S$29.70
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs oldS$11.00S$18.70
WTS Funding (95%)S$5.50S$13.20
SMEw/o GSTw GST
Original Course FeeS$110.00S$117.70
After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)**S$11.00S$18.70
WTS Funding (95%)S$5.50S$13.20
*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