NEWF Dive Lab Tanzania Cohort 2022 Application

Deadline: 17th July 2022.

NEWF Dive Lab Tanzania Cohort 2022 Application

Are you a Marine Scientist, conservationist, storyteller or film-maker from Tanzania aspiring to verge into life below water? if yes, then the NEWF Dive Lab Tanzania Cohort 2022 Application is for you!

Terms and Conditions For Selected Candidates:

  • Must adhere to all Covid-19 regulations and protocols including being fully vaccinated and willing to undergo Covid-19 testing (Country regulations dependent)
  • Be comfortable with sharing accommodation during the Lab in South Africa
  • Agree to be filmed, photographed and quoted, incl. signing a release form which authorizes such permission.
  • Ability to commit a minimum of 10 – 12 days to the programme
  • Agree to participate in online sessions during the Dive lab
  • Clearly demonstrated use of the skill gained after training

Selection Criteria:

  • Applicants must be 18 years old and above
  • Applicants must be Tanzanian, born and currently residing as citizens in Tanzania
  • Preference will be given to female candidates
  • Applicants must have a background in either marine sciences/conservation, storytelling, photography and/or filmmaking
  • Applicants must be medically fit for diving and comfortable in the water (if accepted you will be required to complete a medical questionnaire/health check)
  • Applicants must know how to swim at least 200 meters without aids
  • Applicants must be able to float without aids for at least  10 minutes
  • Applicants must be willing to participate in a swim test prior to being selected for the Lab
  • Demonstration of how this skill will enhance your career professionally
  • Applicants must provide at least two professional references