A letter has just been published that provides further clarification on Joint Service Adventurous Training (JSAT) policy for the use of Commercial MoD Approved Centres (Com MACs).  This is an update to the one issued in Feb 19 which should …

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The table below contains a sanitised version (no names or units!) of the service diving incidents that have been received by JSSADC in 2020.

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The Joint Service Adventurous Training Wing (Cyprus) have a requirement for Rescue Divers to support their delivery of Ocean Diver courses. Dates for the next 12 months are in the table below Rescue divers must hold a minimum grade of …

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Expedition slots at JSSADC have now been allocated for 2020 as follows This means that any date not shown in the table above is now available on a first come first served basis.  If you’re interested then please read JSSADC Expedition …

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There have been a number of recent tragic cases where lives have been lost following fires on liveaboard vessels. The two most recent examples took place in Egypt and California where a total of 34 people were killed. Although investigations …

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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 …

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Hopefully most service divers are aware that JSSADC provides support to visiting expeditions in the form of a RIB, diving gas and storage/planning facilities. With the local area there is also plenty of service accommodation and dining facilities which should …

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The 2020 JSSADC Programme has now been released. It contains the usual mixture of courses at all levels from Ocean Diver through to Advanced Instructor. The programme can be downloaded by clicking here and all courses have also now been …

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For JSAT diving the following is the document hierarchy currently in force: DSA02 DMR The Defence Maritime Regulations 2019 – this will be updated in Jan 20  and include two new regulations for AT diving (804/805) DSA02 DMR The Defence …

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The Factair F2235 Dive-Check was introduced into service in 2011 to provide service AT Divers with a quick and easy method to confirm breathing gases comply with the standards set out in BS EN 12021:2014. Seventy units were initially purchased, …

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