Steel Reinforcement Works

Course Overview

Test Requirements

  • 4 Hrs Installation
  • Practical Project much more complicated and extensive than CoreTrade Project;
  • Candidates to install the test project comprises of self-fabricate and pre-fabricated steel bars within the specific test duration;
  • Test requirements similar to that for CoreTrade Test.
Test Level Written Practical
Foreman
  • 1 Hr
  • Passed 25 MCQ on trade Syllabus
  • 4 Hrs Installation
  • Candidates to fabricate and install the test project within the specific test duration;
  • Candidates to meet installation requirements on Safe work habit, correct placement of steel bars and accuracy of project dimensions, proper tying of steel bars/links/stirrups etc…
SEC(K)
  • 1 Hr
  • Passed 25 MCQ on trade Syllabus

Scope of Training/Assessment

Test Level Written Practical
Foreman
  • 6 hrs (2 evenings 5.30-8.30pm)
  • Building elements
  • General knowledge of steel reinforcement works;
  • Interpretation of drawings and bar bending schedule;
  • good practices of fixing steel rebars;
  • Safety
  • Sample Written Test & review
  • 1 day (8.30am-5.30pm)
  • Trainees will be briefed on BCA Assessment Criteria for Test Project;
  • Trainers will provide detailed explanation and demonstration on the correct method and sequence of bending and fixing the steel bars;
  • Trainees will learn how to bend the steel bars to the correct dimensions and tolerances, sequence of fixing the steel bars, correct method of tying the steel bars together;
  • At the end of trainings, trainees should be able acquire the correct method of bending the steel bars and fixed them up in the correct sequence and in accordance to test requirements, within the test duration of 4 hrs.
  • SEC(K) candidates are advised to take up sufficient trainings prior to taking the test due to the difficulty in the SEC(K) test project.
SEC(K)

Remarks

  • Suitable for workers with prior experience in steel bars installations on site;
  • Must passed both written and practical test to be qualified as CoreTrade personnel (Foreman).
  • Must passed both written and practical test to be qualified in SEC(K)