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COBRA Advisory Notice: Setting Positive Pressure

Your attention is brought to the following guidance note from JFD pertaining to reported various issues around setting the positive pressure on the COBRA backpack. The guidance note can be […]

| Information Note number 1613

Verification of Diver Qualifications

This information note supersedes IMCA D 02/18 which is now withdrawn. This information note has been produced to help IMCA Members and others verify the validity of diving certificates recognised […]

| Information Note number 1609

Loosening of COBRA Handle Manifold – JFD Guidance Note

Members’ attention is brought to the recent Guidance Note issued by JFD relating to the Compact Bailout Rebreathing Apparatus (COBRA) handle manifold becoming loose within the activation assembly on the […]

| Information Note number 1599

COBRA Pre-use Procedures – JFD Guidance Note

Members’ attention is brought to the recent Guidance Note issued by JFD concerning changes to the pre-use procedures for the Compact Bailout Rebreathing Apparatus (COBRA).  The COBRA manual will be […]

| Information Note number 1598

Summary of IMCA D 024 Document Changes 2021

IMCA D 024 Rev. 2 DESIGN for saturation (bell) diving systems was published in July 2014.  The latest revision of IMCA D 024 has now been published (Rev. 3).  This […]

| Information Note number 1595

Summary of IMCA D 018 Document Changes 2021

IMCA D 018 Rev. 1 Code of practice for the initial and periodic examination, testing and certification of diving plant and equipment was published in June 2014.  The latest revision […]

| Information Note number 1594

IMCA Diver Medic Training During COVID-19 (Rev. 1)

IMCA approved Diver Medic Technician (DMT) courses are currently taught by a number of training providers worldwide in accordance with IMCA D 020 IMCA Scheme for Recognition of Diver Medic […]

| Information Note number 1514 | Original reference(s) IMCA D 21/20

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