ADAS Occupational SCUBA to 30m (Part 1)

Details for ADAS Occupational SCUBA to 30m (Part 1) below

The purpose of this training scheme is to establish occupational scuba diving skills and recognised certification for learners with some recreational diving experience who seek employment that requires diving competence within police, marine archaeology, scientific research, media, and engineering inspection diving. ADAS Occupational Scuba is the minimum qualification required for employment that meets requirements for the appropriate Certificate.

Qualifications

ADAS Occupational Scuba Diver

Prerequisites

• Minimum 18 years of age at training commencement
• A valid certificate of medical fitness to dive issued, after examination, by a doctor trained and experienced in underwater medicine, to have been issued within 90 days of training commencement and to be valid until the scheduled completion of training
• A recognised certificate of recreational diving competence (PADI Open Water or equivalent)
• Understand written and verbal communication in English, and communicate effectively in English with other persons; add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers, decimals and vulgar fractions; calculate percentages; transpose and solve simple formulas, e.g. gas laws (these requirements will be evidenced by successful completion of the ADAS LLN test)
• Current First Aid certificate from an accredited training organisation, certified within 3 years of the scheduled training completion and with CPR and oxygen resuscitation skills that have been refreshed within 12 months of the scheduled training completion, or to be undertaken concurrently and completed prior to commencement of practical dive training