Take a look at the new Ocean Diver course starting in January
Great news, the dates for our first Ocean Diver Course of 2020 are now confirmed.

Before you sign up: 

Check you will enjoy it; we all love scuba diving and we hope you will too but if you are unsure then contact us to book a try dive.
Check you are meet the medical and age requirements to scuba dive: https://www.marlinsac.com/learn/
BSAC, our governing body, have a lot of good information about the Ocean Diver course on their website if you want to learn more:
Once you are ready, complete the medical form and email it to [email protected]

Course Dates

Sign up day 16th Jan 2020
Arrive at 8pm to complete all the paperwork and pay for the course via BACS.
  • OD Course Fee: £150
  • OD Course Pack: £45
  • You will also complete the direct debit forms for BSAC Membership (£50) and Club Membership (£50) which will be debited in February.
At 9pm we will start with Theory lecture 1: Adapting to the underwater world

Lesson Plan

23rd Jan Pool 1: Being underwater 
30th Jan Theory 2: The body and the effects of diving
6th Feb Pool 2: Basic skills
13th Feb Theory 3: Going diving
20th Feb Pool 3: Developing skills
27th Feb Theory 4: Dive planning
5th March Pool 4: Beyond the basics
12th March Theory 5: What happens if?
19th March Pool 5: Safety skills
26th March Theory 6: Enjoying your diving
2nd April Catch up lecture session
9th April Catch up pool session
16th April Theory Exam

Moving to open water

Our open water lessons take place at Stoney Cove, there are 5 lessons to cover over 1 or 2 days.
These days will need to be booked with one of our instructors once you have completed your pool training. 

The Open water modules are:

  • OO1 – Introduction to open water 
  • OO2 – Developing open water skills
  • OO3 – Open water rescue skills
  • OO4 – Buddy diving skills