Scientific Diver Training

Duration: 
Varies
Required: 
Frequency: 
Quarterly
Prerequisites: 
Recreational diving certification and dive physical
Course mode: 
Classroom

DIVE PHYSICAL: The cost may be charged to the department, or a student who is not a UW employee. COURSE FEE: The course fee will cover rentals and consumable supplies.

This hands-on course trains researchers with recreational diver certification for scientific diving following the standards of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences. This training includes modules in diving first aid, CPR, oxygen administration, diver rescue, Blue Water diving and NITROX training.

To inquire about this training, please email our Diving Safety Officers.

Intended Audience 

Faculty, staff and students that need to use SCUBA diving for research

Contact

EH&S Training

(206) 543-7201