Code: OEMD

Duration: 16 Hours


This module is developed to enable learners to acquire knowledge and skills in operating the electrical measurement devices in manufacturing at work.


Course Objective:

On completion of this module, learners will be able to operate electrical measurement devices to measure the electrical characteristics of control circuits.


Course Outline:

The knowledge and skills covered in this module include:



  • Prepare for electrical measurement activities
  • Carry out electrical measurement
  • Maintain electrical measurement equipment


  • Importance of work instructions
  • Types of electrical measurements
  • Types of measurement equipment
  • Types of materials
  • Types of electrical and electronic components
  • Types of power source
  • Importance of measurement equipment’s fitness-for-use status
  • Handling of faulty or unsafe measurement equipment procedures
  • Handling of electrostatic discharge (ESD) sensitive device/component procedures
  • Use of electrical measurement equipment
  • Interpret types of control circuits
  • Interpret electrical measurement specifications or parameters
  • Interpret types of electrical and electronic symbols
  • Types of measurement errors
  • Importance of recording and reporting electrical measurement results
  • Cleaning methods
  • Cleaning agents
  • The importance of maintaining the measurement equipment cleanliness
  • Importance of returning tools, equipment and materials
  • Handling of worn out tools and equipment procedures
  • Importance of clearing the waste


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.
Training Medium:

This module can be conducted in either English or Mandarin.


Training Methodology:

This module is delivered through e-learning, lectures, group activities and demonstration.


Assessment Methodology:

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



An individual who completes a module will be awarded a Statement of Attainment (SOA).