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Peak Performance Buoyancy Course

Who should take this course?

Excellent buoyancy control is what defines skilled scuba divers. You’ve seen them underwater. They glide effortlessly, use less air and ascend, descend or hover almost as if by thought. They more easily observe aquatic life without disturbing their surroundings. You can achieve this, too. The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty course improves the buoyancy skills you learned as a new diver and elevates them to the next level.PADI (Junior) Open Water Divers or higher, who are at least 10 years old, are eligible to take the Peak Performance Buoyancy course.

What will you learn?

During two scuba dives, you’ll learn how to:

  • Determine the exact weight you need, so you’re not too light or too heavy.
  • Trim your weight system and scuba gear so you’re perfectly balanced in the water.
  • Streamline to save energy, use air more efficiently and move more smoothly through the water.
  • Hover effortlessly in any position – vertical or horizontal.

Get credit! The first dive of this course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your AOWD certification – ask your instructor about earning credit.New to rebreathers ? This course has many helpful tips to achieving good buoyancy control when rebreather diving.

How can you start learning now?

Contact us and start your course now

Next Step

Be positive and earn your next certification:

PADI Wreck Diver Course

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Whether sunk on purpose as an artificial reef or the result of mishap, wrecks open fascinating windows to the past. Most divers find wrecked ships, airplanes and even cars nearly irresistible because they’re intriguing to explore, exciting avenues of discovery, and usually teeming with aquatic life. The PADI Wreck Diver course teaches you the ins and outs of rewarding, responsible wreck diving.

The Fun Part

The fun part of the PADI Wreck Diver course is visiting wrecks, unlocking mysteries and starting to gain the knowledge and experience that allows you to see things that others overlook. Sometimes, only the trained, experienced eye recognizes that a small hole or open door likely caused the vessel’s demise.

  What You Learn

·         Techniques for diving and exploring shipwrecks, and how to avoid common hazards

·         How to research and learn the background of your favourite wrecks

·         Wreck scuba diving equipment considerations

·         Considerations and techniques for entering intact wrecks

·         Experience in planning, organizing and making at least four wreck dives under the supervision of your PADI Instructor

Contact us using our online form or give us a call for a chat on: 01204 864951

PADI Wreck Diver Course Bolton Manchester Lancashire

 

Search and Recovery Diver Course

PADI Search and Recovery Diver Course Bolton

Have you ever dropped something in the water? Are you looking for lost “treasure”? The PADI Search and Recovery Diver Specialty course will teach you effective ways to find objects underwater and bring them to the surface. Small, large or just awkward, there is a way to bring them up.Search and Recovery Diver Course Bolton lancashire

The Fun Part

Find lost items and lift them to the surface. It’s fun to use the lift bag. Not only are these skills fun, but very practical and ultimately useful because eventually, you’ll lose something in the water. As a Search and Recovery Diver, you’ll know how to search for and recover it.

What You Learn

·         Search and recovery dive planning, organization, procedures, techniques and how to deal with potential problems

·         How to locate large and small objects using search patterns

·         How to use a lift bag and other recovery methods

Limited visibility search techniques

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PADI Search and Recovery Diver Course Lancashire

The PADI Underwater Navigator

The PADI Underwater Navigator Course

Be the diver everyone wants to follow and make your sense of direction legendary with the PADI Underwater Navigator Specialty course.

The Fun Part

Finding your way is not a matter of luck! When everyone’s buzzing about a reef or checking out a shipwreck, they’re having a great time – until it’s time to go. Then they turn to you, because as a PADI Underwater Navigator, you know the way back to the boat.

What You Learn

Underwater navigation can be challenging, but in the PADI Underwater Navigator Specialty course, you master the challenge. You learn the tools of the trade, including navigation via natural clues and by compass.

You learn

·         Navigation patterns

·         Natural navigation (without a compass)

·         Compass navigation

·         How to “mark” or relocate a submerged object or position from the surface

·         Underwater map making

·         How to follow irregular courses with the Nav-Finder

·         Dive site relocation

·         How to estimate distance underwater

Prerequisites

You must be:

·         A PADI Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from  another organization)

·         At least 10 years old

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PADI Underwater Navigator Course Bolton Lancashire

Scuba Diving with Enriched Air Nitrox

Benefits of Scuba Diving with Enriched Air Nitrox

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The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba diving course, and it’s easy to see why. Scuba diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more no decompression dive time. This means more time underwater, especially on repetitive scuba dives.

The Fun Part

You can typically stay down longer and get back the water sooner. No wonder many divers choose this as their very first specialty.

What You Learn

·         Techniques for getting more dive time by using enriched air nitrox

·         Enriched air scuba diving equipment considerations

Enriched air considerations, including managing oxygen exposure, how to tell what’s in your scuba tank and how to set your dive computer.

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PADI Deep Diver Course

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After your first few scuba dives, you soon want to explore a bit deeper. There’s something exciting and mysterious about the depth that attracts dives.

The Fun Part

The fun part about this course is the opportunity to explore the deep. It’s exhilarating.

