Commercial Diver

Commercial Divers set up and maintain equipment underwater using scuba gear. If you enjoy hands on, focused, detail-oriented projects and have a sense of adventure and physical stamina, this career could be a great fit for you!

What You'll Do

As a Commercial Diver, you’ll:

  • Work in a variety of industries that require underwater work
  • Install equipment
  • Repair bridges
  • Inspect, test, and photograph underwater structures
  • Wear lots of protective equipment and work in demanding physical environments


  • Health and Safety
  • Operating Tools and Equipment
  • Working Outdoors


Want to be a Commercial Diver?

Explore the education and training opportunities currently available through Louisiana’s 13 community and technical college campuses across the state.

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Louisiana Calling

9331 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70810

1-844-LA-CALLS (1-844-522-2557)