SSLO | WSQ Supervise Safe Lifting Operations

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SSLO| WSQ Supervise Safe Lifting Operations

Boost your career with our Lifting Supervisor Course. Learn to oversee safe crane operations and ensure workplace safety. Enroll Now.


Course Description

The "Supervise Safe Lifting Operations" course, formerly known as the "Lifting Supervisor Course," is designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills required to supervise crane operators in safely maneuvering loads to their destinations. This course is suitable for both aspiring and experienced individuals assigned as Lifting Supervisors in the workplace.


Course Topics

Preparation for Safe Lifting:

  • Adhere to risk assessments,legislation, and organizational procedures.

  • Participate in lifting-related briefings and ensure proper use of equipment, PPE, and communication tools.


Supervision of Lifting Operations:


Post-Operation Procedures:


Course Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Prepare to supervise safe lifting operations

  • Carry out supervision of safe lifting operations

  • Supervise reinstatement of safe lifting operations


Target Audience

This course is mandatory for individuals who are assigned to supervise lifting operation involving a mobile crane or tower crane or any other crane in the workplace.

  • Riggers

  • Signalmen

  • Banksmen

  • WSH Professionals 

  • Safety Supervisors 



  • Have completed the WSQ Perform Rigger and Signalman Tasks course

  • Have relevant experience in lifting operations for at least 3 months, supported by a company/individual application letter

  • Be 21 years old and medically fit to listen and speak English, read and write English, and manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to Employability Skills (ES) level 4




  • 2 hours of written test

  • 1 hour of practical performance assessment


Passing Criteria

  • 65% (MCQ Section A) & 100% (MCQ Section B) - Written Test

  • 100% - Competency in practical assessments


Assessment Venue

SCAL Academy

164 Gul Circle #01-14 JTC Space @Gul, (S) 629621



A Statement of Attainment (SOA) will be issued to candidates who are certified competent in this competency unit.


Course Fee (Incl GST)

SCAL Members: $262.00

Non-Members: $346.00 

Note: Starting June 30, 2024, SCAL Academy will no longer accept cash or cheque payments. Please use credit/debit cards, bank transfers, GIRO or PayNow for payments.


Funding Eligibility

Singaporeans and Permanent Residents (PRs) are eligible for up to 70% SSG Funding for this course.


Course Duration

4.0 Day Course

  • Training Hours – 35.0 hours

  • Assessment Hours – 3 hours

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.

Course Fee (Incl GST)

SCAL Members: $262.00

Non-Members: $346.00 



Course Administration

Course Ref. NO.: TGS-2023018321

Learners are assumed to be physically fit and must wear safety shoes and proper attire (no singlet/ shorts/ Bermudas)

SCAL would like to encourage prospective course participants to inform SCAL in advance of any special needs such as medical needs or difficulties in movement.


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 Gina at 6797 8779 or email

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