Course Code: 76068
Specialist Diploma in
Workplace Safety and Health
A WSQ-WSH professions course
Under the legal framework of Workplace Safety and Health (WSH), a WSH Officer is required to be appointed for a construction project with a contract sum of $10 million or more. The Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health (SDipWSH) is one of the qualifications recognised for the registration of a WSH Officer by the Ministry of Manpower. This course will also prepare the participants to take up employment as other WSH professionals such as WSH Managers, WSH Advisors, WSH Specialists, etc.
The course is developed based on the WSH Professionals Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) framework which is jointly formulated by the Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA), Ministry of Manpower (MOM) and the industry. The course contents have been developed to suit personnel who wish to work in the construction industry.
The objectives of the Specialist Diploma in WSH are:
• to provide participants an in-depth knowledge of WSH competencies under the WSH Qualifications framework; and
• to prepare participants to be competent WSH Officers for the construction industry
This course is meant for personnel who aspire to be WSH Officers or other WSH professions such as WSH Managers, WSH Advisors, WSH Specialists.
Intake Date: Bi-monthly
Frequency: 3 weekday evenings
Time: 6.30pm to 9.30pm
Venue: BCA Academy
This course is conducted in English.
Registration is open, course commencement is subject to minimum class size.
Placement will subject to meeting entry requirements and on first-come-first-serve basis.
Those who are eligible will be kept in the waiting list and will be considered for subsequent runs.
Funding and subsidies offered by third party organisations for BCA Academy courses and programs under the Skills Development Fund (SDF), Workforce Training and Upgrading Scheme (WTU), Skills Re-development Programme (SRP) and other relevant schemes or programs, are subject to approval. BCA Academy is not to be held liable if funding and subsidies are either granted at a reduced amount or not granted at all.
Further, BCA Academy reserves the right to amend the details of any course or program, revise the course or program fees without prior notice, cancel or postpone the course or program and change the venue of the course or program.
Please contact BCA Academy staff should you have any queries on this notice.