Class 1 Boiler Attendant Examination

What this course is about


To obtain Class 1 Boiler Attendant Certificate of Competency.


Suitable for

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


Funding Incentives


There is no funding incentive for this course.


Course Outline


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 Procedures

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.

Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:
a) For e-payment using Visa/Master cards, please click on the ‘Make ePayment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 8:00pm
Sat: 8:30am to 12:00pm

c) For Cash payment, you can pay at:

Singapore Polytechnic
Finance Department
Admin Building, Level 2
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5:00pm

d) Cheques should be made 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:

ATTN: Manager (CET Programmes)
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Singapore 139651

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 via email to [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
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.


Enquiry on examination matters, please contact

Mr Joseph Lee

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 6870-7025



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Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.

Application Procedure


Date of Exam:


12 March 2016
registration opens 27 October 2015

(Class Full)


28 May 2016
registration opens 23 December  2015

(Class Full)

20 August 2016
registration opens 23 February 2016

(Class Full)


3 September 2016
registration opens 23 July 2016
(S$175 wef from this intake)


22 October 2016
registration opens 23 July 2016


26 November 2016
registration opens 23 July 2016





Duration: 3 hours conducted over 1 sessions


Days: Saturday


Time: 8:30am to 11:30am


Venue: Singapore Polytechnic, W217





S$140.00 (up to Aug Intake)

S$175.00 (wef from Sept intake)


[email protected]
For course specific details:
Mr. Joseph Lee, Course Coordinator
[email protected]



Terms and Conditions