Step 1 - Learn to Swim
||Some might argue that the
whole point of SCUBA diving is to sink, not swim, however knowing how to swim is in
fact a prerequisite.
While assessing your swimming abilities you might want to ask yourself a few other questions... How much do you like water? Are you fond of marine life? Do I need an excuse to travel to exotic locations? :-)
Most people who take up SCUBA already know how to swim. Many people take up SCUBA diving after having a positive experience snorkeling. However, some people write off SCUBA diving after having a negative experience snorkeling. It's worth noting that SCUBA diving is often far more enjoyable than snorkeling because
So, once you know how to swim, move on to Step 2.