Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health v.2 (Synchronous e-Learning)

Offered by School of Engineering

Workforce Skills Qualification / 16 modules

Note: TPG Course Ref: TGS-2015500522
Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Trainer Profile
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

TPG Course Ref: TGS-2015500522

The WSQ Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety & Health is designed for individuals who are keen to join the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) profession as WSH Officers. You will acquire knowledge on how to identify WSH dangers and assess the risks. You will also learn how to establish WSH policies and provide advice on legal compliance issues relating to WSH issues at a later stage.

The course is suitable for those whose job responsibilities involve supervising, coordinating WSH matters or implementing WSH programmes. These include those holding positions as WSH Officer, WSH Manager, WSH Professional, WSH Advisor, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Coordinator, or Health Safety and Environmental (HSE) Coordinator, or equivalent.

For more details on Application and exemption, please click here.

Class is held online. Students should have internet-access capable IT device with camera and audio functions. For more information, email: Enquirywsq@np.edu.sg

“Our programme has engaged NP as accredited training facility for our Year-4 WSH module since 2017. Feedback from our students had been positive. NP lecturers taught our students with practical examples and real-life experiences / scenarios along with the WSH topics. Such knowledge will serve as solid basis for our students’ future careers.”

Asst Prof chien szu cheng, singapore institute of technology

These are the experienced trainers for the course:

  1. Mr Tang Kok Fai, Ngee Ann Polytechnic
  2. Mr David Seow, Ngee Ann Polytechnic
  3. Mr Lee Kah Bee
  4. Mr Winson Lee, Building & Construction Authority
  5. Mr Raghunathan Chandrakesan, Chand-ra Safety Solutions
  6. Mr Jason Yap
  7. Mr Tan Aik Nan, Ngee Ann Poytechnic
  8. Dr S N Mukherjee
  9. Mr Thomas Yong, Ngee Ann Polytechnic


Monday, 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Wednesday, 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Thursday, 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

(Note: There is one module where classes are held on Saturdays, from 9am to 1pm)

Application Period: Date of next intake to be confirmed

Course Date: Please register your interest to receive an email alert when online application opens

Trainer's Profile

Ong Tuck Wei

Mr Ong Tuck Wei, Lecturer, School of Engineering


Written and continuous assessments and project work. Some written assessments are “closed-book”.

Participants will be awarded the WSQ Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety & Health if they meet the 75% attendance rate as well as certified to be competent through all assessments required by the course.

Entry Requirements

Applicants with any of the following qualifications are invited to apply for the course:

For more info on Entry Requirement and Exemption, please click here.

Course Fees

For course fees, please refer to the PDF Page 6 here.

You may also join our interest mailing list for updates on future runs.

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

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Singapore Citizens (SC) below the age of 40 years$2747.34
Singapore Citizens (SC) aged 40 and above$819.38
Singapore Permanent Residents (PR)$2747.34
Enhanced Training Support for SME Scheme (for SC & SPR)$819.38