Divers News

Surface Supply & Underwater welding....

What sets the DiveSafe program apart from other programs is the fact that we do all our diving in the ocean. It’s this ‘real world’ experience of diving in the ocean, and all the challenges that brings with it, that gives DiveSafe graduates the best possible training and preparation for starting out in the commercial diving industry. Next class: July...

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Offshore Diver Job Opp!

Offshore Diver needed Offshore Diver - east Coast There are many job opportunities on the east coast for commercially trained divers. Call the office or if you are a graduate of DIVESAFE - join the alumni page and the job information will be posted directly to facebook. Job title Offshore Operator/Diver Perform dive tending tasks on the Monobuoy, on the...

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Tails From The Field

Salvaging the Costa Concordia When I got the job on the Costa Concordia project it was like a diver’s dream. It was getting a job on a project that the media was talking a lot about. It was being part of something really big, and Costa was a really big ship which met with a really big disaster. On January...

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Current Class Blog

Tue, 2017-03-14 Sidebar Text: Dive Job, March 16th, 2016 Commercial SCUBA Diver with divers medical and all certifications current. 1 day environmental job on the lower mainland. Contact the office at info@divesafe.com Best price, location and availability! The level of accommodation towards students is amazing! http://www.divesafe.com/blog Those of us in the Surface Supply Program have been quite busy these past...

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Job Opportunities - for DIVESAFE GRADS!

Tue, 2017-07-25 Sidebar Text: CALL NOW!! Diving can be your career! 1-888-325-3483 INFO@DIVESAFE.COM Aug 28, 2017 - Surface Supply diver needed this week, (3 days). On Vancouver Island, call Peter for details. Aug 21, 2017 - Dive Job, hull inspection on yacht. One day job. Local area... Aug 17, 2017 - Harvesting boat looking for divers must be able to...

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Commercial Diver 2.0

Mon, 2013-12-02 Here at Divesafe, we are constantly working to improve our training programs, and as we approach the beginning of a new year, we are looking at a tune-up of our commercial diver program. Updates will reflect changes in the CSA Standard and Worksafe Regulations, as well as shifts in employment trends and new underwater careers. Most importantly though,...

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Incredible video, Incredible story!

Back in May of this year, the tugboat JASCON-4 capsized due to heavy swells off the coast of Nigeria. Though tragic, this was not unheard of. What IS unheard of is what happened after. 29 year old ships' cook Harrison Okene, found 2 days later is rescued by search and rescue divers in some of the most dramatic video I...

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East Coast PLAR Courses earn High Praise

Tue, 2013-03-05 Earlier this year, Divesafe founder and head of training Kelly Korol completed a marathon series of 3 back-to-back Occupational SCUBA PLAR (Prior Learning Assessment & Recognition) courses for aquaculture and seafood harvesting divers in New Brunswick, certifying an impressive 38 students. Until recently, commercial divers in that province were not required to obtain any formal training beyond a...

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Costa Concordia Salvage project update

Tue, 2012-12-11 Former DiveSafe Graduate Bojan Cingi posted a link to an update on his current job salvaging the cruise ship the Costa Concordia. Go to: http://gcaptain.com/costa-concordia-salvage-crews-install-largest-subsea... for photos. They are employing a method DiveSafe grads will be familiar with, maybe it was even Bojan's idea?*, it's called the 'Parbuckle'. We use it when we perform rescue scenerios and exercises...

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East Coast PLAR Courses for 2013

Mon, 2012-11-26 Sidebar Text: Info Nights! Find out how you can get your commercial SCUBA certification! New Brunswick - Jan 2013 Nova Scotia - Jan 2013 New Jersey - March 2013 Check this site regularly for updates! Divesafe is pleased to offer several Commercial SCUBA PLAR (Prior Learning Assessment Recognition) courses in the Maritime provinces in the coming year. These...

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