Snorkelling Costs

Is snorkelling for you?

Experience Snorkelling Taster Session

Like the idea of learning to snorkel? Come along on any Tuesday night for an experience snorkelling taster session where you can see what's involved and whether it's for you.

A taster session costs £5 (adults) or £4 (juniors).



Membership and Training Costs

BSAC Basic Snorkelling Membership:

Includes third party insurance and access to course materials and qualifications.

LSAC Membership:

Join LSAC as a social member and get free use of the pool 9pm - 10pm on Tuesday evenings, use of snorkelling equipment and access to club trips and socials.

Training Materials:

The cost of the BSAC course materials

Example Annual Costs
Membership Type Cost
BSAC Basic Snorkelling Membership £18.50
LSAC Social Membership 12x £4.00
Training Materials £7.50
First year total (new snorkellers) £74.00
Subsequent Years £66.50

Full BSAC snorkelling membership is also available to over 18s on request. This includes a monthly magazine and BSAC voting rights but costs an additional £37.50 a year.



The club has plenty of snorkelling kit that members can borrow for free, however you might prefer to buy your own in which case some example costs are shown below.

It is important to get good quality equipment that fits you well, there are plenty of people within the club who will be willing to give help and guidance.

Approximate Kit Costs
Item Cost new Cost 2nd hand
Mask * £30 £10
Pool Fins * £25 £10
Snorkel * £5 £5
Buoyancy Aid (for Open Water) £15 £10

* Available to borrow from the club