How effective is the PADI Open Water course – my thoughts part two!

Once again, I got the opportunity to teach another Open Water course this weekend. Ruth, Dia and Natalie are now welcome into the wonderful world of Scuba Diving. And once again I cannot fail to be impressed by way that the Open Water course structure builds confidence and ability so very quickly.  To me, the most impressive proof of this ability is the Free Descent without Reference and hover...
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How effective is the PADI Open Water Course?.. my thoughts.

Again we had a fantastic weekend.  Janet and I have finished teaching a PADI Open Water course. We had 4 wonderful students, that are now ready to discover the wonderful world that most of us Divers live in.  They all have trips booked abroad for later this summer. As a Platinum PADI Course Director, my time is usually spent teaching people on how to TEACH the Open Water course, and it’s...
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PADI Open Water Course

I have had the most wonderful Weekend!  I spend most of my life passing on great techniques to PADI IDC Candidates on how to teach an efficient and effective Open Water Course.   But I don’t often get the chance to teach Open Water Courses myself. Over the last weekend, I have had that very chance!  Janet and I have been teaching all Class and Confined sections of an Open Water course to...
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