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WSQ Specialist Diploma in WSH (MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY)

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WSQ Specialist Diploma in WSH (MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY)

Course Overview

The WSQ Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health (SDWSH) qualification is designed for individuals, such as yourself, who are keen to join the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) profession as WSH Officers. It is a recognised qualification for registration as a WSH Officer under the WSH Act.

Who Should Attend

This course is relevant to you if you 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

Total Training Hours: 295.99 hours

Course Outline

You are required to complete all Core Modules:

  • Establish WSH Policy and Advise on WSH Legal Compliance Issues
  • Identify WSH Hazards and Assess WSH Risks
  • Recommend WSH Control Measures
  • Manage WSH Risk
  • Develop a WSH Management System*
  • Design and Implement Behavioural Safety Programme
  • Establish and Review Emergency Preparedness and Response Plan
  • Develop a WSH Culture
  • Lead Workplace Communication and Engagement
  • Compose Technical Report
  • Establish Measurement and Monitoring of WSH Performance
  • Establish and Manage WSH Incident Investigation and Analysis Processes
  • Manage Internal WSH Audit System

And the following Elective Modules:

  • Manage WSH in the Manufacturing Industry
  • Solve Problems & Make Decisions at Managerial Level
  • Support the Establishment of a Framework for Initiative and Enterprise

*Note: "Develop a WSH Management System" has to be taken as the last core module.

Mode of Assessment

  • Theory: Written test, oral questioning, and submission of work assignments

 

  • Practical: Role-play, demonstration and case studies

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a transcript and their Certificate in WSH.

Pre-requisites

You are required to fulfill any of the following tracks to be eligible for the course

Track 1:

  • A recognised Technology / Science-related Diploma / Engineering Degree; 

AND

  • At least 2 years of WSH relevant working experience;

 

Note: Recognised Technology/Science-related diploma / Engineering degree refers to the qualifications from local Polytechnics and Universities. Foreign qualifications would be referred closely to Professional Engineers (Approved Qualifications) Notification from the Professional Engineers Board Singapore.

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

You 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.

Application Checklist - Please click here.
Letter of Undertaking for Modulars -  Please click here.

Price

  Individual Sponsored Company Sponsored
 

Non-SME   SME  
  w/o GST w GST w/o GST w GST w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee $4,250.00 $4,547.50 $4,250.00 $4,547.50 $4,250.00 $4,547.50
Singapore Citizens & PRs aged 21 years and above $2,125.00 $2,422.50 $2,125.00 $2,422.50 $425.00 $722.50
Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above $425.00 $722.50 $2,125.00 $2,422.50 $425.00 $722.50
Singapore Citizens aged 35 years and above (13 years and above for Persons with Disabilities) who are not earning more than $2,000 per month (WTS Scheme) $212.50 $510.00 $212.50 $510.00 $212.50 $510.00

Remarks:

SkillsConnect Code: CRS-Q-0027882-MF

Individual Sponsored

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding
  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their PSEA funds to offset course fee payable after funding
  • NTUC Union Members can use their UTAP Funding to offset course fee only after full deduction from their SkillsFuture Credit and PSEA funds (where applicable)

Company Sponsored

  • Absentee Payroll claimable by Non-SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50/hr
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by SMEs: Up to 90% of hourly basic salary capped at $7.50/hr
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by companies (SMEs and Non-SMEs) sponsoring candidates under WTS Scheme: Up to 95% of hourly basic salary (no dollar cap)

SkillsFuture Credit

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after SSG funding

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.

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.

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