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Factories Act
(Chapter 104, Section 27A)
1«Factories («Safety «Training «Courses) «Order
1   The «Factories («Safety «Training «Courses) «Order was originally made under the 1998 Revised Edition of the «Factories Act (Cap. 104). The Act was renamed Workplace «Safety and Health Act (Act 7 of 2006) wef 1st March 2006. The «Factories («Safety «Training «Courses) «Order still remains in force until it is revoked.
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O 12
G.N. No. S 207/2001
REVISED EDITION 2002
(31st January 2002)
[1st June 2001]
Citation
1.  This «Order may be cited as the «Factories («Safety «Training «Courses) «Order.
Persons to attend «safety «training «courses
2.  The occupier of a factory shall ensure that the classes or description of persons employed in the factory set out in the first column of the Schedule attend the «safety «training «courses conducted by the Occupational «Safety and Health «Training and Promotion Centre or other «training institutions approved by the Chief Inspector set out opposite thereto in the second column thereof.
THE SCHEDULE
First column
 
Second column
Classes or description of persons
 
«Safety «training «courses
(1)
Construction Workers:
 
Construction «Safety Orientation Course.
any worker employed in manual labour to carry out construction work in building and engineering construction worksites
 
 
(2)
Manhole Workers:
 
«Safety Orientation Course (Manhole).
any worker who is carrying out work in manholes or confined spaces in building and engineering construction worksites
 
 
(3)
Manhole Supervisors:
 
«Safety Instruction Course (Manhole).
any person who is appointed as a manhole supervisor to supervise work carried out in manholes or confined spaces in building and engineering construction worksites
 
 
(4)
Formwork Supervisors:
 
Formwork «Safety Course for Supervisors.
any person who is appointed as a formwork supervisor to supervise the construction, erection, alteration or dismantling of formwork structures in building and engineering construction worksites
 
 
(«5)
Project Managers:
 
Construction «Safety Course for Project Managers.
any person who is appointed as a project manager to be in charge of all construction activities in building and engineering construction worksites of a contract sum of $10 million or more
 
 
(6)
Oil and Petrochemical Industry Workers:
 
Oil and Petrochemical «Safety Orientation Course for Workers.
any worker who is carrying out work in a factory of the oil and petrochemical industry
 
 
(7)
Oil and Petrochemical Industry Supervisors:
 
Oil and Petrochemical Industry Supervisors «Safety Course.
any person who supervises any process or work carried out in a factory of the oil and petrochemical industry
 
 
(8)
Forklift Operators:
 
 
any person who drives or operates a forklift truck in a factory
 
Forklift Driver’s «Training Course.
(9)
Metalworking Industry Workers:
any worker employed in manual labour to carry out work in a factory engaged in the manufacture of basic metals, fabricated metal products, machinery or equipment and electrical machinery and apparatus
 
«Safety Orientation Course for Workers (Metalworking).
(10)
Metalworking Industry Supervisors:
any person who supervises any process or work carried out in a factory engaged in the manufacture of basic metals, fabricated metal products, machinery or equipment and electrical machinery and apparatus
 
Basic Industrial «Safety and Health Course for Supervisors.
[S 673/2002 wef 01/06/2003]
[G.N. No. S 207/2001]

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY

Factories (Safety Training Courses) Order
(CHAPTER 354A, O 12)
This Legislative History is provided for the convenience of users of the «Factories («Safety «Training «Courses) «Order. It is not part of this «Order.
1.  
G. N. No. S 207/2001—«Factories («Safety «Training «Courses) «Order 2001
Date of commencement
:
1 June 2001
2.  
2002 Revised Edition«Factories («Safety «Training «Courses) «Order
Date of operation
:
31 January 2002
3.  
G. N. No. S 673/2002—«Factories («Safety «Training «Courses) (Amendment) «Order 2002
Date of commencement
:
1 June 2003