Teaching Mode  : Blended

(Previously Known as Marine Metal Scaffolding Course For Scaffolders (MMSCS)

For Whom

This course is designed and relevant to workers in the marine


Entry Requirement

  • Able to read, write & speak in the language the course is conducted.
  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents or Holders of Valid Work Permits.
  • Medically fit.

Course Overview

To train workers in erection, alteration and dismantling of various types of marine metal scaffolds used in the marine industry.

Course Content

  • Introduction to types of marine metal scaffold systems and their characteristics
  • Tools, equipment and materials used in marine metal scaffolds
  • Personal protective equipment and its uses
  • Scaffolding materials.
  • Tie-backs and Bracing
  • Marine Metal Scaffolding Working Drawings
  • Safety Rules in erecting and dismantling scaffolds inclusive of precautions to be taken while working in confined space and at heights
  • Hazards Identification
  • Factors affecting safety of marine metal scaffold structures
  • Outriggers requirements
  • Hanging Scaffold – Characteristics and types
  • Maintaining and altering scaffolds
  • Scaffold checklist

Course Duration: 48 hours including 6 hours of assessment.

 Medium of Instruction: English.

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
    • 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. Advanced Certificate in Workplace Safety and Health
  2. At least 5 years of working experience as a supervisor/foreman/safety personnel in the construction industry
  3. Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA)
  4. Supervision of Metal Scaffold Erection course OR Marine Metal Scaffolding Course for Supervisor certification
  5. Metal Scaffold Erection Course OR Marine Metal Scaffolding Course for Scaffolders
  6. For those with recognised technical diploma in Construction/ Building engineering, they must have at least 1 year experience in scaffold erection related work
  7. or those without a recognised technical diploma in Construction/ Building engineering, they must have at least 3 years’ experience in scaffold erection related work

Key Person In charge: Monish V (Administrative Manager)

Class Size: Maximum 18

Facilitator/Learner Ratio:

  • Theory Lesson = 1:18 max
  • Practical lesson= 1:18 max
  • Theory Assessment = 1:18 max
  • Practical Assessment = 18 max (if exceeds 12 learners, facilitator: learner ratio is 2 : 12)

Course Attendance: 100% Attendance

Assessment Advice

1 hour of written test (WT) comprising 30 multiple choice questions (MCQ) and 5 hours of

Practical Performance (PP). The passing mark for WT is 60% while for PP, learner will be

assessed as Competent as C or Not yet Competent as NYC (100% to pass). The learner

must pass BOTH parts of the Test in order to be issued with the certificate of successful

completion and or safety pass/card. Failure to pass either of the tests shall render a “Fail”

for WT and “Not Yet Competent” for PP outcome for the learner and he must then re-attempt

the course and tests.

Course Fee Inclusive of GST: S$ 359.7

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, Joo Koon Road, Singapore-628966

Renewal Points for professionals

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