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(Tamil) Apply Workplace Safety and Health in Metal Work

Course Overview

(previously known as Safety Orientation Course - Metalworking)

WSQ Apply Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) in Metal Work is a mandatory WSH training course for all workers working in metalworking. 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 metalworking 

  • 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 metalworking

  • 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 the 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, you will receive a safety pass which is valid for a period of 2 or 4 years, depending on the years of your working experience in the related industry in Singapore.

Note: If you have less than 6 years of working experience in Singapore, you 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, you will be able to:

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

Pre-requisites

You 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

Please leave an enquiry with us for bulk corporate orders for customisation and bulk pricing.

 

Individual Sponsored

Company Sponsored

 

Non-SME

 

SME

 

 

w/o GST

w GST 

w/o GST

w GST

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

$80.00

$85.60

$80.00

$85.60

$80.00

$85.60

Singapore Citizens & PRs aged

21 years and above

$16.00

$21.60

$16.00

$21.60

$8.00

$13.60

Singapore Citizens aged 40

years and above

(Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy)

$8.00

$13.60

$8.00

$13.60

$8.00

$13.60

Remarks:

SkillsConnect Code: CRS-N-0042362

Individual Sponsored

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding
  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their PSEA funds to offset course fee payable after funding
  • NTUC Union Members can use their UTAP Funding to offset course fee only after full deduction from their SkillsFuture Credit and PSEA funds (where applicable)

Company Sponsored

  • Absentee Payroll claimable by Non-SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50/hr
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by SMEs: Up to 90% of hourly basic salary capped at $7.50/hr

SkillsFuture Credit

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after SSG funding

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.

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.