Erect Metal Scaffold in the Marine Industry Course (EMSMI)

Course Information for Erect Metal Scaffold in Marine Industry

For Whom
The “Erect Metal Scaffold in Marine Industry” is a mandatory WSH training course for all workers who are involved in erecting and dismantling marine metal scaffolds in marine industries.

Entry Requirements

    • Employability Skills (ES) Workplace Literacy level 3 and above.
    • Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ES Workplace Numeracy level 3 and above.

Course Content

  • Introduction to Marine Metal Scaffolding
  • Purpose of a Scaffold
  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Marine Metal Scaffolder
  • Various types or Marine Metal Scaffolds and their uses
  • Definition and Terms used in Scaffolding
  • Common Hand Tools, Equipment and Materials – Use and Care
  • Proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Scaffolding Materials
  • Use of correct tools for tightening Couplers, Planks, Tubes and Pipes
  • Precautions working in confined spaces and at height
  • Interpretation of Marine Metal Scaffolding Working Drawings

Course Info

Course Fee: $320.00 (Inc. GST)

Duration: 48 Hrs

Language: English

Attendance: 100% Attendance

Skill Future Funding: Yes

Other Info

Course Duration: 48 hours including 6 hours of assessment.

Medium of Instruction: English

Class Size: Maximum 18

Assessor/Candidate Ratio

  • Written Assessment: 1 : 18
  • Practical Performance: 1 : 12

Course Attendance: 100% Attendance

Assessment Method and Passing Marks

S/N Assessment Activity Method/Format Duration
1 Written Assessment (WA) (Closed book) – individual 30 MCQs 1 hour
2 Practical Assessment – groups Demonstration of skills by working in groups of 4 5 hours
Total Assessment Time 6 hours

The passing mark for the written assessment is 60%.

Course Fee

  • Full Course Fee: $320.00 (Nett)

Funding & Claims:

  • SkillsFuture Funding is available for Self-sponsored

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  • For Employer-sponsored trainees

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    Key Person In-charge: Ye Myint Aung (Admin Manager)


    Based on the successful completion of the course and assessment, a certificate of achievement endorsed by Vision Global Engineering & Safety Services Pte Ltd will be issued to all participants.

    Course Venue:

    3 Soon Lee Street, #05-21/#01-26, Pioneer Junction, Singapore-627606




    Type  Category of Individuals
    Singapore Citizens and SPR Employer-sponsored and self-sponsored Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above SME-sponsored local employees (i.e. Singapore Citizens and SPR
     Funding Source 
    SkillsFuture Funding (Baseline) SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (Baseline) SkillsFuture Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
    Course Fee  $320.00  $320.00 $320.00
    SkillsFuture Funding  $160.00  $224.00 $224.00
    Total Nett fee Payable to Training Provider $160.00  $96.00 $96.00
    SkillsFuture Credit Claimable Amount $160.00  $96.00 $96.00

    Note: Subject to approval by SSG T & C


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