Full program description

(Chinese) Apply Workplace Safety and Health in Metal Work

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  • To Identify their own roles and responsibilities in metalworking.
  • To follow safe work procedures.
  • To respond to fire emergencies.

Course Overview

(previously known as Safety Orientation Course - Metalworking)

WSQ Apply Workplace Safety and Health in Metal Work is a mandatory WSH training course for all workers working in metal working. Metal-working workers are required to go through the course before they start work.

Who Should Attend

Workers from the metalworking industry.

Course Duration

Training / Lecture Hours: 8 Hours
Assessment / Exam Hours: 1 Hour and 15 Minutes (1 hour: MCQ, 15 minutes: Practical)

Course Outline

Part 1 Identify own roles and responsibilities in metal working 

  • Identify legal obligations in Workplace Safety and Health (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 metal working

  • Identify safety signs in a factory
  • Identify common workplace hazards in a factory
  • 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 Respond to fire emergencies

  • Follow fire evacuation procedures based on incident at 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

Upon successful completion and passing of the exam, trainees will receive a safety pass which is valid for a period of 2 or 4 years, depending on the years of their working experience in the related industry in Singapore.

Note: Participants with less than 6 years of working experience in Singapore will get a safety pass that is valid for 2 years. Those with more than 6 years of working experience in Singapore, will get a safety pass that is valid for 4 years.

Course Objectives

At the end of the programme, participants will be able to:

  • Identify their own roles and responsibilities in metalworking
  • Follow safe work procedures
  • Respond to fire emergencies

Funding Information

Skills Development Fund (SDF) and SkillsFuture Funding:

  • Participants must attend 100% of the course, complete the exam with a pass or competent result.
  • Online applications are not applicable for companies applying funding with Absentee Payroll.
  • 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 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:

CRS-Q-0030661-PI

Additional Note

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 work in a factory engaged in the manufacture of basic metals, fabricated metal products, machinery or equipment and electrical machinery and apparatus
  • 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

Price

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Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$80.00 S$85.60
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$16.00 S$21.60
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$8.00 S$13.60
WTS Funding (95%) S$4.00 S$9.60
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$80.00 S$85.60
After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (80%)* S$16.00 S$21.60
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old   S$8.00   S$13.60
WTS Funding (95%) S$4.00 S$9.60
SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$80.00 S$85.60
After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)** S$8.00 S$13.60
WTS Funding (95%) S$4.00 S$9.60
*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