Supervise Work In Confined Space Operation

Course Overview

The Workplace Safety and Health Sect. 12 (3) stipulates that “It shall be the duty of every employer to ensure that those person at any work have received adequate instruction, information, training and supervision as is necessary unless he has undergone a safety and health training course approved by the commissioner for Workplace Safety and Health”.

Participants are expected to be self-directed, with a mind to acquire skills and knowledge. They should be able to apply the acquired skill & knowledge to perform the duties of an entrant and attendant when working in a confined space, use gas detection instruments and participate in an emergency situation.

Who should attend this course?

The job roles / occupations that this unit would be relevant to may include but not limited to the following parties related to / in the industry performing the duties:

  • Supervisor
  • Rescue personnel
  • Manager
  • Company Safety Personnel
  • Engineers
  • Technician / Operators

Course Objectives

CE1 – Identify duties and responsibilities of a Confined space work under the WSH Legislations and Codes of Practice

CE2 – Identify, prevent and control confined space hazards

CE3 – Carry out and comply with the requirements of the Confined Space Entry Permit System using a systematic approach

CE4 – Apply Gas Detection Instruments and other control measures when working in confined space

CE5 – Implement the safe use of personal protective equipment and respiratory protective equipment when in a confined space

CE6 – Assist in implementing an Emergency Response Plan

Content Coverage

Learners will be taught on the practical approach in using various tools, tactics, tips and know-how, contextualised to the needs of different sectors, including building and engineering construction services. Learners will also acquire a deeper skill set as they learn how to match these skills to different situations and have the knowledge and expertise at their disposal.

Supervise Work in Confined Space Operation is one of the skills that comes under all process sectors for competency level 3.

Trainer to Trainee Ratio

1: 20

Attendance requirements

100% classroom session


Written/Oral Assessment (W/OA)

Practical Performance (PP)

Training Methodology

Slides presentation, sharing of best practice and incident. Hands on practical session.

Passing marks

Learners must achieve Competent results


Upon successful completion of the course a Statement of Attainment (SOA) will be awarded by SkillsFuture Singapore Agency (SSG)

Course Venue

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

Contact Details

Ph: 63347872

Fax: 63347891


*Terms and Conditins apply
Fees: $250+GST
Duration: 21.0 Hours (18 hour Facilitated Learning (Theory), 3 hour Assessment)
Language: english
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