Full program description

Workshop for CEO/Top Management (bizSAFE Level1)

What's In It For Me

  • Get a good overview of the Workplace Safety and Health ACT, Subsidiary regulations, and Directors Guidelines
  • Learn about the bizSAFE concept, the Risk Management concept, and Corporate and Social Responsibilities (CSR) of companies
  • Understand the top management responsibilities and the role that they play towards cultivating a good safety culture in the workplace

Course Overview

At the end of the course, participants will have a good understanding on:

  • WSH Act and its subsidiary regulations

  • Concept of bizSAFE

  • Importance of management commitment in cultivating a good safety culture in the workplace

  • Preparation and endorsement of the company WSH policy

Who Should Attend

Top management, such as company owners, directors, CEO, Managing Director or General Manager

(Limited to top 3 tiers of the company’s management hierarchy)

Course Duration

3 hours

Course Outline

  • Overview of WSH ACT/ Subsidiary regulations/ Director’s Guidelines

  • Introduction to biSAFE concept/ Risk Management concept/ Corporate and Social Responsibilities ( CSR ) of companies 

  • Top management responsibilities and the role that they play towards cultivating a good safety culture in the workplace/ Business case studies

  • Practical exercises in preparing a WSH policy

Mode of Assessment

There will be no assessments.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Upon completion of the course, a Certificate of Participation endorsed by NTUC LearningHub® will be issued to all participants.

Pre-requisites

Applicants must be a company owner, Director, CEO/Top mgtm, and one who has the responsibilities to carry out safety policy in the company. If they are not office bearers in ACRA record, he/she will not be able to attend the course unless company owner/CEO can certify this person’s role. For MNC or large organizations, limited to top 3-tier mgtm hierarchy – CEO/MD/GM/Senior mgtm can attend the workshop.

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

  • Lectures
  • Group discussions

Funding Information

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP):

* UTAP supports 50% of the course fees paid cap at $250 per year. You must be an union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. You must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and sat for all prescribed examinations. Other terms and conditions apply.

Validity & Renewal of Workshop for CEO / Top Management (bizSAFE Level 1) 

bizSAFE LevelValidityRenewal Procedure
bizSAFE 1
bizSAFE status is valid for 6 months from the date of approval
NOTE: In the event that there is a change of CEO/Top Management in the company, the new CEO/Top Management shall attend the relevant bizSAFE Level 1 Workshop if he/she has not attended one before. This condition will apply regardless which bizSAFE Level (1 to Star) an enterprise is currently at.
Renewal is subjected to WSH Council approval on a case-by-case basis. Applicants are required to progress up to Level 2 and above in order to continue their bizSAFE Recognition.

Price

Price Type With GST
Full course fee $119.00

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