Chemical & Biological Safety

Course Date:
8 - 9 February 2021

Registration Period:
12 January 2021 - 25 January 2021

20 hours / 3 days

9am to 5pm

Mode of Training:
Media classrooms

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

This course comprises project based learning component where participants will apply the course knowledge in their workplace and submit the project work outcomes for assessment.

Course Objective

At the end of the course, participants will be familiar with risk assessment, risk controls, safety data sheets, safety equipment, safe practices, personal protective equipment and emergency response pertaining to chemical and biological hazards. 

Course Outline

By the end of the Course, participants will be able to: 

1. Identify chemical / biological hazards, risk assessment, safety equipment, safe practices, personal protective equipment and emergency response
2. Conduct a risk assessment and interpret data sheets

Suitable for

• Production Engineer 
• Technical Specialist / Formulation Specialist 
• Research & Development (R&D) / Application / Chemist / Product Manager
• Laboratory Technician / Analyst / Supervisor / Engineer
• Chemical Process Technician / Technologist
• Fragrance Evaluator / Manager
• Consumer Sensory Insights Specialist / Manager
• Regulatory Affairs Specialist / Manager 
• Associate Researcher / Research Technologist 
• Quality Assurance Specialist / Manager 

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Polytechnic Diploma / Degree in relevant Science / Engineering discipline or equivalent qualifications.

Award / Certification / Accreditation

A certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued) will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate 

Course Fees payable:

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 here Please 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.


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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Terms and Conditions

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

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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