Jul
24
to Jul 27

Sidemount Fundamentals 5/17

Join us for our next Sidemount Fundamentals Course in association with Global Dive.

Course Schedule:

Mon Jul 24 - The course will start with a half day of equipment workshops where your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you. We'll land drill the basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water.  The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Tue Jul 25 - will be at Goat Island Marine Reserve where we will land drill more foundational skills before hitting the water for weighting and buoyancy checks, and more skills practice. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Days 3 and 4.

Wed Jul 26 - We will head up to Tutukaka for a two days to perform our Open Water dives on sites at the world-famous Poor Knights Islands. Here you will learn how to correctly manage your sidemount equipment for boat diving including boarding the vessel, storing your equipment, preparing for donning and various techniques for donning on the boat and in-water. During the dives you will practice gas management, sidemount skills, propulsion techniques and emergency drills. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Day 4.

Thu Jul 27 - Day 4 marks our second day diving at the Poor Knights Islands where we will continue to practice our sidemount diving skills and perform a skills circuit to complete the course. Again, we'll finish the day with video debriefing and discussion.

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Sidemount Fundamentals 4/17
Jun
7
to Jun 11

Sidemount Fundamentals 4/17

Join us in association with Global Dive for our next Sidemount Fundamentals Course.

Sidemount divers performing a team ascent

Sidemount divers performing a team ascent

Course Schedule:

Wed Jun 7 - The course will start with a half day of equipment workshops where your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you. We'll land drill the basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water.  The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Thu Jun 8 - will be at Goat Island Marine Reserve where we will land drill more foundational skills before hitting the water for weighting and buoyancy checks, and more skills practice. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Days 3 and 4.

Sat Jun 10 - We will head up to Northland Dive with the Global Dive team for a weekend to perform our Open Water dives on sites at the world-famous Canterbury Wreck and the Bay of Islands Reefs. Here you will learn how to correctly manage your sidemount equipment for boat diving including boarding the vessel, storing your equipment, preparing for donning and various techniques for donning on the boat and in-water. During the dives you will practice gas management, sidemount skills, propulsion techniques and emergency drills. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Day 4.

Sun Jun 11 - Day 4 marks our second day diving In the Bay of Islands where we will continue to practice our sidemount diving skills and perform a skills circuit to complete the course. Again, we'll finish the day with video debriefing and discussion.

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Introduction to Sidemount
May
28
10:00am10:00am

Introduction to Sidemount

Join us in association with Global Dive Auckland for our Intro to Sidemount Course. The course will start at 9.00am and we'll spend about a hour going over Sidemount diving, equipment and basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water. Your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you and you will learn how to don and doff your cylinders in water before we go and play practicing buoyancy control, trim and stability. The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Don't miss this opportunity to try Sidemount in a supported environment.

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Introduction to Sidemount
May
27
10:00am10:00am

Introduction to Sidemount

Join us in association with Global Dive Auckland for our Intro to Sidemount Course. The course will start at 9.00am and we'll spend about a hour going over Sidemount diving, equipment and basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water. Your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you and you will learn how to don and doff your cylinders in water before we go and play practicing buoyancy control, trim and stability. The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Don't miss this opportunity to try Sidemount in a supported environment.

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Introduction to Sidemount
May
19
9:00am 9:00am

Introduction to Sidemount

Join us in association with Global Dive Auckland for our Intro to Sidemount Course. The course will start at 10.00am and we'll spend about a hour going over Sidemount diving, equipment and basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water. Your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you and you will learn how to don and doff your cylinders in water before we go and play practicing buoyancy control, trim and stability. The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Don't miss this opportunity to try Sidemount in a supported environment.

 

 

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Mar
14
to Mar 19

Sidemount Fundamentals 3/17

Join us in association with Global Dive for our next Sidemount Fundamentals Course.

Sidemount Divers Performing an Out of Gas Drill

Sidemount Divers Performing an Out of Gas Drill

Course Schedule:

Tue Mar 14 - The course will start with a half day of equipment workshops where your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you. We'll land drill the basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water.  The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Wed Mar 15 - will be at Goat Island Marine Reserve where we will land drill more foundational skills before hitting the water for weighting and buoyancy checks, and more skills practice. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Days 3 and 4.

Sat Mar 18 - We will head up to Tutukaka with the Global Dive and Yukon teams for a weekend liveaboard to perform our Open Water dives on sites at the world-famous Poor Knights Islands. Here you will learn how to correctly manage your sidemount equipment for boat diving including boarding the vessel, storing your equipment, preparing for donning and various techniques for donning on the boat and in-water. During the dives you will practice gas management, sidemount skills, propulsion techniques and emergency drills. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Day 4.

