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Into the Deep is a small, friendly, family run business based in Cheshire, UK.

Dave has a wealth of over 20 years experience Scuba Diving. Having begun his instructing career over seas, in the Canary Islands, recently decided to set up independently in the UK.

Into the Deep caters for all ages & abilities from Try Dives (For those wanting to dip their toe in to see if they like it & want to progress further; no obligation) or the Reactivate Programme (For those who already hold their PADI Open Water But haven’t dived for a while) to the professional certification of Dive Master & beyond.

Courses are also available for children from Age 8. (Please ask for details)

All knowledge development & skill tests are devised personally to each student in order to cater to everyone’s individual needs offering a more personal learning approach.

There is never more than 4 students per instructor at any one time & various payment options are available.

DISCOUNTED RATES:

There are discounted rates available for group bookings, members of HM & Allied Armed Forces (Ex & Serving), Emergency Services & those working in the NHS; & their families.

Pool sessions are currently being held every other Friday at Cheadle Life Leisure.

For further information or to book please call Dave direct on: 07402 265 631 or email: info@intothedeep.co.uk

TRY DIVE

Try Dive sessions give you the opportunity to experience the sensation of breathing underwater. You will spend one hour trying the equipment and being introduced to the world of scuba diving.

Who can take this course?

You must be at least 10 years old

What does the course involve?

Pool session for one hour

What is included in the course fee?

All scuba diving equipment

Swimming pool entry fee


PADI DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING

The PADI Discover Scuba Diving course gives you the opportunity to take your first breaths under water. Your instructor will guide you through the basic skills of scuba diving in the comfort of a swimming pool. This short course will appeal to anybody who wants to try scuba diving before signing up for the PADI Open Water Diver course.

Who can take this course?

You must be at least 10 years old

What does the course involve?

Pool session

What is included in the course fee?

All scuba diving equipment

Swimming pool entry fee

PADI Discover Scuba Diving Participant Guide


PADI OPEN WATER

The PADI Open Water Diver course is your first step towards exploring the underwater world. This popular and internationally recognised scuba diving course qualifies you to dive to a depth of 18 metres.

Who can take this course?

You must be at least 10 years old

You must be able to swim 200 metres (or 300 metres with mask, snorkel and fins) and tread water for 10 minutes

What does the course involve?

Classroom and pool sessions

Four open water dives

What is included in the course fee?

All scuba diving equipment and air fills

PADI Open Water Diver course manual, DVD and log book

PADI Open Water Diver certification

*It is strongly recommended that you complete the PADI Dry Suit Diver training in addition to the Open Water Diver course*


PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is designed to develop your skills and confidence by providing the opportunity to explore a range of adventure dives.

Who can take this course?

You must be a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver

You must be at least 12 years old

What does the course involve?

You will complete five adventure dives with your instructor

You must complete two compulsory dives: deep diving and underwater navigation

You can also choose three adventure dives e.g. dry suit diving, peak performance buoyancy, search and recovery, wreck diving

What is included in the course fee?

PADI Adventures in Diving manual and DVD

Log book endorsement

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification


PADI RESCUE DIVER

The PADI Rescue Diver course is designed to give you the confidence and practical skills to prevent and manage problems in the water.

Who can take this course?

You must be a PADI (Junior) Advanced Open Water Diver

You must be at least 12 years old

You must have completed an Emergency and First Response Primary and Secondary Care

course within the past 24 months

What does the course involve?

Five open water sessions

You will cover a range of topics: self-rescue, rescuing panicked divers, missing diver procedures, rescuing unresponsive divers, first aid procedures for pressure related accidents, dive accident scenarios

What is included in the course fee?

PADI Rescue Diver manual and DVD

Log book endorsement

PADI Rescue Diver certification


PADI MASTER SCUBA DIVER

The PADI Master Scuba Diver course is aimed at divers with significant training and experience in a variety of dive environments. This qualification is the highest level of recreational diving in the PADI programme.

Who can take this course?

You must be a PADI (Junior) Advanced Open Water Diver, a PADI (Junior) Rescue Diver, and have completed five PADI speciality courses

You must be at least 12 years old

You must have logged 50 dives

What does the course involve?

The PADI Master Scuba Diver qualification is achieved through the successful completion of five speciality courses and a minimum of 50 dives


PADI DIVEMASTER

The PADI Divemaster course is the first stage towards gaining a professional scuba diving qualification. This course will develop your leadership skills so that you can supervise dive activities and assist with diver training.

Who can take this course?

You must be a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver and PADI Rescue Diver

You must be at least 18 years old

You must have logged 40 scuba dives

You must have completed an Emergency and First Response Primary and Secondary Care course within the past 24 months

You must have been medically evaluated by a doctor and cleared for diving within 12 months

What does the course involve?

Classroom sessions and independent study

A range of practical exercises through confined and open water dives

You will need a minimum of 50 logged dives to complete the Divemaster qualification

The course will cover a range of topics: supervising dive activities and assisting with student divers, diver safety and risk management, dive setup and management, mapping an open water site, conducting dive briefings

What is included in the course fee?

PADI Divemaster manual and DVD

PADI Divemaster certification


SPECIALITY COURSE

If you are planning to dive in cooler regions or colder months, you will need to use a dry suit to make sure that you stay warm. This short course will provide you with the skills to safely use and look after your dry suit equipment.

Who can take this course?

You need to be at least 10 years old and a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver

You will need to hire a dry suit for this course – please contact your instructor for more information

What does the course involve?

One confined water dive and two open water dives

You will learn the necessary skills for dry suit diving, including buoyancy control and safety procedures

What is included in the course fee?

PADI Dry Suit Diver manual and DVD

PADI certification card