We have been given the opportunity to give the Expedition Rangers a REAL treat during Pow Wow. We will have an Aquaman SCUBA Experience for them to participate in. They will have the chance to do some REAL SCUBA DIVING while at camp! Here is a note from the instructor
EVENTS – YOU MUST PRE REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT. ONLY THE FIRST 21 CAN ATTEND…… TO REGISTER CLICK HERE
The event will take place after the Saturday night service and will last approximately 3 1/2 hours!
During this experience, young men will go through the basic safety procedures for enjoyable scuba diving under the watchful eye and direct control of an active SCUBA Instructor. they will learn skills such as equalizing your ears, buddy checks, basic buoyancy control, underwater communication, and more. They will also be given an introduction to basic scuba equipment followed by an underwater tour in the local pool.
During this section, young men will go through the basics of proper actions in and around water. They will be delivered this by an Active Public Safety Dive Instructor and Swift water rescue instructor. Their Instructor will show them how to properly wear a personal flotation device, how to properly get in and out of water safely.
Expedition Rangers will be shows and have a chance to practice knot tying underwater. We will go over 3 basic knots that is common for Public Safety Divers and Commercial divers. This will give them a chance to show off their skills underwater; so brush up on those knots.
Please read over each section of the waiver carefully YOU MUST HAVE A COMPLETED AND CORRECT WAIVER TO PARTICIPATE, THE WAIVER CAN BE DOWNLOADED BY CLICKING HERE
If a person has a medical issue that is listed on the medical waiver, then they will have to have a Physicians Sign off that clears them for the Scuba Experience being offered.
Furthermore, on the Medical Waiver they MUST answer by writing in full “YES” or “NO”. There may be no cross through or corrections. If the form is changed or written through they will need to print off a new form and have it completed. WE ARE NOT ABLE to accept forms that are not properly completed.
Ensure each Participant comes prepared and if they have questions we may be contacted directly by parents to go over any questions they may have.
Benjamin A. Stanfield, CDO
SDI/TDI # 24982
BLS Instructor (AHA)
Deep Adventures LLC.