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Search & Recovery Diver

PADI SEARCH & RECOVERY DIVER

PADI

SEARCH & RECOVERY

DIVER COURSE

COURSE OVERVIEW

It happens: People accidentally drop things from docks, off boats or even while scuba diving. If you’ve ever lost something in the water and wanted to go find it, then the PADI Search and Recovery Diver Specialty course is for you. There are effective ways to search for objects underwater that increase your chances of success. And there are good and better methods to bring up small, large or just awkward items. Search and recovery can be challenging, but a whole lot of fun.

COURSE PREREQUISITES

PADI Open Water Diver or PADI Junior Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another organisation)

Be medically fit to dive, please carefully read the medical declaration below

Pre-study course manual and fill in review sections before start of the course

Watch DVD before start of the course

Minimum age 12 years

HOW IS THE COURSE RUN

Two days open water

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Gathering information and resources, then carefully planning a search are the first.

Important steps you learn. During four scuba dives you’ll practice:

Swimming search patterns using your compass and natural navigation.

Locating large and small objects using various search patterns.

Using a lift bag for large or heavy objects, plus other recovery methods.

Planning a search operation based on facts gathered about a lost object prior to the dive.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION

PADI Search and Recovery Specialty manual

Use of all scuba equipment (suits, weights, cylinders, BCD and regulator, lift bags, etc)

Simply book your place & pay online at the bottom of this page. Then, download and complete the PDF document attached below & bring with you on the day of your course.

BOOKING FORM

If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, click here to download a free copy.

Download our Medical form.

This must be filled in and returned before taking part in the DSD session.

MEDICAL FORM

If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, click here to download a free copy.

Please let us know if you can not attend due to having any of the symptoms and are self isolating. We can reschedule your session at no extra cost or give you a credit note to use in store. We will not refund your session.

https://andark.co.uk/2020/03/17/covid-19/

COURSE PRICE

£245

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COURSE DATES AVAILABLE

Day 1Day 2
Saturday 19th JuneSunday 20th June
Saturday 31st July Sunday 1st August
Saturday 25th SeptemberSunday 26th September
Saturday 6th NovemberSunday 7th November

Call us on 01489 581755 to discuss bookings.

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256 Bridge Road,
Lower Swanwick,
Southampton,
Hampshire UK,
SO31 7FL

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About Andark

Andark was formed in 1976 , originally as a diving contractor working on many underwater projects from ship hull surveys to underwater construction and marine salvage. In 1980 we diversified into scuba diver training . Today Andark is one of the country’s biggest leisure diving schools offering a range of world-recognised dive courses.

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