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Master Class in Diving #01

Take your diving to a new level with our master class in diving

The most important equipment used in scuba diving is YOU.
The master class in scuba diving will maximise your diving experience and expands on every diving skills
We are firm believers that all divers should take this course not only to improve your diving techniques, but to improve your diving overall.

The course is run by David Cohen, who is a NAUI, SSI, SAUU, PADI, TDI, and Divetek qualified instructor, with over 36 years experience in the diving industry. he has authored several books and training manuals on scuba diving, as well as developed several improved diving techniques.

 

The course will cover the below techniques :

  • Buoyancy and how to dive with fewer weights
  • Physiological stress
  • Dense gas restriction
  • Negative effects of drag
  • Regulators – unbalanced vs balanced
  • Neutrally buoyant cylinders
  • The right BC’s to dive with
  • Decompression, dive computers and deep stops
  • Different techniques to improve your dive style
  • Compass revision
  • Equipment configuration
  • Getting into the boat

Course Pre-requisites:

  • Clients must be able to swim
  • Minimum Age: 16
  • Maximum Age: No limit provided the client is healthy with no prior medical conditions.
  • Prior Medical Conditions must be discussed with the Instructor allocated to the Course.
  • Special mention should be made of the following Medical Conditions:
    – Asthma
    – Epilepsy
    – Heart Disorders
    – Lung Disorders
    – Severe Claustrophobia
    – Recent Chest Colds
    – Recent Sinus Infections, Treatments and/or Surgeries

(Please note: Not all of the above mentioned medical conditions are a definite exclusion from an Advanced Scuba Diver Course, and a participant may engage in the course provided a Medical Certificate is provided by his/her Doctor stating that said participant is fit to Dive.)

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January 24 2020

Details

Start: January 24 @ 8:00 am
End: January 26 @ 5:00 pm
Cost: R4400
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Venue

Sterkfontein Dam

South Africa

Schedule

  • The course is made up of 3 dive sessions:
  • Dive 1 with focus on:
  • -backward roll
  • -neutral buoyancy by reducing weights
  • -moving on the surface skills
  • -how to get down
  • -the pin drop
  • -best practice for ascent
  • -controlling your safety stop while under weighted
  • -correct attitude, buoyancy and breathing
  • Dive 2 will focus on:
  • -buddy diving
  • -solo diving
  • -diving without a bc
  • -“flying” skills
  • Dive 3 will focus on:
  • -compass use
  • -practising all the techniques you have learnt in a dive.
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The Schedules require huge effort and planning from each allocated Instructor and participants are expected to attend the class on time and as scheduled.
Should a participant need to cancel for whatever reason - please contact the allocated Instructor.
Due to the nature of the cancellations, we do require a minimum of 2 participants in order to run the course and a maximum of 4. Should we not have the minimum number required, the course will be moved to the next available date.