OPERATE VERTICAL PERSONNEL PLATFORM
Operate Vertical Personnel Platform
Course Code: TGS-2015500582
Competency Standard code: MF-COM-107E-1
Funding Validity Period: 27 Aug 2012 - 30 Apr 2022
Course Duration: 9 hours, including 1 hour of assessment
Mode of Assessment: MCQ Written Assessment & Practical Assessment
This 1 day WSQ-Operate Vertical Personnel Platform course comprises of both theory and practical components with an assessment done at the end of the day. Covering safety, legal and work related context, this course aims to bring awareness to vertical personal platform operators on the dangers of using these form of lifting platforms. This course is mandatory for personnel who wish to operate a vertical personal platform machine. This course is conducted in English and Mandarin.
This Operate Vertical Personnel Platform course is suitable for aspiring and
experienced individuals assigned as Vertical Personnel Platform Operators in the
Assumed Skills & Knowledge:
Learners must be above 18 years of age and are assumed to:
-Have a basic knowledge of the relevant sector of work
-Be able to listen and speak English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills (ES) level 3 (Applies to English Courses ONLY)
-Be able to read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to ES level 3 (Applies to English Courses ONLY)
-Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ES level 3; and
-Be medically fit to work at height
This course is applicable for SkillsFuture Funding up to 90%.
Please go to www.skillsfuture.gov.sg or call Wong Fong Academy at 68633686 for more information.
*From 1 Jan 2022, SkillsFuture course funding will be revised to a baseline of 50% subsidy, with an additional 20% subsidy (up to 70% subsidy) for SMEs and Mid-career individuals (Singapore citizens above 40 years old) . Do note that the funding amount advised is not final and is subject to changes.
If you are a Singaporean aged 25 and above, you can choose to use your $500 SkillsFuture Credit to offset the payment for this course. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website www.skillsfuture.sg/credit to choose from the wide range of approved skills-related courses available on the SkillsFuture Credit course directory.
Candidates who have completed and certified competent will receive a photo pass and a Statement Of Attainment from SSG.