Chorley British Sub-Aqua Club
Learn to dive in the UK with Chorley BSAC and discover Britain's secret seas! Our entry-level diving qualification will equip you with the core skills to dive to a maximum of 20 meters in open water,
in the UK and abroad, If you fancy learning to scuba dive in the UK, discover new adventures, or simply see the true wonders beneath the British waves,
this is where it starts ...
Its a fun place to learn.
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We have a large number of nationally qualified BSAC Instructors to aid your progress
Ocean Diver right through to
Advanced Diver and beyond.
Learn to scuba dive with us and you are guaranteed some of the best training
around which will lead to an internationally recognised qualification.
To learn to SCUBA dive you must be at least twelve years old.
When you join Chorley BSAC you automatically become a BSAC member and will immediately enjoy all the added benefits that BSAC membership has to offer.
Mick Cook (left) is our club's membership secretary,
he will complete all your joining paperwork and take your membership
payment on BSAC's behalf.
Contact Mick on 01257 265589 or
07888 681013 or Email -
to find out more about what we can offer you in terms of training and diving.
Why learn to dive with BSAC
The British Sub Aqua Club (BSAC) has a world wide reputation for excellence and safety.
If you want the highest standards of training and great diving in good company then the BSAC way is for you.
With our BSAC courses, diving skills are taught progressively - each new experience built upon, step-by-step, through
a combination of theory lessons, pool sessions and open water experience.
As you continue to progress, you will learn rescue skills and basic life support techniques which are an integral part of the BSAC Diver Training
This combination of theory, pool sessions, open water skills and continual technique practice enables you to develop your diving in a safe and
Our training programme is open to all levels of diver - from entry level through to our
Instructor courses. Our complementary skill development and specialist courses enable divers to continue to widen their own experience and
enjoyment of the sport at their own pace in their own time.
So what are the costs of learning to dive as a member of Chorley BSAC?
You will be required to pay the BSAC subscription
plus Chorley BSAC
club's yearly fees at the time of joining and each year thereafter.
For this you will receive free third party diving insurance for as
long as you remain a member and a copy of the diving magazine 'Scuba'
New members who are learning to dive will also need
to buy the relevant Student Pack for their training which contains all
the training materials needed including the Diving Manual, student
workbook, qualification record book and pre-paid diver qualification
All the above,
including your first years membership, will cost around £180* which will get
you on your way to becoming an internationally recognised Ocean Diver.
are discounts for Juniors, Students and if more than one member of the same
household joins. Please see our Membership page
What do I get for my money when learning to dive as a member of Chorley BSAC?
You get membership
of the largest Diving Club in the world, the British Sub-Aqua Club,
with all the advantages of learning and diving in a vibrant club atmosphere
and the added benefits of social activities.
Free loan of club
diving kit whilst you learn to dive and become qualified up to Ocean Diver
or twelve months membership, whichever is the sooner. Kit is limited
therefore loan beyond
qualification is subject to demands of other trainees.
Ongoing training and
instruction is free as far up the diver grades as you wish to progress with
support through the weekly meetings and pool sessions.
instructors range from Qualified ‘Open Water’ Instructors right through to
Advanced and National Instructors who have taken
several courses and exam stages to gain their instructor status.
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