A Safe Lifting Operation

Enhance Your Knowledge of WSH Regulations to Prevent Crane Incidents with Our Workshop on Safe Lifting Operations



  • Identify WSH legal and other requirements relevant to lifting operation

  • Understand WSH responsibilities and duties for Responsible Person and Competent Person on lifting operation

  • Components of a lifting plan and understanding the risk assessment and hazard identification

  • Visual checks and inspections for lifting tools and equipment.

  • Common issues and defects to watch out for during visual checks

  • Understanding the root cause of crane incidents


Course Outline

  • WSH Act and relevant subsidiary legislations related to lifting operation

  • Responsibilities and duties of relevant stakeholders

  • Basics of a lifting plan

  • Things to look out for at a lifting site

  • Visual checks /certification of lifting tools and equipment


The workshop will be clearly exemplified with current crane incidents and used them as examples to provide required skill and knowledge to execute a crane recovery plan.


Who should attend?

The workshop will be useful to Project Directors, Project Managers, Engineers, Site Supervisors, WSH coordinators, WSH Officers and anyone who is interested to know more about Safe Lifting Operation.


Course Fees (Incl GST)

SCAL Member Fee: $172.80

CJIC Member Fee: $205.20

Non-Member Fee: $205.20


Speaker Profile


Mr. Jason Heng, Bachelor in Environmental, Health and Safety (University of Newcastle) Jason is currently managing his own WSH consultancy firm and also conducting freelance training for various ATPs including SCAL Academy. His scope of work includes acting as Appointed Person for crane recovery, trainer for Appointed Person Course by IES, trainer for Lifting Supervisor Safety Course, Rigger/Signalman, Work-at-Height Supervisor and Building Construction Supervisor Safety.


Jason also works as a WSH Officer in the construction industry for the last 10 over years before moving to a local-listed crane company. During his 7 years of employment in the crane company, he gradually rose to become their Group HSE Manager and eventually as a General Manager for their tower crane division. He has previously participated as a member in the Mobile and Tower Crane Workgroup organised by the Ministry of Manpower, and was also a member of the National Crane Taskforce jointly helmed by Ministry of Manpower and Workplace Safety and Health Council for two terms from year 2009 – year 2013.


Course Duration

0.5 Day Course

  • Training Hours – 3.0 hours

  • Assessment Hours – 0 hours

Medium Of Instruction

  • English

Funding Information

This webinar is not eligible for funding.



SDU: 2 Units

PDU: 3 Units

CET: 3 Hours

CPAS: 3 Units


Course Brochure

A Safe Lifting Operation



An e-Certificate of Attendance will be issued to participant who complete the course with 100% attendance. 



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. 



A notice of cancellation must be given at least 3 working days before commencement of the course and 50% of course fee will be charged /returned. If notice is given less than 3 working days before the first day of the course, there will be no refund/100% charged.


Special Class

Available upon request.


For more information, please contact Ms Tan Wei Xuan at 67939020 or email weixuan@scal-academy.com.sg

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