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Instructor Crossover Course 9:00 AM
Instructor Crossover Course
May 11 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Cost £150 and there are 15 places available. Booking:—1107/ Further details: On this course you will attend a BSAC Open Water Instructor as an other-agency instructor. The course focuses on preparing and presenting a 45-minute practical skills lesson from the BSAC DTP in open water. During in-water practical sessions, you will see how BSAC instructors teach skills and you’ll get plenty of feedback as course instructors will give you advice and guidance on your journey to becoming a BSAC instructor. The action-packed day includes theory sessions, a demonstration lesson and the chance to deliver your own mini open-water.......
Open Water Instructor Course 9:00 AM
Open Water Instructor Course
May 11 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Description:Cost £72 – Places 15 Booking:—1073/ Further details: The main focus of the Open Water Instructor Course is on preparing and delivering practical skills lessons in open water. During in-water practical sessions, you will develop your personal instructing skills and you’ll get plenty of feedback as course instructors will give you advice and guidance on your personal progression. You will develop your practical instructing skills including: How to break down open water diving skills into easy steps. How to safely develop the skills of a trainee in open water. How to give constructive feedback to trainees. Practising your.......
Practical Instructor Exam 9:00 AM
Practical Instructor Exam
May 12 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
The cost to take the PIE is £61 and there are 15 places available. Booking:—1073/ Further details: The Practical Instructor Exam (PIE) will take around half a day, depending on local conditions. The day will start with an overall brief from the lead examiner on the day. You will then split into groups of three candidates to an examiner and be briefed on the lesson. You will be given around 30 minutes to prepare your lesson but during this time you will also need to move your equipment to the waterside and change into suits etc. Therefore, it.......
Diver Coxswain Assessment 9:00 AM
Diver Coxswain Assessment
May 18 @ 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Description:Cost: £80 – Places: 4 Book:—1348/ Further details: In the five-hour Diver Coxswain assessment you will be orally tested on your theory knowledge of boat safety equipment, what to do in an emergency, knots and rules of the road. You will be practically assessed on your skills covering: Voyage planning Boat preparation and safety Boat handling and manoeuvres Anchoring Dropping and recovering a shot line Coming alongside Approaching a shelving shore Safe drop off and recovery of divers Emergency actions including man overboard Recovery onto a trailer
Buoyancy and Trim Workshop 9:00 AM
Buoyancy and Trim Workshop
May 19 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Description:Cost: £50 – Places: 8 Book:—1218/ Further details: The Buoyancy and Trim Workshop includes one theory session and two open-water dives. You will be taught the value of control and relaxation to achieve an optimum position in the water. You will understand what affects buoyancy underwater and the practical steps you need to take to achieve and maintain a horizontal diving posture. You will also have plenty of in-water time to practise your new skills to descend, hover, ascend, swim horizontally and the experienced course instructors will give you plenty of feedback and help you to adjust your.......
CCR Inspiration/Evolution Diver (MOD 1) 8:30 AM
CCR Inspiration/Evolution Diver (MOD 1)
May 23 @ 8:30 AM – May 26 @ 5:00 PM
Description:Cost: £500 – Places: 2 Book:—1352/ Further details: You’ll learn to safely dive a closed-circuit rebreather to a maximum of 40 metres using air diluent, including carrying out decompression and gas planning. You’ll develop your practical CCR diving techniques and get to grips with how to respond to kit failure. The CCR Diver (40m) course includes nine theory sessions covering physics, physiology, dive conduct and potential kit problems, and two dry practical sessions on preparing and maintaining your rebreather. There is a sheltered-water training dive to introduce new skills. Then you’ll spend at least 360 minutes on a.......
Accelerated Decompression Procedures 9:00 AM
Accelerated Decompression Procedures
May 25 @ 9:00 AM – May 26 @ 5:30 PM
Cost is £150 and only 4 spaces are available. Booking:—1176/ Further details: Location: Split between Capernwray & Wast Water On this course you will learn to plan and conduct dives using nitrox mixes with up to 80 per cent oxygen as a deco gas, using a stage cylinder, and you will practise the skills needed to become a more self-reliant diver. You will develop your knowledge of accelerated decompression diving, including: Diving physics and physiology Kit configuration to achieve redundancy and self-reliance Using the BSAC Ox-stop tables Practical stage-cylinder diving techniques, including regulator switching, and run-time management Dive.......