ADAS SSBA 50m ADAS Occupational Deep SSBA Diver (Micro-credential)

Omne Marine Training Centre Limited

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Entry requirements

* Either NZ Certificate in Surface Supplied Breathing Apparatus (SSBA) Construction Diving to 30 metres (Level 4) or a current ADAS Occupational SSBA 30m certificate or an approved equivalent.
* A valid certificate of medical fitness to dive issued, after examination, by a doctor trained and experienced in underwater medicine, that remains valid until the scheduled completion of the training.
* Either a recognized current Diver Medic Technician certificate, or a current First Aid certificate from an ADAS accredited training organization, or a recognized equivalent, certified within 3 years of the scheduled training completion and with CPR and oxygen resuscitation skills that have been refreshed within 12 months of the scheduled training completion.
* Understand written and verbal communications in English and communicate effectively in English with other persons (this requirement will be evidenced by successful completion of the ADAS LLN test required for Scuba and Occupational SSBA entry, or alternative for entry to an approved equivalent).

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this six-week micro-credential is to build on Occupational SSBA 30m certification by introducing air diving and hyperbaric operations to 50m to provide learners with the minimum certification required for employment in offshore construction air diving work in the subsea industries in New Zealand and internationally. It meets requirements for the NZ Certificate of
Competence - Construction Diving that is required for employment. It may lead to further training in Diver Medical Technician (DMT) micro-credential and/or ADAS SSBA 50m Onshore Supervisor Micro-credential.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 486 1448

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