Full program description

(English) Basic Industrial Safety and Health Course for Supervisors

What's In It For Me

  • Learn about the Workplace Safety and Health legislations
  • Learn about hazard recognition and evaluation
  • Learn about accident investigations and preventive measures

Course Overview

At the end of the course, participants will acquire good knowledge in:

  • Workplace Safety & Health legislations
  • Hazards recognition & evaluation
  • Accident investigations & preventive measures

Who Should Attend

Supervisory personnel in manufacturing industries

Course Duration

32 hours (4.5 days), include 2 hours of MCQs and 1 hour of case study assessment.

Course Outline

  • A Guide to Legislation
  • Safety and Health Responsibilities of Supervisor
  • Mechanical Hazards
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Chemical Hazards
  • Material Handling & Storage
  • Fire Prevention
  • Housekeeping
  • Occupational Health and Hazards
  • Risk Management
  • Working at Height
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Incident Investigation
  • WSH Training and Promotion
  • Assessment

Mode of Assessment

There will be a MCQ and case study assessment.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Results will be released 10 working days after course ends. A Safety Pass and Certificate of Achievement endorsed by NTUC LearningHub will be issued to all participants after the release of results.

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

  • Lectures
  • Discussion on case studies
  • English and Mandarin

Funding Information

Skills Development Fund (SDF) and SkillsFuture Funding:

  • Participants must attend at least 75% 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:

  • English: CRS-N-0018591

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. 

Additional Note

Assumed Skills and Knowledge

ESS Level 4 and above


Participants of this course are advised to have at least ES WPLN Level 4 & above or equivalent as otherwise, the participants may find the course challenging to understand and pass the required assessments.


Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$285.05 S$305.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$57.01 S$76.96
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$28.50 S$48.45
WTS Funding (95%) S$14.25 S$34.20
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$285.05 S$305.00
After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (50%)* S$57.01 S$76.96
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old  S$14.25   S$34.20
WTS Funding (95%) S$35.25 S$84.60
Original Course Fee S$285.05 S$305.00
After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)** S$28.50 S$48.45
WTS Funding (95%) S$14.25 S$34.20
*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