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  1. A Dive Coordinator must be at the dive site for all dive operations. The DC may act as a Diver or Dive Attendant. 
    1. If the DC remains on the surface s/he must appoint a Dive Leader.
    2. If the DC dives s/he must appoint an individual to act as a DC should the need arise.
  2. Consideration must be taken as to when using exempt Scientific Divers in operationsas part of a dive team. They are only eligible to dive as part of student projects and are subject to other restrictions due to their experience and training.
  3. SSBA dive teams must comply with personnel requirements in AS2299.1 Section 5.2. The standby diver must be a Scientific Diver and meet all requirements as outlined in section 2.8, but may operate on SCUBA.