SUPERVISE TUNNELLING WORK FOR WSH

Type
In Person
Course Duration
24 hr(s)
Mode of Assessment
  • Oral Questioning
  • Written Test
  • Case Study
Who Should Attend

WSH Coordinator or Supervisor in deep excavation and tunnelling construction works

Course Overview

The course is to enable the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Coordinator or Supervisor to acquire the knowledge and be equipped with the application skills to supervise WSH in tunnelling construction.

Course Objectives

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

  • Explain and interpret WSH legislations and other requirements relevant to deep excavation and tunnelling works
  • Identify WSH hazards including unsafe work conditions and practices in deep excavation and tunnelling worksite
  • Evaluate and control risks in accordance with the organisational Risk Management Plan
  • Identify gaps in the existing control measures and report to management on appropriate corrective actions and preventive actions
  • Monitor and review the health condition of workers in a compressed air environment
  • Assist in the evacuation of workers in an emergency situation

Pre-requisites

You must have completed the Building Construction Supervisor Safety Course (BCSS) or the module on Supervise WSH in Construction Industry from WSQ Advanced Certificate in WSH.

Course Outline

  • WSH legal and other requirements relevant to deep excavation and tunnelling works
  • Hazards associated with deep excavation and tunnelling works
  • Unsafe work conditions and practices in a deep excavation and tunnelling worksite
  • Safety planning and organization for deep excavation and tunnelling works
  • Implement WSH control measures in accordance with organizational Risk Management Plan
  • Gaps in the existing control measures
  • Appropriate corrective actions and preventive actions to address the root causes of the incident
  • Health considerations in tunnelling and deep excavation works
  • Types and characteristics of Decompression Illnesses (DCI)
  • Monitor the health condition of workers in compressed air (CA) environment
  • Evacuation and rescue procedures
  • Communication system in excavation and tunnelling works

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 you.

Additional Details

Price

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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 $290.00 $310.30 $290.00 $310.30 $290.00 $310.30
Singapore Citizens & PRs aged

21 years and above

$58.00 $78.30 $58.00 $78.30 $29.00 $49.30
Singapore Citizens aged 40

years and above

(Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy)

$29.00 $49.30 $29.00 $49.30 $29.00 $49.30

Remarks:

SkillsConnect Code: CRS-Q-0030716-WP02

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

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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