2017 Calendar & Key Dates

Here is a list of key dates coming up in the Irish Underwater Calendar in 2017

National Exams

National Courses




Moniteur 1 ( Instructor) Written Exam 14/01/2017
Practical Exam 8/4/2017
Moniteur 2 ( Examiner) TBC
Leading Diver Brief Nationwide February
Module 1 Written Exam Nationwide 10/6/2017
Module 3 Weekend Assessment 8/9/2017

 Regional Exams

Regional courses



Please see COMS for more courses
Advanced Nitrox Diver Blackwater, Cork 11th March
Extended Range Nitrox diver Blackwater, Cork 11th March
Rescue Diver UCC, Cork 25th March
Rescue Diver Southe East 22nd april
Diver Cox’n UCC, Cork 8th April
Diver Cox’n Dublin 6th May
Nitrox Dublin 20th May

Dive & Snorkel Rallies and Social Events

Being part of our organisation is more than just training, it’s about being part of a community of people who share the same interests and outlook as you. Being part of a club is being part of something special and beyond that you are part of a nationwide community of divers & snorkelers. We host numerous dive rallies throughout the season and details of these are list below.

Dive Rallies 2017

Dive Rallies & Events



Dive Ireland 2017 Athlone 3rd & 4th March
Northern Dive Rally Donegal  16th – 18th June
South East Dive Rally Hook Head, Wexford 14th – 16th July
South West Dive Rally Cahirsiveen, Co Kerry 19th – 21st May
West Dive Rally Killala, Co Mayo 29th – 30th July
Midlands Snorkel Rally Clondra, Co Longford 19th August

For more information on these rallies check out

Make sure your part of the gang and grab your official 2017 Dive Rally tee


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25th March: Adopt a Site workshop, Dun Laoghaire

1st April: Adopt a Site workshop, Galway

8th April: Adopt a Site workshop, Ballina

15th April: Adopt a Site workshop, Nenagh

27-28th May 2017: Observer course, Kerry

3-4th June 2017: Surveyor Course, Belfast

24-25th June 2017: Observer Course, Galway

23rd July: Seasearch dives at Leitir Calaidh and Ali Bui, Galway

14th October 2017: Fish Identification

15-22nd October 2017: Killary Survey Galway

For more information on Seasearch contact