We want to make scuba diving accessible to all!

by Laura Hamilton (nee Campbell) in Paisley, Scotland, United Kingdom

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Flexible funding – this project will receive all pledges made by December 30th 2019 at 12:58pm

Making scuba diving affordable to all and accessible to all, children and adults with adhd or similar conditions in a pay as you go at £15ph

by Laura Hamilton (nee Campbell) in Paisley, Scotland, United Kingdom

  • Hi, my name is Laura. I own & operate Just Dive and my goal is to make a difference in our local communities. I want to make scuba diving accessible, providing an experience and an opportunity which many consider out of reach.

  • We are fully qualified PADI scuba diving instructors with over 15 years of diving experience! 
  • We want to teach you to scuba dive! Our open, inclusive classes work with many different groups of people & individuals. We want to offer this to as many local people as we can in all communities. We provide all equipment all you need is swimming kit and a towel!

  • I want to empower children from age 8 to learn these fabulous cross over skills and abilities. I want to even out the playing field and prepare them to go down the paths they choose. To afford them the same opportunity to travel and learn that I have had.
  • We work with children from age 8 offering the full PADI range of courses for kids, including Bubblemaker and Seal Team - offering youngsters an excellent opportunity.  

  • We have experience in working with children or adults who have been diagnosed with ADHD or Autistim. Our training, the methodology and the support for these children allows us to provide a unique, often life changing experience. We offer this to individuals and groups who perhaps struggle to find an activity they can enjoy. The quiet and non verbal training - all have positive ramifications for these students and their families.. 

  • Our courses teach a wide variety of water based skills. We work in teams and this can have a positive effect on your mental & physical health and has many other benefits. We provide this for individuals for groups and for families.
  • We think it's unfair Scottish people don't have access to courses which are affordable here at home and that's why our courses and experiences start from only £15 per hour... we are striving to make it affordable and operate a pay as you go scheme! We are the only PADI operation in the sector who offer this and we are passionate about it.

  • We are offering local people internships to gain qualifications to become a Divemaster. This globally recognised qualification which afford them access to employment opportunites both at home and overseas.
  • We work with people with a variety of medical diagnosis and conditions. These individuals often testify to the positive effect diving has had on their lives post diagnosis. Medical advice allowing. 

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£20 or more

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£20 Reward Try Dive

We will give you a one hour try dive in a local pool at one of our handy classes. You only need swimming kit and a towel and we'll get you blowing bubbles within 15 minutes!!

£45 or more

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£45 Reward PADI One Session

We offer 3 hours of beginner PADI Open Water (Adult and Junior) tuition on scuba for adults or kids above the age of 8! We will take you through the equipment, the basic theory of diving and then it's woosh! Into the water for a really unique experience!

£100 or more

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£100 Reward SCUBA birthday party

We will host a phenomenal Scuba Diving Birthday Party for up to 10 participants for 1 hour! We can custom make the party, including balloons, ocean games to be played and glow sticks and other fun activities and features! A birthday party to remember and 100% unique! For this all participants must be aged 10 and all must clear the small medical form prior to taking part.

£300 or more

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£300 Reward FULL PADI REFERRAL COURSE

We will provide you with all of the necessary training to gain mastery of 22 underwater skills. We will teach you all theory and pool training and then furnish you with the referral form. You go off on holiday and then over 2 days you do 4 dives and your a qualified PADI Open Water Diver!! This is the most successful and popular option for UK divers and gets you an underwater passport! Medical form must be passed before beginning.


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