The Ocean Corporation - Ultimate Diver Training - Houston, TX

Commercial Diving is the #6 fastest growing career in the US!

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Program Details:


 Ultimate Diver Training:
Commercial Diving/Underwater Welding 

At The Ocean Corporation, we invite you to explore the exhilarating and pivotal realm of commercial diving and underwater welding. This specialized field goes beyond the depths of traditional diving, playing a crucial role in various underwater operations essential to global industries. From the maintenance of offshore oil rigs to underwater construction and salvage operations, commercial diving is not just about the thrill and adventure beneath the waves; it’s a cornerstone of crucial infrastructure and environmental projects. Our comprehensive program offers an in-depth look at the skills, techniques, and knowledge necessary to excel in this vital industry, highlighting the significant impact commercial divers have on our world.  

Why Train in Commercial Diving With The Ocean Corporation 

Embark on a transformative educational journey with The Ocean Corporation, where we offer an in-depth and comprehensive commercial diving program tailored to prepare you for a dynamic career in this exciting field. Each module in our program is meticulously crafted to provide practical skills and technical knowledge necessary for real-world applications, equipping you with the expertise to tackle the challenges of commercial diving and nondestructive testing. 

Program Highlights: 

  • Core Diving Skills: Develop a solid foundation with our extensive modules that cover everything from basic rigging and equipment maintenance to sophisticated air decompression and emergency procedures. These foundational skills are crucial for safe and effective diving operations, ensuring you are well-prepared for the demands of commercial diving. 
  • Advanced Diving Techniques: Elevate your diving capabilities with our advanced modules, including Mixed-Gas Diving, Bell and Saturation Diving, and Underwater Welding and Cutting. These courses delve deeper into the complexities of commercial diving, providing you with the skills needed for specialized and high-level diving projects. 
  • Technical and Inspection Skills: Expand your expertise beyond diving with training in Magnetic Particle and Ultrasonic Inspection Techniques. Our Nondestructive Testing (NDT) Lab offers hands-on experience, allowing you to master underwater inspection techniques that are critical for maintaining the safety and integrity of structures. 
  • Career Development: We ensure you’re not just trained but also career-ready. Our program includes targeted modules on job search and interview skills alongside an industry overview that gives you a competitive edge in the job market. This comprehensive approach empowers you to successfully transition from training to employment. 
  • Special Projects and Applications: Put your skills to the test with real-world project dives and specialized training in Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HazWOpER) and Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) operations. These experiences are designed to refine your abilities and prepare you for complex commercial diving tasks. 

Why The Ocean Corporation Stands Out: 

  • Decades of Experience: With over fifty-five years of educational excellence, we bring a depth of knowledge and a rich history of success in training industry-leading commercial divers. 
  • Globally Recognized Certifications: Our certifications are recognized both nationally and internationally, ensuring your qualifications are respected wherever your career takes you. 
  • Expert Instructors: Learn from the best. Our instructors are industry professionals who bring real-world experience and cutting-edge knowledge to the classroom. 
  • Lifetime Career Support: Our commitment to your success extends beyond graduation with lifetime job placement assistance, helping you navigate your career at every step. 
  • Proven Alumni Success: Join a network of over 10,000 successful alumni making significant impacts across various sectors of the diving industry. 
  • Employer Preference: Our graduates are sought after by top-tier employers for their well-rounded expertise and practical skills. 

Choose The Ocean Corporation for your commercial diving training and start a career that is not only financially rewarding but also packed with adventure and opportunities for growth. 

Why Become a Commercial Diver: A Career Beyond the Ordinary 

Choosing a career in commercial diving opens the door to a thrilling and unique work environment that goes beyond the typical 9-to-5 office setting. Here’s why diving into this career could be your best move: 

  • Adventure and Excitement: Commercial diving offers an adventurous career, immersing you in diverse and challenging underwater environments where every day presents new tasks and settings. 
  • Diverse Opportunities: This field spans various industries, from oil and gas exploration and underwater construction to salvage operations and marine surveys. There’s even room for work in the entertainment industry, contributing to film production. 
  • High Earning Potential: The specialized skills and challenging nature of underwater tasks make commercial diving a lucrative career choice, rewarding divers with above-average earnings. 
  • Global Travel: Commercial diving is not just a job; it’s an opportunity to see the world, offering assignments that span across different continents and oceans. 
  • Skill Development: This career keeps you intellectually stimulated and physically fit, requiring mastery of skills such as underwater welding, cutting, inspection, and rigging. 
  • Impactful Work: Divers often engage in critical projects with significant implications for the global economy and environmental conservation, such as maintaining underwater pipelines or installing renewable energy infrastructures. 
  • Close-Knit Community: Despite its global reach, the commercial diving community is tight-knit, fostering strong professional relationships and a supportive network. 
  • High Job Satisfaction: Completing complex, impactful tasks that few can perform brings immense satisfaction and pride in one’s work. 

Opting for a career in commercial diving means embracing a life filled with adventure, challenge, and the joy of making a meaningful impact while continuously learning and growing. If you seek more than a conventional career path, commercial diving offers a fulfilling alternative with boundless opportunities. 

 Ready to take the plunge into an exciting career in commercial diving and underwater welding? Request more information about the Ultimate Diver Training program from The Ocean Corporation today! Let us help you dive into your future success. 


  • Globally Recognized Certifications 
  • Hands-on Industry Training 


A Legacy of Learning and Excellence: The Ocean Corporation 

Established in 1969 in Houston, TX, The Ocean Corporation stands as a beacon of unwavering commitment to quality education. With over five decades of experience, we have continuously adapted, innovated, and led the way in commercial diving and nondestructive testing training. 

Our Mission:
At The Ocean Corporation, we’re driven by a profound mission to empower every student who walks through our doors. Our comprehensive programs are meticulously designed to equip students with hands-on practical skills, foundational theory, and an ingrained mindset of excellence. Through this personalized approach, we aim to ensure that every graduate emerges prepared and confident to navigate the intricacies of their chosen careers and excel in their respective fields.

Class Date

Ongoing- Duration 30 weeks/150 days


Houston, TX


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