LSP Course

Shipyard Safety Instruction Course for Workers (Hot-work Trade) (SSIC HW)

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 harbor 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 instruction course (Hot-Work Trade)
2. Types of Hot-Work
3. Characteristics of flammable substances
4. How vapours / gases can accumulate in confined spaces
5. How fires/explosions are caused
6. Case studies on two shipyard fire and explosion accidents
7. Safety measures for preventing fires/explosions

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