CDI Professional Membership

  • Audited & Accredited as a Designated Training Establishment with the Diver Certification Board of Canada (DCBC).
  • Audited & Accredited as a Training Provider with the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) for the delivery of the Diver Medical Technician (DMT) program.
  • Accredited as a Kirby Morgan Dive Systems Training Center authorized to teach the official KMDSI / Dive Lab Maintenance and Repair Technician course and Operator / User Training, in accordance with KMDSI / Dive Lab training guidelines, checklists, applicable operations and maintenance manuals.
  • CDI is the only DESCO Air Hat Manufacturing Authorized Full Technician Training Centre Worldwide.
  • Designated College with the BC Private Training Institutions Branch.  (PTIB Institution # 705)
  • Domestic Students are eligible to apply for Provincial and Federal Student Loans and Human Resource Development Canada training assistance.
  • Approved for the application of RESP funds for training. 
  • Tuition is tax exempt & tax deductible for domestic students.  T-2202 Tax Deduction documents are provided for eligible students at graduation.  
  • CDI is an approved school for Canadian Forces personnel receiving financial aid for continuing education on release.
  • CDI is approved for Educational Lines of Credit from most major Canadian financial institutions.
  • Canadian First Nations students may apply for financial support.  
  • CDI is a Career Development Centre for the Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) S-4307.