If you’ve got to this page – you’re probably a very serious diver, with perhaps hundreds of logged dives on “Open Circuit SCUBA”.
You may already be a Twinset or SideMount diver, being used to dealing with multiple cylinders and some big-serious dives.
If you’ve already qualified as a TEC Diver you’ll have core skills which will stand you in good stead for the progression to Closed Circuit Diving.
Whilst it isn’t necessary to be an O.C. Tec Diver before making the switch to CCR – it really is a good idea : give us a call to discuss further.
For most serious divers – the move to CCR is a logical step to get more time at depth so you can really enjoy some adventurous exploration. The key thing is to remember that you have to take a sideways step backwards to get onto a much bigger ladder in order to progress : in many ways you are starting again from scratch….
A great analogy is that as an experienced car driver, you’ll be happy driving at 70mph on a motorway – and occasionally may have pushed the limits to 80mph and got away with it – and that you can handle varying traffic and road conditions…. Now get on a formula GP race motorbike and ride : same roads, same conditions but probably far more dangerous until you’ve truly mastered the bike – and certainly far more fun when you do !
So if you’re ready to move on to play with Big-Boys Toys….