Teaching Mode : Blended

09.00 AM to 06.30 PM

 (Previously known as Shipyard Safety Instruction Course For Workers (General Trade) -SSIC-GT)

Legal Requirement

The Workplace Safety and Health (Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing) Regulations 2008 Reg. 6 (2) stipulates that “It shall be the duty of every person not to carry out any hazardous work in a shipyard or on board a ship in a harbour unless he has undergone a safety and health training course approved by the Commissioner for Workplace Safety and Health.”

For Whom

The AWSHS is a mandatory WSH training course for all workers working in the shipbuilding and ship repairing industry.

Entry Requirement

Participant must be able to read, write and speak in the language in which the course is conducted.

Course Overview

  • Understand legal obligations in workplace safety and health.
  • Identify hazards in a shipyard.
  • Recognize all types of industrial safety signs.
  • Understand application process for safety permit prior to hot work.
  • Competent in wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Know and take safety precautions when working with different hazards.
  • Able to respond in case of fire or emergency.

Course Content

  • Legal Obligations.
  • Fire and Explosion Hazards.
  • Prevention of Fires & Explosions.
  • Preventive Measures for Specialized Operations.
  • Preventive Measures for Material Handling.
  • Preventive Measures for Mechanical and Electrical Works.
  • Preventive Measures for Working in at Height.
  • Preventive Measures for Working in Confined Space.
  • Personal Protective Equipment.

Course Duration: 8 hours including 1 hours of assessment

 Medium of Instruction: English, Mandarin, Tamil, Bengali

Teaching Methodology:

  • Face to Face class room teaching
  • The following blended learning methods are applied to maximize the learning outcome for the course:
    • Login to the Eversafe Academy e-learning platform and self-study from anyplace –
      • Safety Signage
      • Identify hazards from given digital photo
      • MCQ for self-assessment

Learning Environment:   Our ergonomically designed class rooms are fully air-conditioned, equipped with white boards; audio/video equipment’s and free wi-fi  .

Qualification or experience of facilitators:

A facilitator and assessor of this course will possess the following:

  1. A facilitator / assessor for the course shall possess the following:
  2. Advanced Certificate in Workplace Safety and Health
  3. At least 5 years of relevant working experience as a supervisor / foreman / safety personnel in the marine industry
  4. Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA) or Diploma in Adult Continuing Education (DACE)

Key Person In charge: Monish V (Administrative Manager)

Class Size: Maximum 40

Facilitator/Learner Ratio:

1:40 for Theory & Assessment

Course Attendance: 100% Attendance

Assessment Advice

1-hour of written assessment with 40 multiple choice questions (MCQ) test. The passing mark for the written assessment is 60%. Failure to pass the assessments shall render a “Fail” outcome for the learner and he must then re-attempt the course and assessments.

Course Fee Inclusive of GST: S$ 40.74

Funding & Claims

  1. Skill future credit/funding available


       -All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can us their $500 SkillFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. visit the SkillsFuture Credit website ( to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory

Mandatory adoption of e-attendance via SingPass from 1 October 2023: As per the SSG regulation we are introducing “e-attendance via SingPass,” for participants applying for funding. To ensure a smooth process, please verify your SingPass app access before attending the course. Kindly note that manual attendance submissions will not be accepted for funding invoices. Thank you for your cooperation.

SkillsFuture Singapore Hotline: For enquiries relating to skills, training and portal issues, please contact SkillsFuture Singapore at 6785 5785

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      2. UTAP


  • Based on the successful completion of the course and assessment, a Statement of Attainment (SOA) from the Skillsfuture Singapore (SSG) and a Safety Pass from Eversafe Academy Pte. Ltd. will be awarded to the trainee.
  • E-cert available

Course Venue

  • 2 Kampong Kapor Rd, Little India, Singapore 208674
  • 3 Soon Lee Street, #04-14/16&17, Pioneer Junction, Singapore-627606
  • 2, Joo Koon Road, Singapore-628966

Renewal Points for professionals

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I am writing through my experience on your awesome staff Ms Rajeswari (Customer service officer) dated 1 & 2 Aug 2022. Me & my colleague wanted to attend the SSIC urgently on the earliest date…Ms Rajeswari was able to allocate us for the 2nd Aug. She has the “GEM” (Go the extra mile) personality which she manage to assist us in the admin/payment issues till 9pm on Monday, 1st Aug. On the the date of the lesson, she still assist us with the admin issues & we manage to attend & complete the course without any issue on 2ng Aug. My sincere apology if I have create an issues on the inquiries but Eversafe has a great & patience staff like Ms Rajeswari that able to attedn and resolve our concerns. I should say thank you to both Ms Rajeswari & Eversafe for the professional task shown to the customer in handling all issues. Pls reward Ms Rajeswari for her AWESOME, Patience & professional personality & role that she display through her heart for Eversafe Academy. Thank You.

Mr Ahmad Nizal, Kongsberg Maritime Pte Ltd

We have a project for the employees to work at Shipyard. However, the employees are required to attend the mandatory training on Apply Workplace Safety and Health in Shipyard-General Trade. Ms Rajeswari has been helping us with all the coordination. We are thankful to her for helping us with getting the certification card today even though the payment will only be paid tomorrow.


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