A-CERTS SIC Training: WSQ Manage Site Emergency (2 Days) Run 41

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Furama Riverfront Hotel

405 Havelock Rd

Singapore, 169633


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Date: 17 & 18 April 2017, Tuesday and Wednesday

Time: 9.00am to 6.00pm

Duration: 2 Days

Training Fees: S$620 per pax for A-CERTS Members / $700 per pax for non-members (WSQ funding available for this course)

Accreditation: WSQ Advanced Certificate Module / SCDF: 5 CPD Points / SISO : 15 Points



An incident is any event that has caused or has the potential to cause damage to an organisation, people, assets, systems or reputation. The response to an incident / emergency in an industrial environment can present unique challenges to the safety and effectiveness of the frontline incident responders. Understanding the characteristics of hazards in the industrial environment and the appropriate tactics to be employed can ensure your response is not only safe but highly effective. This course is designed to demonstrate the value of a structured Incident Management response when dealing with an incident.

This is also a WSQ module accreditated by WDA and awarded by SCDF for 5 CPD points.

Who Should Attend?

  • CERT member holding the responsibility as the Site Incident Controller (SIC)
  • Emergency Response Team members wishing to gain a broader understanding of incident management
  • HSE/Fire Safety Manager looking to build organisational Incident Management capability
  • All personnel who may have direct or indirect involvement in managing an incident or crisis

Applicable Skills & Knowledge After Course Completion:

  • To understand the overall philosophy of ER within the petrochemical, refinery, oil terminal and pharmaceutical industries
  • To raise awareness of the hazards associated with the process plant operations
  • To be familiar with the Emergency Response Plan & Incident Management Process
  • To gain confidence in your various individual roles and also as a team

Course Outline Included:

  • The types of incidents that can develop into crises
  • The valuable insights on the nature and dynamics of incidents today
  • Understand the functional approach to Incident Management
  • Recognise the various type of hazards present during an incident / emergency
  • Understand the consequences of those hazards on people and plant
  • Determine appropriate tactics for your operating plant
  • Utilise concepts such as “dynamic risk assessment” and “command and control”
  • The incident management planning, preparation and practice session through table top exercise, and case studies discussions
  • Scenario based exercises
  • The necessary characteristics of a capable and competent leader when managing an incident
  • Recognise the various communications methods used when managing an incident
  • The principles behind and the operation of an effective system for managing information

What Will You Get Upon Completion?

A downloaded electronic copy of the Statement of Attainment (SOA) issued by WDA upon completion of assessment.

Do You Need Any Pre-requisite(s) to Attend This?

Preferrably have some experience in the CERT.

2018 WSQ Manage Site Emergency

You may visit A-CERTS website to download the full training directory.


How much is the training fees?

S$620 per pax (all inclusive) for members of A-CERTS and S$700 per pax for non-members. You can write to A-CERTS at for more details.

Is this course subsidized?

Company sponsored participants (Singaporeans & PRs) can apply for subsidies under the WSQ funding scheme. For more details of the subsidies, please refer to

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

The directional details will be sent to participants upon registration of this training.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can contact the administrator at

Is my registration transferrable?

Your registration can be transferred but you will have to inform the A-CERTS Administrator at at least 10 working days in advance.

How do I pay for the training?

Upon registration, the A-CERTS Administrator will advise you on the payment details. Please note that event confirmation is only confirmed with full payment.

What is the refund policy?

A-CERTS does not refund but you are allowed to transfer your seats. Please give notice of at least 10 working days.

The name on the registration doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

As Certificate will be issued upon completion of this training, please ensure that your details are correct.

A-CERTS Terms and Condition

- I hereby wish to participate in the above programme and certify that the information provided is correct. I will not hold the organizer responsbile for any mishap occur during my participation.

- All decisions made by the organizer shall be final.

- I hereby grant the organizer a royalty-free right to use photos and information in media press and materials and marketing materials connected to the event.

- Participant's data is collected to be submitted to the governing bodies and related agencies for accreditation of CPD points, SDU points and generation of certificates.

- Please note that event confirmation is only confirmed with full payment.

- Registration is on First-Come-First-Served basis. We regret to inform that reservation of seats will not be entertained.

- Email confirmation generated by Eventbrite will be official.

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