Further Training – Beyond the basics
As a BSAC club we can offer you further training and development beyond Ocean Diver
Sports Diver adds:
Dive Leader adds:
Diver Leaders are qualified to plan and lead dives with divers of all grades. This includes experience building dives under the supervision of an instructor.
They are qualified to manage and supervise diving at sites know to the club.
Advanced Diver adds:
Advanced Divers are qualified to plan and lead dives with divers of all grades. This includes experience building dives under the supervision of an instructor.
They are qualified to plan, manage and supervise diving expeditions to new sites.
Once you are a qualified Sports Diver you can choose to start training to become a BSAC Instructor. As with the diving qualifications there is a progression of grades and skill levels ( from Assistant Dive Instructor to Advanced or even National Instructor )
Skill Development Courses ( SDCs ):
SDCs complement your diving skills and are available from a wide range of diving related topics from Underwater Photography to Boat Handling to First Aid.
Like the Instructor Training courses these are usually held on a Regional basis where you learn together with students from other dive clubs in our area.