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WSQ Specialist Diploma in WSH

Course Overview

The WSQ Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health (SDWSH) qualification is designed for individuals who are keen to join the Workplace Safety and Health profession as WSH Officers.

It is a recognized qualification for registration as a WSH Officer under the Workplace Safety and Health Act.

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.

Pre-requisites

Track 1

  • Recognized Technology/ Science–related 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.

To see the Application Checklist, please click here.

Course Outline

Trainees are required to complete 13 compulsory core modules and 3 elective modules.

  • Choose one elective module from Group 1 (Industry electives)
  • Complete all elective modules from Group 2 (electives)

 

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 Behavioral 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

Note: Learner must successfully complete 12 compulsory core units and 3 elective units first – before they are allowed to take the last compulsory core unit “Develop a WSH Management System”.

  • Group 1 (Choose 1 module)
  • Manage WSH in Construction industry
  • Manage WSH in Manufacturing industry
  • Manage WSH in Marine industry
  • Group 2 (Complete both modules)
  • Solve Problems & Make Decisions at Managerial Level
  • Support the Establishment of a Framework for Initiative and Enterprise

Course Duration

Total training hours – 296 hours

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, participants will receive a transcript and their Certificate in WSH.

Price

Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$6,390.00 S$6,837.30
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old (70% funding) S$1,917.00 S$2,051.19
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old (90% funding) S$639.00 S$773.19
WTS Funding (95%) S$319.50 S$453.69
Corporate Pricing w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee S$6,390.00 S6,837.30
After CET Funding for Companies (70% funding) S$1,917.00 S$2,051.19
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old (90% funding) * S$1,917.00 S$2,051.19
WTS Funding (95%)* S$1,917.00 S$2,051.19

Prices are subject to changes and other LHUB miscellaneous fees.
* Companies are to claim the 20% for Mid Career trainees or 25% for WTS trainees directly with SSG.

Note: 

  • SkillsFuture Funding >=21 yrs old: Applicable to Singapore Citizen/PR
  • SkillsFuture Funding >=40 yrs ol : Applicable to Singapore Citizen ONLY

Please note that prices are subject to changes.

Funding Information

Absentee Payroll apply for course start date from 18 February 2016:

The course reference code: CRS-Q-0027737-MF (Construction Elective)

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