James Blackman from Divers Ready is back, and he has some advice!

He reckons that one of the biggest mistakes people make before they start their OW training is not hand-selecting their instructor. They allow the dive shop or dive centre to randomly assign them an instructor who will be responsible for their training.

How do you know if this person is any good? James strongly encourages anyone who is thinking of taking their Open Water Scuba Certification to ask these 5 questions of anyone they are considering for their instructor! Also check out 5 tips for getting back into scuba diving after a scare and 5 ways to use less gas when diving

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