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Occupational First Aid Course


Course Objectives

By the end of the course, the participants will have the relevant knowledge and application skills in demonstrating first aid/CPR skills to apply them in their workplace.


Course Outline

  • Principles and practice of first aid

  • First-aid requirements in factories and other workplaces

  • Wounds, bleeding and shock

  • Fractures and soft tissues injuries

  • Handling and transportation of the injured

  • CPR & use of AED

  • Breathing difficulties

  • The unconscious patient

  • Occupational eye injuries

  • Burn injuries

  • Industrial toxicology

  • Safety and accident prevention

  • Management of medical emergencies


Target Audience

Safety and supervisory personnel in all working industries

Type of workplace

No. of employeesNo. of First-Aiders
Quarries, construction sites, shipyards, petroleum refineries, woodworking factories26 - 1001
> 1001 for every 100 employed persons or less
All other factories and workplaces covered26 -1001
> 1001 for every 100 employed persons or less


Course Duration

23.5 hours including 3 hours of assessment


Assumed Skills and Knowledge

ESS Level 5 and above

Participants of this course are advised to have at least ES WPLN Level 5 & above or equivalent as otherwise, the participants may find the course challenging to understand and pass the required assessments.


  • Discussions & Presentations

  • Practical Sessions


There will be practical and written assessment



Upon completion of the course and passing the examination, 2 years validity will be issued to the following certificates:
  • Certificate of achievement endorsed by NTUC LearningHub® and accredited by Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
  • NRC endorsed certificate

SDU Points

23 Points



Price Type
 With GST
Full course fee
 $    325.00


*Funding Info

SDF/ SME/ WTS Funding (For Corporate Registrations):

  • Participants must attend at least 75% of the course and complete the exam
  • Customers who are applying for the funding for trainee(s), please make enrollment in Skills Connect website before registration
  • Payment of the course must be with company cheque or GIRO
  • WTS funding only applies to company-sponsored trainee who is 35 year old and above with a monthly income of $1,900 and below.
  • For more information, please click here


For Training Grant application, please use the following reference code:

  • English: CRS-N-0018336


WTS for individual:

  • Self-Initiated trainees (sign up training on their own, without employer's sponsorship) can access funding support at Service Touch-points (Self Help Groups/ NTUC/ WDA Career Centres at CDCs) within 30 days before or up to 30 days after course commencement date.
  • For more information, you may refer to
For more information on SDF Training Grant Application, please click here

Note: For courses starting from 1 August 2014

*The full course fee will be billed upon enrolment for this course.

The claim must be done 30 days before course start date or within 30 days after the course starts.

The course reference number is CRS-N-0018336.


Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP):

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. 

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