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This course provides the essential knowledge and skills needed to prepare for open water diving. The Ocean Diver course prepares for this in the safety of a swimming pool or sheltered water and an introduction to open water in a controlled, safe manner. Experience and confidence will be gained under the guidance of a qualified instructor. Maximum depth - 20m.
Sports Diver training builds a sound foundation of open water diving skills and experience with structured, practical lessons. Qualified Sports Divers are ready to take part in dives with other Sports Divers or higher. Depth can be built progressively to a maximum of 35m after qualfying. Sports Divers can embark on the first stage of the route of instruction.
* 1 Day
This course is designed to teach the administration of oxygen as a means on increasing the effectiveness of First Aid treatment of diving accidents. This course gives confidence to divers so they can assist with a diving-related injury.
Dive Leader training covers responsibilities and safety of leading other divers. Practical lessons will give divers confidence to deal with emergencies. Leading a dive will develop enjoyment, confidence and experience as a diver.Depth can be built progressively to a maximum of 50m after qualfying.Dive Leaders are eligible to progress to Open Water Instructor.
* 1 Day
The Advanced Diver course further develops knowledge and skills. Divers gain experience in planning dives at different sites and different circumstances. Additional experience will be gained in using small boats, chartwork. navigation and many other related skills. BSAC consider this grade as being a fully trained diver.Advanced Divers are eligible to progress to Advanced Instructor.
Crossover to BSAC
The great news is, your diving qualification is recognised and you can continue to dive within the limits of your certification.Also if you want to further your training with a BSAC qualification, your diver grade is recognised as an entry level to progress to the next higher BSAC grade without penalty – it’s that easy. For example – divers transferring from PADI: PADI Open Water or Advanced Open WaterSimilar to: BSAC Ocean Diver Progress to: BSAC Sports Diver. PADI Rescue Diver Similar to: Sports DiverProgress to: Dive Leader.
Bought a new dry-suit but not sure how to use it? No problem, Practical training and advice available before you take that committing plunge in the sea.