Entering the Diving Program:
New scientific divers and scientific diver candidates, please read this outline thoroughly, and allow plenty of time for completion of the requirements if you are planning to dive for Stanford research or coursework:
Introduction to Scientific Diving (contains links to program requirements and forms)
2016 Scientific Diver Training Sessions: (Schedule, prerequisites, cost)
***New*** Advanced Open Water certification is now required prior to applying for a training session; see announcement for details.
Stanford with a current scientific diving certification from another AAUS organizational member may be
granted reciprocity, and should arrange for verification of their status
by their previous DSO.
See how to transfer from an AAUS scientific diving program