Take those all-important first steps to becoming an underwater diver with this fun and educational kids scuba diving experience. Learn all about the incredible aquatic world of scuba diving as well as absorbing some great underwater skills. Following a detailed introductory briefing, get kitted out in full scuba equipment before hopping into the swimming pool. Once in the water get to grips with the apparatus, learn to breathe underwater and achieve the amazing sensation of weightlessness. A fully qualified PADI scuba diving instructor will remain on hand throughout the session to offer help and guidance. To conclude, take home a surprise gift as a special memento.
This experience is for children aged 8 up to 12 or 14 who are fit and healthy. Beginners welcome. If you suffer from asthma, diabetes, claustrophobia or any respiratory, heart or other medical conditions, you'll need written medical approval to take part
Your experience will last for one and a half to two hours, depending on the standard of pupils. You'll spend around half an hour in the pool.
Numbers on the Day
There is a maximum pupil to tutor ratio of between 4:1 and 6:1.
Spectator facilities vary from venue to venue - please check when booking. There are usually facilities where parents can watch or wait.
Bring a swimming costume, a towel and a T-shirt to wear in the water (to stop the scuba apparatus rubbing against your skin). All other equipment will be provided, including your tank, mask and scuba gear.
Please check suitability to participate before booking. An adult is required to sign a medical declaration and disclaimer on behalf of the participants before they start their diving tuition.