Commercial Diving

KIRBY MORGAN DSI Basic Maintenance & Repair Technician

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About This Course

KIRBY MORGAN DSI Basic Maintenance & Repair Technician

 3 Days Course

This course instructs divers, tenders, and dive system technicians how to perform routine repair and maintenance of all KMDSI Helmets, BandMask, and other specific associated equipment including first stage regulators, whips and gauges. The course also covers how to conduct Helmet and BandMask inspections, adjustments, and overhauls as well as face port insert testing and security., removal and repairing the side block, removal of weights and learn about the KMDSI set-up and maintenance checklists, and Operations and Maintenance Manuals.

The basic technician course does not include instruction in fiberglass and gel coat repair. Upon completion, each student will receive a three-year certification valid for the individual's own equipment and/or the company or affiliate company's equipment for which the individual works, as well as equipment belonging to other diving employees of the company as dictated by company policy.

KBA Europe

KBA Europe is now approved to instruct the Kirby Morgan DSI Helmet & Bandmask User Operator and Basic Maintenance courses for technicians. The courses consist of maintenance of yoke/neck clamp assembly, shell inspection, side block & demand valve, as well as daily, monthly and annual overhaul procedures, checklists and record keeping. Our instructors all have over 25 years in the commercial diving industry and have been trained by Kirby Morgan Dive Systems Incorporated / Dive Lab Incorporated in the USA.

All our technicians are trained to instruct on the following Kirby Morgan equipment :-

Superlite Series SL-17A/B SL-17K, SL-27, SL-17C Helmets; KM-37, KM-47, KM-57, KM-77 Helmets; KMB 18/28 Band Masks; EXO 26BR, EXO Non Balanced; KMAC -5. M48 FFM Superflow 1st Stage Regulato


This course can be conducted at our training centre in Aberdeen - UK and Singapore, or even at your premises / any offshore location. For course fees, dates and other information, please contact us.

Download: Kirby Morgan DSI Helmet User Operator and Maintenance - Course Flyer



Student Testimonials

  • "A lot of hands-on practical.  Well presented & laid out" – Tony Bellamy (T)
  • "A very well run course. Professional & ‘hands-on’."David Wild (T)
  • "Hands on training = Actual skill & comfort level” – Kevin Scannell (T)
  • ‘The course is structured well, with ample time for all to gain experience with all equipment’ – Nick Nixon (T)
  • ‘Clean & comfortable.  The instructor had a deep knowledge and a clear explanation.  Very satisfied with what we learnt’ Kei Honda (T)