R01UK.DOC

 

Summary of conditions for diving at La Gombe

(Full version of the regulations on the website)

 

The group supervisor should at least have a CMAS three star diver certificate or be qualified as a monitor/instructor in the case of those who are not CMAS-certified.

 

All the divers in the group shall be under the authority and supervision of the visiting club and its supervisor, they shall agree with the regulations and the policies decided upon by the federation or association.

 

The group shall comprise at least 2 groups of divers so they may take turns guaranteeing their surface safety.

 

At the request of the CLAS supervisor, you shall agree to take part in arranging the surface safety for the benefit of all divers.

 

The visiting club supervisor has to complete and sign a document provided by the CLAS prior to launching.

 

The changing room should be vacant 30 minutes after the last dive.

 

Drinks should not be brought to the site, refreshments are available in our bar.

 

The participants shall observe good manners, the CLAS rules, signs, the recommendations and requests of the CLAS supervisor.

 

You are allowed access to the changing rooms, hot showers, outdoor barbecue and parking facilities.

 

You are also allowed access to our 200 bar self-service inflating station (1,50 = 1500 litres)

 

Clubs are allowed to dive at La Gombe on Saturdays and Sundays without having to reserve, starting from 1.30 pm (last launching at 4 pm) until the scheduled closures.

 

The registration fee is 5,00 for one dive in the afternoon.

 

 

Clubs are allowed to dive at La Gombe on Saturday and Sunday mornings by reservation and after confirmation for a maximum of 20 divers.

 

Applications for reservations must be made via the site form

 

The indivisible and personal participation fee is 10,00 for one dive in the morning and one dive in the afternoon.

 

The total cost of the reservation shall be payable, unless it is cancelled or amended 15 days before the scheduled date.

 

Launching at 11.30 in the morning, starting from 1.30 in the afternoon.

 

 

Diving on saturday evenings in la Gombe is only possible by adhering to the following strict rules. Reservations can only be made by an INSTRUCTOR from Nelos/Lifras clubs (or associations of these clubs). The reservation needs to be done via the website at least 6 weeks in advance for a minimum of 40 divers. Only after confirmation by Clas asbl is this reservation definitive.

 

The instructor has the responsability to take adequate measures for safety. He/ she will bring an oxygene tank as well as a spare tank of air, both in good working order and ready to be used. Clas asbl will place a harnass at the disposal of a safety diver.

 

Applications for reservations must be made via the site form

 

The centre's facilities (not including the kitchen) are available to the organiser club subject to a contribution to the costs equal to 125.00 (the bar is run by the CLAS)

 

A further contribution to the costs equal to 75.00 is required for the use of the kitchen.

 

The participation fee is 5,00 for a single dive in the evening.

 

A minimum of 40 x 5.00 shall be charged for the dive, even if the number of participants is less than planned.

The centre facilities are available from 7 pm at the earliest until 2 am at the latest.

 

The facilities must be left clean.

 

The total cost of the reservation shall be payable, unless it is cancelled or amended 15 days before the scheduled date.