The Regional RMT Organiser has been in talks with the dive companies and I will keep you updated on all further developments.
On September 27th there was a meeting and vote to accept the diver salary offered by the dive company representatives and was voted against. 358 voted Yes 438 voted
Commercial Diving Salary â North Sea Rates 2012-15
Commercial divers work as underwater repairman,
underwater welders, and also as part of search and
recovery projects and salvage operations.
Commercial diving is a one of a kind job with
extraordinary people. They risk their lives in order
to get the job done. In fact, in deep sea diving or
commercial diving, fatalities have been recorded as a
result of the job themselves.
However, thanks to today’s training for commercial
diving, accidents and fatalities are in fact
Learn About Commercial Diving
Deep sea diving is a different kind of diving.
Commonly referred to as technical diving,
this kind of diving requires special skills
and training in order to be done properly.
Although scuba diving can provide you with a window to
look at the wonderful world underwater, deep sea
diving can offer you more. Here, you will be able to
explore more than just colorful reefs. You will also
experience having a first hand look at places where
few people have been.
From caves located deep
The Thrill of Deep Sea Diving
Scuba diving is not all about wearing an oxygen cylinder
on your back and breathing through it with the use of a
There’s a lot more to scuba diving than that. In fact,
pure oxygen is never used in scuba diving, especially
when deep sea diving.
In recreational diving, air is commonly used and not
pure oxygen as most people assume. Air is basically
composed of 70 percent nitrogen and 30 percent oxygen.
However, nitrox mixes are now being used a lot more in
The Importance of Trimix when Deep Sea Diving
The underwater world is a unique place where there is
a lot of colorful marine life to be seen. If you’ve
seen documentaries about the marine world, then you
know how beautiful it is. From the different species
of marine life to the lush and colorful coral reefs,
you will definitely enjoy visiting it. If you want to
know more about the underwater world, then you might
want to experience the thrill and excitement that deep
sea diving has to offer.
Deep sea diving is considered to be a
Enjoy the Thrill and Excitement of Deep Diving
Deep sea diving or commercial diving is a profession
that is not for all people. In this profession, you
should be in a good physical condition, and you also
need to have a sharp mind. Being a commercial diver is
not just about knowing how to weld pipes underwater as
well as handle explosives, but there are a lot more
specialty courses that you can concentrate on in
Today, you will see special schools for commercial
diving. Here, you will be able to get a chance
Commercial Diving Courses That You Can Take
Commercial diving or deepsea diving is a type
career only chosen by people that need a challenge
and also people who love adventure. Deep sea diving
is basically a career that involves working on
manmade underwater equipment.
Basically, commercial divers work on dams, underwater
pipeline systems, ships, offshore oil rigs, and on
search and recovery projects, such as salvage
operations. Whenever you see water, commercial divers
will be able to dive it whether it is as shallow as
Deep Sea Diving as a Career
To find out what it is like to work as a saturation diver check out
A Day in the Life of a Saturation Diver
Knowledge of diving physics and the gas laws relating to diving is essential; you will need to know gas laws and diving physics for your exams. To read more go to – Diving Physics
For a full list of HSE Approved Diving Doctors in the UK go to
HSE Approved Diving Doctors