Alba celebrates its LEEA training graduates

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Alba celebrates its LEEA training graduates

Aluminium Bahrain BSC (Alba), one of the world’s largest aluminium smelters and a full LEEA member, recently held a graduation ceremony for its personnel who have received LEEA Foundation and the LEEA Lifting Accessories (LAC) Diploma certification. The group picture shows LEEA LAC diploma graduates with Alba CEO.

Aimed at a beginner’s level, the Foundation Certificate covers common types of lifting equipment used across the industry and basic knowledge of key topics. This course is a pre-requisite for LEEA Diplomas. The LAC Diploma qualification is essential for anyone engaged in the testing, inspection, examination and repair/maintenance of lifting accessories.

Lifting playing a vital part in the company’s production of more than 1.62 million metric tonnes per annum of high-quality aluminium, which is exported to more than 270 global customers.

A cornerstone of the Bahrain’s economy, Alba has a more than 50-year legacy in operational excellence, safety, environmental responsibility, and community development. Guided by the motto ‘Safety First, Safety Always’, Alba prioritises the well-being of its employees and contractors, achieving a record-breaking 30 million safe working hours without a lost-time injury in September 2022. It has been recognised internationally for its excellent Safety and Health track record with awards such as the RoSPA President’s Award for winning RoSPA Gold Medal Award 10 years in a row, the British Safety Council’s International Safety Award with Merit along with 4-Star Audit Rating, as well as numerous awards from the National Safety Council (NSC).

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