Luke Johnson Ocean Diver

Luke Johnson Ocean Diver SISAC qualifies another Ocean Diver I found the training to be engaging and fun, there’s a lot to take in but because with BSAC you do it weekly you have the time to properly take in all the information you need and get the proper training…

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Buoyancy and Trim Workshop BSAC SDC

Buoyancy and Trim will improve your position in the water and aid other skills. It also is a requirement for other Skill Developement qualifications. Someone very wise indeed told me recently that to be able to do anything underwater properly, first you must do nothing, perfectly… You must be able to…

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Plymouth July 2019 (Sun, Sea and Cream Teas)

Plymouth

Plymouth – July 2019 (Sun, Sea and Cream Teas) by G J Leyshon Plymouth is a popular destination for divers. The James Egan Lane and HMS Scylla attracting people from all over the country. SISAC is no exception. Early birds for Plymouth The group gathers in Plymouth Day 1 Saturday…

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PADI to BSAC Crossover

Ruby Wood

Ruby Wood one of our many PADI Crossover members “I first learnt how to dive back in 2009 in Falmouth through PADI to Advanced Open Water Diver as part of my degree in Marine and Natural History photography. After diving the cold but often fabulous Cornish coast that was on…

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Increase of Lionfish in the Mediterranean

lionfish

Any club member who has visited the Red Sea or part of the Carribean will have spotted lionfish. An increadably beutiful specimin however extremely invasive where not a native species. With divers reporting seeing 20 or more lionfish on a single dive around Cyprus, marine conservationists have held the first organised…

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Sea Sick – Avoidence and Dealing with the Condition

Motion Sickness / Sea Sickness Susceptibility As the dive season swings into place we will be venturing away from inland sites and exploring the open sea. Some of us will take in shore dives and some will board a dive boat and head off from a sheltered harbour. If you…

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Organised SISAC Trips 2019

SISAC Trips

Organised SISAC Trips for 2019 SISAC Trips combine with Training Days and SISAC Trips we wish to accomodate all members and help them get the most from their training.Below are the current SISAC Trips organised for 2019. Pembrokeshire 8th 9th June 2019  This trip is ideal for Ocean Divers and…

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Farne Islands 2019

Farne Islands 2019

Farne Islands 2019 Weekend of the 11th and 12th May 2019. This trip was fully subscribed and something which the club is most grateful for to both the more experienced members and the new members alike. The culprits for the weekend were Leigh-Anne          Ocean Diver Emma                   Ocean Diver Suraj                     Ocean…

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Eastern Region Coaching Team May 2019 Courses

SISAC is not alone when it comes to training members. There is a raft of Instructors iching to pass on their skills and knowledge to others. Going outside the club is not seen as a negative but quite the opposite as this brings different perspectives to eveyones knowledge. Sometimes we…

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Minor Incident Report 14th April 2019 Stoney Cove

DESCRIPTION OF INCIDENT Good rescue skills put into practice. A comment from Gareth Leyshon First Class Diver His training took over, he aborted the dive, switching to Robins AAS for a controlled and relaxed ascent to the surface.  Whilst a minor issue, it is pleasing to see that the time…

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