Scientific Diving Registration

In order to participate in scientific diving you must have the following pre-requisites:

  • Be an open water diver with a minimum of 12 open water dives. Possess a nationally recognized SCUBA certification (e.g. PADI, ACUC).
  • Possess a current, nationally recognized First Aid and CPR certification and Oxygen First Aid certification.
  • Be declared medically fit to dive by a licensed physician trained in diving medicine.

The following documents must also be completed and reviewed by the Diving Safety Officer (DSO):

  1. Diver registration form
  2. Diver waiver form

Please submit your completed forms to the DSO,


Environmental Health & Safety

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000