Whether you’re new to diving, a seasoned professional or a toe dipper we can accommodate all
Ocean Diver Course
Anyone over the age of 12 can learn to dive as long as they can demonstrate that they can swim 200m in a pool and have passed the BSAC medical.
Sports Diver Course
Those who have passed their Ocean Diver course or the equivalent certification from another recognised diving school
Dive Leader Course
Members who wish to take on a more active role in their club wishing to help organise trips and lead dives.
You will need to have completed your Sports Diver or equivalent recognised certification and have signed off your depth progression to 35m.
You also need to be aged 14 years or older.
Advanced Diver Course
Advanced Diver training is essential for Dive Leaders who want to organise diving to places they’ve not been before, or Open Water Instructors who want to become Advanced Instructors.
You must have successfully completed a BSAC Dive Leader course (or have equivalent certification from another recognised training agency) and you must be at least 14 years old.
There are a multitude of additional courses we can run to help you progress your skills as a diver. These courses cover BSAC recognised skills such as:
- Technical diving
- Boat handling
- Twin set diving
- Mixed gases
- Diver coxwain
- Many health and safety courses including diver first aid
- Underwater photography
- Ice diving
- Wreck diving
- Cave diving
- Buoyancy and trim
- Marine life appreciation
- Search and recovery
We can also deliver more specialised courses such as Nautical Archaeology and Photogrammetry. Here at ECSAC we avtively encourage our members to seek out new skills and to bring them to the club.