Commercial diving is intended for those who are seeking a challenging, exciting and financially rewarding career.
Gaining experience working subsea
When you successfully qualify as a commercial diver, your next step is to gain more experience working subsea.
Normally you will start by inshore or civil engineering diving. This could cover a variety of work including inspecting ships’ hulls, maintaining harbors, assessing dams; each of which will use the experience you have gained during your training.
Demand for Commercial
The offshore oil and gas industry is easily one of the largest employers of commercial divers, however new developments in areas such as renewables are also creating demand for commercial divers.
As an offshore diver, earning potential can vary depending on where you are working and the type of work you are doing.