A.S.S.E.T approved training courses

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Mermaids having the very best and unique scuba diving internships, dive courses, divemaster training, professional open water instruction level courses are now proud to offer the Association Scuba Service Engineers and Technicians course (ASSET). The ASSET programs run by Steve Burton were run exclusively out of Mermaids Dive Center Jomtien from 2003 through to 2007. Steve generously offers his wares to divers requiring dive dry side training whether recreational or pro diver with ideally an background in engineering.

The ASSET program provides essential technical dive education and equipment tuition for the dive instructor or dive master who wants to really progress with a diving career. The dive engineering program is for the dive professional that wishes to be as valuable on dry land as they are in the water. Being so very pro-active and offering the ASSET for years already tells you about our dedication to scuba diving education; technical, professional and technician training. We take your technician and dive education very seriously. We do not just wish you to be a dive master or instructor – our objective is to make you a highly employable dive professional.

Mermaids provides a service to diving companies, dive centers, technicians, instructors and other dive industry professionals throughout South East Asia, drawing on the wide experience of its’ principal staff. Covering…

  • Training & development.
  • Engineering maintenance & inspection.
  • Operation & management.
  • Repair, servicing & testing traceable to National standards.
  • Design, Manufacture and sales of custom tools and test equipment related to scuba repair inspection and testing.

These skills have been combined and used to develop a unique training and assessment service for those wishing qualify as diver technicians in the diving Industry. The course will make the dive professional as employable out of the water as they are instructing within.

  • Scuba Cylinder Tank Information SCUBA cylinder information for your safety How do I know if the person inspecting my scuba diving cylinders is properly trained to do so? Luxfer recommends taking your cylinder to an authorized Luxfer service center or to an inspector trained by Professional Scuba Inspectors, Inc. (PSI) or the Association of Scuba Service Engineers & Technicians (ASSET).2 It ...
  • Scuba Engineer Assessment Orientation & Assessment (DITC) Thailand Are you an experienced dive technician? The purpose of this course is to orientate candidates to ASSET Standards & Codes of Practices, American DOT & CGA regulations, British & European Standards, Health & Safety Law, revise knowledge requirements, assess practical skills and experience so that the experienced Technician can gain ASSET Advanced ...
  • Scuba Cylinder Testing Technicians Course (Part 1 & 2) The course outlines all the current regulations to test DOT approved scuba diving cylinders which represent the majority of all cylinders, found in South East Asia together with information on the latest European Standards regarding cylinder testing. Changes in European legislation together with the requirement for “competent and approved” persons to carry out dive cylinder ...
  • Scuba Dive Industry Technician course (DITC) The DITC scuba technician education program is a 10-day ASSET, SITA and IDEST approved course, covering all aspects of scuba diving equipment service, repair and dive workshop operation. The course has a 9-module curriculum supported by a Dive Industry Technicians Handbook specially written to accompany the course. The course is designed to give as much ...
  • Technician Training in Relation to ASSET Standards and IDEST Approval Expansion of the IDEST Approval Scheme: ASSET, IDEST and SITA have joined forces and agreed to set comprehensive standards for the maintenance and testing of scuba diving equipment, by implementing expanded standards and approval scheme developed by ASSET. Approval is now available for both scuba cylinder testing and for dive regulator maintenance (compressed air). Technician training is ...
  • ASSET Aims and Benefits of Membership The World Leaders In Technician Training & Standards For The Diving Industry Scuba diving can be very safe fun and enjoyed by all knowing that their dive equipment, tanks, generators, compressors etc. are all in tip top condition and maintained by a competent ASSET trained service technician. The Asset (Association of Scuba Service Engineers and Technicians) ...