Hot Springs Fire Departments Dive Team was established in 2016 consisting of 10 highly trained Rescue/Public Safety Divers. These divers have received specialized training and education in underwater search and recovery techniques. The purpose of team when requested is to assist with aquatic rescues, underwater recovery and subsurface investigative services. The Dive Team actively provides support to County incident scenes when called upon. Dive Team members are also a part of the Hot Springs Fire Department Swift Water Rescue Team.