The Mission of CSIDT-International is to provide professional training regarding safe diving operations and underwater forensics crime scene investigations, meeting and exceeding the general consensus standards of legal requirements.
To implement and undertake specific actions to create and execute the crime scene investigator diver technologist mandate as well as action specialized procedures which meet and exceed the needs of all law enforcement, fire fighters, emergency & medical staff, private investigators and attorneys, as an integral part of our program.
To promote knowledge, professionalism, integrity and competency in underwater forensics
To assist and encourage underwater forensic experts to exchange scientific and technical information to encourage learning
To promote the advancement and recognition of the role of underwater crime scene investigation within the forensic community
To facilitate conferences, symposiums, training, meetings and workshops to ensure certification is at or above the standard
To address confidentiality, standards and standardization in underwater forensic investigation