Guided Diver Confined Water Dive Skills

Which skills are required to complete the Guided Diver course Confined Water sessions?

For example, mask partial flood comes before mask full flood, and so on. However, the specific timing of when to teach these skill types during Confined Water sessions will depend on the confidence levels of your students and logistical considerations.

Mask Skills Buoyancy Skills Snorkel Skills Equipment Skills Regulator Skills General Skills
1. Partial mask flood and clear 1. BCD inflation and deflation at the surface. 1.Snorkel Clearing Equipment assembly and disassembly (x3) 1. Breathing underwater Equalisation techniques
2. Fully Flooded mask clear 2. Neutral Buoyancy Snorkelling dive Disconnect and reconnect LPI 2. Regulator clearing Predive Check (every dive)
3. Mask removal and replacement 3. Hover Snorkelling team skills Weight system removal and replacement at the surface 3. Regulator Recovery Controlled descent
4. No mask breathing Snorkel swim Emergency weight drop 4. Alternate Air Source Use Controlled Ascent
Resecure a loose cylinder band Snorkel to regulator exchange
Air Depletion
Updated on 17 April 2024