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WSQ Supervise Safe Lifting Operations

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WSQ Supervise Safe Lifting Operations

What's In It For Me

  • Learn how to make necessary preparations for the supervision of safe lifting operations
  • Learn the ropes of supervising safe lifting operations, such as identifying hazards, proper use of cranes as well as how to respond to lifting accident and emergencies
  • Learn how to supervise reinstatements of safe lifting operations such as the dismantling and restoring of rigging equipment, good housekeeping of equipment and work area, and post-operational checks

Course Overview

At the end of the course, participants will learn how to:

  • Carry out lifting operations in a safe and efficient way
  • Implement legislative requirements to ensure a safe working environment
  • Investigate crane accidents and implement preventive efforts

SDU Points

35 Points

Who Should Attend

  • This course is mandatory for individuals who are assigned to supervise lifting operation involving a mobile crane or tower crane or any other crane in the workplace

Course Duration

  • 35 hours, including 2 hours of Written Assessment and 1 hour of Practical performance

Course Outline

  • CE 1 Prepare to supervise safe lifting operations

  • Comply to Risk Assessment
  • Check to ensure adherence to legislations and organisational safe work procedures
  • Participate in lifting plan, risk assessment and safe work procedure (SWP) briefing  for lifting operations as a supervisor
  • Check to ensure proper use of appropriate PPE and tag line for personnel in lifting operations
  • Interpret load charts to verify the intended lift is within the Safe Working Load (SWL) of the crane
  • Verify pre-lift inspection of crane, lifting gear and accessories
  • Check to ensure proper selection of rigging equipment, lifting gears and accessories for lifting load
  • Check to ensure proper rigging of load
  • Check to ensure proper set up of communication equipment serviceability of communications equipment and functionality of radio channels for safe lifting operations
  • Supervise cordoning off of lifting and lowering area using effective barricades with prominent warning signages
  • Report and rectify any abnormalities/defects in the crane, lifting gear accessories and communications equipment according to organizational procedures
  • Apply preventive measures and hazard control of lifting accidents according to organisational procedures
  •   CE 2 Carry out supervision of safe lifting operations

  • Implement safety practices and hazard control measures in workplace when carrying out Lifting Supervisor tasks
  • Identify hazards during lifting operations
  • Coordinate and supervise safe lifting operations involving cranes in a safe and proper manner
  • Coordinate and supervise lifting according to lifting plan
  • Respond to lifting accident and emergencies according to organizational Emergency Response Procedures (ERP)
  •   CE 3 Supervise reinstatement of safe lifting operations

  • Supervise the dismantling and restoring of rigging equipment, lifting gears and accessories
  • Supervise good housekeeping of equipment and work area
  • Supervise post-operational checks on communication equipment crane, lifting gear and accessories
  • Check to ensure reporting of any damage and defects on communication equipment, crane, lifting gear and accessories
  • Conduct accident investigation and analysis process of lifting accidents (where necessary)

Mode of Assessment

Method

Duration

Written Assessment (WA)  - Closed Book

2 hrs

Practical Performance (PP)

1 hr

Candidates must pass both the WA and PP to be considered to have successfully completed the Supervise Safe Lifting Operations Course.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

  • A Statement of Attainment (SOA) will be issued by SSG for candidates who have been assessed as Competent.
  • Safety Pass will also be issued

Pre-requisites

Learners MUST:

Have completed WSQ/ MOM ATP Rigging and Signalman course

And are assumed to:

  • Have a basic knowledge of the relevant sector of work
  • Be able to listen and speak, read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to the (ES) level 4
  • Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ES level 4;

and

Be medically fit

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

  • Maximum Class Size : 20
  • Written Assessment: 1 : 20 (Class size)
  • Practical : 1 : 1
  • Medium of Instruction : English

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-Q-0027262-MF

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 Knowledge and Skills

WPLN 4 and above

*Disclaimer
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.

Price


Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$320.00 S$342.40
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$64.00 S$86.40
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$32.00 S$54.40
WTS Funding (95%) S$16.00 S$38.40
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$320.00 S$342.40
After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (80%)* S$64.00 S$86.40
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$32.00 S$54.40
WTS Funding (95%) S$16.00 S$38.40
SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$320.00 S$342.40
After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)** S$32.00 S$54.40
WTS Funding (95%) S$16.00 S$38.40
*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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