How to apply for a diving Certificate of Competence (CoC)
Divers who work underwater are required to hold a Certificate of Competence (CoC) as an Occupational Diver. This page explains how to apply for a CoC and provides relevant forms & notices.
- Applicants should carefully read the application form as there is important information about the evidence that must be provided with your application.
- An application is not considered complete until WorkSafe has received the appropriate fee and has been provided with all evidence required by the regulations.
- Further guidance is available in the Guidelines for Occupational Diving 2004.
- If you have any questions about the CoC process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Processing times for Diving Certificates of Competence (CoC)
WorkSafe aims to process Diving Certificates of Competency (CoC) applications within 20 working days of receipt of a complete application.