Signals

  • Everything is OK

  • Everything is OK - use this one on the surface, as it is more clear to see from a distance

  • Everything is OK - use this one on the surface, as it is more clear to see from a distance

  • Everything is OK - shine your flash light on your hand and make the OK signal

  • Signal to go down, descend

  • Signal to go up, ascend

  • Going up to a depth to make a safety stop

  • Show the swimming direction

  • Lead and follow, follow each other into a certain direction.

  • Stop! Do not move

  • Ask how much air the other person has left

  • Stay on this depth level

  • Turn around

  • Danger! Watch out! (point towards the danger)

  • Slow down, dont go too fast

  • Out of time - start ascend to safety stop

  • Do a safety stop

  • Hold hands with each other

  • Do not understand, Do not know

  • Indicate that you have a problem

  • Signal to let others know you have cramp. After this signal point to the part of the body that has cramp

  • Indication that you are out of air

  • Ask your buddy to share air with you

  • Indicate that you are cold and shivering

  • Problem clearing your ears

  • Problem with your eye sight, not looking clear, dizzy

  • Signal that you have problems thinking, acting

  • Entangled and stuck into something

  • On the surface raise your hand - followed by OK signal - to attract attention

  • On the surface wave your hand in the air to indicate you are in trouble and need assistance