What this examination is about
To obtain Class 1 Boiler Attendant Certificate of Competency.
Technical personnel who have worked as operators of steam plants for a minimum of 18 months and wishing to obtain the Class 1 Boiler Attendant Certificate of Competency.
Assumed Skills and Knowledge
The applicant must have at least 18 months of experience as boiler attendant in charge of steam boiler after obtaining the Class 2 Boiler Attendant Certificate of Competency in order to be eligible to sit for the exam.
Please upload the following documents during online registration and submit the Original duly completed MOM Declaration form on the day of the examination.
1. Declaration form - Please download the declaration form, print and submit duly completed form
2. Class 2 COC - a copy of Class 2 Boiler attendant COC
There is no funding incentive for this course.
Written, simulator, practical and oral exam.
Mode of Assessment
The exam consists of both written and practical test:
a. Written test of 20 multiple choice questions.
b. Practical test on practical boiler knowledge.
c. Simulator on boiler safe operational mode.
d. Oral test on boiler safe operation and legislative matters.
With effect from 1st February 2013, if you failed the exam for 3 times, you will need to register for the Boiler Attendance Course.
Upon successful completion of the examinations at SP, the candidate may apply for Certificate of Competency via this link,
APPLICATION FOR CLASS 1 BOILER ATTENDANT COMPETENCY.
1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:
Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
a) For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.
b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 7:30pm
c) Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Please cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number on the back of the cheque. Mail the cheque to:
500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.
2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.
3. Withdrawal and Deferment
Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy, Singapore Polytechnic via email accordingly:
Online Courses - [email protected]
All other Courses – [email protected]
For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:
- 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
- Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
- On or after date of commencement - No refund
- There will be no refund or transfer of course once the account has been created.
The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.
The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.
The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.
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