The IAHD Primary Courses are designed for trainees who have little or no experience of the underwater world.
Each course is adapted to suit the knowledge requirements and the physical and mental capabilities of the trainee.
The IAHD 'Confined Water Diver' course is developed for people with physical or (minor) mental disabilities, who want to learn to dive but cannot, or do not want to, dive in open water.
He or she can, together with one or more "Dive Partners", enjoy the beauty of the underwater world in a protected environment.
The IAHD 'Open Water Diver' course is a complete diver training course, ideal for those wishing to explore the underwater world 'independently'.
He or she can, together with one or more "Dive Partners", enjoy the beauty of the underwater world without supervision.