Torfaen & District Sub Aqua Club
To ensure that student receive experience in a range of conditions, the Open Water dives must include four conditions from the following, appropriate to the local conditions in which they will subsequently be diving.
Dive using Nitrox 32% or 36%
Low Visibility Dive
Small Boat Dive
Large Boat Dive
Dive in Protective Clothing
Maximum Depth achieved in Training
Minimum of four/five dives - 120 min of O/W lessons confirmed.
Post Qualification Depth Progression to 20metres
A Diver who can participate in dives not requiring mandatory decompression stops, in controlled open water conditions and under the supervision of a Dive Manager, to a depth not exceeding 20m.
Shown below are the critierias required to obtain the grade of Ocean Diver
Self Declaration of Fitness to Dive
OT1 - Classroom Lesson - Ocean Diver Training
OS1 - Sheltered Water Lesson - Being Underwater
OT2 - Classroom Lesson - Diving Equipment & Diving Signals
OS2 - Sheltered Water Lesson - Basic Skills
OT3 - Classroom Lesson - The Body & Effects of Diving
OS3 - Sheltered Water Lesson - Developing Skills
OT4 - Classroom Lesson - Planning to go Diving
OS4 - Sheltered Water Lesson - Beyond Basics
OT5 - Classroom Lesson - Going Diving
OS5 - Sheltered Water Lesson - Safety Skills
OT6 - Classroom Lesson - What happens if......?
001 - Open Water Lesson - The First Open Water Dive
OT7 - Classroom Lesson - Enjoying your Diving
002 - Open Water Lesson - The Second Open Water Dive
003 - Open Water Lesson - The Third Open Water Dive
004 - Open Water Lesson - The Fourth Open Water Dive
005 - Open Water Lesson - The Fifth Open Water Dive