BSAC Twin-set Diver

Twinset Diver on the Rondo in the Sound of Mull

BSAC Twin-set Diver is a great course not only to extend your gas supplies but also as a first introduction to the equipment used for safer planned decompression diving.

It’s a stand-alone course that also complements and supports the Accelerated Decompression Procedures (ADP).

Twin-set Diver introduces an experienced club diver to the theme of self-sufficiency within buddy diving. You will learn how to become your own first port of call in an emergency and understand the equipment needed for this.

Pre-Requirements are;

To enrol on the Twin-set Diver course you must have already successfully completed a BSAC Sports Diver course with a 35m depth certification (or have equivalent certification from another recognised training agency including decompression and rescue capabilities).

You should also have 20 or more logged dives as a Advanced open water diver / Sports Diver.

You will learn;

You will develop your knowledge of twin-set diving including:

  • Kit configuration and ancillary equipment stowage.
  • How to respond to kit failure.
  • Practical twin-set diving techniques, including gas isolation and shut-down drills.
  • Multi-contingent dive planning for more adventurous diving, including run-time schedules.

The Twin-set Diver course includes four theory sessions, a dry practical session and a dive-planning session. It also includes a sheltered-water lesson, and two open-water dives with planned run times of between 25 and 40 minutes (to a maximum depth of 35m or within your qualification), to ensure that you have plenty of in-water time to practise the skills and discipline needed for twin-set diving.

This is a continually assessed course during which students must reach the required performance standards.

If you’re interested please get in touch with me on 07534 387152 or book now;

Published by Mark Lewis Adventures

I am a passionate adventurer, loving being in the mountains walking, climbing, scrambling as much as I love being under the water exploring shipwrecks, mines and caverns, or in search of treasure in the depths. My real passion lies in combining mountains and water and as such you’ll often find me either in the mountains altitude diving, or in the mountains ice diving. Both exhilarating and peaceful – allowing me to regenerate the inner me, whilst pushing myself physically and mentally.

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