Certificate: Commercial and Work Diving

Completion of this certificate will prepare students with work diving techniques including surface air supplied, tethered diving, dry suit diving, AGA mask use, search and recovery and limited visibility diving. A variety of diving certifications are available through agencies such as the Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI).

Required Courses – 10 total credit hours

  • EOC 2711 Diving Technology (4)
  • EOC 2712 Introduction to Surface Air Supplied Diving (3)
  • EOC 2715 Diving Safety (1)
  • EOC 2719 Surface Air Supplied Work Diving Techniques (2)

A Pathway To:
Commercial Diver
Working Diver

The courses listed above are only a guide. Following these tracks does not guarantee admission into a university. Course requirements may change each year. You are responsible and encourage to work closely with your advisor. Some courses are offered night/online only every other year. For more information, contact the Office of Advising Services at 305-809-3196 or Lucja Rice at (305) 809-3281

Find a list of current industry certifications here.