Fire Safety Manager Course

Course Details

Course DateDaysDate of ExaminationRegistration Period
11 Jan - 24 Feb 2021
Mon & Wed
10 Mar 2021, Wednesday06 Nov to
06 Dec 2020

05 Jan - 23 Feb 2021
Tue & Thu
06 Jan - 24 Feb 2021
Wed & Fri
31 Mar - 24 May 2021Mon & Wed09 Jun 2021, Wednesday30 Jan to 
28 Feb 2021


30 Mar - 20 May 2021

Tue & Thu
31 Mar - 28 May 2021Wed & Fri
05 Jul - 23 Aug 2021Mon & Wed08 Sep 2021, Wednesday
29 Apr to
29 May 2021
29 Jun - 17 Aug 2021Tue & Thu
07 Jul - 20 Aug 2021Mon & Wed
04 Oct - 22 Nov 2021Mon & Wed12 Dec 2021, Wednesday
28 Jul to
28 Aug 2021
28 Sep - 16 Nov 2021Tue & Thu
06 Oct - 24 Nov 2021Wed & Fri

*Eligible for Claim Period - 26 Jun 2020 - 31 Mar 2021
*Subsidy is subjected to SSG’s approval

1. Classes are not held during on public holidays or on long weekends when a public holiday falls on a Saturday or a Monday.

2. Your application will be reviewed before we offer you a placement in the course.

45 hours / 15 days

6:30pm to 9:30pm

Mode of Training:

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction
The Fire Safety Act 1993 and Fire Safety Regulations 1994 require the appointment of Fire Safety Managers for designated properties. The amended FSM regulations gazetted on 13 Apr 2007 aims to make further improvements to the FSM scheme. This course prepares the participants to take on the role of a Fire Safety Manager. Upon completion, each participant will receive the Fire Safety Manager Certificate awarded by SCDF.

Course Objectives
Understand the importance of fire safety, the installation and maintenance of fire safety systems, and the roles and responsibilities of a fire safety manager

Course Outline

  1. Behaviour of fire
  2. Fire Safety design – Fire Protection Systems
  3. Use ideation and creative thinking methods to design and develop solution prototypes
  4. Fire safety management – Fire Safety Act & Regulations
  5. Maintenance of Fire Protection System, Building Inspection & testing

Suitable for
Building Executives, Maintenance Officers, Property Managers, Facilities Managers, Strata Managers, Architectural Assistants, Civil Engineering Assistants, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Assistants, Building Services Engineering Assistants, Project Managers, Building owners and personnel responsible for fire safety and other related fields who are required to ensure that the property is in compliance with the latest Fire Safety Act and the Fire Safety Regulations.

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

  1. 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes including attaining the following grades in:
  • English Language - Minimum Grade D7
  • Mathematics - Minimum Grade C6
  • Physics/Physical Science/General Science - Minimum Grade C6
  1. ITE Higher NITEC or Industrial Technician Certificate (ITC)
  2. Full GCE ‘A’ Level Certificate (minimum of 2 ‘H2’ and 2 ‘H1’ Level passes including General Paper)
  3. Diploma (excluding Specialist Diploma) from local polytechnics (NP, NYP, RP, SP or TP)
  4. SIM Diploma in Management Studies
  5. Degree from local universities
  6. MOM Registered Workplace Safety Health Officer Certificate
  7. FSMAS Certificate in Fire Safety Emergency Management Course (plus 5 GCE ‘O’ level passes in ANY subject)
  8. 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including English and Mathematics) and passed the Pre-Enrolment Test in Science
  9. 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including English and Science) and passed the Pre-Enrolment Test in Mathematics
  10. 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including Mathematics and Science) and passed the British Council’s International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum band score of 5.5 or proficiency level 6 for all modules under the Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN) prescribed by Workforce Development Agency (WDA).

    If you do not meet the above mentioned entry requirements, you may submit your qualifications (Certificate and Results Transcript) with your name, email and telephone number to SCDF via Email : for verification.


Award / Certification / Accreditation
Fire Safety Manager Certificate will be issued by SCDF to every participant whose attendance is not less than 80% and passed the examinations.

Examination results and e-certificate will be released via email approximately 8 weeks after the date of the examination.

Course Fees payable:

*Eligible for Claim Period - 26 Jun 2020 - 31 Mar 2021
*Subsidy is subjected to SSG’s approval

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRsSingapore CitizensOthers
Non-SME sponsored1Sponsored by SME2Aged 40 and above
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click herePlease submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.


Register Here
Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Terms and Conditions

Registration may be closed once seats are filled up

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
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here

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.

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