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Supervise Construction Work in Workplace Safety and Health

Course Overview

Previously known as Building Construction Supervisors Safety Course.

This course enables the WSH Coordinator or Supervisor to be equipped with the application skills to supervise at construction sites and construction-related environments.

Course Objectives

At the end of the programme, participants will be able to:

  • Explain and interpret salient WSH legislations and other requirements relevant to construction industry
  • Describe the WSH duties and responsibilities of a supervisor in construction industry
  • Assist in safety and health planning and organisation at worksite
  • Identify WSH hazards, evaluate and control risks in construction industry in accordance with risk management process
  • Carry out WSH inspections in accordance with organizational inspection procedures
  • Conduct incident investigation and prepare report in accordance with legal requirements and other organisational requirements

Who Should Attend

Construction Site Supervisor, Clerk-of-work, foreman, site engineer, WSH Coordinator, WSH Supervisor or individuals who undertake the role of a supervisor in the construction industry.

Course Duration

Training/Lecture Hours: 28 Hours
Assessment/Exam Hours: 4 Hours (2 hours: MCQ, 2 hours: Case Study + Inspection Report)

Course Outline

Part 1 – Explain and interpret salient WSH legislations and other requirements relevant to construction industry

  • Importance of Workplace Safety and Health (WSH)
  • Consequences of unsafe work practices and workplace conditions
  • Salient WSH legal and other requirements relevant to construction industry
  • WSH (Construction) Regulations
  • Overview of WSH management system

Part 2 –  Describe the WSH duties and responsibilities of a supervisor in construction industry

  • WSH duties and responsibilities of supervisor in the construction industry

Part 3 – Assist in safety and health planning and organisation at worksite

  • Safety and health planning and organisation

Part 4 – Identify WSH hazards, evaluate and control risks in construction industry in accordance with risk management process

  • Risk management process
  • Typical construction activities
  • Permit-to-work for high-risk construction works
  • Typical WSH hazards
  • WSH control measures
  • Methods for hazards identification

Part 5 – Carry out WSH inspections in accordance with organisational inspection procedures

  • Types of organisational WSH inspections

Part 6 – Conduct incident investigation and prepare report in accordance with legal requirements and other organisational requirements

  • Incident investigation and reporting

Mode of Assessment

  • Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • Case Study + Inspection Report

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Upon completion of the course and passing the examination, a Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) and a Safety Pass from NTUC LearningHub will be awarded to the trainee.

Price

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Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$290.00 S$310.30
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$58.00 S$78.30
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$29.00 S$49.30
WTS Funding (95%) S$14.50 S$34.80
Corporate Pricing (Non-SME) w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$290.00 S$310.30
After SDF Funding for non-SMEs Companies (80%)* S$58.00 S$78.30
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old     S$29.00     S$49.30
WTS Funding (95%) S$14.50 S$34.80
Corporate Pricing (SME) w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$290.00 S$310.30
After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)** S$29.00 S$49.30
WTS Funding (95%) S$14.50 S$34.80
*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.

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:

  • CRS-Q-0030784-WP02
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