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Lisburn Sub Aqua Club

Training with Lisburn Sub Aqua Club

Lisburn Sub Aqua Club is conveniently located beside Lisburn Leisureplex. The Leisureplex is just minutes from the M1 Motorway and convienient to Belfast City and surrounding areas.

At Lisburn Sub Aqua Club we offer a range of BSAC courses that can take you from the entry level Ocean Diver through to our highest grade, First Class Diver.

Scuba diving is a diverse and exciting sport, offering endless opportunities. Adventure awaits. BSAC training will take you there

All BSAC diver training courses delivered through BSAC clubs like Lisburn Sub Aqua Club, are delivered by qualified instructors over a series of weekly evening sessions and weekend open water training, with the opportunity for regular diving to hone your skills.

BSAC Diver Grades

At Lisburn Sub Aqua Club diving skills are taught progressively so that each new experience is built upon step by step. Following basic training in the safety of the swimming pools at the LeisurePlex, students soon complete their first open water dives to achieve Ocean Diver certification. This progression continues to Sports Diver and beyond, where open water skills and techniques are further developed and experience gained.

Ocean Diver

If you’re keen to learn to dive BSAC’s Ocean Diver course with Lisburn Sub Aqua Club is the place to start. This entry-level diving qualification will equip you with the core skills to dive to a maximum of 20 metres in open water, in the UK and abroad.

More information on the Ocean Diver course

Sports Diver

If you already have some diving experience with an entry-level qualification and want to take your underwater adventures to the next level, Sports Diver is your next step in BSAC’s Diver Training Programme.

You will broaden your experience in a variety of challenging open-water conditions, and learn essential techniques to prepare you for diving to a maximum of 35 metres.

Contact training@lisburnsac.co.uk for further information.

More information on the Sports Diver course

Dive Leader

This course is perfect for BSAC members who want to take a more active role in their club.

As a Dive Leader you become an essential team member helping to organise activities at your BSAC club.

The training also prepares you to dive to depths of up to 50 metres in a range of challenging conditions, following a series of post-qualification depth progression dives.

To enrol on a Dive Leader course you must have successfully completed a Sport Diver course (or have equivalent certification from another recognised training agency).

More information on the Dive Leader course

Advanced Diver

Are you ready to take others on an adventure? If you want to manage challenging diving activities and expeditions in places you haven’t been before, then Advanced Diver is the course for you.

Advanced Divers are role models in BSAC clubs, able to lead groups in new situations, which can be remote and require detailed planning backed up by a huge amount of experience.

More information on the Advanced Diver course

First Class Diver

Are you ready for the ultimate challenge? First Class Diver (FCD) is BSAC's top diving grade reflecting a high level of theoretical knowledge, organisational and personal diving and dive management skills. First Class Divers have gone on to lead groundbreaking missions worthy of national recognition.

Visit BSAC site for more information on the First Class Diver award

Want to know more? Drop an e-mail to training@lisburnsac.co.uk for further details