Basingstoke sub aqua club
Basingstoke sub aqua scuba diving

Basingstoke Branch 2117


We offer the following courses at Blue water Diving. Next Ocean Diver training will be starting in 2018

Try Dives - These take place in the pool on a Monday between 20:00 and 21:00, all equipment is provided.

Ocean Diver – All the equipment is normally provided except gloves for the open water.  We have a large range of equipment sizes but cannot guarantee that we will have equipment to fit all. Extras are air fills and entrance fees for the open water element.


The course consists of 7 theory lessons, a theory assessment, a basic swimming assessment, 5 sheltered water lessons (pool lessons) and 5 open water lessons (Course will be changing  slightly in 2018 under new BSAC guidance)


This qualifies you to dive to a depth of 20m.

Sports Diver -  We would expect you to have your own equipment, but it can be hired if needed. You also need to be a member of BWD & BSAC. entrance fees for the open water element are extra.


The course consists of 6 theory lessons, a theory assessment, a dry practical lesson, 1 sheltered water lesson (pool lesson) and 5 open water lessons.


This qualifies you to build up to dives of 35m.

We also offer Dive leader  

Skills courses such as First Aid, Dry Suit, O2 Administration are offered if the demand is there. The cost for these depends on numbers and expenses incurred.

BWD welcomes divers from other organisations and crossover courses are offered.

For an application form please click here