CONTINUE YOUR DIVING ADVENTURE

EXPLORER 30

             (R3 000.00)

The RAID Explorer 30 course is an exciting, fun programme designed to increase your skills and understanding of the important core areas of diving. This course is largely practical so you have more time to enjoy your journey and practice the skills your Instructor will teach you. The course will take you on 5 different dives so you expand on the knowledge and skills learned during your Open Water course.

This specialty can be run for any certified diver who has the equivalent of RAID Open Water 20.

Pre-Requisites

To be a minimum of 15 years old.

Certified RAID Open Water 20 or equivalent.

Complete the RAID registration procedures.

Course Content

Training is divided into two sections. Academic or Theoretical, which is provided for in the course manuals / materials provided online and practical training which covers the following:

Gain the basic skills to dive in a range of different environments or dive sites.
Gain a higher level of buoyancy skills.
Understand the principles of underwater navigation.
Understand the procedures for planning on deep dives.
Experience elective dives based on your local environment/ interests.

ADVANCED 35

            (R3 500.00)

This highly sort after and quality course is designed to train persons with diving experience, in the safe use of SCUBA diving with no decompression, to a maximum depth of 35 metres/115 feet.

Pre-Requisites

Be aged 15 years old or over.

Have a minimum of 4 hours logged underwater in an Open Water environment

Be a RAID Open Water 20 or RAID Explorer 30 Specialty or equivalent certification from a recognised training agency

Course Content

The theory or academic section, which any person may take and complete, followed, without obligation,
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
Environment
Equipment
Physics
Physiology
Management
Rescue
Confined Water Training
Open Water Training

 

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. The practical session consists of
Confined water - minimum 1 hour underwater training 
Open Water - minimum 4 hours underwater and 6 Dives

Master Rescue Diver

                   (R3 500.00)

In order to be a good diver you first need to be able to look after yourself and then be able to help other if needed. The RAID Master Rescue Diver is a must for all experienced divers and in particular those who wish to take responsibility for the safety of other divers. It is a pre-requisite to professional level training.

The best rescue is on you will never have to make. Which is why the RAID Master Rescue course has a significant focus on risk assessment and advanced buoyancy control to minimise the chance of having to perform a rescue or be rescued.

This unique course builds confidence and ability, providing the skills and knowledge to help you better understand how to respond safely and efficiently to surface and underwater emergencies to a maximum depth of 20m/66ft.

Pre-Requisites

To be a minimum of 15 years old.
Completed and passed Master Rescue academic section Quick Quiz and Exam.
Have a minimum of 12 hours logged underwater whilst using open circuit equipment.
Have a RAID Advanced 35 (Open Water) certification or equivalent certification from a recognised training agency.
Have a current rescue Breathing/CPR and oxygen provider certificate from a recognised authority.
Documented proof of prerequisite requirements needs to be presented for approval prior to any in water training. 

Course Content

The RAID Master Rescue course teaches you above all how to minimize the risk of a rescue needing to be performed, and in the event of a rescue, being able to quickly and effectively provide assistance to the diver/s in distress.

Through a combination of our cutting edge online training and interaction with your RAID Instructor, your diving knowledge will be honed to a very high level, preparing you to look after others. This will ultimately prepare you for RAID Divemaster training.


Topics and practical workshops include:

Academic Section (all online):
• Diving in General
• Environment
• Dive Equipment
• Physics
• Physiology
• Rescue
• Management
• Confined Water (academics)
• Open Water (academics)

 

Practical Section:
• Review of personal diving skills
• Stamina and watermanship skills
• Artificial Respiration
• Site management skills
• Development of diver rescue and emergency skills


The above is subject to the RAID General Diving Standards and change without notice.

SPECIALTY COURSES

There are a wide range of specialties to choose from that will add excitement and experience to your life. The day you say I have learnt enough is the day you stop living!

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE
These programmes are designed to educate and/or train students in the practices, understanding, principles and/or specific applications, which include, but not limited to, specific environmental conditions; rebreathers; overhead environments; shark and other aquatic animals; photography, equipment; oxygen cleaning etc. 

PREREQUISITES/CROSS OVER
To be a minimum of age as detailed in the Speciality.
Documented proof of prerequisite requirements needs to be presented for approval prior to any in water training.
To start the programme/s, have a minimum number of logged hour's underwater time as specified in the detailed speciality training programme.
Completed and passed the relevant academic Quick Quiz and Exam.

WE TEACH THE FOLLOWING SPECIALTIES:
  • NIGHT DIVER

  • NITROX

  • NAVIGATION

  • DEEP 40

  • BASIC WRECK

  • ADVANCED WRECK

  • RAGGED TOOTH SHARK

  • BOAT DIVING

  • SEARCH AND RECOVERY

  • PHOTOGRAPHY

  • SIDEMOUNT

NOT INCLUDED IN COURSE PRICE:

1. Online manual and international RAID certification: R1 000.00

2. Soft gear rental: R500.00

3. Upgrade shore dive to boat dive: R300.00 

4. Scuba rental for Master Rescue Course: R500.00 

Marine Training & Consulting, 10 Albert Road, Walmer, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Contact: +27 (0) 41 581 5121 E-mail: info@mtcpe.co.za / pdeyzel7@gmail.com