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Certificate in SSBA Construction Diving to 50m

Subsea Training Centre (a subsidiary of Marsol Worldwide Limited)

Subject area

Building not elsewhere classified



8 Weeks

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

On completion of this qualification graduates will hold the internationally recognised Australian Diver Accreditation Scheme Part 3 accreditation and a Chamber Operator's Certificate thus meeting the requirements for award of the third (offshore commercial diver) Department of Labour Certificate of Competence. Graduates are able to work as construction divers to a depth of 50 metres using Surface Supply Breathing Apparatus and can safely conduct advanced construction and commercial diving tasks at depth. They can also work in and from a wet bell, utilise a compression chamber for their own decompression in offshore diving operations, and operate a compression chamber.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

All applicants must have a current Occupational Diver Medical Certificate, have completed ADAS part 2, and international students must have English IELTS 5.5

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


8 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$9,360 $9,360
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$3,754 $3,754
Total $13,114 $13,114

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $47,213
Earnings range $38,686 - $54,617
In employment 67%
In further study 27%
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (07) 828 0256
Fax: (07) 828 0257

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Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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