DDRC Healthcare is a worldwide specialist in diving medicine, hyperbaric oxygen therapy and medical training.
Occupational and recreational medicals such as HSE, ENG 1 & Oil & Gas UK (OGUK) and Training Courses including MCA, HSE and IMCA are also carried out at our centre by a team of highly qualified professionals.
We are based on Plymouth Science Park (approximately 5 miles from Plymouth City Centre) and offer free on-site parking.
Covid-19: We kindly ask everyone attending DDRC Healthcare to wear a face mask and to adhere to social distancing whenever possible. Students attending training courses will be required to carry out their own lateral flow test on the morning of their first day.
DDRC Healthcare delivers a 24/7 diving and hyperbaric medical emergency service and has three trading subsidiaries: DDRC Professional Services Ltd. delivers medical training, primarily for divers, offshore workers and seafarers. DDRC Medical Services Ltd. delivers medicals both recreational and occupational . DDRC Wound Care delivers specialised wound care management services with our Tissue Viability Nurses. We are a not-for-profit organisation and a registered UK charity, registered with the Care Quality Commission and work closely with the NHS and emergency services and comply to Living Wage standards
Organisational Values Respect:Welcoming the opinions, questions and ideas of all. Appreciating diversity. Appreciating each other. Putting People First:Treating people as a whole. Supporting one another. Collaboration:Working together. Working with our patients,customers and clients. Working with current partners and welcoming future collaborations. Taking Ownership:Striving to make improvement. Embracing change. Listening to others and resolving issues. Integrity:Communicating information openly and honestly. Showing personal courage. Professionalism:Providing the highest quality of care, education and development. Welcoming to all.
Can I Dive with?
Our Can I Dive With....section looks at various conditions and substances that might affect your health when diving.
What is DCI?
Learn more about Decompression Illness (DCI), also known as Decompression Sickness, Caisson Disease or 'the bends'.