The WSQ Specialist Diploma in Occupational Hygiene is a competency-based training programme that aims to equip individuals with the competencies of an Occupational Hygiene (OH) officer.
The minimum criteria for admission for the WSQ Specialist Diploma in Occupational Hygiene are:
(i) ES WPLN Level 6, OR Grade C6 in GCE 'O' Level for English and Mathematics; AND
(ii) Grade C6 in GCE 'O' Level Science (Chemistry and Physics)
^^ Trainees with Specialist Diploma in WSH can be exempted from the Maths and Physics GCE 'O' Level requirements for the Occupational Hygiene Courses
Preference will be given to candidates who have at least 2 years of working experience in any industry.
Selected units under the OH Professionals WSQ framework have been closely referenced to existing Ministry of Manpower (MOM) and National Environmental Agency (NEA) courses.
Individuals who have undertaken the MOM/NEA accredited courses will need to submit documentary evidence to seek exemption for corresponding units in the OH Professionals WSQ framework.
276 (Training hrs) / 27.5 (Assessment/Exam hrs)
Core Modules (complete ALL 8 Modules)
Elective Modules - Group 1 (complete 2 Modules)
Elective Modules - Group 2 (complete 1 Module)
Individuals may seek credit exemptions for the following elective modules by submitting documentary evidence:
Note: SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen/PR
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen ONLY
Please note that prices are subject to changes
Skills Development Fund (SDF) and SkillsFuture Funding:
For Company Registration:
Course reference code in SkillsConnect:
Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP):
* UTAP supports 50% of the course fees paid cap at $250 per year. You must be a union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. You must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and have sat for all prescribed examinations. Other terms and conditions apply.