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Design for Safety - Guide for Designers 9th run

16th Mar 2023
9:00AM - 6:00PM -
IES Academy@Jurong East
80 Jurong East Street 21, #04-10, Devan Nair Institute For Employment and Employability 609607
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STU (Structural) 3
STU (Safety) 2
PDU (CEng) 7

The Workplace Safety and Health (Design for Safety) Regulations 2015 came into operation on 1st August 2016.  Besides the employment of a Design for Safety Professional, other personnel such as architects and engineers, namely Designers, involved in in the design of the project are also required to eliminate or mitigate all foreseeable design risks to as low as reasonably practicable under the Regulations.



This course is structured to help designers in general to identify design risks in various life cycle stages of a project and adopt the concept of design for safety.


Course Outline

·       Design for Safety practices and its purpose in the build environment.

·       Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) legal framework

·       WSH (Design for Safety) Regulations

·       Principles of safe design

·       Issues to be considered to eliminate or reduce potential risk in design.

·       Preparation of DfS Register.

·       Communication of DfS information to Stakeholders.

·       Leaning Activities 

Please click HERE for course flyer

Supported By

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP) &

SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) - Course code: TGS-2021005975

CPD: 3 STU(Structural), 2 STU(Safety),7 SDU, 2 CPD, 7 PDU, 7 CEng(PDU) (Confirmed)
Coordinator: Christine Lau
Coordinator contact no.: 6463 9211
Coordinator E-mail:

Fee inclusive of GST, course materials & Light refreshments.

Limited seats available (first-come-first-served basis).

Certificate of Attendance will be given to participants with 100% attendance.

If payment via Cheque, should be made payable to :"IES Academy Pte Ltd"

Please visit HERE for more information on SFC & UTAP claim.

SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)

SkillsFuture Credit is for all Singaporeans aged 25 and above.

Please select “Pay later” under the payment page when you submit the course registration online.

You can use your credits to pay for or offset course fees by applying for claim(s). All eligible Singaporeans will be able to access their SkillsFuture Credit account via: 

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)

UTAP is a training benefit for NTUC members to defray their cost of training. This benefit is to encourage more NTUC members to go for skills upgrading.

NTUC members enjoy 50% *unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP. NTUC members aged 40 and above can enjoy higher funding support up to $500 per individual each year, capped at 50% of unfunded course fees, for courses attended between 1 July 2020 to 31 December 2022.

Please click “Claim UTAP” for the procedure.


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Ref: IESA-P0000001-1008

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