Month: January 2016

The last event at the diving safety conference is a question and answer session with the Joint Service Sub Aqua Diving Policy Advisory Committee (JSSADPAC) which is jointly chaired by SO1 AT, HMS TEMERAIRE and the Superintendent of Diving (SofD). …

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Those who have registered for the 2016 Joint Service Diving Safety Conference should have received a copy of the admin instruction in their inbox.  If you haven’t then it is likely that we haven’t received your registration in which case …

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JSSADC will be running a Theory Instructor Exam (TIE) on 19 Jan 16.  If you are interested in applying for the exam then you must: Be a member of BSAC Have completed an Instructor Foundation Course Be a minimum grade …

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BSAC Safe Diving provides an alphabetical guide to the safe practices of diving  and service divers of all grades should know what it recommends.  Along with BRd 2806(5) it forms a key element of the diving safety system used by …

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A recent International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) safety flash (01/16) contains details of an incident where a commercial diver collapsed due to low oxygen content of what was believed to be air which was supplied to  him.   Fortunately this …

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It’s that time of year when everyone is busy making New Year’s resolutions so I thought I’d suggest that ‘more diving’ should be high up on your list!   Planning early is always a good idea if you want to …

2016 – Dates for your calendar Read More »

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