Diving Policies

Diving policiesAt Blue Lagoon Diving Center we take safety and environment awareness very seriously.  Our diving policies are based on many years of experience and are in place to ensure you have the best and safest dive experience possible.

Diving Policies

  1. Consumption of alcohol is strictly prohibited during the diving day
  2. Any necessary ‘fit to dive’ medical certificates should be arranged prior to arrival.  Should any medical issues be highlighted on completion of dive center paperwork then guests will be required to receive medical clearance from the Sharm el Sheikh Hyperbaric Center
  3. If a guest has not dived within 6 months prior to trip a check out dive must be conducted.
  4. A scuba review must be conducted if a guest has not dived in the previous 2 years
  5. Where guests use private equipment it should meet the standards of the country of their origin
  6. No solo diving and guests are encouraged to dive with the guide at all times
  7. It is recommended that each guest dive with their personal computer or hires a computer from Blue Lagoon.  Should a guest choose not to dive with a computer then they must plan their multilevel dives and ensure they stay above the dive guide at all times
  8. A maximum dive depth for any dive with Blue Lagoon is 30m with the exception of courses such as PADI Deep Diver Specialty Course
  9. A buddy check must be done before each dive and a safety stop completed at the end of each dive at 5 m for a minimum of 3 minutes.  Buddy teams must ascend to safety stop with a minimum of 50 bar to ensure being on boat with a minimum of 30 bar
  10. All ascents must be made either next to the reef or on the rope
  11. No gloves or knives permitted
  12. No touching or collecting of any marine items
  13. Guests should maintain good buoyancy at all times
  14. No feeding of the marine life or littering
  15. We strongly recommend all guests ensure their insurance covers them fully for scuba diving.  We can arrange dive insurance for those guests who have not purchased in advance

For further information on our Diving Policies please contact a member of our team