Online: 08.00 AM to 04.30PM

In-Person: (07.00pm to 08.00pm)

09.00 AM to 06.30 PM

 (Previously known as Shipyard Safety Instruction Course For Workers (General Trade) -SSIC-GT)

Legal Requirement

The Workplace Safety and Health (Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing) Regulations 2008 Reg. 6 (2) stipulates that “It shall be the duty of every person not to carry out any hazardous work in a shipyard or on board a ship in a harbour unless he has undergone a safety and health training course approved by the Commissioner for Workplace Safety and Health.”

For Whom

The AWSHS is a mandatory WSH training course for all workers working in the shipbuilding and ship repairing industry.

Assumed Attitude, Skills and Knowledge / Entry Requirement

Participant must be able to read, write and speak in the language in which the course is conducted.

Course Overview

  • Understand legal obligations in workplace safety and health.
  • Identify hazards in a shipyard.
  • Recognize all types of industrial safety signs.
  • Understand application process for safety permit prior to hot work.
  • Competent in wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Know and take safety precautions when working with different hazards.
  • Able to respond in case of fire or emergency.

Course Content

  • Legal Obligations.
  • Fire and Explosion Hazards.
  • Prevention of Fires & Explosions.
  • Preventive Measures for Specialized Operations.
  • Preventive Measures for Material Handling.
  • Preventive Measures for Mechanical and Electrical Works.
  • Preventive Measures for Working in at Height.
  • Preventive Measures for Working in Confined Space.
  • Personal Protective Equipment.

Course Duration: 8 hours including 1 hours of assessment

 Medium of Instruction: English, Mandarin, Tamil, Bengali

Teaching Methodology:

  • Face to Face class room teaching
  • The following blended learning methods are applied to maximize the learning outcome for the course:
    • Login to the Eversafe Academy e-learning platform and self-study from anyplace –
      • Safety Signage
      • Identify hazards from given digital photo
      • MCQ for self-assessment

Learning Environment:   Our ergonomically designed class rooms are fully air-conditioned, equipped with white boards; audio/video equipment’s and free wi-fi  .

Qualification or experience of facilitators:

A facilitator and assessor of this course will possess the following:

  1. A facilitator / assessor for the course shall possess the following:
  2. Advanced Certificate in Workplace Safety and Health
  3. At least 5 years of relevant working experience as a supervisor / foreman / safety personnel in the marine industry
  4. Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA) or Diploma in Adult Continuing Education (DACE)

Key Person In charge: Monish V (Administrative Manager)

Class Size: Maximum 40

Facilitator/Learner Ratio:

1:40 for Theory & Assessment

Course Attendance: 100% Attendance

Assessment Advice

1-hour of written assessment with 40 multiple choice questions (MCQ) test. The passing mark for the written assessment is 60%. Failure to pass the assessments shall render a “Fail” outcome for the learner and he must then re-attempt the course and assessments.

Course Fee exclusive of GST


Funding & Claims

  1. Skill future credit/funding available


  • Based on the successful completion of the course and assessment, a Statement of Attainment (SOA) from the Skillsfuture Singapore (SSG) and a Safety Pass from Eversafe Academy Pte. Ltd. will be awarded to the trainee.
  • E-cert available

Course Venue

  • 2 Kampong Kapor Rd, Little India, Singapore 208674
  • 3 Soon Lee Street, #04-14/16&17, Pioneer Junction, Singapore-627606
  • 2, Joo Koon Road, Singapore-628966

Renewal Points for professionals

Not Available


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