PIR Certification for Indigenous Trainee Shannon

September 25, 2019 - Gabrielle Burghouwt

Through its office in Perth, Atlas Professionals hosts Indigenous Traineeship Programs. One of the trainees attending the program set in collaboration with Kotug is Broome-based Shannon Sibosado. Having now progressed to be a Provisional Integrated Rating (PIR), Atlas catches up with him to talk about his traineeship experience so far. Read More
Studying hard to achieve his ambition of becoming a First Engineer

August 28, 2019 - Gabrielle Burghouwt

Currently splitting his time between working on a drillship in China and intensively studying to become a First Engineer, Daniel Johnson has already crammed a lot into his career. Read More
New Milestone in Atlas Competence Programme Reached

August 2, 2019 - Gabrielle Burghouwt

Atlas Professionals is committed to provide a safe, reliable, competent and happy workforce, while working to meet clients’ needs globally. It is with this mission in mind that Atlas Professionals has developed the Atlas Competence Programme (ACP), an easily accessible, digital and fully Quality Management System (QMS) integrated Competence Management Programme. Today, Atlas is proud to announce the release of the online Competence Development Assessment (CDA) tool within ACP. Read More
Never a boring moment in 33 years at sea!

July 8, 2019 - Rogier Kind

Following in his father’s footsteps, Chief Integrated Rating Ronald Gulliford, embarked on his seagoing career at the tender age of 16. Ronald started off on cargo ships and then advanced to Anchor Handlers and he says that 33 years later, there are few vessel types he hasn’t worked on and this has largely been in South East Asia and his native Australia. Read More
Integrated Rating Kirby Lovering: “I feel privileged to do this work”

July 8, 2019 - Rogier Kind

Kirby Lovering – one of very few female Integrated Ratings in the industry - is never happier than when she is working in an engine room offshore. Australian-born Kirby has worked for Atlas and its predecessors since 2009, and during those 10 years, there has never been a dull moment, she laughs. After finishing school Kirby initially went into ‘regular’ retail and customer service jobs, but quickly discovered this wasn’t the career for her. Kirby looked to her father for advice, who is a Master Mariner and asked him if she was suited for a career at sea. Read More