Vacation dives, led by a divemaster are the only type of dives that many divers actually do. Many of these dives become “Trust Me” dives and a lot of divers just don’t appreciate the dangers when a regular “please show me the cool stuff” type of dive become as a “Trust Me” dive.
Solo Diving is a style of Scuba Diving where you are completely self reliant, you do not have or wish to have a dive buddy. Solo Divers are trained differently, they need to carry extra gear, they not only have a “Plan A” but also a “Plan B” for when things go wrong.
“Advanced courses of study or qualifications are intended for people who are already skilled or who have a good knowledge of a subject:” After passing your Open Water Certification you should certainly meet this criteria!