The SSI Full Face Mask Diving (IDM) program provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to safely dive using a full face mask in environments and to depths equivalent with their training and the equipment manufacturer’s specifications. The course will explain the pros and cons of using this equipment and explain the changes to the existing skillset required to integrate the use of this equipment into your diving. You will earn the SSI Full Face Mask Diving Specialty on the successful completion of this program.
- Minimum Age: 10
- Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
- Academic Sessions: Online learning
- Pool/Confined Water Sessions: 2
- Open Water Dives: 2
- Maximum pool/confined water depth limit: 5 meters.
Maximum open water depth limit: 30 meters.
Maximum open water depth limit for 12 to 14 year-olds: 18 meters.
Maximum open water depth limit for 10 and 11 year-olds: 12 meters.
- Suggested Duration: 6 - 10 hours
You will be sent an E-mail allowing access to the SSI online academics you can use a computer or any digital device to login, update your profile and start the learning process. The multimedia academics with videos and multiple choice questions keep learning fun and ensure you are perfectly prepared for your water sessions.
The open water dives are conducted over one day at Stoney Cove or another location that allows easy safe access to the water. You will complete 2 under the guidance of our experienced instructors. We will teach you everything there is to know to dive safely and comfortably in your chosen subject area.
All sessions are followed thorough debriefing and discussion about your performance helping you learn. On successful completion you will be issued with a certificate of completion and a digital recognition rating (via MySSI App).
As with all Divemaster Scuba programs
- Certification lasts for life
- All Kit Hire is included
- All Pool fees are included
- All Air fills are included
- Instructor time is included
- We are committed to your success, if you require more help we are there for you.
Pool sessions are held at Harvey Hadden Sports Village in Nottingham at 7.30pm every Friday.
Open Water sessions are held minimum twice per month on a Sunday. see calendar for details.
As with all of our programs this course can be offered as an exclusive 1 on 1 program.