WSQ-SUPERVISE CONSTRUCTION WORK FOR WSH ( BCSS) JOO KOON
Course Code: CRS-Q-0030736-WP02
Competency Standard code: WP02-PR-303E-1
Funding Validity Period: 27 Aug 2012 - 01 Jul 2020
Course Duration: 32 hours, including 4 hours of assessment
Mode of Assessment: MCQ Written Assessment, Role Play, Written Report & Face to Face Interview
Previously known as the Building Construction Supervisors Safety Course (BCSS), the Construction Work for Workplace Safety and Health course is suitable for those working at a construction site as a foreman or supervisor. Site engineers and clerk of works or those with a diploma/ degree in engineering who wish to work in the construction industry should also consider taking the course.
Under the Workplace Safety and Health (Construction) Regulations 2007 reg. 9 (2b), no employee without adequate health and safety training is allowed to supervise or oversee any process, or work carried out in a worksite. The training should be conducted to ensure that construction work at the site could be done safely.
Through the WSQ-Supervise Construction Work for WSH (BCSS) course, participants can learn how to interpret and explain legislations from WSH and other prerequisites related to the construction industry. During the course, participants can learn the overview of the WSH management system, preparing them for the duties that will be required of a construction supervisor. They can also understand how to conduct comprehensive inspections that follow the proper procedures of organisational inspection, including investigating incidents and reporting them.
Please note that there will be a 15 min oral interview 1 week after the class ends. The interview date is typically 1 week after the final day of the class. Candidates are required to submit a written report as instructed by the trainer. Failure to do so will result in failure of the course.
TheWSQ-Supervise Construction Work for WSH (BCSS) course is targeted towards:
- Construction Site Foreman
- Construction Site Supervisor
- WSH Coordinator
- Site Engineer
- Individuals that are meant to be a supervisor in the construction industry.
Participants are expected to have the following skills and knowledge:
- Have a Level 4 and above or equivalent standard in Employability Skills (ES) Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN).
This course is applicable for SkillsFuture Funding. Please go to www.skillsconnect.gov.sg or call Wong Fong Academy at 68633686 for more information.
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.
When the participant has completed the entire course, they will be deemed certified if they met the required competency level. Certified participants will receive a Statement of Attainment from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) and a photo pass.