Shipyard Safety Instruction Course for Workers (Painter Trade) (SSIC PT)

The Workplace Safety and Health (Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing) Regulations 2008 Reg. 6 (2) stipulates
that “It shall be the duty of every person not to carry out any work deemed hazardous in a shipyard or
on board a ship in a harbour unless he has undergone a safety and health training course approved by the
commissioner for Workplace Safety and Health”.


Course Content:

1. Introduction to Shipyard Safety
2. Instruction Course for Workers (Painters Trade)
3. Understand fire and explosion hazards & safety measures
4. Understand airless spraying hazards and safety measures
5. Understand health hazards and preventive measures
6. Know the proper usage of Personal protective equipment
7. Understand the safe storage of paints and solvents on board vessels
8. Know Vessel Safety Coordination Committee (VSCC) Meetings
9. Understand the Permit-to-work system – Application for a painting permit
10. Know Worker’s safety checklist for painting works’

Who Should Attend This Course?

Those personnel who are required to work in marine industries.

Able to read, interpret and understand the language in which they are taking the course
The attendees shall have attended and successfully passed “Shipyard Safety Instruction Course –
General Trade”.


Course Duration:

Lesson Duration Assessment (MCQ)
02:20 Hours 00:10 Hours