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Work-At-Heights Course For Workers

Course Schedule & Registration

Course Location & Details Course Dates Fees
Full time (1 Day)
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  • The participant is recommended to possess basic health and safety knowledge.
  • Language proficiency, recommended WPLN Level 2 and above or equivalent for English language.
20 Mar 2018
SGD $140.00

About This Course ~ Certified under ISO 29990:2010 Standard, Approved for SDF Training Grant


ISO 29990:2010 Standard - Certificate of Registration

The aim of the course is to provide course participants with the requisite WAH knowledge to perform work at heights activities, so that they are carried out properly and safely. This is in compliance with WSH (Work At Height) Regulations 2013 which states “It shall be the duty of the responsible person of any person who carries out or is to carry out any work at height to ensure that the person shall work at height in a workplace only after he has received adequate safety and health training to familiarize himself with the hazards associated with work at height and the precautions to be observed”.

Note: [To raise the quality of workplace Safety and Health (WSH) training, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has made it a requirement for us as a learning service providers to attain the ISO 29990:2010 Learning Service Provider (LSP) certification.

The ISO 29990:2010 LSP certification is administered by the Singapore Accreditation Council (SAC) through its Certification Bodies (CBs) and will replace the MOM Accredited Training Provider (ATP) Scheme.


At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify relevant workplace Safety & Health (WSH) legislations / approved codes of practice / Singapore Standards applicable to WAH and roles and responsibilities.
  • Hazard identification for WAH and fall control to WAH.
  • Demonstrate competency in donning, checking and correcting of individual fall protection equipment and use of self relief technique during harness suspension trauma situations.


  • WSH Act, WAH Regulations 2013, Risk Management regulations, Codes of Practice, ACOP and Singapore Standards.
  • Roles and responsibilities of workers
  • Hazard identification, control measures for WAH and fall control measures.
  • Permit to work for WAH.
  • Individual Fall Protection equipment and first line response in emergency.


The course is delivered over 1 day or 6hrs training and 1.5hrs assessment.


This course is mainly for WAH workers who are required to perform WAH activities.


Basic Health and Safety awareness recommended. Language proficiency, recommend WPLN Level 2 and above or equivalent for English language.


The course is assessed by:

  1. 20 multiple-choice questions [60% passing mark]
  2. Practical assessment which includes: • Harness Fitting • Usage of double lanyard for 100% tie-off • Travel using Horizontal Lifelines • Climbing with Retractable Fall Arrestors • Ascending & descending with Fall Arrestors and vertical Lifelines

Participants with 100% attendance and successfully completed / passed both the practical and written assessments, will be awarded the Work At Height certificate issued by KBA Training Centre Pte Ltd ~ Certified under ISO 29990:2010 Standard Work-At-Heights for Workers.

FUNDING ~ Applicable for Eligible Candidates

Approved for Skills Development Fund (SDF) Training Grant ~ nett fee payment (eligibility criteria apply).
* Final grant amount subject to WDA approval. Contact Us for more information.

Approved for SkillsFuture Credit for self-sponsored candidates.

PDF iconDownload: ISO 29990:2010 Standard Work-At-Height Course for Workers Flyer
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Download: ISO 29990:2010 Standard Work-At-Height Course for Workers Application Form
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Download: Health Declaration Form
PDF icon WPLN Descriptor: ESS Workplace Literacy & Workplace Numeracy Skills Level Descriptors (WPLN)


Student Testimonials

  • "I like the way the trainer teach about the seriousness and importance of working at heights." - Anonymous
  • "Even though I don't normally work at heights, the course is a good reminder for both work as well as home." - John Henry Lynch
  • "Instructor is good and I enjoyed the practical session the most." - Chng Sheng Yao
  • "I enjoyed the practical session as it gives the physical practice required to perform the task properly" - Muhd Lutfi Syabil
  • "I enjoyed the practical lesson most as it widen my knowledge on the work at height and hazard. KBA Training Centre provide very good training facilities and very experienced trainer for work at height, excellent trainer!" - Goh Teck Wei
  • "The course and facilitator is well presented and helpful" - Lim Shao Rong
  • "Practical course is enjoying and knowledgeable, it provided us with safety knowledge and practices" - Tan Gim Liong
  • "Trainer kept emphasizing on safety to ensure users keep a look out on safety issues before proceeding" - Jude Ong
  • "Practical part is easy to absorb during hands-on" - Anonymous
  • "Practical lesson is good, learning through experiences is always better. I find this course beneficial as it is about life skill" - Gary Lee