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Course Duration

42 hours

Type of course


Campus where course is offered

ITE College East ITE College West

Course Certification


This course is designed for those who are planning to register with SCDF as a certified Fire Safety Manager. You will be trained in fire safety requirements and management measures to prepare you for the role of a fire safety manager.  

What you'll learn

  • Maintain fire safety works
  • Identify roles and responsibilities of Fire Safety Manager
  • Identify and control hazardous materials
  • Maintain Fire Fighting and Protection Systems
  • Understand Fire Safety Act and Regulations

Entry Requirements

  • 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes including attaining the following grades in: 
    • English Language - Minimum Grade D7 
    • Mathematics - Minimum Grade C6 
    • Physics/Physical Science/General Science - Minimum Grade C6 
  • ITE Higher Nitec or Industrial Technician Certificate (ITC) 
  • Full GCE ‘A’ Level Certificate (minimum of 2 ‘H2’ and 2 ‘H1’ Level passes including General Paper) 
  • Diploma (excluding Specialist Diploma) from local polytechnics (NP, NYP, RP, SP or TP) 
  • SIM Diploma in Management Studies 
  • Degree from local universities (NTU, NUS, SMU, UniSIM) 
  • MOM Registered Workplace Safety & Health Officer Certificate 
  • FSMAS Certificate in Fire Safety & Emergency Management Course (plus 5 GCE ‘O’ level passes in ANY subject) 
  • 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including English and Mathematics) and passed the Pre-Enrolment Test* in Science 
  • 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including English and Science) and passed the Pre-Enrolment Test* in Mathematics 
  • 5 GCE ‘O’ Level Examination passes (including Mathematics and Science) and passed the British Council’s International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum band score of 5.5 or proficiency level 6 for all modules under the Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN)

*Applicants may apply to take the Pre-Enrolment Test in Science or Mathematics at Civil Defence Academy (CDA).

For any other qualifications (Certificates + Results Transcripts) that are not listed above, please submit to Email: together with your full name, email and contact number, for their review.