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The role of the assessor and verifier

Members of the Competence & Training Core Committee have compiled the following information on the definition and role of the assessor and the verifier in competence assurance and assessment. Assessors […]

| Information Note number 1468 | Original reference(s) IMCA C 01/20

Competence: Transferability, validity and accreditation

Transferability of competence between contractors IMCA’s competence assurance and assessment guidelines were developed to provide offshore contractors with a framework to produce their own competence schemes. The various contractor competence schemes do not have to be identical but may be based on the IMCA framework.  Contractor companies will have processes

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| Information Note number 1412



UK BOSIET/FOET/HUET update

Following engagement with industry, regulators, training providers and workforce representatives through 2015, the UK interim BOSIET/FOET/HUET Compressed Air – Emergency Breathing System (CA-EBS) standard has been introduced across the UK as from 15 February 2016. It will involve dry CA-EBS training with in-water HUET breath hold. Developed as a result

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| Information Note number 1298 | Original reference(s) IMCA C 01/16

Management change within IMCA secretariat

IMCA’s Chief Executive, Chris Charman, has stepped down, with immediate effect (as from 1 May).  Jane Bugler has become Acting Chief Executive, thus ensuring that IMCA is in very safe hands.  A new Chief Executive will be sought to take IMCA forward and continue to deliver ever more support for

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| Information Note number 1270 | Original reference(s) IMCA C 03/15

HSE competency management guidelines for the geophysical industry

The International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP) has published a revised version of its HSE competency management guidelines for the geophysical industry. This revised report is intended as the geophysical industry base reference for HSE competency management and training. It has been updated significantly to provide guidance to all

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| Information Note number 1255 | Original reference(s) IMCA SEL 02/15, IMCA C 02/15, IMCA S 02/15

Competence validity periods

The issue of validity periods for competence assurance assessments has been revisited by the Competence & Training (C&T) core committee following feedback from member companies who now have established in-house competence assurance and assessment schemes in place. This information note supersedes the information notes on the same topic issued in

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| Information Note number 1243 | Original reference(s) IMCA C 09/14







Diving on offshore renewable energy projects: Regulations and guidance

Originally issued with the following reference(s): IMCA SEL 11/12, IMCA C 11/12, IMCA D 03/12, IMCA M 18/12, IMCA S 06/12, IMCA R 06/12

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| Information Note number 1131 | Original reference(s) IMCA SEL 11/12, IMCA C 11/12, IMCA D 03/12, IMCA M 18/12, IMCA S 06/12, IMCA R 06/12





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