Learning to Dive

How to master your dive skills with top tips about learning to scuba dive from expert divers and dive instructors

Scuba diving charity Deptherapy to close

Deptherapy, the scuba diving rehabilitation charity for wounded ex-service personnel, has announced that it is to close in August 2023
Scuba diving skills: how not to panic

Scuba diving skills: how not to panic

Mark ‘Crowley’ Russell shares some useful tips on how to avoid panic and stay calm when things go wrong underwater
Learning to dive – is scuba diving safe?

Learning to dive – is scuba diving safe?

‘Is scuba diving safe’ is one of the most asked questions by prospective dive students – and with good training, the answer is yes
Learning to dive: 15 things you need to know

Learning to dive: 15 things you need to know

Interested in scuba diving but aren’t quite sure where to begin? Here’s some of the most Frequently Asked Questions about learning to dive
Dive Project Cornwall launches crowdfunding campaign

Dive Project Cornwall launches crowdfunding campaign

Dive Project Cornwall, which aims to teach 400 children to dive and become ocean champions, launches a Crowdfunder to raise additional funds

Protected: Why Tobago is a great place to learn to dive

ByDIVE StaffMar 31, 2022
Tobago is a perfect destination for learning to scuba dive, with experienced dive operators and great conditions for novice divers
Meet Laura Hudson – the UK’s first PADI Mermaid Instructor Trainer

Meet Laura Hudson – the UK’s first PADI Mermaid Instructor Trainer

An interview Laura Hudson – aka Mermaid Twinkle – a professional mermaid and the UK’s first PADI Mermaid Instructor Trainer.
International Women’s Day: inspirational PADI women

International Women’s Day: inspirational PADI women

ByDIVE StaffMar 8, 2022
For International Women’s Day 2022, PADI is celebrating eight women who have turned their passion into a life’s mission to save the ocean
Deptherapy’s rehabilitation programme proven effective

Deptherapy’s rehabilitation programme proven effective

A new study confirms the effectiveness of Deptherapy’s programme of rehabilitating wounded veterans through scuba diving and peer support
DIVE Project Cornwall opens for registrations

DIVE Project Cornwall opens for registrations

Dive Project Cornwall, a programme to teach 400 school kids to dive and become ‘PADI Torchbearers’ is accepting applications from UK schools
Scuba diving skills: weighing in

Scuba diving skills: weighing in

Mark ‘Crowley’ Russell explains the important difference between weight and mass and how it impacts on your diving
Review | The Fundamentals of Better Diving

Review | The Fundamentals of Better Diving

ByDIVE ContributorsDec 17, 2021
Roz Lunn reviews the updated and revised Global Underwater Explorers manual The Fundamental of Better Diving
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