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Certificate for Safety Supervisors

IVE - Engineering
IVE - Engineering
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Programme Code
Subject Area
Engineering - Mechanical and Building Services, Engineering - Construction, Built Environment
Programme Type
Offering Institution
IVE - Engineering
Contact Hours
QF Level
QF Credits
QF Registration No.
QF Registration Validity Period
Please contact 9081 5283 for the details of class commencement date
Programme Description
According to Factories and Industrial Undertakings (Safety Officers and Safety Supervisors) Regulations, a principal contractor or a specialist contractor must employ one safety supervisor on each site with 20 or more workers.  This programme provides a specific training on safety and health for the learners aim to be a safety supervisor.
Programme Structure
MBS3038X - Engineering Safety Management (12 hrs)
MBS3039X - Occupational Hygiene (12 hrs)
MBS3040X - Accident Prevention (12 hrs)
MBS3041X - Workplace Safety (7 hrs)
- Learners' performance in each module will be assessed by End-of-Module Assessment (EA). The assessments will be conducted in Chinese.
- Attendance requirement is 70% for each module.
 - 2 to 3 nights per week, 19:00 - 22:00 or Saturdays.
 - Duration: 43 hrs. The normal duration for completion of the programme is around 2 months.
Career Prospect
Learners who have successfully completed the programme possess the necessary qualifications and capability in performing the specified duties as Safety Supervisors under the Factories and Industrial Undertakings (Safety Officers and Safety Supervisors) Regulations.  Graduates with relevant required experience can apply Accredited Safety Supervisor (Construction) to Occupational Safety & Health Council (OSHC).  For application criteria of Accredited Safety Supervisor (Construction), please refer to the OSHC website.
Occupational Safety and Health Council

Recognised Qualification

Qualifications Framework ( QF ) Level 3 under the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ), which fulfill the OSHC’s academic requirement of safety supervisor course.
Programme Fee


Entry Requirements

Completion of S6 under the new academic structure / S5 under the old academic structure, or equivalent, with one year’s work experience; or
Completion of QF Level 2 programme, or equivalent, with one year’s work experience; or
Relevant RPL qualification(s) at QF Level 2 or above.

Financial Assistance Scheme

Vplus Subsidy Scheme

This course is an eligible programme under “Vplus Subsidy Scheme – Vplus Engineering”. Under this scheme, successful applicants will be refunded 60% of the paid tuition fees of eligible programmes, subject to a maximum of $45,000 per person.

For details and application, please visit https://vplus.vtc.edu.hk/eng.

Applicant should apply online within one month from the commencement of the first module for the programme concerned. Early and Late Application will not be processed.

Applicants can use the "Apply Online" function, which available from the programme website and login to the Online Enrolment System to submit their applications.

(Mon-Fri: 09:00-17:00)
WhatsApp: 9081 5283 
Tel: 2435 9423 
Fax: 2432 2253
Email: EDiT@vtc.edu.hk
Website: EDiT.vtc.edu.hk

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