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Managing Work-At-Heights Course

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Managing Work-At-Heights Course

What's In It For Me

  • To Identify, explain and apply the relevant Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Legislations / Approved Code of Practice / Singapore Standards applicable to work-at-height.
  • To identify and explain the Roles & Responsibilities of stakeholders, competent and responsible persons.
  • To identify hazards, evaluate the risk, and implement control measures for WAH activities.

Course Overview

This course has been designed to meet the minimum standard for working-at-height Training for Supervisors, Assessors or Managers in Singapore, as recommended in the WSH (work-at-heights) Regulations 2013 and the Approved Code of Practice for Working Safely at Height (2011).

SDU Points

20 Points

Who Should Attend

The course is for anyone involved in the supervision, planning assessment or management of work-at-height activities.

Course Duration

Training / Lecture Hours: 15.5 hours

Assessment / Exam Hours: 5 hours

Course Outline

  1. Legal requirements, Approved Code of Practice and Standards for WAH - Theory
  2. Roles and Responsibilities of various stakeholders - Theory
  3. Risk Management - Theory
  4. Fall control measures - Theory
  5. Fall Prevention Plan (FPP) - Theory
  6. WAH Implementation and Monitoring Programme - Theory
  7. Individual Fall Protection equipment and First line Response in emergency - Practical 

Mode of Assessment

Written Test & Practical Test

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Certificate of Successful Completion and Safety Pass endorsed by NTUC LearningHub with LSP Accreditation. 

Course Objectives

The aim of the course is to provide the participant with the requisite WAH knowledge to manage work-at-height activities, so that work can be carried out safely. At the end of the course, the participant shall be able to:

  1. Identify, explain and apply the relevant Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Legislations / Approved Code of Practice / Singapore Standards applicable to work-at-height
  2. Identify and explain the Roles & Responsibilities of stakeholders, competent and responsible persons
  3. Identify hazards, evaluate the risk, and implement control measures for WAH activities
  4. Review the necessary fall preventive / protective control measures for safe execution of WAH activities
  5. Establish, evalutate, review and implement a Fall Prevention Plan
  6. Establish and implement a system for an effective monitoring and control of WAH risks
  7. Demonstrate competency in donning, checking and correcting of Individual Fall Protection Equipment and Responding to a fall emergency

Pre-requisites

The participant should have at least WSQ ESS Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Level 4 and above or equivalent to carry out hazards identification, risk assessment, and risk control measures.

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

1:20

Funding Information

Skillsconnect Course Reference Code:

  • English: CRS-N-0032131
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.

Additional Note

Please note:

  • Safety shoes and proper attire (no singlet/ shorts/ bermudas) are COMPULSORY for all trainees.
  • 100% attendance is required. 


Price

Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$373.83 S$400.00
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$186.91 S$213.08
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$37.38 S$63.55
WTS Funding (95%) S$18.69 S$44.86
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$373.83 S$400.00
After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (50%)* S$186.91 S$213.08
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old  S$37.38  S$63.55
WTS Funding (95%) S$18.69 S$44.86
SME w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$373.83 S$400.00
After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)** S$37.38 S$63.55
WTS Funding (95%) S$18.69 S$44.86
*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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