Fire Safety Manager Course

Offered by School of Design & Environment

Short Course / 2 months / TGS-2019507734

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

The increasing complexity of modern building structures has also heightened the complexity of managing fire risks.

The role of a Fire Safety Manager now comes with added challenges in ensuring fire safety standards within buildings for the protection of occupants as well as important assets.

Learning Outcomes

This programme prepare the participants with valuable knowledge and skills to undertake the role of a Fire Safety Manager. You will learn various fire-safety requirements and regulations to conduct fire safety activities and implement fire prevention measures. This is to promote fire safety awareness among building occupants and to ensure that the fire safety standards in the building are maintained at all times.


Course Date: TBC
Application Period: TBC (Application outcome will be released one week after the application closing date)
Duration: 2 days a week (Tue and Fri)
Time: 6.30pm to 9.30pm
Delivery Mode: Classroom
Venue: TBC

This course may be conducted online subject to Covid-19 guidelines.

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

Lesson Plan

  • Fire Safety Acts and Regulations
  • Fire Safety Design
  • Identification and Control of Hazardous Materials
  • Maintenance of Fire Safety Works
  • Fire Command Center Operation
  • Emergency Response Plan
  • Evacuation Planning
  • Fire Safety Guidelines and Reports
  • Basic First Aid and Fire-Fighting


This course involves assessment. An Accredited Training Institution(ATI) Certificate for Fire Safety Manager will be issued to participants who:

1) Achieve at least 80% class attendance; and

2) Pass the assessments.

Entry Requirements

  • 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes including attaining the following grades in:
    • English Language – Minimum Grade D7
    • Mathematics – Minimum Grade C6
    • Physics/Physical Science/General Science – Minimum Grade C6
  • ITE Higher NITEC or Industrial Technician Certificate (ITC)
  • Full GCE ‘A’ Level Certificate (minimum of 2 ‘H2’ and 2 ‘H1’ Level passes including General Paper)
  • Diploma (excluding Specialist Diploma) from local polytechnics (NP, NYP, RP, SP or TP)
  • SIM Diploma in Management Studies
  • Degree from local universities (NTU, NUS, SMU, UniSIM)
  • MOM Registered Workplace Safety & Health Officer Certificate
  • FSMAS Certificate in Fire Safety & Emergency Management Course (plus 5 GCE ‘O’ level passes in ANY subject)
  • 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including English and Mathematics) and passed the Pre-Enrolment Test in Science
  • 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including English and Science) and passed the PreEnrolment Test in Mathematics
  • 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including Mathematics and Science) and passed the British Council’s International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum band score of 5.5 or proficiency level 6 for all modules under the Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN) prescribed by Workforce Development Agency (WDA).
Applicants who possess 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including Mathematics and Science) but do not have a pass in English can apply for the IELTS (General Training) administered by the British Council. A minimum band score of 5.5 is required. This course is suitable for anyone who is interested to become a fire safety manager.

Course Fees

Funding period for this course is from 12 Feb 2019 to 30 Sep 2024.

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.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

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

Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) Holders
Please furnish the following documents to the course administrator to qualify for SSG funding:
Self-sponsored learner (**LTVP+): Copy of your green visit pass card, with the word ‘PLUS’ on the back of the card.
Co-sponsored learner (##LTVP+): Copy of valid and current Letter of Consent (LOC) from MOM

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

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

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full Course Fee$1435.94
Singaporeans aged below 40, Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding$430.78
Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy$162.38
Singaporeans, Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs$162.38
Others (and Repeat Students)$1435.94