Manage Work at Height

Course Ref. No.: TGS-2022013220


Fee (inclusive of GST)            
$400.00 – SCAL Members          
$420.00 – Non Members           


Course & Assessment Venue
SCAL Academy
164 Gul Circle #01-14 JTC Space @Gul, (S) 629621


Course Objectives
At the end of the course, learners will be able to:
• To equip all personnel with the relevant WSH competencies to work in the construction related industries;
• To equip learners with knowledge and skills in performing in planning, supervising, assessing and or managing work at height


Course Assessment
Upon completion of the course, learners are required to sit for a 2 hours Written Assessment (70% passing mark) and 3 hrs of Practical Performance (100% passing mark)


Statement of Attainment
A Statement of Attainment (SOA) will be issued by SSG to candidates who are certified competent in this competency unit, and with a minimum of 100% attendance of entire course.


Target Audience

The “Manage Work At Height” course is designed to meet the minimum standards for work at height training for supervisors, assessors and managers in Singapore, as recommended in the WSH (WAH) Regulations 2013 and the Approved Code of Practice for Working Safely at Height (2011).


Assumed Skills and Knowledge ( Entry Requirement)
Learners are assumed to have at least WSQ ESS Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Level 4 and above or equivalent and the ability to carry out hazard identification, risk assessment, and risk control measures.


Course Description

This course is developed in accordance with the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) requirements and covers following performance statements:

  • Identify, explain and apply the relevant Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) legislation / Approved Code of Practice/Singapore Standards applicable to work at height
  • Identify and explain the Roles & Responsibilities of stakeholders, competent and responsible persons
  • Identify hazards, evaluate the risk, and implement control measures for work at height
  • Review the necessary fall preventive / protective control measures for safe execution of work at height
  • Establish, evaluate, review and implement a Fall Prevention Plan
  • Establish and implement a system for an effective monitoring and control of WAH risks
  • Don, check and correct Individual Fall Protection Equipment and respond to a fall emergency


Special Needs (if any)

Online access to internet by learners preferred. SCAL would like to encourage prospective course participants to inform SCAL in advance of any special needs such as medical needs or difficult in movements.
Learners are encouraged to bring along their mobile devices including notebook computers, Tablets, Smart Phones …etc. for access to web resources during the classroom sessions.

Course Duration

3.0 Day Course

  • Training Hours – 15.5 hours

  • Assessment Hours – 5 hours 15 minutes

Medium Of Instruction

  • English

Funding Information

Training provider will submit trainee details via SSG Training Provider Gateway and will bill in NETT fee if trainee is eligible for training grant. Note that all grants are subject for final approval by SSG.



SDU: 16 Units 

ECO(SCS) Licence Renewal Course



A notice of replacement / postponement together with the full particulars of the new participant (for replacement) must be given to us AT LEAST 3 working days before course commencement. A charge of S$50 (replacement) or S$100 (postponement) will be imposed on such changes. Appeal of Assessment Result: (a) Students who wish to appeal for review of assessment results, please fill the Assessment Appeal Form that can be downloaded from website. There will be an admin fee of $60.00 (incl GST, non-refundable).


Special Class

Available upon request.


For more information, please contact Ms Cecilia at 67939020 or email

“The training provided by SCAL’s experienced and knowledgeable trainers has equipped me with an excellent grasp of construction safety and allowed me to enhance worksite safety in Woh Hup”

Govindavelalar Gunasekaran

“The course content is very relevant to my daily work and I will definitely recommend this course to my colleagues with design background at SCAL Academy.”

Daphne Yip

“SCAL Academy has a good understanding of how the industry works and the training is much better aligned with practical needs. The trainer also exhibited fantastic content knowledge and this enabled me to apply the concepts to my work.””

Kenn Tan