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Kirby Morgan Technician

Kirby Morgan Technician

Course Description

The helmet and Band Mask course is designed and intended to teach commercial divers, public safety divers, “SST” Surface Support Technician, ”SSD” Surface Supplied Divers, and Tenders how to perform routine maintenance, inspections and repairs of Kirby Morgan Helmets and Band masks and instructs personnel in the KMDSI/KMPDC recommended configuration and use of KMDSI Helmets & Masks.

Kirby Morgan Technician

Class Topics

  • Use of Kirby Morgan Operational Check Lists A2.1 thru A2.6
  • Helmet and BandMask overhaul procedures
  • How to properly log maintenance and repairs
  • Cleaning and sanitizing
  • Face Port Insert inspection and testing
  • Monthly helmet inspection procedure
  • Daily pre/post dive procedures
  • Supervisor pre-dive inspections
  • Supervisor in water checks
  • EGS interface procedures and configurations
  • Calculation of proper supply pressure and volume requirements
  • How to teach the KMDSI Helmet/Band Mask Operator/User Course

Class Objective

This course instructs personnel how to correctly overhaul the demand regulator side block and all associated Helmet and Band mask components, and also teaches what repairs should only be accomplished by dealers or those with specialized training. This course was set-up to enable large and small diving companies, as well as an individual diver to inspect, maintain, overhaul and perform most repairs using the manufacturers recommended procedures and guidelines.

This course does not teach face port insert replacement or fiberglass and gel coat repair, however, it does teach identification of insert and fiberglass damage and how and where to have repairs done.

Kirby Morgan Technician

Course Duration

24 Hours 3 – 8 hour days

Course Schedule

Monday, April 27, 2020 to Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 to Thursday, May 14, 2020
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 to Friday, May 29, 2020
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 to Friday, June 19, 2020