Southsea Sub-Aqua Club has a number of members who are qualified Instructors. To help ensure that our club fully complies with the BSAC's Safeguarding Policy, all the Instructors are checked through the DBS checking process.

The BSAC has a number of Instructor qualifications. Each course is run on a national basis to international standards.

Snorkel Instructor Course

  1. Snorkel Instructor
  2. Advanced Snorkel Instructor
  3. Snorkel Instructor Trainer

Scuba Instructor Courses

  1. Instructor Foundation Course (Assistant Diving Instructor)
  2. Theory Instructor
  3. Practical Instructor
  4. Open Water Instructor
  5. Advanced Instructor
  6. National Instructor
  7. Technical Instructor
  8. Diving For All programme

Already a Diving Instructor?

For Qualified Diving Instructors from other agencies, the BSAC run regional courses to allow you to switch to BSAC as an Instructor. The process requires you to join a BSAC Club, such as SSAC, or a BSAC Diving Centre and participate in an Instructor Crossover Course.

For more information, click here.

Some of our club's Instructors:

  • Martin Davies
  • Pete Dolphin
  • Jim Fuller
  • Tom Templeton
  • Jenny Watkins
  • Rob Watkins
  • Phil Hart
  • Ollie Meaden
  • James Soos