Confédération Mondiale des Activités Subaquatiques
Mission of the Technical Committee
The main focus of the T.C. is with providing the CMAS members with safe diving. This is achieved through promoting world class standards for all aspects of Scuba Diving and ensuring adherence of them by member federations and dive providers.
CMAS Dive Training Programmes - General Requirements
The CMAS has developed a CMAS International Diver Training Certification System that consists of Diver, Speciality Diver, Technical Diver and Leadership Diver Training Standards and which allows divers,that have been trained in accordance with the prescribed CMAS International Diver Training Standards, to have their certifications recognised throughout the world in countries that are members of the CMAS family of divers.
The association has its own trainers and competent instructors and is able to issue patents from the basic level to the instructor's booklet for the following didactics.
For recreational diving according to the WASE, NADD and CMAS didactics; while for people with disabilities it relies on the experience of HSA.