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CADC MAG SUMMER 2017 ISSUE FOCUSES ON PROTECTING THE DIVER – AND THE CLIENT.

(CADC MAG SUMMER 2017 – DIGITAL EDITION)

“There are old divers – and there are bold divers. But there are very few old, bold divers”

Commercial diving and the supply of underwater services is a serious business. Things have come a long way from “the good ol’ days” hard hat diver to the . . . → Read More: CADC MAG SUMMER 2017 ISSUE FOCUSES ON PROTECTING THE DIVER – AND THE CLIENT.

Liability on the Dive / Job site: Who is responsible if things go wrong?

(CADC Mag Spring/Summer 2017 Pre-Print) Canadian OHS laws are based on the “Internal Responsibility System”. Under this system all workplace stakeholders from senior management to the deckhand are required to play a part in ensuring health and safety at the workplace. Therefore those, including supervisors, who fail to meet the requirements of the OHS (Occupational . . . → Read More: Liability on the Dive / Job site: Who is responsible if things go wrong?

Ontario IHSA to run Diving Supervisor Training Program March 1,2,3rd 2017 plus Basics of Supervision pre-requisite.

The “Infrastructure Health and Safety Association’ (IHSA – formerly the CSAO) has completed arrangements to offer a Diving Supervisor Training program in conjunction with Mr. Dave Geddes (DCBC certified course instructor) . The course concept of joint partnership in its presentation was proposed by the CADC during discussions with the Ontario Commercial Diving Trade Labour . . . → Read More: Ontario IHSA to run Diving Supervisor Training Program March 1,2,3rd 2017 plus Basics of Supervision pre-requisite.

CADC MAGAZINE WINTER 2016-17 now available in digital format.

Welcome to the digital edition of the 2016 -2017 Winter version of CADC Magazine.

The adage that “the only thing sure thing in life is change” rings true as I write this just into the New Year. Besides the New Year and political shifts around the world, we in the Canadian Diving industry are facing . . . → Read More: CADC MAGAZINE WINTER 2016-17 now available in digital format.

Dive Supervisors Course Feb 6-11 2016 St. Johns NF – DCBC Accredited.

A dive supervisors course will be held in St. Johns NL from Feb 8-11, 2016.

(i) elements of supervising;

(ii) motivation and communication;

(iii) legal responsibilities under provincial/territorial and federal diving statutes and regulations;

(iv) health and safety programs;

(v) site emergencies and accident investigation; and

(vi) dive accident prevention and management planning;

For further . . . → Read More: Dive Supervisors Course Feb 6-11 2016 St. Johns NF – DCBC Accredited.

Diving Supervisors Course rescheduled Dec 14-18, 2015 – Ottawa

Diving Supervisors Course

Date: Dec 14-18, 2015

Location:

Ottawa Police Services

245 Greenbank Rd.

Nepean (Ottawa area), Ontario

   Topics Include:

Elements of supervision Motivation & communication Legislation Site emergencies and accident investigation Dive accident prevention and management planning Health and Safety, policies, management and procedures Management of simulated diving emergencies (shams)- theory only . . . → Read More: Diving Supervisors Course rescheduled Dec 14-18, 2015 – Ottawa

Unrestricted Air Diver Supervisor Course – Ottawa – Mar 9-13 2015

Unrestricted Air Divers Supervisors course will be held in Ottawa, Ontario from March 9th – March 13th. There are a few spots left. Cost will be $750.00.

Contact Dave Geddes at 905-841-5965 or dwgeddes@sympatico.ca for further information.

CSA Diving Standards Committee to meet in November in Toronto.

The Diving Standards Committees will meet from Nov 12-14th at the CSA Office in Mississauga, ON (5060 Spectrum Way), following is the schedule:

Tues., Nov. 12 – 1:00 p.m. Z275.1 Hyperbarics SC Meeting (approve final draft)

Wed., Nov. 13 – 8:30 a.m. Z275.2 Diving Safety Code SC Meeting (finish deep diving criteria)

Wed., Nov. 13 . . . → Read More: CSA Diving Standards Committee to meet in November in Toronto.

Diving Supervisors Course – JULY 8 – 13th Seneca College.

Diving Supervisors Course July 8 – 13 2013 Location: Seneca College King Campus. King City ,Ontario

Course Outline . Elements of supervision . Motivation & communication . Legislation . Site emergencies and accident investigation . Dive accident prevention and management planning . Health and Safety, policies, management and procedures . Management of simulated diving . . . → Read More: Diving Supervisors Course – JULY 8 – 13th Seneca College.

CADC MAG – GETTING THE IMAGES FOR LAKE ERIE GAS DIVING OPERATIONS

A behind the scenes look at the task of CADC Exec Director (and professional photographer) Doug Elsey getting the dive images for an upcoming article on Lake Erie Gas Field diving operations. The images will be used in an upcoming article on the diving operations going on in the Lake Erie Gas Fields by Dundee . . . → Read More: CADC MAG – GETTING THE IMAGES FOR LAKE ERIE GAS DIVING OPERATIONS