Scuba Diving Checklist

Scuba Diving Checklist

This checklist has been designed to help you ensure you have all the kit you need to go Scuba Diving. Some people tend to forget something when they go diving. By following this checklist you will ensure you never miss anything again.

Some bits of kit in this checklist are optional depending on the type of diving you are doing, so don't worry if you don't have everything on the list.

Exposure Protection

  Do I need? Do I have? Packed
Wetsuit / Drysuit
Drysuit Undergarments
Gloves
Hood
Boots
Jacket

Dive Equipment

  Do I need? Do I have? Packed
Mask
Snorkel
Fins
Dive Computer
Backup Mask
BCD
BCD Weight Pockets
Weight Belt
Weights
Regulators (First Stage, Second Stage, Octopus, Contents / Depth Gauge)
Scuba Cylinder
Pony Set Up (Pony Cylinder, First Stage, Second Stage, Contents Gauge)
Compass

Dive Accessories

  Do I need? Do I have? Packed
Dive Knife
Line Cutter
Reel
DSMB
Dive Float & Flag
Dive Light
Underwater Camera & Lights
Catch Bag
Kit Bag
Logbook
Hose Holder
Diving Slate
Safety Whistle
Glow Sticks / Marker Light

Backup Kit

  Do I need? Do I have? Packed
Spare Fin Strap
Spare Mask Strap
Spare O-Rings
First Aid Kit
Allen Keys / Spanners
Spare Hoses

 
Have we missed something from our Scuba Diving Checklist? If so, please email us with your suggestions.

Suunto D5 at The Scuba Doctor Dive Shop

Don't ask me why I dive. Ask yourself why you don't.
— Old diver's proverb