Category: Training

#If you go down to the pool tonight you can be sure of a big surprise!#

For those of you not on Facebook and won’t have seen Gieta’s Post tonight, Kingston Borough Council are introducing, as of next week, a flat £1.50 charge for parking in the car park out the front of New Malden Swimming

Mixed Gas Blending – 10th Feb

For anyone interested in learning to mix their own Nitrox or Trimix and a pre-requisite to mixing your own gas at the club, the South East region of BSAC are running a Gas Blending course at our club house on

Stoney Cove Training Weekend

Elaine Porter reports: Once again another great training weekend  lots of laughs and banter topped of with the usual Curry night. Many thanks to Tony, Len, Martin, Jackie and Brian for giving up there time to train or help out

Vobster Training Day

Elaine Brightman, Kingston and Elmbridge Training Officer Reports: Vobster Quay last Saturday (12/08/17) was another successful training day. Thank you to the instructors and assistant instructors who gave up there time to help with training. Nice to see new faces there

New Kit Hire Rates

Okay so they are not exactly “NEW”, being that it is now May and they came out in February, but hey, “new for this site!” Just remember…. While you are studying for your Ocean Diver qualification and even up to

Newly qualified members

Congratulations to Mark Harrison and Frederica Voller for  qualifying as Ocean Divers. Congratulations to Jim Molyneux for qualifying as a Dive leader.

Nitrox Workshops

If you were thinking of learning about Nitrox and did not reply to the last, it is not too late. Sports and Ocean Diver Nitrox Workshops are going to be run at the club on Wednesday 1st July at 7:30.

Congratulations – CCR Instructor – Richard Hoyle

Congratulations to Richard Hoyle who last weekend gained the status of BSAC Closed Circuit Rebreather Instructor. If you are interested in undertaking a CCR Inspiration Evolution/Vision Diver rebreather course within the branch then Richard is the person to speak to. This in house

Club Recruitment

Thanks to Pete Whelpton, Lucy Richards, Brian Deluce, Sandra Donovan, Richard Hoyle, Dave Price, Leanne Collinson, Rob Cooper, Dave Tresidder, Zoe Payne and Fredrica Voller for helping on Saturday in Kingston. We got the details of 90 interested divers and

OD Lectures Start Next Week

Ocean Diver lectures start next week after the pool. All new Ocean Diver trainees please try to attend if you possible can as these take the instructors a lot of time to prepare, anyone else needing OT1 (hopefully not but if you are