This will be the first time you get hands-on experience with all your equipment.
- Your instructor will explain and demonstrate all the skills covered on the following pages before you are required to do them.
- If you do not understand something, simply ask your instructor to repeat the demonstration.
- It is important to note that the environment, equipment design, and the dive site chosen to complete your training may influence the way the skills listed here are taught. The skills and their descriptions are guidelines, and your instructor will follow these descriptions as much as possible but has flexibility when teaching these skills.