Full program description

Manage WSH in Construction Industry

What's In It For Me

  • Recognized qualification to register as a WSH Officer under the WSH Act
  • Identify WSH hazards and assess the risks of key trades and daily work activities in the construction industry in accordance to organizational procedures and legal requirements

Course Overview

This unit of competency specifies the knowledge, skills and attitudes required of a WSH Officer to handle the operational issues associated with the control and management of risk in the construction industry.

Who Should Attend

This course is relevant to those who would like to attain the Specialist Diploma in WSH, which is part of the certification requirement under the WSH Act, in order to be a WSH Officer.

Course Duration

20.33 Hours

Course Outline

  • Identify WSH hazards and assess the risks of key trades and daily work activities in the construction industry in accordance to organizational procedures and legal requirements
  • Develop the control measures to address the WSH hazards and risks identified
  • Formulate implementation plan in accordance to the organizational Risk Management Plan
  • Communicate WSH hazards and risks, proposed control measures and implementation plan to relevant stakeholders
  • Monitor the implementation of control measures in daily work activities
  • Report to management on the status of the implementation plan

Mode of Assessment

Oral Questioning

Practical Performance

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Upon completion of the course a Statement of Attainment (SOA) from the SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)

Pre-requisites

Trainee is to fulfill one of the tracks to be eligible for the course

  Track 1

  • Recognized Technology/ Sciencerelated Diploma/ Engineering Degree

And

  • At least 2 years of WSH relevant working experience

Track 2:

  • Possess Employability Skills Workplace Literacy Level 6 or GCE O Level English Grade C6
  • GCE O Level Math & Science Grade C6, or bridging course
  • Possess GCE 'O' Level Science (Physics) grade C6, or Certification of Performance Physics bridging course
  • Possess WSH Skills and knowledge equivalent to that of Advanced Certificate in WSH
  • Have at least 2 years of post-WSH qualification working experience as WSH Supervisor, WSH Coordinator or similar occupation role

Track 3:

  • Possess Employability Skills Workplace Literacy Level 6 or GCE O Level English Grade C6
  • GCE O Level Math & Science Grade C6, or bridging course
  • Possess GCE 'O' Level Science (Physics) grade C6, or Certification of Performance Physics bridging course
  • Possess WSH Skills and knowledge equivalent to that of Advanced Certificate in WSH
  • Have at least 5 years of WSH-related working experience, in which 2 years should be recent working experience such as WSH Supervisor/Coordinator

Participants may also be required to undergo a pre-qualifying test.

Note: Applications without ALL the above required supporting documents will be considered incomplete and rejected. Payment is to be made after receiving an email of course acceptance from NTUC LearningHub.

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Funding Information

The course reference code:

CRS-Q-0026991-WP02

Price

Individual Pricing

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

S$300.00

S$321.00

SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old

S$150.00

S$171.00

SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old

S$30.00

S$51.00

WTS Funding (95%)

S$15.00

S$36.00

Corporate Pricing

Non-SME

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

S$300.00

S$321.00

After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (50%)*

S$150.00

S$171.00

SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old

S$30.00

S$51.00

WTS Funding (95%)

S$15.00

S$36.00

SME

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

S$300.00

S$321.00

After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)**

S$30.00

S$51.00

WTS Funding (95%)

S$15.00

S$36.00

*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