Applicants must possess at least one of the following qualifications:
- A degree from local universities or any other institutes which is acceptable to the Director-General of Public Health; or
- A diploma from local polytechnics or other institutes which is acceptable to the Director-General of Public Health, and with 2 years of relevant working experience1; or
- WPLN L7 in reading, listening, speaking, writing and numeracy; or
- WPLN L6 in reading, listening, speaking, writing and numeracy with 2 years of relevant working experience1.
1 Environmental engineering, estate management i.e., facility management and environmental health i.e., cleaning, pest control and waste management are considered relevant to the work to be performed by an ECO (SP). Applicants must attach a supporting Company Letter/Testimonial which specify the applicant’s name, designation, job description, employment start date and total years of service. Applicants without the required supporting documents will be considered incomplete and rejected.
• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate
• Certificate of Completion (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate
• Attending and passing ECO course will NOT automatically lead to the successful registration as an ECO with National Environment Agency (NEA).
For ECO (SP) licence registration requirements, and information on the duties of the ECO (SP), please refer to link: register with NEA