05Jan
2018
Posted: 05 Jan 2018

Official Collaboration with SEM Academy in South Korea

Tag: Announcements
Official Collaboration with SEM Academy in South Korea

In the first week of 2018, KBAT has signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SEM Academy Co. Ltd in South Korea to offer NEBOSH and IOSH courses.   Alan Jang, President of SEM Academy and Michael Choi, General Manager of SEM Academy were present in Singapore to sign off the agreement. Darren took the opportunity to give them a tour of our facility and diving centre at Loyang Offshore Supply Base. SEM Academy will be launching its new training centre in March, and we look forward to attend their opening ceremony.   Together, we hope to bring more awareness of safety importance in our region and support HSE practitioners to achieve ...

04Dec
2017
Posted: 04 Dec 2017

New Launch: Simulator Training for Saturation Diving Supervisors

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New Launch: Simulator Training for Saturation Diving Supervisors

Click here to view the introductory video. KBAT is embracing new technology by launching Saturation Diving Supervisor - Dive Control Simulator which is a touchpanel-based digital simulator for training diving supervisors at our training centre in Singapore. Our Managing Director - Darren Brunton and Head of Diving (Training Dept.) - Alan Rhodes are the approved trainers for the system. The simulator is so real ('Simply Awesome'); it offers a full range of training from setting up the panel for a saturation dive as if you are in an offshore saturation dive control, to running various 'normal' functions such as bell checks, setting up reclaim, conducting a ...

14Oct
2017
Posted: 14 Oct 2017

Official Collaboration with Global Enchanting Safety and Management Training Center (Myanmar)

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Official Collaboration with Global Enchanting Safety and Management Training Center (Myanmar)

Darren Brunton, Managing Director of KBAT has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Ms. Khin Swe Win Ko, Managing Director of Global Enchanting Safety and Management Training Center, based in Yangon. The MOU is to promote NEBOSH training courses with the first course - NEBOSH Health & Safety at Work Qualification to be scheduled in early 2018. The next day – Sunday 15th Oct, Darren was invited as the Key Note Speaker for the annual ‘OSH Safety Seminar’ with the theme of Safety 360 Degree, where he presented on ‘Safety Training and Competence’ and introduced to a group of ...

28Sep
2017
Posted: 28 Sep 2017

Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) Available

Tag: Announcements
KBAT: Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) Available   Ministry of Education (MOE) Singapore has announced that Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) usage would be expanded to cover more courses and programmes, this means that the students can use their PSEA to pay for the course fees if they have a PSEA. The approved programmes covers SSG-funded certifiable non-Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) courses which could include full qualification courses and short courses leading to industry-recognised certifications.   KBAT is one of the approved institution appointed by Skillsfuture Singapore (SSG), currently KBAT has 8 out of 11 courses that are approved by SSG for SDF Training Grant, are eligible for ...

26Sep
2017
Posted: 26 Sep 2017

Gearing Up Your DMAC 15 Medical Kits from The Original Source

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Gearing Up Your DMAC 15 Medical Kits from The Original Source

An Essential Life-Saving Medical Kit for Your Offshore Diving Operation Team Commercial diving operations for both surface supplied and saturation diving operations are often carried out at remote locations such as offshore Asia, the North Sea, Gulf of Mexico and even remote onshore worksites such as SBM’s, jetties, wharfs etc, and this remoteness poses challenges for any form of medical emergency response which may require onsite treatment or evacuation. Therefore, it is essential that appropriate medical equipment is available at the dive site. The Diving Medical Advisory Committee (DMAC) 15 Rev. 4 document provides the latest guidance (as of December ...