Crossover Divers

Have you recently returned from holiday and completed PADI training, or are you a member of one of the many world wide diving associations and would like to take up scuba as a hobby in the uk? why not take advantage of our cross over training into BSAC.

Already qualified with another diving agency?

Dive with DSAC in the UK

It's easy for PADI qualified (or other agency divers) divers to dive with BSAC If you have a recognised qualification you do not have to do any cross-over or further training (unless you want to!). It doesn't matter who you trained with (recreational, commercial or military), if you've never dived in the UK before or if you haven't dived for a few seasons - all very welcome - please join us!


Instructors who have trained with other agencies are also exceptionally welcome. There is a straightforward induction process which recognises instructor qualifications and accreditation to able to deliver BSAC instruction.

Mock Equivelent diver grades

How to Join DSAC

If you are interested taking the first step towards learning to scuba dive with Droylsden Sub-Aqua Club then contact Fiona Hamilton about joining our branch, her details are at the bottom of the page. Once you're a member we can start the training and organise the learning materials plus BSAC membership.

Equivelent diver grades

The table on the right will explain the equivalent BSAC diver qualification grades compared to the other training associations.

I can mention many moments that were unforgettable and revelatory. But the most single revelatory three minutes was the first time I put on scuba gear and dived on a coral reef. It's just the unbelievable fact that you can move in three dimensions - David Attenborough
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