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Training Schedule and Fees

Training Schedule - FY 2016

Dates Calendar Year Course Requirements Ending Certification: Skills Location
MAY 9-20 2016 Module 1: Fundamentals of NOAA Diving No Diving Experience Needed: None or Limited Diving Experience, Endorsement from your UDS NOAA DIVER: Open Water, Advanced Open Water, Nitrox, Line Tending, Diver Rescue, Air Consumption. Can conduct basic underwater tasks. Seattle, WA
MAY 14-20 2016 Module 2: NOAA Diver UDS endorsement, basic certification including 50 dives or an advanced certification including 25 dives. UDS endorsement should include an in-water skills checkout dive. NOAA DIVER: Scuba Refresher, Nitrox, Line Tending, Diver Rescue, Air Consumption. Can conduct basic underwater tasks. Seattle, WA
MAY 22-27  2016 Module 3: Practical Applications for Scientific and Working Dives Endorsement from your UDS, and Current NOAA Diver or Completion of NOAA Diver Module 1 or 2 NOAA DIVER with Special Task Endorsements: Can conduct specialized underwater tasks. Seattle, WA
           


 
   

NOAA Diver Course: Required Forms

 
       
    Certification and Training  
    NF 57-03-38 Training Request and Authorization Form support.ndc@noaa.gov  
    CPR, AED & First Aid Certifications (Current through the end of class) support.ndc@noaa.gov  
     
    Standardized Equipment  
    NF 57-03-65 SEP Measurement Form support.ndc@noaa.gov  
    NF 57-03-67 SEP User Agreement support.ndc@noaa.gov  
           
           
    Forms Due 30 Days Prior to Course Start Date Submit To  
Certification and Training
NF 57-03-39 Swim Test Evaluation support.ndc@noaa.gov
NF 57-03-41 Diving Activity Resume (for those starting training with Mod 2 or Mod 3) support.ndc@noaa.gov
Medical and Dive Physical
 (Personal Identification and HIPPA information, please use encrypted file transfer methods such as Accellion)
NF 57-03-50, 51, 52 Report of Physical Examination - Diver DMO@noaa.gov
 
           
All application paperwork must be RECEIVED by the NOAA Diving Center 30 days prior to the course start date.
 

Estimated Fees for all NOAA and Non-NOAA Personnel

           
Course Duration
(All courses include some weekends)
Estimated Fee
Module 1 Fundamentals of NOAA Diving 2 weeks  $1,000
Module 2 NOAA Diver 1 week $500
Module 3 Practical Applications for Scientific and Working Dives 1 week $500
Module 1 & 3 Fundamentals of NOAA Diving & Practical Applications for Scientific and Working Dives 3 weeks $1,300
Module 2 & 3

NOAA Diver & Practical Applications for Scientific and Working Dives

2 weeks  $1,000
Divemaster Training 2 weeks  $500
Tethered Comms Training 1 week $500
UHMS-NOAA Physician’s Training in Diving Medicine 2 weeks Visit UHMS website for details
Diver Medical Technician (DMT) 1 week $500
Note: Fees are re-calculated for each scheduled class based on anticipated expenses, and will be communicated to registered students. The approximate amounts given here are estimated from past fees
Contact Info for questions regarding classes: 
Jennifer Carriere
NOAA Diving Center
206-526-6623
Support.ndc@noaa.gov
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