Environmental Control Coordinator Course (Asynchronous and Synchronous e-Learning)

Offered by School of Life Sciences & Chemical Technology

Short Course / 2 days (Online Learning) / TGS-2021003999

Note: Please refer to the above button for more information on course dates and application.
Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Trainer Profile
Certification
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

This course will equip participants with the knowledge and skills to develop and implement an environmental sanitation programme for their workplace, which includes baseline standards such as cleaning frequencies, cleaning and disinfection protocols, pest management, etc. Participants who complete this program will be able to register with NEA and perform their duty as Environmental Control Coordinators.

Learning Outcomes

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

  1. understand the importance of the Environmental Sanitation Regime, the roles of key stakeholders (the premises managers and environmental control coordinators), and an overview of pest management, cleaning and disinfection and indoor air quality.
  2. draft and oversee the implementation of an Environmental Sanitation Programme as Environmental Control Coordinators.

Upon successful completion of the course, the participant can apply to NEA to be registered as an Environmental Control Coordinator (ECC).

Course 
Schedule

Please refer to link here for course dates and application.

Duration: 2 days (online learning)
Day 1 – Asynchronous online learning. Online learning materials will be released from 9am onwards. Participants will have one week to learn and complete all the learning materials at their own pace.

Day 2 – Synchronous online learning. There are two group activities. Your active participation and the quality of your work will be assessed. Thus, participants are required to attend the full session from 9am – 6pm via their laptops or PCs.

Time: 9am – 5pm

Venue: Online Learning (MS Teams or Zoom platform)

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

Day 1

  • Environmental Public Health Act
  • Roles & Responsibilities of Environmental Control Coordinators
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Overview of infectious diseases, infection prevention and control
  • General Cleaning & Disinfection
  • Pest Management

Day 2

  • Recap
  • Drafting an ES Programme for your premises
  • Online submission of the ES programme
  • Drafting an SOP for incident Management
  • Assessment

Trainer's Profile

Mariam Mathew

Mariam Mathew is a lecturer with the School of Life Sciences and Chemical
Technology at Ngee Ann Polytechnic. She has over 20 years of experience with applied environmental projects and provides training for diploma and post diploma courses.

She has been actively involved in training for the Singapore Water
Association, staff of the National Environment Agency, PUB and Institute of Technical Education. Mariam is also the Assistant Director (Industry) with the School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology and chairperson of the National Organising Committee for the Singapore Junior Water Prize competition. She was Course Chair for the Diploma in Environmental & Water Technology.

Certification

This is a course with assessment components. Upon completion, participants will be awarded a Certificate of Performance.


A Certificate of Participation will be awarded to participants who meet the 75% attendance requirement but did not pass all required assessment(s).


Entry Requirements

Basic Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN5) (Reading, listening, writing and speaking)

Course Fees

Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.

SkillsFuture Credit
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory.

Enhanced Training Support
For enhanced training support, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full course fees after GST$535.00
Singaporeans aged below 40, Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding$160.50
Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy$60.50
Singaporeans, Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs$60.50
Others (and Repeat Students)$535.00