Statutory Checkups

Diving work

Health check for diving at work in accordance with Section 77 of the Swedish Work Environment Authority's regulations on Medical checks at work (AFS 2019:3), with assessment for certificate for service.

The medical check is aimed at divers as a professional group. The aim of the survey is to prevent accidents and ill health during works that includes diving.

The health check-up follows the Swedish Work Environment Authority's regulations on Medical checks at work (AFS 2019:3) and the examinations are required by law:

  • Within 12 months before diving work begins for the first time.
  • Before diving work resumes and over five years passed since the last medical examination. For those over the age of 40, the same applies after two years.
  • Before continuing work after illness, accident or other events that may result in an increased risk of ill health or accident during diving work.
  • At least every five years, a periodic survey shall be carried out for those under the age of 40. For those over 40 years of age, a periodic examination shall be carried out at least every two years.

How it works

  1. Time for check-up
    When the service is ordered, your employee is booked to a health check. The time is communicated in an email to your employee and to you as the orderer.

  2. Appointments with sampling
    During the visit the employee meets with an occupational health physician and occupational health nurse for a health check including an ECG, a spirometry, cardiac and chest X-ray, sampling, visual and hearing tests and a physical work ability tests.

  3. Certificate of service is issued
    The occupational health physician issues a certificate of service for diving work.


You as a manager or authorized customer can order services directly online. After you have placed your order, we will send you a confirmation email.

Want to know more?

Please contact us if you want to know more about the service or how we can provide support to your business.