Welcome to the Academy of Diving and Offshore Medicine

International Skills Development Centre
Learn on-line + Onsite Skills Development
Saldanha Bay - South Africa

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Saldanha Bay, South Africa. 120 km from Cape Town.
Air Port: Closest airport is Cape Town International. 
Use our private meet and greet service to get you here safely.

Specialised Training
  • RPL: Recognition of Prior LearningExperienced Diver Cross over Class II (IMCA recognised): 
  • IMCA DMT-F Full: Blended D+MER learning Online + 8 day Face to face team training and skills assessment 
  • IMCA DMT-R Refresher: Blended: DMER learning Online + 3 day Face to face team training and skills assessment
  • DMAC 11 Oxygen Administration: D+MER Module and Skills Assessment.
  • DMAC 11 First Aid Provision: D+MER Modules and Skills Assessment
  • IMCA TADS (Trainee Air Diving Supervisor course): D+MER Online Learning and Resource Guide
  • Chamber Operator and Attendant Courses: D+MER Online learning and face to face team training and skills assessment.
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Local and International Learners
Our facility is COVID ready.
Transport: SEADOG offers you a 
professional "meet and greet" service to assist you safely effortlessly between Cape Town International and the skills assessment centre. No taxi or bus required. Keeping you safe.
Accommodation: You can book your own or make use of our accommodation all walking distance from the skills assessment centre.
Catering: No need to shop. Learners are provided with meals reducing the need to leave the accommodation and skills assessment centre. 

Partnerships: Quality Assurance
D+MER Partnership: D+MER is an online blended learning Competence Management System specific to all those 
involved in diving operations.
C-DOC Partnership: The C-DOC health care professional team offers on-site occupational health support and training specific to the diving industry.
We are committed to occupational health and safety and safeguarding the environment. 
We work with our learners to provide a safe workplace. 
Staff Compliment: Qualified facilitators and assessors are tasked to encourage the success of the learner. (Ref: QCTO and National Qualifications framework)
Blended learning: Allows learner to review electronic materials as often as necessary and at their own pace, which enhances learning performance.