Progress your diving

These qualifications are generally available for in-house training. All are recognised world-wide.

BSAC Sports Diver

With progression this qualifies you to dive to a maximum depth of 35 metres. Link to BSAC Syllabus A11_Sport_Diver__0212

BSAC Dive Leader

Qualifies you to dive to a maximum depth of 50 metres. Link to BSAC Syllabus A12_Diver_Leader_0212

Advanced Diver

Qualifies you to organise more adventurous branch dives including expedition dives and dives at unknown sites. Link to BSAC Syllabus A13_Advanced_Diver_0212(1)


Skill Development Courses available: in-house or BSAC Regional Training.  Further information may be found here

Safety and rescue skills
Advanced Lifesaver Award
Automated External Defibrillator
First Aid for Divers
Lifesaver Award
Oxygen Administration
Practical Rescue Management

Extending the range
Advanced Nitrox Diver
Sport Mixed Gas – open circuit
Sport Mixed Gas – CCR
Explorer Mixed Gas – open circuit
Explorer Mixed Gas – CCR
Decompression workshop
Closed Circuit Rebreather
Technical Instructor workshops

Seamanship skills
Boat Handling
Chartwork and Position Fixing
Diver Cox’n
Outboard and Boat Maintenance

Special interest
Marine Life Appreciation
Underwater Photography
Wreck Appreciation

Club diving skills
Buoyancy and Trim Workshop
Compressor Operation
Dive Planning and Management
Equipment Care
Mixed Gas Blender
Search and Recovery

Training workshops
Dive Leader
Advanced Diver