Recreational Sidemount Diving
“Experience the freedom and flexibility of diving sidemount”
Recreational Sidemount Diving is the norm in wreck and cave diving and sidemount equipment configuration is now being discovered by more and more divers. The simple, pleasant and weightless dive without the burden of the diving equipment to weigh down on your back – who wouldn’t want to experience this?
To make these kinds of dives safely, it requires special training. Unfortunately, these dives are often carried out without the necessary preparation and knowledge, which often leads to a safety risk. Therefore, it is necessary to have the knowledge, skills and training to make Recreational Side Mount dives safely.
You will learn everything about the background, history, benefits and equipment of sidemount diving. In practice, you will learn how to configure your equipment and manage it in the water, recognizing that buoyancy and movement brings you a new diving experience.
- History and Background
- Benefits for the recreational diver
- Equipment and Configuration
- Handling in practice
- Planning and conducting 1 confined dive + 3 Open Water dives on Sidemount.
Duration: 3 days.
Cost: 12,100 THB
An SSI Recreational Sidemount course is made up of 6 short academic sessions, with practice in the water to ensure comfort and safety with this new equipment configuration. With the proper training, you can enjoy recreational sidemount diving anytime.
You can also learn other activities that work perfectly with Side Mount Recreational diving, such as other Specialty Course programs i.e Nitrox, Perfect Buoancy, Photography, Under water motion picture and much more. The possibilities are endless!