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Shipyard Supervisors Safety Course


Course Overview

At the end of the course, participants will have a good understanding on:

  • Common safety and health hazards in manholes
  • Safe work procedures in manholes and other confined spaces


Course Outline

  • An Overview of WSH Legislations
  • General Safety in Shipyard
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Hot Works
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Surface Treatment
  • Material Handling
  • Working at Height
  • Risk Assessment
  • Occupational Health
  • Accident Investigation and Safety Inspection
  • Assessment


Target Audience

Foremen, supervisors and contractors who have to work in manhole and other confined spaces


Assumed Skills and Knowledge

ESS Level 4 and above

Participants of this course are advised to have at least ES WPLN Level 4 & above or equivalent as otherwise, the participants may find the course challenging to understand and pass the required assessments.



Course Duration

32 hours, include 2 hours of MCQs and 1 hour of case study assessment






There will be a MCQ and case study assessment


Medium of Instruction

English and Mandarin



Results will be release 3 weeks after course ends. A Safety Pass and Certificate of Achievement endorsed by NTUC LearningHub will be issued to all participants after the release of results


SDU Points

32 Points



Price Type
 With GST
Price per pax


*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 and Chinese: CRS-N-0018580


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-0018580.


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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