Essential skills of diving underwater crime scene operations
This specialty is a basic introduction to UCSI diver, to familiarise divers with the skills, knowledge, planning, organisation, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards of UCSI diving. It’s intended to serve as a safe, basic and supervised introduction to UCSI diving. Training focuses on safety, teamwork and evidence preservation.
The goal of the PADI UCSI Specialty Diver Course is to introduce the divers into the mechanics and methodologies to of conducting basic underwater crime scene operations, including:
- Scene safety evaluations
- Equipment selection and set-up
- Conducting various search patterns and techniques
- Locating, preserving and recovering evidence
- Underwater mapping techniques.
This course features knowledge development, a confined water skill development session and two open water training dives and open water scenario.