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Originally posted 2019-08-07 21:06:39. Question: What is the difference between a Dive Guide and a Divemaster?  Both RSTC and ISO describe Open Water qualification as an “autonomous level” qualification. ‘Autonomous’ means that the qualified diver DOES NOT REQUIRE SUPERVISION relative to the level of their qualification. Consequently, it should be appropriate for a “Dive Guide” […]

Autonomous Progressive Scuba Skill Development

Originally posted 2013-07-31 20:04:13.  A Guide To Expert Scuba Diving Skills Development by Andy Davis Many scuba divers struggle for years to improve their scuba diving skills, becoming exasperated that performance seemingly refined and perfected in a training environment does not replicate in actual open water dives. Even worse, it fails them when they are […]