Scuba Diving in Berkshire
Discover the underwater world of scuba diving at a swimming pool in Berkshire. After a briefing and introduction, receive expert scuba advice on safety and underwater mobility techniques that open up a whole new blue world. Once in the water, learn how to breathe and achieve buoyancy while wearing all the equipment necessary. Feel safe and comfortable under completely controlled conditions, whether a total beginner or someone who's dived once or twice before, and gain the skills necessary to one day go on to a PADI Open Water Diving Course and, hopefully, dive in the big blue.
- Head to Berkshire and learn to scuba dive
- Basic skills taught by expert scuba instructors
- Learn to breath underwater and achieve buoyancy
- Ideal for those considering a course in scuba
- Availability Description
Sundays from February to November. Book at least two weeks in advance.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum age is 10. Must be in good health and comfortable in water. If you suffer from asthma, diabetes, claustrophobia or any respiratory, heart or other medical conditions, advance written medical approval from your doctor is required.
Lasts around two hours (starting at either 12.45pm or 2.30pm) , but this may vary depending on the standard of pupils. Around half an hour is spent in the pool.
- Numbers on the Day
There is a maximum pupil to tutor ratio of 8:1.
- Dress Code
Bring a swimming costume, a towel and a T-shirt each to wear in the water as a cushion from the scuba apparatus, which can sometimes rub. All other equipment is provided, including tanks, masks and scuba gear.
- Other Info
All participants are required to sign a medical declaration and disclaimer before taking part. No previous experience is necessary, beginners are welcome.