The Discover Scuba Diving Course is designed to introduce non-divers to the thrilling world of scuba (self-contained underwater breathing apparatus) with only a limited amount of theory and in-water training.
The half-day course description:
There will be a short theory session in which you will learn the important basic rules for scuba diving (dealing with water pressure, breathing on scuba, etc.).You will be shown the equipment and how it works before going into the shallow training area and practicing some easy skills to help familiarize yourself with breathing underwater and using the scuba equipment.By the end of the session, you'll be ready to go for a real dive!
The training session is followed by a shallow shore dive to Devil's Grotto or Eden Rock. An instructor will accompany the student at all times underwater and guide them through a 40 foot dive which will last about 30 to 40 minutes. After you have completed the course, you will probably want to dive again!You may sign up for a Repeat Resort Course.You may dive as many times as you wish within a 2-week period and you will not be required to take the pool and theory session again.You may dive from shore to Devil's Grotto and Eden Rock or do a boat dive to the West side or at Stingray City. Before you begin your course, you will be required to fill out a Student Information form this will be kept strictly confidential.This form is for your safety, it is important that you complete it accurately.If any part of the medical questionnaire applies to you, you will be required to consult a physician before participating in scuba activities.You may bring a signed medical clearance from your physician with you, please make certain that he indicates that you are fit to participate in scuba diving activities. Discover Scuba Course Cost:US $110.00Repeat Resort Dive:US $70.00 All equipment and instruction is included.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What are the age limits?
10 years old to 12 years old (at the dive center and instructors discretion). 12 years old and over can take part.
A very low ratio of 4 students to 1 instructor in the Open Water. (Maximum depth 40 feet)
The first dive site is no more than 40 feet deep with lots of reef critters for you look at!
Can I do more diving?
Yes? any of our one tank shallow dives in the afternoon including the famous Stingray City Dive. (for safety you will be limited to 40 feet maximum depth and will be accompanied by one of our instructors)?this is called a repeat resort dive and can only be booked after successful completion of the Discover Scuba Diving course (Resort Course).
What is included? 1.All training 2.All equipment. 3.Instruction. 4.1-tank Open Water Dive