Safety

The White Shark Diving Co. operates in a responsible and ecofriendly way. The Great White Shark is not harmed in any manner, nor is the environment polluted. White Shark Diving Co complies with a strict set of safety regulations, required by the South African Government Department of Labour. We are affiliated to:

Department of Environmental Affairs – Oceans and Coasts
South African Marine Safety Authority
Cape Town Tourism
South Africa Tourism
The Great White Shark Protection Foundation
The Heritage Environmental Management Company – Green Globe Certification

Our crew consists of a Divemaster, Level 3 Medic and a Skipper with SAMSA authority, who are trained to handle any emergency situation that may arise whilst out at sea.

Safety precautions include emergency and evacuation flow charts in the Skipper’s cabin as well as a step-by-step emergency manual, maintenance plan and equipment checklist.

The White Shark Co complies with a strict set of safety regulations required by the South African Government Department of Labour.

The boat, cage and diving equipment are inspected and surveyed by SAMSA, DEA – Oceans and Coasts, and by our crew on an ongoing basis.