Diving and Boating Safety Program

The Florida Atlantic University Scientific Diving and Boating Programs are administered by Environmental Health and Safety based on the guidelines set forth by the Diving and Boating Board (DBB). The DBB, through the Diving and Boating Safety Officer, establishes University policies and procedures with regard to diving and boating operations conducted in conjunction with academic and research activities at Florida Atlantic University.  Day to day operations of the Diving and Boating Safety Program are administered by the Diving and Boating Safety Officer in the FAU Department of Environmental Health and Safety. 


Diving Safety Program
Boating Safety Program
FAU sponsored Snorkeling and Boating Field Trips


Online Resources:

NEW!  Updated Diving Safety Manual (June 2019)

New Boating Safety Manual (Watch this space!)

Diving and Boating Safety Manual (Use for Boating only)
Diving and Boating Forms
Diving and Boating Safety Committee Members
Diving and Boating Safety Committee Charter
Links to other Diving and Boating Safety Resources
CPSC Diving Equipment Recalls


To Contact the Diving Safety Officers:

Diving and Boating Safety Officer
Florida Atlantic University
Building 69 Room 112
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, Fl 33431
tel: 561.297.1178(o), 561.239.4293 (c)
fax: 561.297.2210
email: Lizzie McNamee

Alternate Diving and Boating Safety Officer
Harbor Branch at FAU
Link Building Room 120
5600 US HW 1 North
Fort Pierce, FL 34946
tel: 772.242.2537
cell: 772.766.1159
email: Jimmy Nelson

                           After hours or in the event of emergency:  cell: 561.239.4293