For Whom

CERT, Fire Safety Officers and staff who are the first to respond

to fire emergencies in the Buildings.

Entry Requirement

  • Relevant work experience to the workplace they would like to be a part of CERT
  • Able to listen, read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to ES Workplace Literacy

and Numeracy Level 4

  • Self-directed learner
  • Possess an open and analytical mind..

Course Overview

To prepare CERT members with the knowledge and application skills to function as a member of an emergency response team in order to implement the emergency response skills during an emergency incident in buildings.

Course Content

  • Legislations & Regulations of Fire Safety & Protection.
  • Overview of Company Emergency Response Team (CERT) injury.
  • Types of Premises which are affected and will be required to form CERT.
  • Emergency Response Plan and CERT Causes of Fire and Potential Fire hazard scenarios & Injury.
  • Different types of Fire safety & Fire protection systems.
  • Categories and purpose of Breathing Apparatus (BA).
  • Components of Breathing Apparatus and usage of Breathing Apparatus (BA).
  • Factors influencing consumption rate of Breathing Apparatus (BA).
  • Breathing Apparatus (BA) components guidelines and entrapment procedures.
  • BA confidence training.
  • High Rise fighting problems and fire fighting operations.
  • Fire Safety Common First Aid Equipment and Cardiopulmonary.
  • Rescue and Evacuation Techniques.
  • Hands-on Training on Evacuation Techniques.
  • Fire Fighting Equipment.
  • Handover incident and provide operational assistance to the appropriate body.

Course Duration:      16 hours including 2 hours of assessment.

Medium of Instruction: English

Teaching Methodology:

  • Face to face class room teaching.

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

Qualification or experience of facilitators:

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

  1. WSQ Advanced Certificate in Workplace Safety & Health (WSH) qualification or equivalent.
  2. At least 2 years of experience working as first responder or manage a CERT in any industry preferably Process industry.
  3. At least 1 year of relevant training delivery experience
  4. Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA) qualification or equivalent

Key Person In charge : Monish V ( Administrative Manager)

Class Size: Maximum class size: 20

Facilitator/Learner Ratio:

  • 1:20 for Theory Lesson & Assessment

Course Attendance: 100% attendance.

Assessment Advice

Practical Performance and Written/ Verbal Test

Course Fee Inclusive of GST: S$ 436

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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  • 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

  • 3 Soon Lee Street, #04-14/16&17, Pioneer Junction, Singapore-627606

Renewal Points for professionals

  • SDU Points :NA
  • CPD Points :NA

Course Fee (Incl GST):


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