What You Learn

·         Techniques for diving in the deeper  range of 18-40 metres/ 60-130 feet
Deep scuba diving equipment considerations

·         Experience in planning, organizing and making at least four deep dives under the supervision of our PADI Instructor

Contact us using our online form or give us a call for a chat on: 01204 864951

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PADI Night Diver Course

Who should take this course?

The thought of dipping below the surface at night seems mysterious, yet so alluring. Although you’ve been scuba diving at a site many times before, at night you drop into a whole new world and watch it come to life under the glow of your dive light. The scene changes as day creatures retire and nocturnal organisms emerge. If you’ve wondered what happens underwater after the sun goes down, sign up for the PADI Night Diver Specialty course.

PADI (Junior) Open Water Divers or higher, who are at least 12 years old, can enroll in the Night Diver specialty course.

What will you learn?

Scuba diving at night teaches you to focus on what you can see in your light’s beam, on controlling your buoyancy by feel, on staying with your buddy and on paying attention to details you may overlook during the day. During three night dives, you’ll practice:

  • Light handling and communication techniques.
  • Entering, exiting and navigating in the dark.
  • Identifying how plants and animals differ or change behavior at night.

The first dive of this course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your advanced open water certification – ask us for more info

How can you start learning now?

Book online now or contact us for more info

What scuba gear will you use?

Along with your basic kit you’ll need a primary torch and want to have a backup light, too. we can go through any additional equipment and we have a wide variety of lights/torches

Next Step

Book online


PADI Multilevel Diver Course

Who should take this course?

In the old days, dive profiles were calculated from the surface down to a maximum depth, then back to the surface. Now, dive computers continually analyze your depth – giving you more bottom time for going shallower and allowing you to maximize your dive time. If you’d like to understand more about dive computers and learn how you can use tools like the eRDPMLTM to plan multilevel dives, then the Multilevel Diver Specialty course is for you.

If you’re a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver who is at least 12 years old, you can enroll in the Multilevel Diver course.

What will you learn?

You’ll review decompression theory as it relates to multilevel diving and dive computer models, and plan multilevel dives using the eRDPML. During the first of your two multilevel dives, you’ll plan and execute a two-level dive, and on the second dive, you’ll complete a three-level scuba dive.

Get credit! The first dive of this course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your AOWD certification – ask your instructor about earning credit.

How can you start learning now?

contact us to sign up for the course, and to get an eRDPML and Instructions for Use booklet. Start learning to use this multilevel dive planner on your own before meeting with your PADI Instructor.

What scuba gear will you use?

Besides basic kit you’ll want to have your own dive computer and a slate to record dive information. Ask us for more info

 

PADI Equipment Specialist

Who should take this course?

Don’t miss a dive due to minor issues with your scuba diving equipment. Whether it’s a missing o-ring, wet-suit tear or a broken fin strap, the PADI Equipment Specialist course teaches you to manage basic repairs and adjustments. You’ll also learn more about how your gear works, making you more comfortable with it and better prepared to take care of your investment.If you’re at least 10 years old and certified as a PADI (Junior) Scuba Diver or higher, you can enroll in the Equipment Specialist course.

What will you learn?

You’ll learn about routine care and maintenance procedures as well as scuba equipment storage recommendations. Your instructor will show you how to overcome some common equipment problems and offer equipment configuration suggestions. You may even get to jump into the water to try new or unfamiliar equipment.

How can you start learning now?

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Advanced Open Water Diver

Exploration, Excitement, Experiences.

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That’s what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. And no, you don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver course.  This course helps you increase your confidence and build your scuba diving skills so you can become more comfortable in the water.  This is a great way to get more dives under your belt while continuing to learn under the supervision of your LGS PADI instructor.  This course builds on what you’ve learned and develops new capabilities by introducing you to new activities and new ways to have fun scuba diving.

You’ll hone your skills by completing five adventure dives that introduce you to:

·         Underwater navigation

·         Deeper water diving  (typically anywhere from 18-30 metres)

·         A sampler of three more Adventure Dives of your choice

The Fun Part: Your Choice

One reason you’ll love the Advanced Open Water Diver course is that you and your instructor choose from 15 types of Adventure Dives to complete your course. You can try your hand at digital underwater photography, wreck diving, night diving, diving with underwater scooters, peak performance buoyancy and much more.

·         Get credit! Each Adventure Dive in the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course may credit toward the first dive of the corresponding PADI Specialty Diver course.

Prerequisites

To take this course, you must be:

·         A PADI Open Water Diver  (or qualifying certification from another training organization)

·         15 years old (12 for Junior Advanced Open Water Diver)

Start the Advanced Open Water Diver Course Online

What You Learn

The knowledge and skills you get in the Advanced Open Water Diver course vary with your interest and the adventures you have, but include

·         Practical aspects of deep diving

·         Physiological effects of deeper scuba diving.

·         More ways to use your underwater compass

·         How to navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks and time

·         How to better use your dive computer and electronic Recreational Dive PlannerTM (eRDPTM)

·         And much, much more, depending on the Adventure Dives you choose


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