GO-NDE’s new “Learn and Earn” training program grants 24 Guyanese fast-track introduction to oil sector
The 24 qualified individuals, according to GO NDE, will receive health and safety training in addition to free training and licensing up to the level of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) ISO 9712 combination inspector.
The program has four phases; recruitment, non-destructive testing training, rope access training, and offshore training. The list of minimum requirements for suited applicants can be found here.
GO NDE said Phase two includes training in the several disciplines certified to the NDT ISO 9712 global standard.
The program then continues with an additional eight applicants from Phase two, completing Phases three and four which involve participating in more advanced technical training and mandatory offshore training; the Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training (BOSIET), Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System (CA-EBS) Initial Deployment Training, Tuberculosis QuantiFERON Testing, and OGUK/UKOOA Medical Screening.
“GO NDE Inc and Global Compliance Inc. intend to provide this program 100% Subsidized to the participants who will also receive a stipend whilst the program is ongoing. The program is geared towards providing opportunities to the Guyanese people, regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, once all the pre-requisites are met,” the company said.