Free Training Course
Use this to learn how my full eLearning video courses work …just try it now it will cost you nothing !!
It is the exact same system, you will get when you purchase any of my paid course subscriptions
Free Training Syllabus:
What You Need To Know
The Art of Teaching Presentation
A Sidemount Diving presentation given by Steve Martin at the DAN Conference in November 2017 in Milan, Italy
Sidemounting.com : Buying Equipment Before Training?
This video could save you a lot of time, frustration and money. We explain exactly what we do and will prove to you during your in-water training courses with us.
Sidemounting.com : The Sidemount Essentials Course
We discuss why our Sidemount Essentials in-water training course has been so successful over the years and how it constantly develops and improves each time we run it. We explain all the details that truly makes this a comprehensive training course and why it stands out from all the others.
Exposure Protection : Drysuits
Why many divers around the world are opting to no longer use wetsuits for any of the dives they are making. Vas owns 3 top end drysuits and he goes into detail about the reasons he made the choice to now only dive dry.
Diving Skills : Why Good Skills are Needed
General tips and advice, why skills diminish and how you can avoid this
XDeep Systems Comparison
In depth review of the xDeep sidemount systems with a side by side comparison
Exposure Protection : Fourth Element Equipment
A review of Fourth Element equipment I use regularly and give my detailed feedback
BCD Failure : Multi-Stage Technical Diver
Demonstration showing various ways to handle a complete BCD Failure at 40m /130 feet with 4 cylinders
How To Handle LP and HP Failures
This video I guarantee will change the way you look at failures underwater. We show you complete catastrophic LP and HP failures on a real dive using sidemount configuration. The dive was conducted on the edge of the recreational divers limit at 38 metres / 120 feet.
Training for Good Body Posture
Land workshop covering how to hold & position your body to enable effective finning underwater
Back Kick : Student Mastery
Tips on mastering your back kick. Every scuba diver should learn this finning technique
Multiple Cylinder in Technical Diving
Covers general use of 4 cylinders, plus many tips; like how you keep cylinders in trim throughout your dive
Small RIB / Boat Entry and Exits
This is one of our new styles of online training videos, it covers small RIB / boat entry and exits. We show you actual students with instructor during their Sidemount Essentials training course. You will see briefing, instructor demonstration, students’ performance with live critique plus debrief and video review after dive.
This video will give you an insight into exactly what you will do during an in-water course with us.
Fins : Weight Testing
Buoyancy testing of fins, find out if positive, neutral or negative while on/off your feet
Diving Skills : Fill in the Gaps
We explain how crucial it is to learn essential dive skills. From developing as a new scuba diver and if you want to work towards technical diving.
Sidemounting.com : Instructor Training Goals
We explain why we have decided to give all of our training secrets away, and how we hope this will allow other instructors using our new training course to get great results for their students.
Sidemounting.com : Is Vas the Serious Guy?
This video is guaranteed to put a smile on many faces. Vas played a huge part in the development of our online training series and this video will explain his “serious side” 🙂
Sidemounting.com : Giving Our Secrets Away!
We discuss our concerns and the thought process behind the Instructor Training Series and why it has taken until 2021 to get it released.
Sidemounting.com : Cave Diver Training
Many of you have requested we make an overhead online training course. Well here is our answer to your request and we discuss what we are going to do.