Training for a Career as an ADAS Commercial Diver

Amelia (Milly) Bartlem from Queensland, Australia shares her experience of training with The Underwater Centre, Tasmania; starting out in her career as an ADAS commercial diver and her advice to others who may be considering training for a new career, subsea. What attracted you to a career in commercial diving? ‘I’ve always loved being outdoors, … Read more Training for a Career as an ADAS Commercial Diver

Diver Exploits: I, HSE Air Diver

I started my working life as an agricultural welder, welding everything from dumper buckets to ploughs to chicken cages. I enjoyed the variety of work, but the money was not good. Two years later, I left and enrolled at Boston College United Kingdom where I studied Civil Engineering. This program got me a start in … Read more Diver Exploits: I, HSE Air Diver

Diver Exploits: Sport Diver to Commercial Diver

Greg MacAuley Diver Feature

“My name is Greg Macaulay and I’m 30 years old. I live in Greenock which is in the west coast of Scotland. I’m married – no kids yet! My hobbies are SCUBA diving, playing and watching football, and playing the guitar. I also like to travel and go places when I have time off work, … Read more Diver Exploits: Sport Diver to Commercial Diver

Diver Exploits: After Panama, Gabriel Dives Around the World

Diver Exploits Gabriel Diver Feature

Since 1991, I’ve dived professionally. First, I worked only through scuba (in Panama), but after 2003, I began my commercial diving career with surface supplied diving equipment. I grew up in Panama Republic of Panama. At the young age of six, I took an interest in sea life from snorkeling around the islands. Three years later, … Read more Diver Exploits: After Panama, Gabriel Dives Around the World

Diver Exploits: Joel Takes Underwater Experience to Premium Levels

Joel Training Underwater Centre Feature

I grew up on central London. When I say “central,” I mean between Tower Bridge and London Bridge. I can see the London Eye and The Shard from my bedroom window, it’s ace and it’s still home today! In September 2012, I traveled to study at Keele University which is somewhere between Manchester and Birmingham. I’m … Read more Diver Exploits: Joel Takes Underwater Experience to Premium Levels