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Assess Confined Space For Safe Entry and Work

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Assess Confined Space For Safe Entry and Work

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 you to be appointed as confined space safety assessors under the relevant regulations.

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

You 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.

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

Additional Note

  • SDU points: 40

Price

 

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

$705.00

$754.35

$705.00

$754.35

$705.00

$754.35

Singapore Citizens & PRs aged

21 years and above

$352.50

$401.85

$352.50

$401.85

$70.50

$119.85

Singapore Citizens aged 40

years and above

(Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy)

$70.50

$119.85

$70.50

$119.85

$70.50

$119.85

Remarks:

SkillsConnect Code: CRS-Q-0022918-OH

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.

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