Class 1 Boiler Attendant Examination

What this examination 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

Examination 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 Class 1 Boiler Attendant Certificate of Competency.

Courses Fees

Fees Payable:
S$214 (Inclusive GST)

Funding Incentives

There is no funding incentive for this course

Date of Exam:
17 Apr 2021
Registration Period:
02 Jan - 01 Apr 2021

Date of Exam:
04 Dec 2021
Registration Period
02 Jun - 15 Nov 2021

**Please note that you are not allowed to book more than one examination dates at one time. No refund will be made once registration is confirmed.**

*Registration may be closed once seats are filled up


Examination Details:
Duration: 3 hours
Saturday, Morning Days: Saturday
Time: 8.30am to 11.30am



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.



How to Apply:

For course specific details:
Mr.Joseph Lee, Course Coordinator

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