In the last 20 years, scuba diving has actually changed from a niche activity into a preferred recreational vacation pastime.Once the protect of serious males with major beards, and the periodic lady, recreational diving has ended up being something that is offered to almost any person that can afford to get involved-- from the age of 8 up until 80 and beyond. It's an awesome experience; there's no documentary worldwide that can capture the majesty of in fact coming face to face with something you 'd previously only heard Sir David Attenborough explain. But there are risks and problems related to discovering to dive, and in my almost ten years as a full-time instructor, I have actually had to address practically any concern that could be included my direction from interested-- however unpredictable-- people seeking to expand their horizons, to knowledgeable 'experts' who presume that dangling as much pricey gear as is possible from their D-rings in some way turns them into the pinnacle of undersea enthusiasts.I have had lots of discussions on web forums-- that lasted for weeks, in many cases-- about the 'best method' to discover how to dive and in our series of articles on discovering to dive, I will explore a few of the ins-and-outs of the experience; what you need to understand in advance, what you can anticipate from your training, and what you need to do with that after you receive your first certification.In the spirit of fair disclosure, I need to say that I am a PADI Master Trainer and although I have trained scuba divers of all experience levels, from novices to other trainers, I am not a babbling advert for any training organisation. I am not as well versed in other firms' training programs and so I will describe PADI standards more frequently than others, but I am likewise a diver initially and an instructor second, and throughout my years as a full-time dive professional I have actually seen good scuba divers and bad from all of the major training bodies, typically with the same essential mistakes, a few of which I hope to deal with in this ronjenje u hurgadi series of articles.First here's a rundown of a few of the most Often Asked Concerns I received as a trainer
Yes, yes it is. I always state that it's as safe as crossing the roadway-- you follow some fundamental guidelines, keep your wits about you and don't take unneeded risks and whatever will be great: if you look both ways; judge traffic circulation and direction properly, and keep your eyes open, you will get to the other side simply great. On the other hand, if you shuffle across the freeway blindfolded, then-- with the possible exception of the M25 at rush hour-- you're going to concern a sticky end.