Crossover refers to using a foreign qualification as the basis for an application for DCBC certification. Acceptable foreign qualifications include Australia (ADAS), France (INPP), Norway (NPD) and the United Kingdom (HSE). Certificates based on training at specified schools in South Africa prior to 2012 are also acceptable.

Certificate Type
Select Your Certificate Type:

Occupational SCUBA Diver

Crossover Fee $220
This certificate allows the holder to dive on self-contained underwater breathing apparatus (SCUBA).  Holders of this certification often work in seafood harvesting, aquaculture, underwater engineering inspections, archaeological investigation, police operations, underwater film production and emergency services rescue response.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your diving certificate(s).
  • A scan of your diver training certificate(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • A scan of your current Diving Medical.
  • Copies of log book entries within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Restricted Surface Supplied Diver

Crossover Fee $275
This certificate allows the holder to dive using surface-supplied diving equipment to a maximum depth of 30 metres. Holders of this certification often work in seafood harvesting, aquaculture, underwater engineering inspections, archaeological investigation, police operations, underwater film production and emergency services rescue response

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your diving certificate(s).
  • A scan of your diver training certificate(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • A scan of your current Diving Medical.
  • Copies of sufficient logs within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Unrestricted Surface Supplied Diver

Crossover Fee $330
This certificate allows the holder to dive using surface-supplied diving equipment to a maximum depth of 50 metres. In addition to the working categories listed under Restricted Surface-supplied Diver, holders of this certification often work in the support of offshore hydrocarbon development and production and in support of marine construction.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of training certificate(s).
  • A scan of diving certificate(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • A scan of your current Diving Medical.
  • Copies of sufficient logs within the past 5 years.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

SCUBA Supervisor

Crossover Fee $275
This certificate allows the holder to supervise both Restricted and Unrestricted SCUBA divers.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of diving certificate(s).
  • A scan of supervisor certificate(s).
  • A scan of supervisor training certificate(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • Copies of logbook entries within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Restricted Surface Supplied Supervisor

Crossover Fee $385
This certificate allows the holder to supervise restricted surface supplied diving operations not involving power tools.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your diver certificate(s).
  • A scan of your supervisor training certificate(s).
  • A scan of your supervisor certificate(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • Copies of sufficient logs within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Unrestricted Surface Supplied Supervisor

Crossover Fee $440
This certificate allows the holder to supervise inshore unrestricted surface supplied diving operations involving power tools and deck decompression chambers.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of diving certificate(s).
  • A scan of supervisor certificate(s).
  • A scan of supervisor training certificate(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identify.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • Copies of sufficient logs within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Surface Supplied Mixed Gas Diver

Crossover Fee $385
This certificate allows the holder to dive using surface-supplied mixed-gas diving equipment to a maximum depth of 70 metres. Holders of this certification often work in underwater engineering inspections, archaeological investigation, police operations, underwater film production and mixed-gas diving operations in support of hydrocarbon exploration, development and production and in support of marine construction.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your surface supplied mixed gas diver certificate(s).
  • A scan of your diver training certificate(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • A scan of your current Diving Medical.
  • Copies of sufficient logs within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Surface Supplied Mixed Gas Supervisor

Crossover Fee $440
This certificate allows the holder to supervise surface supplied mixed gas diving operations.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your Surface Supplied Mixed Gas Supervisor certificate.
  • A scan of your Surface Supplied Diver certificate(s).
  • A scan of your supervisor training certificate(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • Copies of sufficient logs within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Surface Supplied Tender

Crossover Fee $165
Tenders are part of the diver’s surface support team. They assist the diver during dressing-in, while the dive is underway, and during post-dive activities. Surface-supplied tenders work in the same diving categories as the surface-supplied diver.

To Renew, Upgrade, or Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • Copies of sufficient logs to demonstrate that you meet the requirements shown on the table of renewal requirements available HERE. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Hyperbaric Chamber Operator

Crossover Fee $110
Dive-support hyperbaric chamber operators can work from a shore base, from vessels and barges of various sizes, or from small floating platforms. They are required to work in all types of weather and environmental conditions and to conduct field maintenance on hyperbaric chamber systems.

In contrast, clinical hyperbaric chamber operators commonly work in hospitals, wound care clinics, and critical care facilities. Logs must be as chamber operator, not as inside attendant, and may be for multiplace or monoplace chambers.

