Falling from Heights is the number one cause of worksite fatalities

As such, companies should send their staff for courses to better prepare their workers who work at height. While we do not do the work at height, we want to share what the work at height course is about

Perform Work At Height course is for participants who are required to perform Work-at-Height in their jobs. The course is previously known as Work At Height for Workers (WAH) course. The aim of the Work at Height course or the Perform Work at Height course is to provide course participants with the requisite Work at Height knowledge to perform their Work at Height activities properly and safely.

The Work at Height courses will equip the employees with the essential competencies to work safely in the construction and other industry sectors.

Topics covered in the Work at Height courses are:

  • Identify relevant workplace safety and health (WSH) Legislation/Approved codes of practice/ Singapore standards applicable to WAH and roles and responsibilities.

  • Identify WAH hazards and preventive measure related to WAH.

  • Demonstrate the understanding of use and care for the various fall arrest systems and equipment.

  • Perform checks before and after use of Work at Height (WAH) equipment.

  • Perform proper use of WAH equipment in accordance to relevant legislation and guidelines, including evaluating use of fall arrest and fall prevention systems.

  • Perform self-relief techniques during harness suspension trauma situations.

Work at Height- Who is this for?

Anyone who needs to work at heights.

Normally the Work at Height course is conducted in English, Mandarin, Bengali, Tamil, Thai and Burmese

Check out our other popular courses- Apply Workplace Safety Health in Process Plants AWSHPP (English, Tamil, Bengali, Mandarin, Burmeses speakers welcome however basic English)

This AWSHPP course was formerly known as Oil/Petrochemical Safety Orientation Course for Workers OPSOC or SOCOP. Now it is known as the SSG WSQ Apply Workplace Safety and Health in Process Plant (AWSHPP).

AWSHPP Course Overview

Course Overview for WSQ Workplace Safety and Health in Process Plant is one of the core units in all process sectors of Process Industry. Anyone entering a Process Plant (Examples - Jurong Island, Bukom, Chevron, Exxonmobil or Pharmacuetical- Novartis, Pfizer) must have a valid

People who attend AWSHPP

People who should attend AWSHPP are

  • Workers

  • Technicians

  • Foremen

  • Supervisors

  • Engineers

  • Managers

  • And any others working in the oil and gas (oil petrochemical) industry

AWSHPP Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Participants/Learners will be able to listen, read, speak and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System (ESS) Level 2.

 

AWSHPP Course Outline

AWSHPP Course Outline for the WDA WSQ Apply Workplace Safety Health in Process Plants (AWSHPP ) are:

  • AWSHPP Identify the roles and responsibilities of an employee under WSH act

  • AWSHPP Identify and prevent fire and explosion hazards at workplace

  • AWSHPP Comply safe work practices and control measures for material handling

  • AWSHPP Comply safety work practices and control measures for mechanical and electrical works

  • AWSHPP Comply safe work practices and control measures when working on Specialized Operations

  • AWSHPP Comply safe work practices and control measures when working at heights

  • AWSHPP Comply safe work practices and control measures when working in a confined space

 

AWSHPP Course Duration of WSQ Apply Workplace Safety Health in Process Plant (AWSHPP):

  • 9 hours (Inclusive of assessment)

 

AWSHPP Assessment:

  • Written Questions

  • Practical Performance

  • Upon completion of the AWSHPP course and passing the examination, a Statement of Attainment (SOA) from Skillsfuture Singapore (SSG) will be awarded.

Price of AWSHPP Course:

  • Price per participant: SGD$90

Send us an email for schedules of the Apply Workplace Safety Health in Process Plant or find out more about the AWSHPP course

The Apply Workplace Safety Health in Process Plant or Safety Orientation Course Oil Petrochemical is very important for the process industry. Process Plants will require candidates to have the AWSHPP or Apply Workplace Safety Health in Process Plants before even allowing them to attend induction courses or enter the plants. 

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