IMCA assessment procedure for training course approval

This document sets out details for existing and potential members seeking IMCA approval of certain training courses. For further details, please see our Training Provider Membership page.

It is supplemented by course-specific guidance documents, which contain detailed syllabus, facilities, instructor and other requirements, as follows:

  • IMCA D 020 – Requirements for IMCA-approved Diver Medic Training courses
  • IMCA D 071 – Requirements for IMCA-approved Trainee Air Diving Supervisor courses
  • IMCA D 072 – Requirements for IMCA-approved Trainee Bell Diving Supervisor courses
  • IMCA D 073 – Requirements for IMCA-approved Assistant Life Support Technician courses
  • Requirements for IMCA-approved Trainee Diving Systems Inspector courses (in development)
  • IMCA R 002 – Requirements for IMCA-approved ROV Introductory Training courses.
  • Introduction
  • Eligibility
  • Scope of Approvals
  • Application and Assessment Process
  • Course Audits
  • Variation of Approvals
  • Maintenance of Approval and Revalidation Requirements
  • Suspension and Withdrawal of Approvals
  • Course Elements
  • Trainees
  • Feedback and Complaints Process
Reference(s): IMCA G010
Published:December 2022
Version:Rev. 0.3

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