To Renew, Upgrade, or Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identify.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • Copies of sufficient logs to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Offshore Air Diving Supervisor

Crossover Fee $495
This certificate allows the holder to supervise air diving operations in support of gas and oil operations or diving in waters under the jurisdiction of the National Energy Board of Canada (including waters controlled by Canadian petroleum boards).

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your IMCA Air Diving Supervisor certificate
  • A scan of your surface supplied diver certificate(s)
  • Successful completion of the Canadian Regulatory Module Exam based on the Canada Oil & Gas Diving Regulations
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification
  • Copies of letter(s) of appointment
  • Copies of logbook entries within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements

Closed Bell Diver

Crossover Fee $550
This certificate allows the holder to work as a lockout oriented bell diver at depths greater than 70 metres while breathing mixtures other than air. Holders of this certification usually work in support of offshore hydrocarbon exploration, development and production and in support of offshore construction.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your Closed Bell diver training certificate
  • A scan of your Unrestricted Surface Supplied Diver certificate
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification
  • A scan of your current Diving Medical
  • Copies of logbook entries within the past 5 years (50 diving activities including 1 saturation dive). If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements

Bell Diving Supervisor

Crossover Fee $660
This certificate allows the holder to supervise lockout oriented bell diving operations at all depths using breathing mixtures other than air. Holders of this certification usually work in support of offshore hydrocarbon exploration, development and production and in support of offshore construction.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your IMCA Bell Diving Supervisor certificate
  • A scan of your Closed Bell Diver certificate
  • Successful completion of the Canadian Regulatory Module Exam based on the Canada Oil & Gas Diving Regulations
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification
  • Copies of letter(s) of appointment
  • Copies of logbook entries within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Inshore Diving Safety Specialist

Crossover Fee $550
The inshore diving safety specialist is an individual who demonstrates extensive competence in inshore diving operations through a combination of training, knowledge, and experience. To assist consulting engineers, clients, contractors, and supervisors in operational procedures, legislated due diligence requirements, quality assurance, and risk assessment, an inshore diving safety specialist applies this competence to specific diving projects to which he or she is assigned.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity
  • A scan of your surface supplied diver certificate(s)
  • Copies of logbook entries/letters of appointment showing at least 8 years of inshore supervisory experience in five of the categories in Section 27.2 of CSA Standard Z275.4. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer
  • Proof of experience twice in the past five years
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements

Offshore Diving Safety Specialist (Surface Supplied)

Crossover Fee $770
The offshore diving safety specialist is an individual who demonstrates extensive competence in offshore diving operations through a combination of training, knowledge, and experience, and applies this competence to the specific diving project for which the appointment was issued.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your closed bell diver certificate
  • Proof of 5 years as a diver
  • A scan of your IMCA Supervisor certificate
  • Proof of 5 years as a supervisor
  • A scan of your DP Induction or DP Introduction course certificate
  • Proof of 700 panel hours on a DP Vessel
  • Copies of 2 letters of recommendation
  • Copies of logbook entries showing proof of experience in the past 5 years.
  • Successful completion of the Canadian Regulatory Module Exam based on the Canada Oil & Gas Diving Regulations
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.  If you wish to be endorsed for Bell Diving Supervisor or Offshore Air Diving Supervisor, you will be required to provide copies of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED and a scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing

Offshore Diving Safety Specialist (Bell Diving)

Crossover Fee $770
The offshore diving safety specialist is an individual who demonstrates extensive competence in offshore diving operations through a combination of training, knowledge, and experience, and applies this competence to the specific diving project for which the appointment was issued.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your closed bell diver certificate
  • Proof of 5 years as a diver
  • A scan of your IMCA Supervisor certificate
  • Proof of 5 years as a supervisor
  • A scan of your DP Induction or DP Introduction course certificate
  • Proof of 700 panel hours on a DP Vessel
  • Copies of 2 letters of recommendation
  • Copies of logbook entries showing proof of experience in the past 5 years.
  • Successful completion of the Canadian Regulatory Module Exam based on the Canada Oil & Gas Diving Regulations
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.  If you wish to be endorsed for Bell Diving Supervisor or Offshore Air Diving Supervisor, you will be required to provide copies of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED and a scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing

Hyperbaric Life Support Technician (LST)

Crossover Fee $275
The primary responsibility of an LST is maintaining an environment to sustain life within the lockout oriented bell diving (saturation diving) complex.  The LSTs job includes appropriately maintaining oxygen levels, carbon dioxide levels, temperature & humidity.

