The CMAS Introductory Scuba Experience
This training programme aims at providing an introductory scuba diving experience, to a maximum depth of 10 meters under the direct supervision of a CMAS Instructor, whilst using air as a breathing gas.
The CMAS Introductory Scuba Experience is classified as an entry-level sport diver training programme that is commonly referred to as a “resort course”.
A CMAS Introductory Scuba Experience Diver may only dive under the direct supervision of a CMAS Instructor and is not qualified to procure air, equipment, or any other diving services.
During the course. the participant shall be provided with introductory information on the use of common diving equipment:
The student will also get introductory information relating to diving and the diving environment:
Recommended number of sessions 3
Classroom: 1,5 hrs
Confined water: 1 hrs
Open water preparation and dive: 1,5 hrs
CMAS One Star Diver Training Programme
This training programme introduces the fundamentals of scuba diving to the newcomers to the fantastic world of scuba diving. Upon course completion, the diver is to possess sufficient knowledge, skill and experience to procure air, equipment, and other diving services, to plan, conduct, and log open-water dives that do not require mandatory decompression stops, without the supervision of a CMAS Instructor or CMAS Dive Leader, when properly equipped and accompanied by another certified diver of at least the same level, assuming that diving conditions and the diving area are similar, equal or better to those in which training was received, has direct vertical access to the surface and diving activities are performed during daylight. Maximum depth is limited to 20 meters.
The training will be conducted by CMAS Instructor with a minimum of a CMAS One Star Instructor. He/she may be assisted by a CMAS Dive Leader.
* Giant step, backjump, in-water dressing, shallow water walk-in
Upon completion of the course, the participant is to take a written exam or online test.
Two star diver programme