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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
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:
Cancellation Policy: To be announced
Saturday & Sunday 7 & 8 April
***Cadets are responsible for their own dinner on both days
Saturday & Sunday 5 & 4 May
Cadets must pick up BCD, tanks and wetsuit TBD
Cadets must bring the following items:
- Course material and dive log book
- Health card
- 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
A MANDATORY event indicates required participation by a cadet. Failure to participate will affect future optional training and the summer training (camp) eligibility.