SCUBA Diver to Underwater Welder: Where to Start

(SCUBA Diver): I have my open water certification and several years of experience in the water. How do I become an underwater welder? All right. You’re comfortable in the ocean, you can check your pressure gauge and you know the secret ingredient to keep your goggles free of fog (Hint: it resides in your mouth). … Read more SCUBA Diver to Underwater Welder: Where to Start

Beginner Welder to Professional Welder-diver: Don’t Wait for the Perfect Opportunity

(Apprentice – Journeyman welder): I have less than two years of experience with topside welding. How can I become an underwater welder? Advantage – You As a beginner welder, you have several distinct advantages over others. You’re young (at least at heart) You’re gleaning from more experienced welders Safety standards are much higher for you … Read more Beginner Welder to Professional Welder-diver: Don’t Wait for the Perfect Opportunity

The Importance of Training in your career: From the Experts

No one knows¬†everything¬†about welding under the sea, but there’s certainly welder-divers with more experience and knowledge than others. Because of the lucrative and often mysterious nature of this interesting field, rumors are started by those that don’t understand it. Rumors are cool, but around here, we prefer facts. I have hand-picked some of the experts … Read more The Importance of Training in your career: From the Experts