Integrated Assessment Pathway


Code: IAP

Duration: 12 Hours


For foreign workers with prior knowledge and skills, this is a faster route for Skills Upgrading with a nationally recognised qualification. Workers will be assessed for competency for 5 modules within one sitting.

On completion of IAP, only foreign workers in the Manufacturing sector are eligible to upgrade their current R2 Work Permit to R1 Work Permit.

Assessment Tasks:

Apply Teamwork in the Workplace Apply 5S Techniques Apply Quality Systems
  • Participate in team establishment
  • Participate in developing a team culture
  • Communicating with team members
  • Assist improvement of team performance
  • SEIRI - Clear unnecessary items from the work area
  • SEITON - Organise work area in an orderly manner
  • SEISO - Clean work area
  • SEIKETSU - Maintain work area cleanliness
  • SHITSUKE - Maintain self-discipline in work area
  • Plan daily work to meet quality system requirements
  • Carry out daily work to meet quality system requirements
  • Maintain work quality
  • Improve work quality
Use Basic Hand Tools & Equipment Operate Electrical Measurement Devices   Use Hand Tools Operate Basic Measuring Devices
  • Prepare hand tools, equipment and materials for the task
  • Use hand tools and equipment to perform the task
  • Maintain hand tools and equipment
  • Prepare for electrical measurement activities
  • Carry out electrical measurement
  • Maintain electrical measurement equipment
  • Prepare for work activities
  • Use hand tools to produce work to specifications
  • Correctly handle faulty and/or unsafe hand tools
  • Perform routine maintenance checks of hand tools
  • Prepare for work activities
  • Select appropriate measurement procedures
  • Perform required measurements
  • Demonstrate basic handling and storage of measuring devices

For Whom:

Suitable for operational level.

Entry Requirements:

Participants are assumed to:

  • Have a basic knowledge of the manufacturing sector;
  • Have a basic knowledge of the Singapore Workplace Safety and Health requirements;
  • Be able to follow written and oral work instructions;
  • Be able to listen and speak English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System (ESS) level 3 and above;
  • Be able to read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to ESS level 3 and above;
  • Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ESS level 3 and above.

Assessment Medium:

This programme can be conducted in either English or Mandarin.

Assessment Methodology:

Practical and oral/written assessments are conducted at the end of the programme.


An individual who being assessed Competent will be awarded a WSQ Qualification.