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DDRC Healthcare

DDRC Healthcare LogoWe partner with DDRC Healthcare (formally known as Diving Diseases Research Centre) to provide access to the Dive Medicine module for their students as a prerequisite to attending their face to face course. This is run in parallel with our Remote and Offshore Medicine and CPD programmes.

There are two routes available for students interested in attending the DDRC Dive Medicine course:

Route Type of Study Entry Points How to Apply
Route 1                Those only wishing to study the Dive Medicine Module to meet DDRC acceptance conditions and gain CPD for their work. Jan, March, June, September Apply directly via DDRC Healthcare
Route 2                     Those who also wish to use the credits for the Dive Medicine Module towards a Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma qualification or who potentially wish to do this in the future. March, September Apply directly to RCSEd, a non-refundable admin fee applies.

Please see the DDRC Dive Medicine Application Process flowchart to make sure you apply through the correct channel for the mode of study you are interested in.

If you are potentially interested in studying for the RCSEd Certificate or Diploma you should apply directly to RCSEd. Please note that other entry criteria apply. There are three study options available to students who study via the College:

  • CPD which can be used towards a Remote and Offshore Medicine postgraduate qualification.
  • Postgraduate Certificate
  • Postgraduate Diploma

Upcoming System Maintenance & Network Disruption

Due to essential systems maintenance and upgrades there will be intermittent interruptions to some on-line services on Saturday 27th of February. There will be further interruption to some core services on Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd of March.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.