CONSTRUCTION SAFETY COURSE FOR PROJECT MANAGERS

 

Accreditation

Professional Engineers Board PEB (PDUs) - 27 Units

Structured Activities under RSO (SDUs) Scheme - 32 Units

Continuing Education and Training (CET) - 34 hours

 

Introduction

This course is specially designed for construction companies that have projects with contract sum of S$10 million or more. Project Managers, Construction Managers and Senior Managers who handle construction projects will find this course particularly beneficial. 

 

Objective

Effective 1 June 2001, the Factories (Safety Training Courses) Order requires:.

"any person who is appointed as a Project Manager to be in charge all construction activities in building and engineering construction worksites of a contract sum of $10 million or more" to attend and pass the "Construction Safety Course for Project Managers" before undertaking such project.

SCAL has been approved by the Commissioner of Factories, Ministry of Manpower to conduct this course to cater to the high demand from the industry. At the end of the course, participants will not only help the companies meet the MOM requirement, but will also be familiarised with safety and health legislation, safety and health hazards in the construction industry, how to prevent construction accidents, as well as the implementation and audit of safety management system. 

 

Who Should Attend

This course is specially designed for Chairman of Workplace Safety & Health Committee, Project Managers, and Project Engineers, Superintendent or equivalents who are in-charge and handle construction projects.  

 

Entry Requirement

a) Applicant must possess knowledge of construction industry activities; AND

b) GCE “O” Level Grade 6 and above in English & Mathematics; OR

c) Employability Skills WSQ (ES WSQ) - Workplace Literacy & Workplace Numeracy Skill (WPLN) Level 6

If you do not have Workplace Literacy & Workplace Numeracy, please contact Singapore Workforce Development Agency or click here for more info.

Important:

All relevant documents must be submitted to us upon the online application. Please click here to submit the necessary documents.

 

Course Content

Course Opening & Introduction

Part 1 : Understanding Workplace Safety & Health Legislations

Part 2: WSH (WSH Committees) Regulations 2008

Part 3 : Workplace Safety & Health (Construction) Regulations

Part 4 : General Worksite Safety

Part 5 : Mechanical Material Handling & Scaffold

Part 6 : Excavation, Tunnelling and Compressed Air Environment

Part 7 : Occupational Health

Part 8 : Overview of Risk Management

Part 9 : Accident Prevention and Investigation

Part 10 : Safety & Health Management

Part 11 : Safety & Health Audits & Case Study (COMPULSORY)

Course Closure & Critique 

 

Skills Development  Fund (SDF) (Fee Type: Full Fee)

Participants who are Singaporean or Singapore PR and sponsored by company are eligible for SDF Fundings.  To be eligible for the SDF funding, companies are required to enroll their trainees through the SkillsConnect System.  All application are subject to WDA's requirement and consideration. Application for SDF funding must make payment via cheque or GIRO to training provider. For assistance, please call WDA at 68835885 or log-on to www.skillsconnect.gov.sg for more information.

 

Training Organisation Name: The Singapore Contractors Association Limited
Course Code: CRS-N-0022004
Payment Type: Full Fee
Grant Amount: Subject to WDA's approval


 

Registration & Payment

To register, simply select a suitable date from the "Online Registration" box below. Or complete the application form and email to veronica@scal.com.sg.  Please read the Terms & Conditions before applying. 

For Payment, kindly issue your cheque payable to "SCAL Academy Pte Ltd" and foward it together with your application form to SCAL Academy, No 5 Jurong West Avenue 5, Singapore 649485.

 

TimeTable
Title Start Time End Time
10 Evening Class 06:00 PM 10:00 PM
Course Information
Time / Duration:

Schedules

 

Duration

10 Evenings

Time

 6.00pm to 9.00 / 10.00pm

Jan 2015

2-15 / 12-23 / 19-30

Feb 2015

2-13 / 9-27

Mar 2015

2-13 / 9-20 / 18-31

Apr 2015

1-15 / 13-24 / 17-30

May 2015

4-15 / 11-22 / 18-29

Jun 2015

2-15 / 15-26 / 17-30

 

Fees:
SCAL Member/s
( Slots / Associate / Ordinary )
$ 400.00
Non-Member $ 420.00
Venue: Construction House, No 1, Bukit Merah Lane 2, Singapore 159760
Medium of Instruction:
English
Certification: Only participants with at least 80% attendance will be eligible to sit for the assessment. Certificates will be awarded to participants who successfully complete the course and pass the assessment.
Replacement/Postponement: A notice of replacement / postponement together with the full particulars of the new participant (for replacement) must be given to us AT LEAST 3 working days before course commencement. A charge of S$50 (replacement) or S$100 (postponement) will be imposed on such changes.
Class Size: Minimum 15, Maximum 20
Special Class: Available upon request.
More Information: For more information, please contact us at 67939020