Operate Scissor Lift Course

The Generic Manufacturing Skills (GMS) WSQ framework aims to raise the professionalism of the manufacturing industry by equipping the workforce with essential generic and portable skills to adapt and be resilient to challenges in the dynamic working environment.


  • Conduct Routine Checks
  • Prepare to carry out scissor lift operations
  • Carry out scissor lift operations
  • Conduct post operation for scissor lift

Target Audience: The “Operate Scissor Lift“ course is suitable for aspiring and experienced individuals assigned as Scissor Lift Operators in the workplace.


  • Learners must be 18 years above
  • Employability Skills System (ESS)
  • Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN) Level 3 and above, or equivalent; 
  • Be medically fit to work at height; 
  • Have a basic knowledge of the relevant sector of work

Legal Requirement: A competent Scissor Lift Operator is required to have a “safety first” mindset”.

Course Duration: 9 hours 15 mins, inclusive assessment

Assessment: Written Assessment and Practical.

Attendance: 100%

Certification: Upon Successful completion of the course August International Pte Ltd card will be rewarded.

Medium: English

SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)

*All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses.

Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory

Skill Development Fund (SDF)

Operate Scissor Lift Course All Other Participants Singaporeans/PRs (aged 21 and above) 50% of course fee Skillsfuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (Singaporeans aged 40 and above 70% of the course fee)
Full Course Fee (exclusive GST) $ 250 $ 250 $ 250
9.0% GST on nett course fee $ 22.50 $ 22.50 $ 22.50
Less: Additional funding if eligible under various schemes 0 $ 125.00 $ 175.00
Total nett course fee payable, including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes $ 272.50 $ 147.50 $ 97.50

*Note: This is a tentative calculation. Amount may vary after SSG Funding Approval

Course Duration:

9 hours

  • Facilitated learning – 8 hours
  • Assessment – 1 hours 15 mins

Payment Mode:

Nets/Online Transfer

Trainer/Trainee Ratio

Classroom 1:5, Practical 1:1

Class Size

  • 5

Price $250