REBREATHER LEVEL 1 OPEN WATER
You can purchase the manuals now without any obligation to complete the practical training! Although it would be a shame not to, because it is really exciting!
PURPOSE OF THE COURSE
The core rebreather and rebreather speciality course is designed to train people with either no diving experience or train Open Circuit divers with NO rebreather skills in the safe use and technology of basic Rebreather diving with no decompression, to a maximum depth of 20 metres/66 feet.
If are not sure which rebreather you wish to learn on contact your RAID Dive centre to discuss this aspect.
NOTE: Persons new to diving - this Level provides you with the certification to be able to dive Open Circuit & a RAID rebreather in a safe and concise way and earning you two certifications in one course - saving you money!
This means you have to complete Rebreather Level 1 & the Unit Specific rebreather speciality you have chosen to do this course with.
This Level may only be taught in combination with the Poseidon Mk6 / SE7EN and AP Diving R - type Vision Rebreather. NO other rebreather Speciality qualifies for this level.
This programme is broken into two sections:
FIRST SECTION - THEORY
This is the theory or academic section, which any person may take and complete, followed, without obligation, the Second Section which is the practical session where you can learn with an Instructor the underwater skills necessary for this level of training and complete your certification.
When you purchase this programme on-line you are effectively purchasing the access for 6 months to the theoretical content, knowledge reviews and exam for this level of diver training, which consists of download PDF manuals with detailed information broken into 9 sections covering the following subjects:
Diving In General
Confined Water Training
Open Water Training
There is such a wealth of information in these comprehensive manuals and is well worth the cost alone!
RAID provides you with more information and knowledge development than any Instructor lead lectures only or short video can provide in a limited time period generally offered.
Any person can purchase this course will receive the comprehensive academic training package, without the need to complete the practical session (no obligation).
The on-line training package includes:
Quick Quiz and Exam (open book)
6 month access to manuals (can download)
SECOND SECTION - PRACTICAL TRAINING
With your RAID Instructor
Confined water - minimum 4 hours underwater training + Speciality requirements
Open Water - minimum 4 hours underwater and 4 Dives + Speciality requirements
Upon successfully passing the practical training you receive:
International Diver Certification
Diver certification E or C-card
Unrestricted access to manuals
We must point out that the practical training cost (Second Section) is not included in the online fee. This cost must be discussed between yourself and the appointed RAID dive centre / Instructor who will complete the practical training.
Remember you can purchase the manuals now without any obligation to complete the practical training!
PREREQUISITES for the Second Section
To be able to swim comfortably.
To be a minimum of 18 years old or subject to the rebreather speciality programme.
The above is subject to the RAID General Diving Standards and change without notice.
You purchase Rebreather Level 1 and you get the next course Rebreather Level 2 for FREE and only need to purchase it when you want to certify!
After you are certified for this Level1 you can start the next Level 2 practical skills directly!