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BSAC Skill Development Courses

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BSAC Skill Development Courses

To supplement the BSAC training syllabus, there is a range of additional courses available. A selection of these courses are run by us as a club, others at a regional or national level.

There is a course for everyone. Members are free to choose the courses that most interest them. 

The following courses are available...

Club Diving

  • Accelerated Decompression Procedures (ADP)
  • Buoyancy and Trim Workshop
  • Compressor Operation
  • Dive Planning and Management
  • Equipment Care
  • Mixed Gas Blender / Nitrox Gas Blender
  • Search and Recovery
  • Wreck Appreciation

Safety & Rescue

  • Advanced Lifesaver Award
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • First Aid for Divers 
  • Lifesaver Award 
  • Oxygen Administration 
  • Practical Rescue Management

Seamanship

  • Boat Handling 
  • Chartwork and Position Fixing 
  • Diver Coxswain Assessment 
  • Outboard Engine and Boat Maintenance

Special Interest

  • Underwater Photography
  • Ice Diving

Technical
Mixed gas open circuit courses:

  • Sport Mixed Gas Diver (Gas Mix: ≥20/≤30, up to 50m) 
  • Explorer Mixed Gas Diver (Gas Mix: ≥18/≤35, up to 60m) 
  • Advanced Mixed Gas Diver (Gas Mix: <18/>35, up to 80m)

Rebreather and mixed gas rebreather courses:

  • CCR Inspiration Evolution/Vision Diver 
  • Sport Mixed Gas CCR Diver (Gas Mix: ≥20/≤30, up to 50m) 
  • Explorer Mixed Gas CCR Diver (Gas Mix: ≥18/≤35, up to 60m) 
  • Advanced Mixed Gas CCR Diver (Gas Mix: <18/>35, up to 80m)
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