To Renew, Upgrade, or Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • Copies of logbooks showing 1800 panel hours. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Life Support Supervisor (LSS)

Crossover Fee $330
This certificate allows the holder to supervise life support operations within the lockout oriented bell diving (saturation diving) complex.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current Life Support Technician (LST) Certificate.
  • Copies of log books showing 2400 panel hours. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • Copies of leadership training certificates.
  • Copies of letter(s) of appointment.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

Diving Medical Technician (DMT) (Endorsement)

Crossover Fee $
This certificate indicates that the holder is able to react quickly and effectively to emergency medical situations in diving, with a focus on hyperbaric environments and working in remote locations.

ROV Pilot/technician Level 2

Crossover Fee $220
The entry level qualification applicable to all classes of ROV

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Contact Our Office at 902-826-2190

ROV Pilot/technician Level 1

Crossover Fee $275
ROV Operator category specific to Classes l and ll or Classes III and IV

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Contact Our Office at 902-826-2190

ROV Senior Pilot/technician

Crossover Fee $330
Senior ROV Operator, category specific to Class I, II, III, or IV

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Contact Our Office at 902-826-2190.

ROV Pilot/Technician Supervisor

Crossover Fee $440
Supervisor of ROV operations, category specific to the Class I, II, III, or IV

To  Crossover Your Certificate Please Contact Our Office at 902-826-2190

UXO SCUBA Diver

Crossover Fee $220
This endorsement enables UXO SCUBA divers to safely and competently, and with a knowledge of the practical application of techniques and equipment used in UXO diving operations.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of your diving certificate(s).
  • A scan of your diver training certificate(s).
  • A scan of letter of assessment(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • A scan of your current Diving Medical.
  • The qualification of UXO technician (UXO TECH) in accordance with the DND Range Clearance and UXO Activities Manual
  • A qualification in UXO diving from
    • a military EOD school in Canada or the United States, with naval EOD or UMD training consisting of a minimum of 50 hours of instruction, or a verifiable equivalent qualification from a foreigh military organization recognized by the DND; or
    • a formal (i.e. university, college, or institute) underwater UXO instruction training course recognized by the DND and consisting of a minimum of 50 hours of instruction.
  • Copies of sufficient log book entries within the past 5 years. If logs are not stamped, be sure to include contact information for each employer.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.

UXO SCUBA Supervisor

Crossover Fee $275
This endorsement enables UXO SCUBA supervisors to work safely and competently as supervisors of UXO SCUBA divers, and with a knowledge of the practical application of techniques and equipment used in UXO diving operations.

To Crossover Your Certificate Please Include the Following:

  • A scan of diving certificate(s).
  • A scan of supervisor certificate(s).
  • A scan of supervisor training certificate(s).
  • A scan of a photo ID (passport or driver’s licence) to verify date of birth and identity.
  • A scan of your current workplace First Aid training certificate, including CPR and AED.
  • A scan of your current O2 Provider certificate, or equivalent certification.
  • Must have a minimum of 1 year experience as an occupational SCUBA diver.
  • Copies of log book entries (50 dive logs as a diver) within the past 5 years.
  • SHAMS/Mock Incidents documented (Decompression Sickness, Trapped Diver, Burst Lung and Lost Diver).
  • Proof of supervisory experience (16 supervisor logs).
  • Proof of qualification of UXO technician supervisor (UXOTS), and have a minimum of five (5) years of combined military and civilian EOD or range/UXO clearance experience, in accordance with the DND Range Clearance and UXO Activities Manual.
  • Proof of qualification in UXO diving from:
    • a military EOD school in Canada or the United Sates, with naval EOD or UMD training consisting of a minimum of 50 hours of instruction, or a verifiable equivalent qualification from a foreign military organization recognized by the DND ; or
    • a formal (i.e. university, college, or institute) underwater UXO instructions training course recognized by the DND and consisting of a minimum of 50 hours of instruction.
  • A scan of letter of assessment.
  • A recent passport-style photograph of yourself.
  • The appropriate fee payable by credit card or PayPal.

Missing Information

  • If you are missing a piece of information you may proceed but you will be required to identify what information is missing.

Endorsement(s)

  • You will be able to select your endorsement(s) during the application process.
  • The fee for the certificate type chosen includes any endorsements.
  • If you wish to be endorsed for diver, please include your diving medical.