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WSQ Assist in Evacuation of Premises

Course Objectives

On completion of this module, trainee will gain knowledge on different methods of evacuation and evacuation procedures and be able to apply them in the workplace.

Teacher:Student ratio is 1:20

Who Should Attend

This security training course is suitable for security officers or guards who would like to gain new skills in their job.

Course Duration

24 Hours (Excluding Assessment)

Assessment

An assessment (1 hour 30 minutes) will be conducted at the end of the module by POLWEL

Course Outline

  1. Demonstrating correct usage of portable fire extinguishers

    • Methods of extinguishing fire

    • Classification and Types of fire

    • Basic stages of fire development

    • Basic concepts and behaviour of fire including Triangle of Combustion

    • Types of fire extinguisher

    • Implications of incorrect use of fire extinguisher on class of fire

    • Correct classification of fire and fire type and selecting of appropriate fire extinguisher

    • Operating a fire extinguisher

    • Organisation procedures for emergency management of fire

    • Occupational health and safety procedures for management of fire

    • Risk and hazard recognition

    • Personal protective equipment

  2. Demonstrating correct usage of fire hose reel

    • Theory of fire including Triangle of Combustion

    • Types and use of fire hose reel

    • Implications of incorrect use of fire hose reel on class of fire

    • Organisation procedures for emergency management of fire

    • Occupational health and safety procedures for management of fire

    • Risk and hazard recognition

    • Personal protective equipment

  3. Assisting in evacuation

    • Organisational evacuation policy and procedures

    • Types and methods of evacuation

    • Evacuation procedures

    • Essential items to be prepared for evacuation

    • Use of tools and equipment

    • Fire Alarm Systems (FAS) Operation

Pre-requisites

  • Minimum secondary 2 education

OR

  • Participants with the following competency ratings from the Employability Skills are eligible:
    • Listening/Speaking Min. Level 4
    • Reading/Writing Min. Level 4
    • Numeracy Min. Level 4
OR
  • Participants may also be required to undergo a pre-qualifying test during registration.
OR
  • Participants who have taken WSQ Basic Licensing Units (Handle Security Incidents & Services and Provide Guard & Patrol Services – either under WSQ or NSRS) are also eligible.

Training Methods

  • Theory (30%) - Knowledge, Comprehension & Discussion

  • Practical (60%) - Role-play, demonstration & case study

  • Revision (10%)

Certification

  • Statement of Attainment (SOA) from the Workforce Development Agency (WDA)
  • Certificate of Attendance from NTUC LearningHub®

Price

Price Type

 Without GST

 With GST

Course Fee*

 $        515.00

 $    551.05

Nett Fee (After Funding)*

 $         51.50

 $      55.10

* Pricing is with effect on 1 July 2013 base on course start date.

Funding Info

For company sponsored trainee who is Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident, up to 90% funding is available from:
  • Skills Redevelopment Programme (SRP)
  • Skills Development Fund (SDF)

Course Location

NTUC LearningHub
80 Jurong East Street 21, e2i
#02-03
Singapore 609607

 

 

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NTUC members enjoy instant* UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme) benefit of up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses with NTUC LearningHub and Next U®.

* 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.