Month: January 2014


Just in from RNAS Culdrose is some information about the use of the Porthkerris AT facility.  Porthkerris now has a new building manager: A/Sgt Shaun Roberts PTI RM There a big future plans to try to make this a multi

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Diver Recall Clarification

I’ve just put out the letter below which I hope should address one of the concerns raised at the JS Diving Safety Conference:   Following the JS Diving Safety Conference on 14 Jan 14, it is clear that clarification is

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JS Diving Safety Conference 2014

The 2014 Joint Service Diving Safety Conference took place in the Roebuck Theatre at HMS RALEIGH on 14 Jan 14.  Attendance was impressive with over 70 divers attracted from across the UK and current military postings.  A particularly fine effort

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Guidance on Snorkelling / Breath-Hold / Free-Diving / Duck-Diving after Scuba Diving

I’ve recently received the note below from the Superintendent of Diving which needs to be widely disseminated: Fellow Divers, a recent tragic incident which occurred during an Expedition which took place overseas, has identified a number of lessons, which the Service Sub-Aqua

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Expeds Without A SADS

In order to clarify the position of when overseas diver training centres can be used without a SADS, 2014DIN07-049 has been released.  This explains which centres are approved and also explains the process by which additional centres can be added

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