PADI Twin Set Diver

Ever wondered if twin set diving is for you? This course is an introduction to the skills involved in diving on a twin set, including kit configuration and emergency procedures. 

 

It will develop your practical knowledge of twin set diving and is a great way to increase your dive skills.

 

What Will You Learn?

There are several advantages to diving with a twin set including more available gas, extra supply for safety and stability underwater. 

 

The Twin Set Diver course is designed to familiarise divers with the skills, knowledge, planning, configuration, hazards and benefits of diving with twin scuba cylinders.

 

During the course you will practice a variety of skills required for twin set diving including:

 

  • equipment set-up and configuration

  • air shut down drills

  • emergency procedures

  • basic decompression procedures

  • gas switching
     

You will also learn how to calculate your surface air consumption rate in order to estimate your gas supply requirements for a given depth and time.

 

Once qualified you will be able to plan, organise and conduct safe dives using a twinset.

 

Course Pre-requisites

You must be a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or have an equivalent qualifying certification), have at least 25 logged dives and be over 15 years old.

 

Knowledge Development

A theory session prior to the dives will tell you everything you need to know for the course. 

 

This will cover the advantages and disadvantages of diving with twin sets, gas management, components of a twin set system and dealing with equipment failure.

 

Confined Water Dives

You will complete a confined water training session in a twin set prior to the open water dives to practice rigging your twin set and demonstrate buoyancy and emergency procedure skills.

 

If you want to try the Twin Sets in the pool just to see if Twin Set diving is for you we offer a Twin Set 'taster' which covers the basic skills and drills for just £35.

 

Open Water Dives

2 x open water dives 
 

What's Included?

  • Pool session to practice skills

  • Theory session

  • PADI certification

  • Full equipment hire including drysuit and Twinset
     

We offer flexible course timetabling to meet your schedule and work with small groups to ensure personal tuition at all times.
 

How Much Does It Cost?

£250
 

 

Call 01603 485000 or click the 'Contact Us' button to find out about dates and availability.