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Lecture 2: Classroom 2

Lecture 2: Classroom 2

This video was recorded at MIT PE.210 SCUBA Spring 2007. Classroom 2 / Physics of diving Continue introduction to equipment (tanks, BCs, regulators) Introduction to physics as it relates to diving (gas laws, water compared to air, buoyancy, pressure, volume, humidity, air consumption rates) Hand signals to be used underwater Pool 2 / Introduction to SCUBA Continue swim test Learn to connect regulator and BC to tank Buddy check Entry and warmup (practicing flutter kick and surface dives) before going on SCUBA Entry practice Practice mask clearing and regulator recovery Introduction to and practice of neutral buoyancy Practice regulator recovery


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