Natural Resources & Energy

Industry overview

The Oil, Petrochemical, Energy and Chemicals (OPEC) cluster is one of the key drivers in Singapore’s manufacturing sector. Singapore’s energy and chemicals industry ranks among the top 10 globally2, with a total output of S$78 billion in 2015 and employs more than 25,000 workers1. With majority of the investments into Jurong Island, our tiny state is home to over 100 global companies.

1EDB – Energy & Chemicals 2016 Year In Review
2WTO – World Trade Statistical Review 2016

 

 

OPEC Month

The OPEC Cluster is organising an OPEC Month from 30 June to 29 August 2017 with the aim of reaching out to professionals, managers, executives and technicians (PMETS) to update themselves with the latest industry developments and take up skills and knowledge to improve their career pathways.

 

For more details please click on the links to register and find out more.

 

 Event / Course TitleEvent / Course Category & DescriptionDate & TimeVenueEvent / Course FeesTraining ProviderHow to register?
Keynote Events
1[Launch of OPEC Month] Future of Energy & Chemicals Seminar 2017Speakers from EDB, SkillsFuture Singapore, Singapore Polytechnic, IChemE and e2i share on future trends, technologies and innovations for the industry. Guest-of-Honour: Ms Low Yen Ling, Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Trade and Industry & Ministry of Education.30 June 2017 (Fri), 9am – 12pmSingapore Polytechnic- LT1ANilOrganised by NTUC & e2i
2OPEC & Biomedical Industries Career FairDedicated career fair for OPEC & Biomedical Industries targeting at PMETS.14 July 2017 (Fri), 9:30am – 4pme2i west, Devan Nair Institute for Employment & Employability, Registration HubNilOrganised by e2i
3Major Hazards SymposiumA one day symposium which call upon all process industry professionals to embrace Singapore’s new Safety Case Regime. Hear from industry speakers who will share insights on the implementation of the Safety Case framework in the current progressive operating landscape.28 July 2017 (Fri), 8:30am – 4pmSIT @ Dover Campus, LT1A$53.50
($42.80 for SLP and NTUC members) 
Organised by SIT, SLP & e2i
Masterclasses
1Masterclass on Steam Systems OptimisationTechnical training with in-depth coverage on steam system26 – 28 July 2017SEAS Office at Sky Park (City Square Mall)$2,800 (inclusive of GST)SEAS
2Masterclass On Oil Refining - Refinery Business & TechnologyUnderstand the key business and technology components of the refinery business, and its varied disciplines in order to fully unlock its operations and business model. Non-technical personnel and new engineers entering the industry will also benefit from attending the course.31 July - 1 August 2017Singapore$ 3,700Asia Edge Pte Ltd
Professional Development
1Energy Management Systems Auditor/Lead Auditor Training CourseProvide participants with the knowledge and skills to perform, first, second and third party audits of Energy management systems to the current ISO 50001 standard. Provide confidence to organisations, regulatory authorities, accreditation bodies, certification bodies, businesses, and to stakeholders at large, that auditors certified to the Energy Management Systems Auditor program are competent.1)17- 21 July 2017 (weekdays) 2) 1,2,8,9 & 15 July 2017 (weekends)72 Bendemeer Road, #03-29 Luzerne, Singapore 339941$1,498Avanta Global Pte Ltd

Contact Person: Lead Auditor Course - Dinesh/ Irene

2API 510 – Pressure Vessels InspectorSpecialised inspection of pressure equipment to improve and ensure safety to protect employees, the public and environment.31 July 2017 to 4 Aug 2017 (full time) 8:30 am – 5:30 pmSetsco Services Pte Ltd 18 Teban Gardens Crescent, Singapore 608925$1,600 ($1000 after e2i subsidy)Setsco Services Pte Ltd
3API 570 – Piping InspectorSpecialised inspection of piping system for the oil, gas and petrochemical industry3 -19 July 2017 (part time) 6:00 pm – 9:00 pmSetsco Services Pte Ltd 18 Teban Gardens Crescent, Singapore 608925$1,600 ($1000 after e2i subsidy)Setsco Services Pte Ltd
4API 570 (Piping Inspector)This training program promotes broad knowledge base relating to maintenance, inspection, alteration and repair of in-service metallic piping systems , benefits employers and the industry as a whole by helping to provide a continued high level of safety through the use of inspectors specialised in process piping Improve management control of process unit inspection, repair, alteration and rerating. Reduce the potential for inspection delays resulting from regulatory requirements10 - 18 July 2017, 8.30 am to 5.30 pmCUTECH Training Hall, Pioneer Junction Building , 3 Soon Lee Street,Singapore 627606$2,000 ($1,100 after e2i subsidy)Cutech Quality Solutions Pte Ltdtraining@cutechgroup.com / enquiry@cutechgroup.com
5API 653 (Aboveground Storage Tank Inspector) Training ProgramThis training program promotes safe storage and material handling of petroleum products in a way that protects employees, the public, and the environment. The development of the program is with the participation storage tank owner/users, and establishes a uniform national program that will assist state and local governments in aboveground storage tank regulations24 July - 1 Aug 2017 , 8.30 am to 5.30 pmCUTECH Training Hall, Pioneer Junction Building , 3 Soon Lee Street,Singapore 627606$2,000 ($1,100 after e2i subsidy)Cutech Quality Solutions Pte Ltd

