Not got enough time or money for Advanced courses???

Not got enough time or money for Advanced courses???

[singlepic id=163 w=320 h=240 float=left]Why not consider an adventure dive? I always liken the open water diver course to completing your driving test. Sitting with your instructor learning all the essential skills you must know to become a safe and confident driver. The similarities when becoming a diver for the first time are very similar. Let me explain…When I learned

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Dive Master Update June!

[singlepic id=347 w=320 h=240 float=left]With so much going on at Sairee Cottage Diving with dive professional training it’s been a while since we had an update on the blog. First up we have Stefan & Anne from Germany and Ruben & Diana from Mexico who are in the final stages of finishing their SSI Dive Master [singlepic id=349 w=320 h=240

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PADI and SSI

[singlepic id=203 w=320 h=240 float=left]There are HEAPS of different diving agencies in the world that promote different types of diving – commercial, recreational, and technical diving.  Examples of these agencies include PADI, SSI, CMAS, SDI, BSAC, and NAUI.  At Sairee Cottage, we mainly teach PADI and SSI courses. One common question we receive is, “What exactly is the difference between

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Wreck Diver Specialty

Last week, weI conducted a Wreck Diver Specialty Course in Koh Tao, with two divers – Anders and Nic. We had an amazing time! We started the course by reviewing and discussing the first half of the knowledge reviews. Luckily for us, we started our course on a Wednesday. Wednesdays at Sairee Cottage are also known as Wreck Wednesdays, which means that we spent the afternoon diving the two wrecks located in Koh Tao – the MV Trident and the HMS Sattakut 742.

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Dive Master Trainee Update December 2012

The Dive Shop of Sairee Cottage Diving in Koh Tao is back open and we have our divemaster training program up and running again. Becoming a divemaster in Koh Tao is most popular and it will cost you only a fraction of what you pay elsewhere! Over the next few days our Divemaster Trainees will be kept busy with their Deep Diving and Nitrox Specialty Courses.

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What’s involved in the Rescue Diver Course?

Rescue Diver Courses at Sairee Cottage Diving Koh Tao [singlepic id=268 w=320 h=240 float=left]Complete one of the most challenging and satisfying courses Recreational diving has to offer and become a Rescue Diver!!! Completing the rescue course can be one of the most rewarding achievements in the diving adventure. Ask most dive professionals and they will tell you the exact same

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High Season Divemaster Training

We’ve had an awesome high season at Sairee Cottage Diving in Koh Tao this year. We would like to say a huge thank you to all our divemaster Trainees, who chose to come diving with us this summer.. All of our dive master trainees completed their Nitrox and Deep Specialties with our diving instructors and were able to dive with Nitrox for FREE during their training.

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After Your Open Water Course…

Becoming a PADI or SSI Open Water Diver nowadays, is like learning how to ride a bike. You certainly don’t need a PhD but it is highly addictive. Once you discovered the beauty of the underwater world and you learned how to stay down there for more than just a single breath, you most likely want to learn more about scuba diving. The follow up cours on the OWD, is the Advanced Open Water Diver Course which consists of five more dives, and can be completed in only two days!

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Nitrox Diving on Koh Tao

What is Nitrox? Nitrox is the name commonly given to a breathing gas called Enriched Air Nitrox. By using Nitrox a diver can dive for longer without exceeding their no decompression limits, but what is it and how can you get to use it? [singlepic id=155 w=320 h=240 float=left]Any mixture of oxygen and nitrogen is actually Nitrox, air could be

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Divemaster Training at Sairee Cottage!

Just finished school? Maybe you’ve graduated and just aren’t ready to start the dreaded 9 to 5 day in day out life yet? Or maybe you’re simply bored with your life as it is? Why not turn your life around then and add some pepper to the soup? Become a Divemaster on Koh Tao and enjoy the 101 benefits of living on a tropical island right under the sun, calling the warm sea water your office and the whale sharks your friends […]

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