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FAQ...

Okay, here are some of the frequently asked questions, were sure you will have many more, please pick up the phone or pop in and ask us....

Q How young can you start diving?
 

A You can enrol on the PADI Bubblemaker at 8, or the Junior Open Water Course at 10 years old.

 

Q Do I need a medical?

 

A You are asked to fill in a medical questionnaire, if you answer yes to any of the questions you are required to have a medical

 

Q What is the first course that certifies me as a diver?

 

A The PADI Open Water Course certifies you as a diver

 

Q How deep can I dive?

 

A The Open Water Course certifies you to a maximum depth of 18m, the Adventure Diver (Advanced) Course certifies you to a recommended maximum of 30m.

 

Q Are there risks involved in diving?

 

A As in every sport there is a risk, statistics show that SCUBA diving is safer than bowling.

 

Q Is diving expensive?

 

A Diving can be as cheap or as expensive as you want it to be
 

Q How much is the PADI Open Water Course?

 

A The PADI Open Water Course costs 299.00, this includes your books, hire of equipment, your tuition, the pool session, the open water dives and certification.

 

Q How long does the PADI Open Water Course Lasts?

 

A The PADI Open Water Course is performance based, so it depends on the individual. It normally takes between 2 and 8 weeks

 

Q Do I have to be a strong swimmer?

 

A No, you have to be able to pass a basic swimming test. If required swimming tuition can be provided.

 

If you have any question on diving,
 

please feel free to contact us
 

 

E-mail: dive@oceandreams.co.uk