training@cutechgroup.com / enquiry@cutechgroup.com

Contact Person :
Mr Ronald Tel : 62626641 , 62626614
Hp : 97583097

Safety Courses
11 Day Awareness Training on Safety CaseA Safety Case is a Case to demonstrate to authorities on how major hazards are identified, controlled and mitigated to reduce the risk to As Low As Reasonably Practicable (ALARP) in order to ensure safe operations in a sustainable manner. Safety Case has been implemented in many countries in European Union such as United Kingdom, Germany, Netherlands and Norway as well as Australia. The objective of the course is to: • Providing a basic understanding of a Safety Case • Equip participants with relevant basic knowledge and skills to develop and implement the Safety Case for the MHIs. Help those who operate Hazardous Installations to build and improve on the industry’s good safety record.19 July (Weds), 9am – 5pmSingapore Polytechnic Graduates’ Guild$235.00 ($117.50 after subsidy)NRG Engineeringinfo@nrgengineering.com
2Process Safety Workshop 1: Process Safety ConceptsProcess Safety Concepts is the first in a series of eight training workshops specially designed to help people tasked with safety responsibilities gain the engineering and management expertise needed to operate a plant safely. This practical 1-day workshop covers essential concepts on process safety management, the risks, as well as methodologies used to assess hazards.24 Jul 2017 (Mon)TBC$800 ($440 after e2i subsidy)SIT
3Process Safety Workshop 2: Fire and Explosion PreventionIt is essential for fire safety and risk management personnel to understand the principles of fires and explosions in order to determine how fires start and spread, and how explosions occur. Basic knowledge of hazardous area classification is also vital to enabling proper selection and installation of equipment to be used safely in hazardous environments. In this 2-day Process Safety workshop on Fire and Explosion Prevention, you will acquire comprehensive knowledge on the causes and properties of explosions, with an emphasis on those involving gases.25 - 26 Jul 2017TBC$1,600 ($1,120 after e2i subsidy)SIT
4HAZOP Workshop 2-days Basic TrainingUnderstand HAZOP process steps and rules, identifying HAZOP nodes, applying HAZOP processes.20-21 JulSingapore Polytechnic Graduates’ Guild$450 ($250 after e2i subsidy)NRG Engineeringinfo@nrgengineering.com
5Level B: Advanced Certificate in Workplace Safety and HealthThe WSQ Advanced Certificate in Workplace Safety and Health (ACWSH) qualification is designed for individuals who are keen to join the Workplace Safety and Health profession as a WSH Coordinator. The ACWSH is the 2nd of the four qualifications under the WSH Professionals WSQ framework and is the minimum qualification for employment as a WSH Coordinator under the Workplace Safety and Health Act.11 July – 7 December (6 months)SISO Academy$391.00 (after WDA grant)Singapore Institution of Safety Officersregistration@siso.org.sg
6Level B: Advanced Certificate in Workplace Safety and HealthThe WSQ Advanced Certificate in Workplace Safety and Health (ACWSH) qualification is designed for individuals who are keen to join the Workplace Safety and Health profession as a WSH Coordinator. The ACWSH is the 2nd of the four qualifications under the WSH Professionals WSQ framework and is the minimum qualification for employment as a WSH Coordinator under the Workplace Safety and Health Act.11 July – 7 December (6 months)SISO Academy$391 (after funding)Singapore Institution of Safety Officersregistration@siso.org.sg
7Workplace Safety Inspection and Incident InvestigationThis program aims to equip participants with the knowledge and skills required to use various tools to conduct workplace safety inspections to identify hazards and potential risks and eliminate or control the risks or unsafe conditions. Participants will also learn how to carry out a thorough investigation of an incident, identify the root causes, and recommend the appropriate corrective actions to be implemented to prevent recurrence of similar incidents.24-25 July 2017 (Monday – Tuesday)SISO Academy$417.30 (SISO Member)Singapore Institution of Safety Officersregistration@siso.org.sg
Diploma Courses
1Advanced Diploma in Specialty ChemicalThis course is suitable for working adults and graduates from Science/Engineering discipline who wish to seek gainful employment/career advancement in the burgeoning Specialty Chemicals sector by equipping themselves with specific occupational competencies that are highly sought after by the industry.Registration Period: 1-31 July 2017. Course commences: Oct 2017Singapore Polytechnic$1479.67Singapore Polytechnic – PACE Academy
2Level C: Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety and HealthThe WSQ Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health (SDWSH) qualification is designed for individuals who are keen to join the Workplace Safety and Health profession as WSH Officers. The SDWSH is the 3rd of the four qualifications under the WSH Professionals WSQ framework and is the minimum qualification for registration as a WSH Officer under the Workplace Safety and Health Act.24 July – 21 April 2018 (10 months)SISO Academy$ 2,207.20(after WDA grant) $735.75 (Nett course fees after Mid-Career enhancement scheme- applicable for Singaporean age 40 & above)Singapore Institution of Safety Officersregistration@siso.org.sg

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