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SCUBA Training #1

April 6, 2019 - April 7, 2019

Last updated on January 20th, 2019 at 12:05 am

PADI Certified SCUBA Training (Optional)

OIC: Lt Morton

Dates: 7 & 8 April & 5 & 6 May

Course Overview:

Classroom and practical experience with dive equipment in a 10 foot deep pool allows students to complete the instruction portion leading to open water dive certification. Course includes 16 hours of instruction and dives with a certified dive master during a consecutive Friday night Saturday and Sunday in April.

Price includes all written course material and use of dive equipment.  Students must provide their own snorkel, mask  fins and dive boots.   Course material will be provided to Cadets in early March.

Classroom instruction location: to be announced

Open water certification to be held in May and is included in the fee.  Final certification consists of 4 dives to a depth of 30 feet to be conducted over one weekend.  Certification is good for life.  Cadets must be medically fit and be able to swim 200 metres and tread water for 10 minutes.  Cadets will be tested on these skills prior to the in water portion of the course

Open Water Certification  location: to be announced

This course is limited to Red Star Cadets and above.  Parents may participate based on available space with Cadets having priority.  Parents must submit or have a valid VSS police check on file prior to March 1st.

This is an optional Cadet event.  You are requested to review the letter of consent and release of liability information before completing the form(s) listed below.

Cost to Cadet for This Event:

Cadet:  TBA

Parent: TBA

Cancellation Policy:  To be announced


Saturday & Sunday 7 & 8 April

1200 – 1600 Classroom Instruction

1630 – 1900 In pool portion

***Cadets are responsible for their own dinner on both days

Saturday & Sunday 5 & 4 May

Cadets must pick up BCD, tanks and wetsuit TBD

            0900-1600 Open Water Certification

Kit List:

Cadets must bring the following items:

  1. Course material and dive log book
  2. Health card
  3. Bathing suit and towel

Form(s) to complete and return to attend this event:

All forms are due 17 January with payment.  Cheques may be post dated to 31 January

1. 2018 SCUBA Information & Forms Package


April 6, 2019
April 7, 2019

A MANDATORY event indicates required participation by a cadet.  Failure to participate will affect future optional training and the summer training (camp) eligibility.