Published on by LEUT Anthony Martin (author), ABIS Leon Dafonte Fernandez (photographer)
Students of the Royal Australian Navy Underwater Medicine Clinician course, have celebrated the completion of seven months training with an informal graduation held outside the Submarine Underwater Medical Unit at HMAS Penguin.
Published on by Royal Australian Navy (author), SGT Ricky Fuller (photographer)
As part of the ADF’s ongoing commitment to the war in Afghanistan, RAN underwater medicine clinicians and doctors are deployed to this arid and rugged landscape, far away from the oceans where they usually ply their trade.
Published on by Ms Natalie Staples (author), ABIS Sarah Ebsworth (photographer)
After two years of construction, the upgraded Royal Australian Navy Diving School and the Submarine and Underwater Medicine Unit (SUMU) at HMAS Penguin was officially opened by Deputy Chief of Navy, Rear Admiral Michael van Balen today.