Diving Safety

If you are planning to use SCUBA or snorkeling as part of your research at UBC as a faculty, staff or student you must be registered and authorized by the Diving Safety Officer to undertake these activities. Training is free. UBC is a member of the Canadian Association of Underwater Science. Please contact the Diving Safety Officer for further details on the program.

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Conducting Research Involving Diving

UBC is a member of the Canadian Association of Underwater Science. Please contact the Diving Safety Officer for further details on the program.

Diving Safety FAQs

Additional information on diving safety.

Diving Forms & Resources

In order to conduct diving research, forms and resources must be met prior to diving.

Training & Required Diver Qualifications

Prerequisites to qualify for training as a Scientific Diver.