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Course Details

Event Code: 77079


Course on

Building Control Regulations for

Site Supervisors


This course is jointly organised by BCA Academy and the Joint Accreditation Committee (JAC) of Institution of Engineers Singapore (IES) and Association of Consulting Engineers Singapore (ACES) which accredits Qualified Site Supervisors such as Resident Engineers (RE) and Resident Technical Officers (RTO).

This course is aimed at educating newly accredited site supervisors on Singapore’s legal framework for building construction and building control regulation requirements.


Course Content

• Legal framework for building construction

Building Control Act and Regulations


• Regulatory requirements

- Building & structural plans approval

- Permit to carry out building works

- Occupation of building TOP & CSC


• BCA advisory notes on:

- Permit and plan approvals

- Concrete works

- Structural steel works

- Geotechnical works

- Construction tests


• Control & monitoring measures to safeguard adjacent building properties in relation to

- Demolition works

- Piling works

- Excavation works


• Specific requirements for high rise buildings


• Workplace Safety and Healthy Act (WSHA)

- Personal liabilities and penalties

- Types of violations

- Generic Site Safety Compliance

- Case studies





This course will be conducted by experienced officers from the Building Engineering Group of Building and Construction Authority and the Technology & Engineering (Construction) Branch of the Occupational Safety and Health Inspectorate, Ministry of Manpower.


Target Audience


This course is mainly targeted at site supervisors such as:

• Resident Technical Officers

• Resident Engineers


Following personnel are also welcome to attend the course:

• Site Engineers

• Construction / Project Managers

• Builders’ supervisory personnel

• WSH personnel




Participants who have attended the course and passed the test will be issued with a Certificate of Successful Completion.





28th Run:        13 May 2015 (AM)

Duration:        4.5 hours (including a 30min test)

Time:               8.30am to 1.00pm (Registration starts at 8.00am)

Venue:            BCA Academy, 200 Braddell Road

Fee (Inclusive of GST): S$120.00

Course materials and refreshments will be provided.


CPD Points

IES-ACES (REs/RTOs): Pending

PEB: Pending

WSH-CPD (WSH Officers): 4 SDUs

SPM: 2Pending




Tel: 6248 9999 • Fax: 6258 0558 • Email: bca_academy@bca.gov.sg • Website: www.bcaa.edu.sg