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Assess Confined Space For Safe Entry and Work

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Assess Confined Space For Safe Entry and Work

What's In It For Me

  • To enable the learners to be appointed as confined space safety assessors under the relevant regulations.
  • To prepare the learners for confined space assessment.
  • To identify hazards and take measures in confined space.

Course Overview

This unit covers basic principles in working within/ around confined space. It includes the knowledge and skills for the use of appropriate gas testing equipment and methods, to obtain representative results for the assessment of atmospheric conditions in confined space for safe entry and work. The skills and knowledge covered will enable the learners to be appointed as confined space safety assessors under the relevant regulations.

SDU Points

40 Points

Who Should Attend

The target audience of this competency unit may include:

  • Persons who want to obtain the knowledge to be competent for taking up the appointment of a confined space safety assessor. 
  • Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) professionals such as WSH Coordinators, Officers, and Auditors. 
  • Occupational Hygiene (OH) professionals such as OH Technicians.

Course Duration

  • 37 hours (Training)
  • 3 hours (Assessment)

Course Outline

  • Prepare for confined space assessment
  • Identify hazards and take measures in confined space
  • Conduct gas testing to ascertain the atmospheric condition in the confined space is safe for entry
  • Participate in risk control and emergency response for entry into and working in a confined space
  • Monitor the confined space conditions and control measures for safe working

Mode of Assessment

Individuals will be assessed through various methodologies such as written questioning, written assignment, case studies, practicals and oral questioning.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

A Statement of Attainment (SOA) will be awarded upon completion of each unit.

Pre-requisites

With effect from 30 July 2019, the Numeracy (Maths) and Science (Physics and Chemistry) requirements will be removed as pre-requisite for the course Assess Confined Space for Safe Entry at Work (ACS) to allow experienced individuals to enrol for the course to be a confined space safety assessor in their respective industries.

Learners are assumed to have relevant knowledge in Workplace Safety and Health to understand and comprehend the topics.

Funding Information

Skillsconnect Course Reference Code:

English: CRS-Q-0022918-OH

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.


Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$705.00 S$754.35
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$352.50 S$401.85
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$70.50 S$119.85
WTS Funding (95%) S$35.25 S$84.60
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$705.00 S$754.35
After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (50%)* S$352.50 S$401.85
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old  S$70.50   S$119.85
WTS Funding (95%) S$35.25 S$84.60
SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$705.00 S$754.35
After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)** S$70.50 S$119.85
WTS Funding (95%) S$35.25 S$84.60
*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

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