Achieving Metal Scaffold Erection Excellence: Your Guide to Safety and Certification with Eversafe Academy

In the construction industry, safety and compliance are essential, especially when it comes to metal scaffold erection. At Eversafe Academy, we offer the Perform Metal Scaffold Erection (PMSE) course, previously known as the Metal Scaffold Erection Course (MSEC), designed to meet the stringent requirements of the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) 2006 Act. This course ensures that all personnel involved in scaffold erection are properly trained and certified to maintain a safe working environment.

Why This Course is Essential

Under the WSH 2006 Act, it’s mandatory for individuals performing metal scaffold erection to be certified. This certification is crucial for safety on job sites and compliance with legal standards. Our course is tailored for workers in the construction and related industries, providing them with the essential skills and knowledge.

Who Should Enroll?

This course is ideal for all workers in the construction sector who need to engage in metal scaffold erection as part of their job responsibilities.

Entry Requirements

To enroll in the PMSE course, participants should have:

  • Workplace Literacy: Employability Skills (ES) Workplace Literacy level 3 and above.
  • Numeracy Skills: Proficiency in manipulating numbers at a level equivalent to ES Workplace Numeracy level 3 and above.

Course Overview and Content

By the end of the course, participants will be proficient in erecting and dismantling metal scaffolds according to legislative guidelines. The course includes the following modules:

  • Introduction to Metal Scaffolding
  • Introduction to Ties and Braces
  • Introduction to Static and Mobile Towers
  • Erection and Dismantling of Scaffolds

Duration and Medium of Instruction

  • Course Duration: 38 hours, which includes 8 hours of assessment.
  • Languages Available: English, Tamil, Bengali, Mandarin, Burmese, Malay, Hindi, and Thai.

Teaching Methodology

We employ a blended learning approach, combining face-to-face classroom teaching with e-learning components. Participants can access the Eversafe Academy e-learning platform for self-study, which includes safety signage and self-assessment MCQs.

Optimal Learning Environment

Our classrooms are ergonomically designed, air-conditioned, and equipped with whiteboards, audio/video equipment, and free Wi-Fi to provide a comfortable learning environment.

Class Size

  • Maximum Class Size: 18 participants
  • Facilitator to Learner Ratio:
    • Theory Lessons: 1:18
    • Practical Lessons: 1:12
    • Theory Assessments: 1:18
    • Practical Assessments: 1:12

Assessment Details

The assessment consists of:

  • Written Test (WT): 1 hour, 30 multiple-choice questions, with a passing mark of 60%.
  • Practical Performance (PP): 7 hours, assessed as Competent (C) or Not Yet Competent (NYC). A 100% pass rate is required for the practical assessment.

Participants must pass both parts to receive the certification.

Funding and Claims

SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)

Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit for this course. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to find and register for eligible courses.

UTAP Funding

Participants can also explore Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP) funding options.

Note: From 1 October 2023, e-attendance via SingPass is mandatory for funding claims. Ensure your SingPass app is accessible before attending the course.


Upon successful completion, participants will receive a Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) and a Safety Pass from Eversafe Academy Pte. Ltd. E-certificates are also available.

Course Venue

  • Location 1: 3 Soon Lee Street, #04-14/16&17, Pioneer Junction, Singapore-627606
  • Location 2: 2 Joo Koon Road, Singapore-628966
  • Location 3: 2 Wan Lee Road, Singapore-627934

Enroll Today

Don’t miss this opportunity to enhance your skills and ensure workplace safety. For more details and enrollment, contact us at +65 6297 8417 or +65 9381 3608, or email us at Visit our website at Eversafe Academy for more information at

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