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All certificates of diver competency are issued in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Diver Certification Board of Canada (DCBC), based on the Canadian Standards Association’s Competency Standard (CAN/CSA Z275.4) and Canada’s offshore diving regulations.

The Diver Certification Board of Canada audits and accredits occupational diver training establishments which can provide training which will allow candidates to achieve the competencies described in the Canadian Standards Association’s Competency Standard (CSA Z275.4)


Commercial Diving Institute (CDI) Supervisor Course
CDI has a Supervisor Course scheduled for November 15th – 18th, 2021.  Online registration is available at:  www.commercialdivinginstitute.com This course is delivered via the ZOOM platform.

Duration of Validity of Dive Supervisor Courses

Effective January 1, 2022, and following the guidance of Section 4.1.3 of CSA Z275.4, a supervisor course completion becomes invalid for purposes of certification after five years, unless the candidate has been working regularly as a supervisor during those five years.

IMCA Continued Professional Development Scheme (CPD)

IMCA has announced the implementation of a mandatory Continued Professional Development scheme (CPD) for all IMCA-certified offshore supervisors beginning in 2021.

DCBC-certified offshore supervisors are strongly encouraged to register for and fully participate in the IMCA scheme.  To do so, click (HERE).