Discover scuba dive DSD
Discover scuba dive
What is a DSD?
A DSD is asingle dive experience for novices without any experience of scuba diving, also known as a try dive. After learning some basic scuba theory, equalisation techniques to keep ears comfortable, signals for communication and equipment use on land/boat. You will begin your DSD in very shallow water (deep enough to to stand up) close to the sandy beach to practice a few safety drills with your PADI instructor before then heading off for a shallow dive exploring the local reef.
You will be amazed by the beautiful and abundant marine life we can find in shallow water.
The DSD is a fast way to discovering whether or not you wish to carry on toward gaining your scube certification and to find and photograph marine fish and reef.
Who can do a DSD PADI discover scuba dive
Anyone from 10 years or older can participate. (8+ years may take the PADI bubble maker dive)
You dont need to be able to swim to try scuba diving.
You should have resonable fitness for scuba diving activities. Please peruse the DSD course registration documentation and ensure that there are no medical conditions that may need a physicians approval to dive with.
Please check our scuba fitness page if you have any doubts.
Who does Discover scuba dive?
For those travellers who do not have so much time to devote to scuba diving or training as a DSD can be done in one dive trip, roughly half day on our boat from 12:00 until 17:00.
Or for those on a financial budget, as a DSD costs about a quarter of the cost to get certified open water diver.
A memorable expeience to share with friends and family one afternoon.
We can take upto 4 divers with our experienced instructors. We can easily accommodate larger groups with more of our staff in attendance.
11:00 Register for course by completing appropriate paper work. Equipment fitting.
12:30 Depart for scuba dive.
12:45 Relax as instructor prepares and checks your equipment. Listen to instructor briefing and shown equipment usage and underwater signals used.
13:30 Enter water and head to shallow water in which you can stand comfortably. Descend and acclimatise, practice equalisation of ears and a few drills for comfort.Then go explore the sea and see what you can find. Dive time between 25 – 55 mins depending.
14:40 Back on boat either chill out or get ready for an optional excursion dive for just another 1000B
17:00 Back to resort