This program is specifically designed to train anyone working in a surface supplied diving environment to act as a competent Surface Tender. This is a non-diving course, designed for surface personnel. The student will learn to outfit a surface supplied diver, safely lower them into the water, tend the lines, communicate with the diver, remove them from the water and remove their equipment.
- CPR / Oxygen / First Aid / AED designed specifically for commercial divers
Experience with the following techniques:
- 2.5 days using surface supplied air equipment.
- Surface Tender experience – assist with a minimum of 4 SSA dives.
The following prerequisites must be met to attend this course:
- 18 years of age
- Physically fit
- Dedication to the safety of the diver