Shipyard Safety Assessor Course - Hot Work Certification

NTUC LearningHub

Course introduction

At the end of the course, participants will have a good understanding on how to act as safety assessors for the purpose of hot-work certification in shipyards.

Course Pre-Requisites

Applicants must have a Technical Diploma from an approved technical college
(i) ESS WPLN 6 OR ‘O’ Level English Grade 6 & ‘O’ Level Maths Grade 6 
(ii) WSH Skills & Knowledge equivalent to Advanced Certificate in WSH OR 4 years of relevant working experience in operations and co-ordination of safety work.

Target Audience

(Registration for this course can only be made via counter, sales or mail-in)
Supervisors and managers working in shipyards.

Course Outline

Theory Module:

  • Role of a Shipyard Safety Assessor for Hot Work Certification
  • WSH Act and Related Legislations
  • Accident Prevention Principles
  • Chemistry of Fires and Explosions
  • Gas Meters
  • Safety Practices during Cleaning and Repairs of Tankers
  • Operations and Inspections of Tankers and Other Vessels
  • Gas-Free Inspections & Hot-Work Certification
  • Permit-to-Work Systems
  • Occupational Health
Practical Module (Compulsory):
  • Gas-Cutting and Arc-Welding
  • Use, Calibration and Maintenance of Gas Meters
  • Hot-work Certification

Available Course Sessions

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Trainer Profile

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