Inspectorate for Diving Equipment Servicing & Testing

Accredited ISO/IEC 17024:2012

    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year    

to all our Centres and their staff

Latest News:

11/11/19 - Calypso Blue Diving has left the fold.  We wish them all the very best for the future.
15/10/19 - Welcome to Flare Fire Safety Engineer Ltd, Aberdeen and to Gozo Aqua Sports, Gozo, Malta, IDEST's first Inspection Centre on the island.
29/09/19 - We sadly say good-bye to EPIC in Gt Yarmouth and wish them well for the future.
30/08/19 - Welcome to NCL Scuba Services in Kings Lynn, Norfolk who joined us earlier this month.
06/08/19 - Welcome to Orca Scuba Diving Academy in Basildon, Essex who joins IDEST this month.
24/07/19 - Welcome to Revolution Air Services in Tewkesbury to the list of IDEST test centres
22/06/19 - Flippas-n-Fins have changed their name to Poole Diving Ltd.
12/06/19 - Midland Diving have changed their email address to sales@midlanddiving.com

 For the following information click on the tab title...

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  • Downloads
  • A selection of important documents that technicians will find useful.  It contains the IDEST Code of Practice, List of Approved UKAS calibration laboratories and policy statements.
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  • Information Leaflets
  • Three leaflets that explain the work of IDEST, cylinder testing and marking.  All available from IDEST Administration Office FOC.
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  • Training Courses
  • Information about each of the four (4) training courses that are available through IDEST and its training centres.
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  • Training Centres
  • A list of our current Training Centres across the country with contact details and web addresses.
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  • Merchandising
  • A selection of the products available directly from IDEST.  It includes workshop items as well as general merchandising such as T-shirts, beanie hats and baseball caps.


Enquiries & Registration:

General Enquiries -  Pat Oates

Office hours: Tuesday - Friday 11am - 1pm

Training & Merchandising - Alistair Reynolds

For Registration simply download and complete this application form: IDEST Application Form

Meet the Committee:

See who is on the IDEST Scheme Committee - click here

Complaints and Concerns:

If you have any complaints or concerns about IDEST or one of its certified test centres, please contact Neil Minto, IDEST Chief Engineer

Information provided will be dealt with in strict confidence but must be first-hand and not third-party reports.

Email - Neil  or by phone 07956 699729 


Link Page last updated 30/11/2019