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Design for Safety for Professionals Course (previously known as Design for Safety Coordinator (DfSC) Course)

The Singapore Contractors Association Limited (SCAL) is the Accredited Training Provider approved by the Ministry of Manpower to conduct DfSP Course where suitable participants upon successful completion would be certified as Design for Safety for Professionals Course (previously known as Design for Safety Coordinator (DfSC) Course) for construction building projects.

WSQ DEVELOP A RISK MANAGEMENT IMPLEMENTATION PLAN (equivalent to BizSAFE Level 2)

The Singapore Contractors Association Limited (SCAL) is the Accredited Training Organisation approved by the Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA) to conduct training for Singapore Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) “Develop a Risk Management Implementation Plan" (Total: 15 hours) which replaced the “Risk Management Course (Total: 14 hours)”, with effect from January 2013.

71st intake - CONSTRUCTION PROJECT PLANNING & SCHEDULING USING MICROSOFT PROJECT 2013

Easy-to-use project management softwares are now available to help contractors plan, control and evaluate their projects in a timely and cost-effective manner

Applying Primavera Project Planner Requirements for LTA Roads & Rails Projects

All large scale Land Transport Authority (LTA) road or rail projects would require Contractors to submit a programme to demonstrate their ability to meet all key dates during pre and post tender award. The programmes shall be developed by computerised Critical Path Method (CPM) using at least version 6.0 of Primavera P6 Professional Project Management from Oracle.

Autodesk Revit Architecture 2017 Essentials

Building Information Modelling (BIM) is one of the most promising developments in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industries. BIM Technology has been identified as a key driver to improve work processes among all project stakeholders and it is mandatory for all Regulatory Submission Sinc 2015. Hence, Construction Practitioners will benefit from gaining a deeper understanding of BIM.

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[Aug] 24 CONFIRMED - English Seminar –Leadership & Leading with Different Personality, 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Leadership is a subject which has been very much talked about but seldom practiced. Leadership is all about influencing people to achieve the corporate’s goals. Great leaders have much influence and have therefore achieved much. Leadership is not in-born but it can certainly be acquired through continued learning and practicing.

[Aug] 28 - The Practical Approach of Settling and Recovering Payment and Variation Claims through Arbitration and Litigation, 10.00am - 1.00pm

Many a times, companies do not have the necessary focus, and or the skill to find solutions when it comes to payment and variation claims. The focus will be more on what ways payment and variation claims disputes can be settled. Alternatively, the skills needed for this and if there is a bad debt how to recover it when it is payment and variation claims

[Aug] 28 CONFIRMED- Preparing Payment Claim and Payment Response under the SOP ACT, 2.00pm - 5.00pm

The objective of the seminar is to introduce participants to the Security of Payment Act and the key points on preparing payment claim and payment response. Since the introduction of the Act, many organisation have used the Act to resolve payment problems including supply of materials and goods as well as professional services. The key point is the payment claim and payment response under the SOP Act Regime. Participants will be given practical discussions and exercise to illustrate the operation of the SOP.

[Aug] 29 - An Introduction on Behavioral Safety Program for Dynamic Settings, 1.00pm - 5.00pm

This seminar, jointly organized by the SCAL Academy and BSD Professionals aims to share successful approach on behavioral safety program in dynamic settings. It presents an excellent opportunity for local and regional construction personnel to gain insights experience on behavioral safety implementation at global stage.

[Aug] 29 - The Practical Approach to Handling Liquidated damages and Final Retention Sum Payment, 2.00pm - 5.00pm

The objective of the seminar is to introduce participants on how to resolve issues on liquidated damages and claiming final retention sum. In the construction industry, many organisation are not clear on how to resolve these issues especially when resolving such disputes. When faced with these issues, they are not sure as to how to resolve these issues or settle them amicably.

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Workshops

[Aug] 27 - Workplace Accident – Who should be Responsible, 10.00am - 5.00pm

This course gives an overview of the common causes of workplace accidents and the stake holders’ duties and responsibilities under the respective legislations and common law. Court case judgments are used to illustrate the requirements of the stakeholders. Practical control measures to avoid/minimise risks of workplace accidents are covered.

[Sep] 03 - Managing Challenging Workplace Unsafe Behaviors, 10.00am - 5.00pm

In today’s workplace safety, there were many concerns pertaining to unfair dismissal of workers as many employers tend to blame workers for occupational accidents and injuries rather than working to create a safe and healthy workplace.

[Sep] 05 - Construction Projects: Laws and Pre-Award Administration, 10am - 5pm

This one-day course gives an overview of the laws and pre-award administration of construction projects. The participants will learn about the applicable building and construction laws in Singapore, the common types of construction project, the stakeholders as well as the procurement process involved in the acquisition and award of works and services by developers. The participants will learn about the post-award activities and management of disputes and construction safety and health matters, etc. in the follow-up course “Construction Projects: Post-Award Administration and Key Site Issues”

[Sep] 06 - Introduction to FIDIC Condition of Contracts, 10.00am - 5.00pm

The suite of contracts published by FIDIC (Fédération Internationale des Ingénieurs-Conseils) are widely used on international construction projects, and this is increasing. Having an understanding of the key differences between each type of FIDIC contract, the rights and responsibilities under these contracts and being able to effectively manage any claims that arise under FIDIC will give professionals a distinct advantage.

[Sep] 10 - Contract Administration under Public Sector Standard Conditions of Contract (PSSCOC), 9.00am - 5.30pm

The Public Sector Standard Conditions of Contract (PSSCOC) was developed by the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) to enable a common contract form to be used in all public sector construction projects. Familiarity among users will reduce tendering efforts and promote greater efficiency in contract administration. The PSSCOC for Construction Works was first published in 1995. It had undergone several reviews. The second and third editions were launched in July 1999 and January 2004 respectively. The fourth edition was launched in March 2005 to be in line with the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2004 which came into operation in April 2005. The current version is the PSSCOC for Construction Works (Seventh Edition Jul 2014).

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