Shipyard Safety Instruction course for workers (general trade)

Course Overview

The Workplace Safety and Health (Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing) Regulations 2008 Reg. 6 (2) stipulates that “It shall be the duty of every person not to carry out any work deemed hazardous in a shipyard or on board a ship in a harbor unless he has undergone a safety and health training course approved by the commissioner for Workplace Safety and Health”.

Who should attend this course?

The SSIC is a mandatory WSH training course for all workers working in the shipbuilding and ship repairing industry. Shipyard workers are required to go through the SSIC before they start work at the shipyard.

Course Objectives

This course is aimed at providing individuals with the requisite shipyard knowledge and skills so as to perform their work activities properly and safely. At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the legal obligations in Workplace Safety and Health
  • Identify and eliminate hazards in Shipyard
  • Identify and understand all types of industrial safety signs
  • Comply and understand application process for safety permit prior to Hot Work
  • Competent in wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Identify and take safety precautions when working with different hazards
  • Able to respond in case of fire or emergency

Pre-Requisites / Assume Skills and Knowledge

Able to read, interpret and understand the language in which they are taking the course.

Trainer to Trainee Ratio

1: 40

Course Duration

8.0 Hours (Including 1 hour Assessment)

Attendance requirements



Comprising of Theory Written Test 40 MCQ (WT)

Medium of Instruction


Training Methodology

Slides presentation, sharing of best practice and incident.

Passing marks

Theory Examination (WT): 60%


Certificates Cards shall be endorsed by EFG Training Services Private Ltd and issued to participants at the end of course.

Course Fees


Course Venue

No. 3 Soon Lee Street, #01-16, Pioneer Junction, S (627606).

Contact Details

Ph: 63347872
Fax: 63347891

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