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 ...

06Jun
2017
Posted: 06 Jun 2017

We are in the News - Nothing could stop her from diving into underwater work

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Thank you The Straits Times for the feature! We are proud of Siti who has completed both Level 1 - CSCUBA and Level 2 - SSDE, and certified under ISO 29990:2010 Standard that fully complies with the National Commercial Diving Standards in Singapore. Email courses@kbatraining.org if you'll like to find out more. Click here for the digital article on The Straits Times. The original article is published on 5 June 2017, HOME section. Click here for the video Source: [The Straits Times] © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Permission required for reproduction. ...

26May
2017
Posted: 26 May 2017

FIRST Female Inland/Inshore Commercial Diver in Singapore Certified Under the ISO 29990:2010 Standard Scheme

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New Course Funding Available with subsidies of up to 95% for eligible candidates! Commercial diving has always been predominantly a male-dominated industry, due to the nature of the working environment which can be harsh and both physically and mentally demanding. However, we are seeing a twist in this sixth run of the KBAT Commercial Diver training course that has come to an end as of late May 2017. KBA Training Centre is proud to announce its FIRST female Singaporean diver – Ms. Siti Naqiah Binte Tusliman who has completed both the Level 1, Commercial Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus (CSCUBA) Diver ...

26Apr
2017
Posted: 26 Apr 2017

IRATA News: Prevent Damage to Anchor Lines (Your Life Depends on It)

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IRATA News: Prevent Damage to Anchor Lines (Your Life Depends on It)

Technicians should always ensure precautions are taken to prevent damage to anchor lines when they are in use. Hazards such as sharp edges, abrasive surfaces, corrosive substances and heat sources are common in the workplace and may damage ropes which may come into contact with them or close proximity. Wherever possible, any hazard that could cause damage to the anchor lines should be removed. Technicians should utilise the hierarchical approach when identifying rope protection and edge management methodology, which prioritises the removal of hazards before considering avoidance through rigging methods or mitigation through rope protection. The above poster is an ...

23Feb
2017
Posted: 23 Feb 2017

Visit KBAT at XXI WORLD CONGRESS on Safety & Health at Work 2017

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Visit KBAT at XXI WORLD CONGRESS on Safety & Health at Work 2017

KBA Training is exhibiting for the first time at XXI World Congress on Safety & Health at Work 2017 ...