For all rookie divers, the PADI blog has an interesting article with tips on how to avoid common scuba diving mistakes.
The article warns novices to take their time assembling their equipment, doing their buddy checks and on their descent as rushing can lead to mishaps.
The other common mistake made by rookies, according to the blog, is to try to do too many things at once. It advises waiting until you are more experienced before trying your hand at underwater photography or video.
And remember, practice makes perfect, so don’t leave it too long between getting your PADI certificate and actually putting your new skills into practice.
Read the article in full: PADI’s Common Mistakes New Scuba Divers Make.
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