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5-Day Course for Appointed Person - Lifting Operations (23rd Run)

8th - 16th Sept 2022
8:30AM - 6:30PM -
IES Academy@Jurong East
80 Jurong East Street 21, #04-10, Devan Nair Institute For Employment and Employability 609607
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Non-member: $2,996.00
Member: $2,782.00

PDU (PEB) 30

As the Singapore Government pushes for higher productivity in various sectors, more and more cranes will be deployed at various work places. Use of cranes at site involves many people from various organizations, such as the crane manufacturer, site occupier, crane contractor, and various sub-contractors that use the cranes. According to the latest Singapore Standard on Safe Use of Tower Cranes SS 559:2010, it is crucial that one person be appointed to have overall control of the cranes. This appointed person shall be notified formally in writing of their appointment. This course is aimed at anyone who is required to plan safe systems of work, using lifting equipment and intends to take up this position as an appointed person. It is recommended that prior to attending this course, individuals should have some experience of working with lifting equipment, especially mobile cranes and tower cranes.

The objective of this course is to equip candidate with an in-depth understanding of the roles and responsibility of the Appointed Person. Successful completion of the course will enable the candidate to prepare and implement safety system of work for lifting operation.

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Minimum Entry Requirements

  1. An Engineering Degree with Honours OR
  2. At least an (Local) Engineering Diploma holder (3 - 5 years of relevant experience)3. Assumed knowledge of rigging, signaling and lifting experience 
  • It is compulsory to send all soft-copy of documents. (certificates, academic transcripts, and updated CV for verification purposes) 
  • Application will only be considered upon full documents submit and attention to Sean Ng.
  • Supporting documents must be send to directly.  All documents will be kept in the strictest confidence. 
  • Incomplete documents submitted will be declined. Registration form will only be send to candidates, who are eligible to sign up for this course.


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30 PDU (TBC)

Course Coordinator

Eddie Seng


6460 4248

How to register



Please email your interest in taking this course with your certificate, transcript and updated CV to the following email address





Fee inclusive of GST, course materials & light refreshments.

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

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

Certificate of Completion will only be given to participants, who have successfully cleared both theory & practical assessments


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Ref: IESA-P0000001-883

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