GUE Drysuit

WHY TAKE THIS COURSE?

If you have plans to dive in cold waters, start technical diving and increase your bottom time, or simply you want to learn something new. Many divers use their drysuits in Dubai & Fujairah for 8 months every yea. Why not you?

GUE’s Drysuit Primer is a non-certification course designed to prepare divers for drysuit diving using proper equipment and techniques.

WHO IS IT FOR?

Divers who are interested to stay dry, which will allow them for longer dives in colder water temperatures.

This training is available also for non-GUE trained divers and can serve as a basic introduction to GUE system.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

  • Buoyancy, trim practice, and refinement;

  • types, fitting, and use of drysuits,

  • drysuit inflation systems, and undergarments;

  • cold water diving specifics;

  • management of basic emergencies related to drysuit diving. ​​​​​​​

PREREQUISITES:

Applicants for a GUE Drysuit Primer must:

  • Be a minimum of 16 years of age.

  • Be physically and mentally fit.

  • Be a non-smoker.

  • Be able to swim.

  • Obtain a physician’s prior written authorization for use of prescription drugs, except for birth control, or for any medical condition that may pose a risk while diving.

  • Be certified, at minimum, as an autonomous entry-level scuba diver (or equivalent) from a recognized training agency.

Duration

1 day / 8 hours

Dives

2 dive sessions

Depth

18 meters maximum

Price

1000 AED

Location

Dubai or Fujairah

GAS

Nitrox 32

Terms:

  • The registration fee (around 45 USD) has to be paid to GUE from GUE’s website directly.

  • All payments are non-refundable.

  • Students will not receive any plastic certification card after this course as it is not a certification course

  • The price is exclusive of the diving expenses, students will have to pay those fees directly to the dive operator.

  • Instructor's diving and travel expenses to be shared equally by all students

did you know?

  • GUE is the first and only to prohibit smoking

  • GUE is the first in the dive industry to introduce Helium to recreational divers

  • GUE is the first and only to eliminate "deep air diving"

  • GUE is the first and only to introduce nitrox in all classes

  • GUE created industry wide awareness of proper buoyancy and trim

  • GUE is first and only to mandate standard equipment and protocols

  • GUE is first and only to require certification renewal and Instructor requalification

For more information, check this link:

https://www.gue.com/20-years

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