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The ADAS Trainee Offshore Supervisor (either Air or Air & Bell) is a diver who has satisfactorily completed the SSBA to 50m onshore supervisor modules (designed to comply with this scheme) and who is gaining relevant offshore supervisory experience (including such advanced training as may be required by ADAS) prior to sitting the ADAS theory examination(s) and subsequent formal appointment as an Offshore Diving Supervisor.

The ADAS Trainee Offshore Supervisor course (either Air and/or Air & Bell) is designed for the offshore diver who also holds the SSBA to 50m supervisor certification and has relevant Offshore Supervisor skills and knowledge, to commence gaining the requisite offshore industry experience under the close supervision of an appropriately qualified supervisor.


ADAS Trainee Offshore Air Supervisor

Level 06
Total credits 10
Total learning hours 100


Entry to the training scheme requires evidence of

  • Either a current ADAS Occupational Deep SSBA Diver certificate or an approved equivalent with 100 logged offshore SSBA dives (40 of which may be onshore Deep SSBA dives if undertaken to offshore conditions)
  • 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. If medically unfit to dive the student may undertake the course within 3 years of their last dive.
  • Either a recognised current Diver Medic Technician certificate, or a current First Aid certificate from an ADAS accredited training organisation, or a recognised 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 Part 1 and 2 entry, or alternative for entry to an approved equivalent)
  • Demonstrate sufficient maturity, leadership, management skills and the ability to provide support to other groups of workers.