Supervise Workplace Safety and Health Practices

On completion of this module, participants will gain the required competencies to supervise workplace safety and health practices at supervisor level in their workplaces. Learners will acquire competencies in planning workplace safety and health activities, implementing safe work practices and maintaining workplace risk control measures.

Who Should Attend:

 

1. Plan workplace safety and health activities
- Responsibilities of designated personnel/committees under the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Act
- Safety management system
- Workplace safety policy and culture
- Communication means
- Proper use of personal protective equipment
- Impact of unsafe work conditions
- Purpose of safety signs and instructions

2. Implement safe work practices
    - Types of work activities
- Purpose of safe work procedures
- Purpose of safety inspection checklist
- Types of emergencies at workplace
- Interpretation of safety signs and instructions
- Types of unsafe working conditions
- Types of unsafe work practices
- Importance of communicate the change in the work practices
- Types of safety issues
- Safety issues resolution process

3. Maintain workplace risk control measures
- Types of workplace hazards
- Applications of hierarchy of risk control measures
- Means of communicating the risk control measures
- Importance of risk assessment

Candidates must meet one of the following requirements:

Completed O-level and are able to speak, read and write in basic English
An applicant must be at least 18 years of age on admission to the programme.

1. All notice of transfer/withdrawal / deferment must be given in writing and submitted at least 2 weeks prior to course commencement.

 

2. An administrative fee of $60 (GST inclusive) will be imposed if notice is received less than 2 weeks.

 

3. If notice of withdrawal is received:
- At least 1 week before commencement of the course, a 20% of the full course fee will be charged. For government-funded course, a 20% of full course fee before funding will be charged.
- Less than 1 week before commencement of the course, a 30% of the full course fee will be charged. For government-funded course, a 30% of full course fee before funding will be charged.
- No show on the scheduled date, a full course fee will be levied. For government-funded course, a full course fee before funding will be charged.

 

4. For all government-funded programmes (WSQ & Non-WSQ), funding is only applicable to:
- Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents.
- Participants who have achieved at least 75% attendance and passed all required assessments.
- Full course fee will be charged to participants who fail to meet the above-mentioned criteria.

 

5. Certificates or Statement of Attainment or Certificate of Attendance will only be issued to participants who have achieved 75% attendance and undergo assessment (if applicable).

 

6.When a course is cancelled, fails to commence or fails to complete under unforeseen circumstances, participant is allowed to defer the intake at no cost or withdraw from the course; under such situation, a full refund of the advance payment will be given.

 

7. Notice of change in participant’s name must be given in writing, 1no less than 5 days prior to course commencement.

 

8. SMF reserves the right to change the venue, cancel or postpone the event without prior notice and full refund will be given under such circumstances. Such modifications shall become effective immediately upon the posting thereof. Please approach your account manager for more queries.

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