Course Objective
The Singapore Government has placed significant emphasis on workplace safety and health (WSH), with the enactment of the WSH Act and establishment of the WSH Council. This programme is designed and targeted for management, safety and health personnel, and line supervisors, to provide skills in developing a practical risk and safety management. 
Upon completion, candidates who performed well may have the opportunity to admit into a Master of Science in Safety, Health and Environmental Technology (M.Sc. SHE) programme.
This programme is open to graduates with at least a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Technology or Natural Science.

Course Content
This graduate certificate programme is hosted by NUS Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering to provide targeted training in risk and safety management.

List of Modules
Each module is 4 modular credits unless otherwise specified.
Each module will have 39 formal contact hours. Classes may be conducted on weekday evenings or on Saturdays.

SH5205 Incident Management
SH5206 Human Factors in Process Safety
SH5401 SHE & Quality Management System
SH5402 Advanced SHE Management
SH5101 Industrial Toxicology
SH5108 Chemical Hazard Management

Details of Modules
(Note: Not all modules are offered in each semester.)

Semester 2, AY2018/2019 Timetable *
SH5108 Chemical Hazard Management E5-03-19 A/P Foo Swee Cheng 29-04-2019 (Mon),
9.00 am
SH5401 SHE & Quality Management Systems E5-03-23 Mr Yek Sin Kiat 30-04-2019 (Tue),
1.00 pm
*  Information correct as 11 January 2019; may subject to changes in future

Modes of assessment comprise combinations of some or all of these items:
• Quizzes / Term papers /Projects
• In-class participation 
• Final exam / Presentation 

Maximum Candidature
2 years

Award of Graduate Certificate
Individuals who have successfully completed the 4 modules (equivalent to 16 MCs) with a CAP of at least 2.5 will be deemed to have successfully completed the Graduate Certificate Programme. Such individuals will be awarded a Graduate Certificate. There will be no continuation requirements.
Participants may repeat modules [with fees] to improve CAP provided the max candidature is not exceeded.
Students who do not take examinations or fail to attain a CAP ≥ 2.5 will be given a Certificate of Participation, listing the modules taken if attendance is at least 70% for the listed module.

Admission to Master of Science (Safety, Health and Environmental Technology) Programme
• A maximum of 16 MCs of modules (each module with a minimum grade of B-) may be transferred to the M.Sc. SHE programme, subject to approval by the ChBE department. The validity period of the transfer is not more than 5 years from the award of the Graduate Certificate.
• Students who graduate with a CAP ≥ 3.5 may be considered for admission to M.Sc. SHE programme.
• The transferring of modules to the M.Sc. SHE programme will be subjected to SSG funding rule, if the module is SSG funded.

Application Procedures
Application is open twice a year.
Application will open from 15 to 31 October for the January 2019 intake. 
Please visit SCALE for online application (Note: You will only be able to access the application portal from 15 October).

Course Fees (subject to 7% GST)
S$5,800 per module