SWCSO | WSQ Supervise Work in Confined Space Operation

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SWCSO | WSQ Supervise Work in Confined Space Operation

Enroll in our Confined Space Supervisor course to master safety in manholes and confined spaces. Ensure compliance and protect your team. Enroll Now.


Course Description

Formerly called Safety Induction Course (Manhole), Supervise Work in Confined Space Operation is mandatory course for any person who is appointed as a manhole supervisor to supervise work carried out in manholes or confined spaces in building and engineering construction worksites.


Course Topics


Course Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify duties and responsibilities of a Confined Space Supervisor under the WSH legislations and Codes of Practice

  • Identify, prevent and control confined space hazards

  • Carry out and comply with the requirements of a Confined space Entry Permit System using a systematic approach

  • Apply Gas Detection Instruments and other control measures when working in confined space

  • Implement the safe use of personal protective equipment and respiratory protective equipment when working in a confined space

  • Assist in Implementing an Emergency Response Plan


Target Audience

  • Supervisors

  • Rescue personnel

  • Managers

  • WSH Personnel

  • Site Engineers

  • Technician / Operators

  • Foremen

  • Any individual who has to work and supervise in manholes and other confined spaces



Workplace literacy and numeracy Level 5 under Employability Skills System (ESS) Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Level 5 or equivalent




Individuals will be assessed through competency of assessment activities  

Passing Criteria

100% Competency in assessments

Assessment Venue

SCAL Academy

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



Participants who achieved 75% attendance and certified competent will receive an ID card and a WSQ e-Cert Statement of Attainment (SOA) issued by SSG.


Course Fee (Incl GST)

SCAL Members: $265.00 

Non-Members: $285.00

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

3.0 Day Course

  • Training Hours – 18.0 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: $265.00 

Non-Members: $285.00



Course Administration

Course Ref. NO.: TGS-2013500700


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 67978779 or email gina@scal-academy.com.sg

“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.””

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