Event Updates

Post Event Update: NFEC Charity Film Premier

The National Fire & Civil Emergency Preparedness Council (NFEC) will be holding its Charity Film Premiere to raise fund for its various fire safety awareness and civil emergency preparedness programme. Association of Company Emergency Response Teams (Singapore ) (A-CERTS) is one of the supporter for this event.

The Premiere was held on Tuesday, 7 January 2020 at 8.45 pm at Shaw Theatres Lido 1 at the Shaw House, 350 Orchard Road.

The Guest-of-Honour officiating the Premiere is:-
Ms Jessica Tan
Member of Parliament for East Coast GRC
Member, Government Parliamentary Committee (Home Affairs and Law)

Post Event Update: Members Happy Hour

We held our Members Happy Hour at Spruce @ Firestation (Bt Timah) on 19 Dec 2019, Thursday evening. We had a good time connecting and mixing with members and associates, over dinner and drinks, wrapping up the Year with good festive cheers and fun.

Signing of MOU between IFE(S) and A-CERTS

A new milestone was reached. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between IFE(S) and A-CERTS, at IFE(S) Members' Night 2019 , which took place on 4 Dec 2019, Wednesday, at Orchid Country Club.

The signing of the MOU implies greater opportunities in the future for A-CERTS to explore ways to enhance the interests of our members with our strategic partner.

Training Calendar 2020

We are happy to inform that our Year 2020 training calendar is out.


RFIW 16 Jan20 Feb

5 Mar

19 Mar

2 Apr

16 Apr

14 May11 Jun
RFEB 14 & 15 Jan18 & 19 Feb17 & 18 Mar14 & 15 Apr12 & 13 May09 & 10 Jun
RFHE -12 to 14 Feb11 to 13 Mar15 to 17 Apr--
IIMP15 Jan 26 Feb25 Mar22 Apr20 May24 June
UIMP--11 Mar- 10 Jun



RFIW - WSQ Respond to Fire Incident in Workplace (1 day) [For tier 3 premises]

RFEB - WSQ Respond to Fire Emergency in Buildings (2 Day) [For tier 1 high risk installations & tier 2 premises]

RFHE - WSQ Respond to Fire and Hazmat Emergency (3 days) [For tier 1 P&FM premises]

IIMP - WSQ Implement Incident Management Processes (1 day) [For all premises]

UIMP - Undertake Incident Management Process (1 Day) (Non-WSQ)

<Announcement>  Members Happy Hour

A-CERTS Members Happy Hour

Looking forward to wrap up the year with good festive cheers and fun – so do join us to network and relax.

Event : A-CERTS Members Happy Hour (Members Exclusive Event)

Date : 19 December 2019, Thursday

Time : 7.00pm to 9.00pm

Venue : Spruce @ Firestation (Bt Timah)

Address : 260 Upper Bukit Timah Road, #01-01 S(588190)

Post Event Update: SCDF Volunteer Movie & Awards Day 2019 on 25nd October @ Shaw Lido.

SCDF Volunteer Movie & Awards Day 2019_25 October 2019


Post Event Update: CERT Connect 2019 on 2nd Oct 2019



We held our CERT CONNECT on 2 Oct 2019, Wednesday morning at Marina Bay Sands Singapore, within the Architecture and Building Services Exhibition. The theme was "From Emergency Response to Crisis Management". We had the honor of two industry experts who gave excellent presentation in :

a) Effectiveness of Water Mist for Emergency Response (Ms Ann Chai, Lingjack Engineering Works)
b) Role of Emergency Response in Crisis Management and Business Continuity (Mr Noor Azlan, ERCM Consultancy)

It was a enriching and fruitful session with about 50 participants.

<Announcement> CERT Connect 2019

We are pleased to announce our members only event, CERT Connect 2019. The theme is "From Emergency Response to Crisis Management". This event is part of the Architecture and Building Services Exhibition 2019, https://www.architecturebuildingservices.com/.

This event is accredited with 5 cpd points by SCDF.



"From Emergency Response to Crisis Management"

Date:2 October 2019, Wednesday
0900 hrs to 1200 hrs (Registration commences at 0900 hrs)

Architecture and Building Services Exhibition
Marina Bay Sands Singapore,
10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956
Conference Room 3, Level 1


Please download the program flyer here.

Post Event Update on LTH Logistics visit

As part of A-CERTS' goals to promote knowledge sharing in the field of emergency response management, A-CERTS organised an inaugural field visit to our member's organisation to enable other members learning from the industries' best practices.

Courtesy of LTH Logistics Pte Ltd, we visited their state-of-the-art chemical logistics facility in Jurong Island on 19 August 2019, Monday afternoon. Other than the rare opportunity to access Jurong Island which is gazetted as Protected Area, it was an educational session to learn how LTH Logistics manages the overall HSSE for both hazardous & non-hazardous products and most importantly, their emergency response capability within its premise.

