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Wetsuits hanging on rolling racks
December 8, 2015
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Students review the day's dive plans.
September 30, 2015
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The Office of Marine and Aviation Operations (OMAO), through its Safety and Environmental Compliance Division (SECD), provides regulatory oversight and is responsible for coordinating and monitoring charter vessel activities...
Students review the day's dive plans.
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This page is a repository for all NOAA diving forms.  Each of the form links below will take you to a page with basic instructions and a downloadable form. All forms are provided as pdf documents and should be downloaded...
Closed Circuit Rebreather units lined up for a class
August 12, 2015
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Summary A NOAA Diver using a closed circuit rebreather (CCR) recently experienced a persistent creep in their PO2 while diving and, after trying a diluent flush, decided to bail out to open circuit as a precaution and end...
Diving students practice their rescue skills from a small boat.
September 25, 2014
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NOAA Coral Reef Ecosystem Division team aboard the NOAA Ship Hi'ialakai
February 19, 2015
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January 5, 2016 to January 8, 2016
This course is designed for those with a minimum of 3-5 years practical experience with marine electrics. Students should have an understanding of basic electrical theory. Topics include AC power from shore and generators,...
NOAA Coral Reef Ecosystem Division team aboard the NOAA Ship Hi'ialakai
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Safety is the number one priority of all dives at NOAA. The NOAA Diving Program has well established policies and procedures to ensure divers conduct underwater operations safely. Safe diving encompasses a process that...
Diving students inside a pool using dry suits.
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The NOAA Diving Program (NDP) provides training primarily to NOAA employees that are authorized by their supervisors to dive as part of their job description. However, NDP also welcomes federal, state, and local government...

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