About the British Sub-Aqua Club
So whether you’re a qualified PADI SSI (or any other agency) diver or have only tried diving on holiday and would like to learn to scuba dive –
Run by divers, for divers since 1953, BS-
Our social, family-
Our training programme is open to all levels of diver –
And, as the UK National Governing Body for Underwater Activities, we also work continuously to ensure the ongoing development, safety and enjoyment of scuba for all.
Information for divers crossing over from PADI, SSI, SSAC & SAA
The great news is, your diving qualification is recognised and you can continue to dive within the limits of your certification.
Also if you want to further your training with a BS AC qualification, your diver grade is recognised as an entry level to progress to the next higher BS AC grade without penalty – it’s that easy.
For example – divers transferring from PADI:
|PADI Open Water or Advanced Open Water||Similar to: BS-AC Ocean Diver
Progress to: BS-AC Sports Diver
|PADI Rescue Diver||Similar to: Sports Diver
Progress to: Dive Leader