Legal Requirement to Complete the Top Executive WSH Programme
02 Jan 2024 AnnouncementsThe Top Executive Workplace Safety and Health Programme (TEWP) is for CEOs and Board Directors to build their understanding and knowledge of workplace safety and health (WSH), with a special focus on the Approved Code of Practice on Chief Executives’ and Board of Directors’ WSH Duties (ACOP). It guides corporate leaders in the development of their companies’ WSH capabilities.
It will be a legal requirement for every company in the Construction, Manufacturing, Transport & Storage and Marine industries to send at least one top executive (CEO or Board Director) responsible for WSH to complete the TEWP, either online or in-person, before 1 March 2024.
Your company's CEO or a Board Director must complete the TEWP if:
i) Your company's Singapore Standard Industrial Classification (SSIC) submitted to ACRA is under the Construction, Manufacturing, Marine or Transport & Storage industries, as listed below:
|SSIC 2020 codes
|C10-32 exclude C301
|C301, H52252, H52225
|Transport & Storage
|H49-53 exclude H52252, H52225
ii) Your company employs a work pass holder under any of the following work pass categories: Construction, Manufacturing, Marine or Process, regardless of your company’s SSIC.
Register for the TEWP with NTUC Learning Hub, SCAL Academy or Absolute Kinetics Consultancy.
Refer to the FAQs on TEWP for more information.