If you are interested to become a Commercial Diver, but not sure what this would involve, now is the opportunity to find out by signing up for the FIRST ever Commercial Diving APTITUDE DAY! This trial session will allow you to experience the use of commercial diving equipment, and provide you with an overview to the Inland/Inshore Commercial Diver Training programme that allows graduates to enter an exciting new career as an inland/inshore commercial diver. This session also gives one a chance to assess his/her suitability before committing to the Level 1 (four-week) and Level 2 (four-week) programme, as well as explaining on the available Course Funding and Job Placement opportunities.
Inland/Inshore commercial divers typically work in shallower depth ranges down to 30 meters and are employed primarily on ship husbandry / maintenance, marine construction, shipyard construction & repair, docking operations in shipyards, inspection and projects conducted within harbours and inland waterways. No previous diving experience necessary to attend.
During the commercial diver training programme, candidates will learn the theory aspects to being a commercial diver including safe diving practices and get to experience realistic tasks associated with Inland/Inshore diving operations. Candidates will be assigned work tasks using Hydraulic and pneumatic tooling as well as the use of Underwater Oxy Arc cutting (burning) equipment. These work assignments will assist the diver with gaining valuable training and experience on the tools before working in industry.
Minimum 4 - 6 hours
S$150 inclusive of GST
Maximum 6 persons per session
Suitable for individuals who aspire to start a commercial diver career.
Upon completing the Inland/Inshore Commercial Diving Training, candidates would explore the following career (A short list but not limited to these positions):
Upon successful completion of this Aptitude Day, you may be offered a place on the next ISO 29990:2010 Standard Inland/Inshore Commercial Diver Training* with S$150 to be offset from the course fee. *Course Funding available for Singaporeans/PRs and details will be explained during the Aptitude Day.
Course Flyer Application Form
To be completed and sent to KBAT with the registration form above.