For PMEs working in the building and construction industry, the new 1-Day "DfS for PMEs” will leverage on the WSH (DfS) Regulations 2015 as well as real live cases that surround us to illustrate the importance of incorporating inherently safe design features into our environment. The course will cover DfS aspects of the whole live cycle of a building or structure from conceptualization, design, tender, construction, occupation, maintenance to demolition. Participants will be introduced to the “Guidelines on Design for Safety in Buildings and Structures”, the “Code of Practice on WSH Risk Management” published by MOM and the WSH Council as well as the WSH (DfS) Regulations 2015.
This course aims to provide an overview of the provisions in the Electricity Act, Telecommunications Act and other relevant legislation, codes of practice, etc. Pertaining to construction earthworks carrying out in the vicinity of the subsurface utility facilities. Participants will learn about the key requirements of the relevant legislation and control measures in the prevention of damage to the subsurface utility facilities.
In a rapidly growing and competitive sector such as the construction industry, quality, environment, health and safety (QEHS) will always remain key priorities for any company wishing to make a success in the market. As such, SCAL ACADEMY organized the following course in order to meet the needs of those companies which are striving for better QEHS performance as one of their key objectives for achieving business excellence.
Singapore has legislation relating to Security of Payment. This legislation is about a process to deal with disputed payments for work done and/or supplies provided in the building and construction industry. This Act came into effect on 1 April 2005 and affects virtually everyone involved in the Construction Industry. The workshop will help participant to understand the complexity and mechanism of this Act in order to make sure the requirements are met. Failure to understand or issue complying Payment Responses or Approvals may give rise to the opportunity for contractors and parties providing related goods and services under construction contracts to initiate adjudication procedures to enforce prompt payment.
This course will provide participants with the practical skills and knowledge required to communicate in writing effectively between departments and with other companies.
Participants will cover the importance of writing as a communication tool, the various principles and processes of writing, the overall appearance of the completed form of written communication. Also covered will be the presentation and structure of such areas as, letter writing, memo and email writing.