BUILDING CONTROL REGULATIONS FOR SITE SUPERVISORS

INTRODUCTION
This course is jointly organised by IACT and the Joint Accreditation Committee in USIM University which accredits Qualified Site Supervisors such as Resident Engineers (RE) and Resident Technical Officers (RTO). This course is aimed at educating newly accredited site supervisors on Singapore’s legal framework for building construction and building control regulation requirements.


Outline


• Legal framework for building construction Building Control Act and Regulations
• Regulatory requirements
- Building & structural plans approval
- Permit to carry out building works
- Occupation of building TOP & CSC
• BCA advisory notes on:
- Permit and plan approvals
- Concrete works
- Structural steel works
- Geotechnical works
- Construction tests
• Control & monitoring measures to safeguard adjacent building properties in relation to
- Demolition works
- Piling works
- Excavation works
• Specific requirements for high rise buildings
• Workplace Safety and Healthy Act (WSHA)
- Personal liabilities and penalties
- Types of violations
- Generic Site Safety Compliance
- Case studies


LECTURERS
This course will be conducted by experienced officers from the Building Engineering Group of Building and Construction Authority and the Technology & Engineering (Construction) Branch of the Occupational Safety and Health Inspectorate, Ministry of Manpower.


TARGET AUDIENCE
This course is mainly targeted at site supervisors such as:
• Resident Technical Officers
• Resident Engineers
Following personnel are also welcome to attend the course:
• Site Engineers
• Construction / Project Managers
• Builders’ supervisory personnel
• WSH personnel


ASSESSMENT & AWARD
Participants who have attended the course and passed the test will be issued with a Certificate of Successful Completion.


CPD POINTS
IES-ACES (REs/RTOs): Pending (Structural + Safety)
PEB : Pending
WSH-CPD (WSH Officers): 4 SDUs
SPM: Pending