Commercial Dive Supervisor

Take the next step in your career as you learn technical skills and hone your management prowess to oversee your own team of commercial divers. Master your understanding of industry regulations and risk assessment techniques while building a strong foundation of leadership.

The DiveSafe Commercial Dive Supervisor course fulfills the theoretical component required to apply for CSA/DCBC Dive Supervisor Certification.

Ready to take the next step in your career? Fill out our online application. Upon completion, you will receive access to the Online Supervisor Course with reading assignments.

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Week days 8:30am to 4:30pm. Weekend and evening homework required.

Dive Supervisor Theory

Program Schedule

January 8th, 2024Unrestricted Surface SupplyAlready Diving
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Course Content

This two-in-one course covers the occupational dive theory outlined in CSA Z275.5 which includes elements of supervising, motivation and communication, legal responsibilities, health and safety, site emergencies and accident investigation, dive accident management, and management planning. Upon completion, graduates receive their Dive Accident Management Certification.

Topics addressed within course:

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To achieve DCBC supervisor status, there are four components to complete. This course meets the requirement for component four, but you may choose to take this course without any pre-requisites.

Required components to apply for CSA/DCBC Dive Supervisor Certification:

Lacking requirements for points two or three? We can arrange a two-day program to fulfill the requirements at an additional fee.

* Consult DCBC regulations for the most up-to-date information. Requirements may be less for RSS and Occupational/Commercial SCUBA candidates.
* Points 1-3 must be completed in the field and documented in a professional diver’s logbook.

Course Fees

A career in leadership starts here!

This course is approved by DCBC (Diver Certification Board of Canada).

This course does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, skills & training. As it is considered a "short course". As such, the registrar did not review this program. This course is accepted by PTIB and authorized by DCBC (Diver Certification Board of Canada)

Registration Fee - 0
Books - included in tuition
Tuition - 1595.00 (includes Certification in Dive Accident Management)
Certification Fee - none

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