March 23, 2022

PBB’s to Ukraine

A huge thank you to Weymouth College who helped us get 220 sets of our PBB+ and PBB Extreme base layers directly delivered to Ukraine. We dropped off 27 boxes to the College late last […]
March 11, 2022

HSE Scuba or “ I like diving”….

Over the last few years Iʼve become generally known as cave diver, my love affair with caves started as a child some forty five years ago following my father into the dry underground world. I […]
March 4, 2022

Off to the GoDiving Show….

That’s team 2 away… off to the Go Diving Show yesterday… make sure you stop by and say hello if you are at the show It’s been interesting having both Dive Ireland International Expo and […]
March 3, 2022

Dive Ireland 2022 – On our way…

…aaannd the’re off…. to Dive Ireland International Expo. The boys loaded the van yesterday and set off at 5am this morning excited to see all our lovely Irish friends
February 24, 2022

How to conduct effective pre-dive checks on a busy dive boat…

In a perfect world, there would be no distractions, plenty of time and our equipment would always work. In reality, this is not the case. Whenever we go diving, there will always be things competing for our attention and prioritisation in a limited time window. Pre-dive checks are just one of those things. Consider, on the boats you dive from, how you can make it easier to do checks and indeed, what else you can do to make the diving safer for everyone.
February 23, 2022

How and Why Checklists Work

Checklists work by helping to compensate for the limitations of our brains. We forget things, we get distracted. Using a checklist helps to keep you on the right path and gives you prompts such that you don’t necessarily have to remember to do things - you just have to remember how to do things. Pilots and surgeons use well-designed checklists all the time despite being experts in what they do.