Major Hazards Symposium (MHS) 2019 – “Powering Process Safety Innovations”

We are pleased to announce that A-CERTS members are entitled to discounted rate to Major Hazards Symposium (MHS) 2019 – “Powering Process Safety Innovations”. Do register early to avoid disappointment,via this registration link.


Major Hazards Symposium (MHS) 2019

“Powering Process Safety Innovations”

Date:2 August 2019, Friday    
0900 hrs to 1700 hrs (Registration commences at 0830 hrs)

Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability
Level 1 Hall 1
80 Jurong East St 21 Singapore 609607


$100 (before GST) per pax for A-CERTS member.

(Email admin @ acerts. org. sg for a promo code)

Please contact organiser at SITLEARN @ singaporetech.edu.sg directly if you have further inquiries. 


Association of Company Emergency Response Teams (Singapore) held its 8th Annual General Meeting on 31 May 2019, from 1830 hrs to 2030 hrs, at HomeTeamNS Bt Batok. 43 members attended the AGM. This includes 18 Corporate Members (with a total of 28 representatives) and 15 Individual Members.

Honorary Secretary, Mr Bernard Lew, welcomed all members and invited President, Mr Dennis Ng, to give an opening address. The members were briefed on events held between in the April 2018 to May 2019. Mr Bernard had also shared with members on what to look ahead in this new term. After the AGM concluded, all members were invited to the networking dinner catered for the evening.

We appreciate all members for making the time to attend the Annual General Meeting, and we look forward to our next meeting.


We are happy to announce that our AGM will take place with the below details:

DATE: 31 May 2019, Friday
TIME: 1830 hrs - 2030 hrs
Venue: HomeTeamNS Bt Batok, 2, Bukit Batok West Ave, Singapore 659003
Attire: Office Attire or smart casual

Dinner will be provided after the AGM for members to interact and networking. All members are invited to attend the AGM.

Please kindly RSVP your attendance before 10 May 2019, with Administrator via email at admin @ acerts.org.sg.


We are pleased to announce that A-CERTS members are entitled to discounted rate to NFEC FIRE SAFETY SEMINAR 2019. Do register early to avoid disappointment, via https://www.events-sign-up.com/nfec2019.




9 July 2019, Tuesday.

0930 hrs to 1700 hrs (Registration commences at 0815 hrs)


Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre
Cassia Ballroom, Level 3
10 Bayfront Avenue
Singapore 018956

 Fees:$220 nett/- per pax for A-CERTS member

Please contact NFEC directly for further inquiries.

For more details, please download the brochure here.

A-CERTS 7th CERT Seminar, 28th March 2019

The 7th National Company Emergency Response Team (CERT) Seminar 2019 was held on 28th March 2019 at Star Gallery, The Star Performing Arts Centre. This seminar is an annual signature event, organised by A-CERTS, and was well attended by 750 CERT members and fire safety professionals from the various industries. This theme is "Back to Basics – Building A Strong CERT Foundation".

SAC Anwar Abdullah (SCDF) gave the opening address to the seminar delegates in the morning.

It was followed by insightful presentations such as smart solutions in area of visual technologies for frontline responders, business continuity, incident management, CERT team readiness to handle confined space rescue incidences. We also have the honour of two speakers who are the winners of The Outstanding Company Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Award by SCDF - Arlanxeo Singapore Pte Ltd and Stolthaven Singapore Pte Ltd.  The one-day seminar also explored the latest regulatory compliance, making sure the industry stays informed and relevant.

During the seminar, a total of 9 presentations and 1 panel discussion were delivered by esteemed speakers from various sectors and government agencies. We like to thank all speakers, distinguished guests, delegates for making CERT Seminar a successful event.

The seminar was proudly supported by the following organisations.

  1. Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF)
  2. National Fire and Civil Emergency Preparedness Council (NFEC)
  3. Singapore Chemical Industry Council (SCIC)
  4. Institution of Fire Engineers (Singapore) (IFE)
  5. Fire Safety Managers' Association (FSMAS)
  6. Singapore Institution Of Safety Officers (SISO)
  7. Society of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries (SLP)
  8. Orchard Road Business Association (ORBA)
  9. Association of Property and Facility Managers (APFM)

The next upcoming event will be AGM 2019 on 31 May 2019.

For past events, you may access via Training & Events menu.

Training Directory Jan to June 2020

Click here to download directory.

NEW MEMBERS 2019-2020

We welcome the following corporate and individuals who have joined us as members.

  1. Linus Lin Shun Long
  2. AETOS Holdings Pte Ltd
  3. MSA S.E.Asia Pte Ltd
  4. Foo Jong Wei
  5. Oil Spill Response Limited
  6. Global E2C Pte Ltd
  7. Ng Tong Onn
  8. Su Wei Hao
  9. Kanagavelan Munusamy
  10. Roy Yeo Beng Siong

Link to Full List of Members here.