Category: SADS Courses

It’s that time of year again where we’re looking forward to another great diving season.  Once again we’re hoping that service divers will continue  to come and help us out by acting as either guest or rescue divers during our various …

Guest Diver Dates for 2017 Read More »

A vacancy has arisen for an OR4 (LH/Cpl) or OR6 (PO/Sgt) of any specialisation to serve as a Diving Instructor (DI) in the Joint Service Sub Aqua Diving Centre Plymouth on FTRS(FC) Terms and Conditions of Service (TCOS).  Full details …

FTRS Vacancy at JSSADC Read More »

The 2017 JSSADC Programme has now be approved by the JSSADPAC and can be downloaded at this link – 2017 JSSADC Programme.  The pages for individual courses have also been updated with the new dates so you can start to plan …

2017 JSSADC Programme Read More »

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Every five years, experts in resuscitation from organisations around the world, including the European Resuscitation Council and the Resuscitation Council (UK), conduct a review.   Following the 2015 review, BSAC now recommends the following in-water rescue sequence: Give one minute of rescue breaths …

Changes to Basic Life Support Guidelines 2016 Read More »

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The 2016 JSSADC programme has now been produced and all courses can be found on the website.  The key change is that we’ve simplified the process to get to ESADS.  From the end of this year, there will no longer …

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We’ve just made improvements to the way that individuals are contacted to inform them that expeditions need a SADS.  This will now mean that as soon as we become aware of a requirement for a SADS that an email is sent …

Improvements to SADS Email List Read More »

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When I first heard about the Branch SADS qualification I was quite sceptical and I suspect I wasn’t alone in this view.  It seemed to me that there wasn’t much point to the qualification as it was relatively restricted in …

The Branch Sub Aqua Diving Supervisor (BSADS) Read More »

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