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The UK's only 6m heated scuba diver training facility


Essex Diving club is the only Scuba Club in the UK with its own 6m deep diving pool The pool was originally built for films and television, but due to the lack of  demand for this type of work it was taken over by Essex Diving Club as a Safe and controlled environment for its members to train.

The Pool is also used by other diver clubs, schools and colleges. On the site you are able to get cylinder refills including nitrox, cylinder and regulator testing and retails sales of equipment

The pool was also used  by Diver Magazine & Mavericks Diving for the National Buoyancy challenge 2009  and the Guinness World Record for the most divers underwater watching the England football Game. The Club is Based at The Underwater Studio in Basildon Essex.

The team that run maintain the Dive pool have been responsible for working on blockbusters such as Bourne Supremacy, James Bond, Star Wars and many others and the pool is occasionally rented out to film production companies, so you never know who you might bump into