WSQ Respond to Fire Emergency in Buildings (2 Days) [20 CPD Points]

WSQCourse Code: PI-CP-103E-1; Course Reference Number: CRS-Q-0025567-PI

 Course Overview[Recommended Emergency Response Course by SCDF for Tier 2 (P&FM licence < 5 MT) & Tier 1 HRI Premises for RT and SIC]

On completion of this unit, the learner will have the knowledge and be equipped with the application skills to function as a member of an emergency response team in order to implement the emergency response skills during an emergency incident in buildings. This includes:

  • Interpret emergency response legislations and guidelines
  • Identify fire hazard scenarios and usage of fire protection system in buildings
  • Demonstrate use of breathing apparatus according to BA wearer guidelines and entrapment procedures
  • Assess the emergency situation and conduct firefighting to contain fire in high rise buildings
  • Participate in rescue and evacuation exercise
  • Handover incident and provide operational assistance to the appropriate body

 Target Audience

This course aims to provide Company Emergency Response Teams (CERT) from commercial, industrial buildings who are the first responders for incidents in their respective premises. Persons who wants to be recognised as the competent person applying the emergency response skills during an emergency incident in buildings

 Course Duration: 2 Day (16 hours)

Course Assessment: Practical Performance and Written Test


- WSQ Statement of Attainment from SkillsFuture Singapore (WDA) upon completion course completion and assessment

 - 20 CPD points awarded by SCDF & 16 SDU points by SISO & 9 PDU points by PEB

Course Fees:S$480 per pax (all inclusive). Lunch and refreshments are provided in this course.

(Singaporeans & PRs are eligible for course fees and absentee payroll grants)

Course Fees Funding:

Who are eligible for Funding Description Full Course Fees Course Fees Funding Nett Fees after subsidy
SME sponsored employee (Singaporeans and PRs) 90% of course fees capped at $25/hr $480 $400 $80
Non-SME sponsored employee (Singaporeans and PRs) 80% of course fees capped at $17/hr $480 $272 $208
SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy(Singaporean employee or individual aged ≥ 40 years) 90% of course fees capped at $25/hr $480 $400 $80
Workfare Training Support Scheme(Singaporean employee or individual aged ≥ 35 years & earning ≤ $2000/ month) Up to 95% of course fees capped at $26.50/hr $480 $424 $56
Individual Sponsored (Singaporeans and PR aged ≥ 21 years) 80% of course fees capped at $17/hr $480 $272 $208

Funding may vary, please refer to for more details.


Participants must be medically fit before attending this course due to the physical nature of this course.  Please download and refer to the following medical fitness declaration and screening forms:

CERT Course Medical Form A – Self Assessment Checklist & Fitness Declaration Form (PARQ)

CERT Course Medical Form B – Information for Doctors

CERT Course Medical Form C – Certificate of Fitness

CERT Medical Screening Requirement

Course Dates: Respond to Fire Emergency in Building (2 Days)

Schedule for Year 2020

Course Date Course Registration Link
Run 139: 16 & 17 January 2020, Thursday & Friday
Run 140: 17 & 18 February 2020, Monday & Tuesday
Run 141: 09 & 10 March 2020, Monday & Tuesday
Run 142: 30 & 31 March 2020, Monday & Tuesday
Run 143: 20 & 21 April 2020, Monday & Tuesday
Run 144: 11 & 12 May 2020, Monday & Tuesday
Run 145: 11 & 12 June 2020,Thursday & Friday
Run 146: 25 & 26 June 2020,Thursday & Friday

Refer to for the list of training dates and venues available. For conduct of this course for your organisation, email us at for more details.

Respond to Fire Emergency in Buildings (2 days) by CCG