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WSQ Manage Hazardous Substances Course

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72 Bendemeer Rd, #03-29 Luzerne Building

Singapore, 339941

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With min of 8 participants, we are able to conduct training at your convenience location and dates.

Contact Jiahui (Zoe) at 64171165/ 83281135 or email to jiahui@avanta.com.sg to register and more information!


Overview of Course

The WSQ Manage Hazardous Substances Course (MHS) covers the competencies in identifying the sources of hazardous substances and implementing control measures to manage the associated risks.

This course is aimed to provide the learners with the knowledge and skills for management of hazardous substances at the workplace. This includes identifying the sources of hazardous substances, implementing control measures to manage the associated risks.

Persons who successfully completed this unit of competency will be recognized as the ‘competent persons’ for the control of hazardous substances at the workplace by the Ministry of Manpower. It provides the learners with the knowledge needed to manage hazardous substances, as required by the National Environmental Agency, for the fulfillment of their duties as hazardous substances license and permit holders.

40 SDU points awarded upon successful completion.

Qualified for 28 Professional Development Units (PDUs) by Professional Engineers Board (PEB) for the registered Professional Engineers (PES)

Course Content
  • Course Introduction
  • Understanding Hazardous Substances
  • Analyse HSE Hazards and Risks due to Hazardous Substances
  • Fundamentals of Occupational Toxicology
  • Control Approaches for Hazardous Substances
  • Relevant Information for Hazardous Substance Control
  • Control Measures for Hazardous Substances
  • Principles of Hierarchy of Control
  • Understanding of Ventilation Systems, Containment Systems and Administrative Control
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Legal and Other Requirements Applicable to Hazardous Substance
  • Hazardous Chemical Management Programme
  • Types of Licensing Control
  • Managing the Risks due to Hazardous Substances
  • Good Risk Management Practices

Target Audience

WSH professionals, Occupational Health Professionals, other Professionals in OH-related fields.

Industries where skills applied:
Chemical, Process, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Marine, Construction, Education and Research & Development

Entry Requirement:

  • WSQ Employability Skills Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Level 6 or
  • Grade C6 in GCE ‘O’ level English and Mathematics and
  • Grade C6 in GCE ‘O’ level Science (Chemist)
  • Recommended to have 2 years working experience in any industry

Course Fees: S$642 per pax (Inclu. GST)

Course Funding: Skills Development Fund up to 95% (Only Singaporean and PR), SkillsFuture Credit up to $500 (Only Singaporean under Self-sponsored)

Time: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM (5 days)

Language: English

Course Venue: 72 Bendemeer Road, #03-29 Luzerne, Singapore 339941

Course Schedule (English):

For registration, email Jiahui (Zoe) at jiahui@avanta.com.sg or 64171165/ 83281135.

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How to I pay for the course?

For enquires and training registration, kindly contact Jiahui (Zoe) at jiahui@avanta.com.sg.

Upon registration, an invoice will be sent to your registered address. Payment can be done by Cheque, Cash, NETS, Bank Transfer. If bank transfer payment is preferred, do inform the Jiahui (Zoe) at jiahui@avanta.com.sg details will be send to you.

Please note that training is only confirmed with full payment.

Is this course subsidized?

Skills Development Fund, SkillsFuture Credit

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