Diving with a Stage

The second day at Vobster Quay has been a good one. We started with the introduction of a decompression stage to enable the diver to accelerate their decompression penalty by using a richer oxygen mix, which in turn helps expel the Nitrogen from the body. The dive went a bit Pete-tong as stress and pressureContinue reading “Diving with a Stage”

Accelerated decompression procedures course day1

Today was the first day of a decompression course that I’m running at Vobster Quay inland dive site. The weather was miserable but we were getting wet anyway so that didn’t bother us. We started the day talking through cylinder setup, analysing, labelling, deployment and re-stowing it. This was a good session where if weContinue reading “Accelerated decompression procedures course day1”

BSAC Decompression Procedures Done.

An early start had us assembled at Vobster ready to start our briefing by 820am. Kit check, safety briefing and everyone assembled by the water ready for our safety checks. That done and off we went. Always start a new day with a slight refresher on new skills, which we did without issues. Interestingly, inContinue reading “BSAC Decompression Procedures Done.”

Diving England’s Deepest Lake – Wastwater

We were greeted with a stunning morning at Turners Hall campsite. Following a brew, we packed up and headed off to Wastwater, stopping briefly at The Sawmill Cafe for some very tasty bacon baps. Arriving at the lake, Dan and I met up with Mark and Yasmin. We had a brief, checked kit, analysed everythingContinue reading “Diving England’s Deepest Lake – Wastwater”

TDI Advanced Nitrox Diving

TDI Advanced Nitrox Course qualifies divers to use enriched air nitrox from EAN 21 through EAN 100 percent to a maximum depth of 40 metres during dives that do not require staged decompression.

Tuckers Grave Inn ¦ Vobster Quay Diving ¦ Scuba Diving England’s Deepest Lake – Wastwater

Tuckers Grave Inn ¦ Vobster Quay Diving ¦ Scuba Diving England’s Deepest Lake – Wastwater