SHIPYARD SAFETY INSTRUCTION COURSE (GENERAL TRADE)
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.”
The SSIC is a mandatory WSH training course for all workers working in the shipbuilding and ship repairing industry.
Assumed Skills, Knowledge & Entry Requirement
Participant must be able to read, write and speak in the language in which the course is conducted.
- 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
- 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: 8.5 hours including 1 hours of assessment
Medium of Instruction: English
Class Size: Maximum 40
Facilitator/Learner Ratio: 1:40 for Theory & Assessment
Course Attendance: 100% Attendance
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.
Based on the successful completion of the course and assessment, a certificate of achievement endorsed by Eversafe Academy Pte. Ltd. will be issued to all trainees.
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