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NF 57-03-35 (8-16) Checkout Dive Skills Evaluation

What: This form is used to record the results of checkout dives for several levels of NOAA Divers. There are sections describing the participants in the dive, location, conditions, equipment, pre-dive, skills demonstrated during the dive, post-dive, and a subjective assessment of the diver being evaluated. The UDS recommends recertification level (including an option for no certification), any restrictions and/or training requirements needed.

When: This form is used to record the activities of any checkout dive conducted at the unit.

Record keeping: A copy is submitted to NDC via the email address and a digital or printed copy should be retained at the unit for at least one (1) year. For current divers, it should be recorded in the Unit Log.


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