The Dive Victoria Marine Research Diver qualification is designed to provide the skills and knowledge for individuals working within a research or occupational environment in consideration to AS/NZS 2299.2, Queensland Workplace Health & Safety (WHS QLD) Amendment Regulation No.1 and the WHS act of 2011.
If you wish to dive for scientific purposes or participate in ‘Occupational diving’ as a general diver including Researchers, Research Students Paid Assistants, Volunteer Assistants photography, Pearl diving, Wild harvest diving and seafood harvesting you will need to demonstrate competency in several criteria.
The course in conducted by meeting a number of units of competency, ensuring that you receive Nationally Recognised Training through a complete training package. Depending on your specific course you may complete some of or all of the units below.
|HLTFA302C - Provide first aid in remote situation|
|22100VIC - Course in Basic Oxygen Administration|
|SISOODR302A Plan outdoor recreation activities|
|SISXOHS101A – Follow occupational health and safety policies|
|SISOSCB301A – Scuba dive in open water to a maximum depth of 18 metres|
|SISOSCB304A Navigate prescribed routes underwater|
|SISOSCB303A – Complete deep dives to between 18 and 40 metres|
|SISOSCB305A - Complete underwater search and recovery dives|
|SISOSCB306A – Perform diver rescues|
|SISOSCB309A – Complete dives off boats|
|SISOSCB313A – Complete computer aided dives|
|SISOSCB302A Complete night dives|
|SISOSCB315A – Complete drift dives on SCUBA|
|SISOSCB317A – Complete a dive using Enriched Air Nitrox|
|SISOSCB318A – Dive in open water using surface supplied air|
|AHCLPW305A – Perform diving for scientific purposes|
|PUAOPE002B – Operate communication systems and equipment|
|TAEDEL301A – Provide work skill instruction|
|SISOSCB307A – Inspect and fill scuba cylinders|
|SISOODR404A - Manage risk in an outdoor activity|