Safety Orientation Course For Tunneling -SOCT

OVERVIEW

This course aims to introduce workers to recognize common safety and health hazards and take the necessary preventive measures to avoid injuries and diseases while working in the tunnels. Under the Factories (Safety Training Courses) Order 2001 which came into effect in June 2001, all workers, including Singaporeans, must undergo a Safety Orientation Course (Tunnelling) for Workers before they are allowed to work in tunnels.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THIS COURSE?

This course is designed for all workers carrying out work in a tunnel in building and engineering construction worksite.

COURSE CONTENT:

  • General Safety in Tunneling Works
  • Working Hazard in Tunneling
  • Free Air Tunneling
  • Compressed Air Tunneling
  • Tunneling Equipment & Machinery
  • Confined Space, Hot Work
  • Work in Compressed Air Environment
  • Toxic Vapours and Gases
  • Procedure for Safe Work in Tunneling
  • Incident Reporting and Risk Assessment
  • Accident Case Study

 

COURSE DURATION: 4.5 hours / ½ Day

TRAINER: TRAINEE RATIO 1 : 40

ASSESSMENT Written Test (MCQ)

CERTIFICATION

Upon successful completion of the course a certificate and safety pass issued by Partner Training Organization.

PRE-REQUISITES

Participant should successfully completed Construction Safety Orientation Course for Workers – General Trade (CSOC)