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Emergency Occupational Safety and Survival Revalidation Course


Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

    23 Mar 2023 to 24 Mar 2023
    03 Apr 2023 to 04 Apr 2023
  • Registration Period:

    09 Jan 2023 to 03 Mar 2023
    30 Jan 2023 to 10 Mar 2023
  • Time:

    08:30 AM to 05:30 PM,
    16 hours
  • Mode of Training:

    Facilitated Learning (F2F)
  • Venue:

    PolyMarina, West Coast Ferry Road
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.
You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is new run.

Course Objective

EOSSFT covers the revalidation requirements of STCW modules; Personal Survival Technique, Basic Fire Fighting, Advanced Fire Fighting, Proficiency in Survival Craft other than rescue boat.

Course Outline

1. To provide students with renewed knowledge of safety aboard merchant ships with revision on survival at sea techniques and to handle survival craft in accordance with STCW Code, Tables A-VI/1-1 and A-VI/2-1.

2. To provide students with revised knowledge of shipboard fire prevention, firefighting and use of available firefighting fixed extinguishing systems on board merchant ships in accordance with STCW Code, Tables A-V1/1-2 and A-V1/3.

Minimum Requirements

Must have completed BOSST course and possesses the following certificates under the STCW 95 Convention as amended:

1) Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting (FPFF) and Personal Survival Techniques (PST) only for Ratings and Helmsman.

2) Advance Fire Fighting (AFF) and Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats other that the Rescue boat (PSCRB) for all officers wishing to renew their Certificate of Competency.

3) Emergency Occupational Safety and Survival Revalidation Certificate

4) Medically Fit -Medical Fitness Report Required (Please download Medical Form here)

Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Proficiency (STCW Section A-VI/1, A-VI/2, A-V1/3)

Suitable for

Anyone who wish to revalidate their Certificate of Competency or for those whose Fire Fighting and Survival certificates are expiring (5 year validity).

Course Fees

Full Fees (before GST): $850.00

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST* Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $765.00 $20.40 $105.40
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $595.00 $20.40 $275.40
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $595.00 $20.40 $275.40
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $765.00 $20.40 $105.40
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $68.00 $918.00

*As announced at Budget 2022, there will be no increase in government fees and charges for Singaporeans from 1 Jan 2023 to 31 Dec 2023. Also, as per SSG’s policy, the GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants is calculated based on prevailing GST rate after baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

¹ Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here
² Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
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:
Singapore Polytechnic
One-Stop Service Centre

c) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

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