Nitrox is becoming increasingly popular, with more and more divers and dive centers regularly using it.
What’s the point of those dreaded surface drills in entry-level dive courses that require removing and donning the BCD and weight belt, respectively?
With inexpensive dive computers on every wrist these days, do we even need dive tables anymore? Yes, in fact, we do.
Do we really need to bring knives when we dive? And if so, what kind of knife is the best to bring?
It never hurts to be reminded why we train. Recently, I was reminded why I took my Rescue Diver certification, and why rescue scenarios are a part of both the Divemaster and Instructor training with most organizations.
With the buddy system, we always dive with a buddy. But does that mean dive teams always have to be an equal number? What to do if you’re the odd diver out.