Sun Mar 19 - Day 4 marks our second day diving the Poor Knights Islands where we will continue to practice our sidemount diving skills and perform a skills circuit to complete the course. Again, we'll finish the day with video debriefing and discussion.

Don't miss this opportunity to become a Sidemount Pro!!

Note: Dates subject to change. Dive sites subject to student skill level and weather conditions. Instructor boat and accommodation cost shared amongst course participants.

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Feb
7
to Feb 10

Sidemount Fundamentals 2/17

Join us in association with Global Dive Auckland for our next Sidemount Fundamentals Course.

Course Schedule:

Tue Feb 7 - The course will start with a half day of equipment workshops where your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you. We'll land drill the basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water.  The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Wed Feb 8 - will be at Goat Island Marine Reserve where we will land drill more foundational skills before hitting the water for weighting and buoyancy checks, and more skills practice. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Days 3 and 4.

Thu Feb 9 - We will head up to Tutukaka with the Global Dive team for Open Water dives on sites at the world-famous Poor Knights Islands. Here you will learn how to correctly manage your sidemount equipment for boat diving including boarding the vessel, storing your equipment, preparing for donning and various techniques for donning on the boat and in-water. During the dives you will practice gas management, sidemount skills, propulsion techniques and emergency drills. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Day 4.

Fri Feb 10 - Day 4 marks our second day diving the Poor Knights Islands with the Global Dive team where we will continue to practice our sidemount diving skills and perform a skills circuit to complete the course. Again, we'll finish the day with video debriefing and discussion.

Don't miss this opportunity to become a Sidemount Pro!!

Note: Dive sites subject to student skill level and weather conditions. Instructor boat and accommodation cost shared amongst course participants.
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Jan
14
to Jan 22

Sidemount Fundamentals 1/17

Join us in association with Global Dive Auckland for the first Sidemount Fundamentals Course of the 2016/17 season.

Course Schedule:

Sat Jan 14 - The course will start with a half day of equipment workshops where your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you. We'll land drill the basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water.  The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Sun Jan 15 - will be at Goat Island Marine Reserve where we will land drill more foundational skills before hitting the water for weighting and buoyancy checks, and more skills practice. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Days 3 and 4.

Sat Jan 21 - We will head up to Tutukaka with the Global Dive team for Open Water dives on sites at the world-famous Poor Knights Islands. Here you will learn how to correctly manage your sidemount equipment for boat diving including boarding the vessel, storing your equipment, preparing for donning and various techniques for donning on the boat and in-water. During the dives you will practice gas management, sidemount skills, propulsion techniques and emergency drills. The day finishes with video debriefing and preparation for Day 4.

Sun Jan 22 - Day 4 marks our second day diving the Poor Knights Islands with the Global Dive team where we will continue to practice our sidemount diving skills and perform a skills circuit to complete the course. Again, we'll finish the day with video debriefing and discussion.

Don't miss this opportunity to become a Sidemount Pro!!

Note: Dive sites subject to student skill level and weather conditions. Instructor boat and accommodation cost shared amongst course participants.
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Jan
8
9:00am 9:00am

Intro to Sidemount 1/17

Join us in association with Global Dive Auckland for the first Intro to Sidemount Course of the 2017. The course will start at 9.00am and we'll spend about a hour going over Sidemount diving, equipment and basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water. Your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you and you will learn how to don and doff your cylinders in water before we go and play practicing buoyancy control, trim and stability. The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Don't miss this opportunity to try Sidemount in a supported environment.

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Dec
17
12:00pm12:00pm

Intro to Sidemount 2/16

Join us in association with Global Dive Auckland for our Intro to Sidemount Course. The course will start at 12.00pm and we'll spend about a hour going over Sidemount diving, equipment and basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water. Your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you and you will learn how to don and doff your cylinders in water before we go and play practicing buoyancy control, trim and stability. The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Don't miss this opportunity to try Sidemount in a supported environment.

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Dec
10
12:00pm12:00pm

Intro to Sidemount 1/16

Join us in association with Global Dive Auckland for the first Intro to Sidemount Course of the 2016/17 season. The course will start at 12.00pm and we'll spend about a hour going over Sidemount diving, equipment and basic skills before we head over to our training pool for two hours in the water. Your Sidemount equipment will be personally fitted for you and you will learn how to don and doff your cylinders in water before we go and play practicing buoyancy control, trim and stability. The last hour is spent back at the dive centre reviewing the video and answering questions.

Don't miss this opportunity to try Sidemount in a supported environment.

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