Terms & Conditions

Diver Subscription

MEMBERSHIP

  1. The Fifth Point reserves the right to vary the benefits associated with each level of membership.
    1. Typically, these will be reviewed during December each year with all changes being communicated via email.
    2. It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their full benefits are received.
  2. Members may change their membership level at any time.
    1. Requests to change subscription must be received two weeks prior to the direct debit payment date.
  3. Members have the option to “pause” their subscription. Monthly payments will reduce to £10.00.
    1. During this time, the member will lose all wet benefits (equipment hire, guiding, tank sessions etc) but will retain dry benefits (retail discount, training discount, Facebook group access, social invites etc).
    2. Requests to pause subscription must be received two weeks prior to the direct debit payment date.
    3. Full subscription will automatically resume the following month.

DIVING

  1. Members will be required to renew their Diver Pack including RSTC Medical Statement every 12 months.
    1. If within the 12-month period the member’s health changes resulting in adjustments to any of the questions in the document, a new statement must be completed, and doctor’s approval sought if required.
  2. The Fifth Point follows all relevant HSE Diving regulations and all relevant PADI Standards.
    1. Risk assessments and Dive Evaluations are conducted prior to each dive.
    2. All decisions are based on diver safety and comfort.
    3. If it is deemed that a dive must be cancelled, The Fifth Point will notify members at the earliest possible time.
      1. Members will be refunded subscription credit for any cancelled dives, activities etc.
  3. When diving at open water dive sites, members must:
    1. Complete all shore cover paperwork
    2. Report to shore cover before entering the water
    3. Report to shore cover upon returning from the water
    4. Follow the instructions of their dive guide
    5. Adhere to timings
    6. Follow all Standard Safe Diving Practises
  4. It is the responsibility of the member to ensure they are fit for diving on any given day and the planned dives are within their experience, training and comfort levels.

EQUIPMENT RENTAL

  1. Equipment rental is subject to availability. Members must pre-book their equipment rental.
  2. Members wishing to cancel booked equipment rental must do so at least 48 hours prior to the dive.
    1. Late cancellation will incur loss of credit for the equipment rental.
  3. Equipment rental is only available to members who are diving with The Fifth Point.
    1. The Fifth Point will provide all equipment to members at the dive site.
    2. Members are not permitted to use rental equipment when not under supervision of The Fifth Point
  4. It is the responsibility of Members to ensure equipment is in good working order.
    1. Members must conduct pre-dive safety checks and buddy checks before entering the water.
    2. Members are responsible for checking both the quality and quantity of gas in any scuba tank(s).
  5. The Member agrees to reimburse The Fifth Point for the loss or breakage of any and all equipment at the current replacement value.

GUIDED DIVES

  1. Guided dives are subject to availability. Members must pre-book their guided dives.
  2. Members wishing to cancel booked guided dives must do so at least 48 hours prior to the dive.
    1. Late cancellation will incur loss of credit for the dive.

TANK SESSIONS

  1. Tank sessions are limited to 1-hour water time and must start and end promptly at the agreed times.
  2. Tank sessions are subject to availability. Members must pre-book their tank sessions.
  3. Members wishing to cancel booked tank sessions must do so at least 48 hours prior to the session.
    1. Late cancellation will incur loss of credit for the session.
  4. Tank sessions include full equipment rental and are subject to the same terms and conditions as listed in the Equipment Rental section.
  5. Tank sessions are supervised by surface support. In water tuition/buddy support can be requested but may incur additional costs.

RETAIL DISCOUNTS

  1. Discount is available on the recommended retail price of goods purchased.
    1. This discount in NOT available on goods which are already discounted from the recommended retail price, nor on equipment servicing.

PADI COURSE DISCOUNTS

  1. Discount is available on the published price of courses.
    1. This discount in NOT available on courses which are already discounted from the published price, nor courses provided by a third party.

FACEBOOK GROUP

  1. Members agree to conduct themselves appropriately online.
    1. Instances of abuse, racism, slander etc will not be tolerated.
  2. Members will be removed from the group if admins deem their behaviour inappropriate.

PRIORITY BOOKING

  1. Members will receive notification vis the closed Facebook Group of dives, environmental activities, trips etc. at least 2 weeks before events are published on Facebook Page or The Fifth Point website.

SOCIALS

  1. Monthly socials will be announced in the closed Facebook Group.
  2. The Fifth Point take no responsibility for members during social events.

This agreement is a release of the Member’s rights to sue for injuries or death resulting from the rental and/or use of The Fifth Point equipment. The Member expressly assumes all risks of skin and/or scuba diving related in any way to the rental and/or use of this equipment.

This agreement is a release of the Member’s rights to sue for injuries or death resulting from supervision and/or guiding during skin and/or scuba diving activities. The Member expressly assumes all risks of skin and/or scuba diving.

The Member also understands that The Fifth Point and its employees, owners, officers or agents, shall not be held liable or responsible in any way for any injury, death or other damages to the member or his/her family, heirs, or assigns which may occur as a result of skin and/or scuba diving activity

Junior Diver Subscription

MEMBERSHIP

  1. The Fifth Point reserves the right to vary the benefits associated with each level of membership.
    1. Typically, these will be reviewed during December each year with all changes being communicated via email.
    2. It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their full benefits are received.
  2. Members may change their membership level at any time.
    1. Requests to change subscription must be received two weeks prior to the direct debit payment date.
  3. Members have the option to “pause” their subscription. Monthly payments will reduce to £10.00.
    1. During this time, the member will lose all wet benefits (equipment hire, guiding, tank sessions etc) but will retain dry benefits (retail discount, training discount, Facebook group access, social invites etc).
    2. Requests to pause subscription must be received two weeks prior to the direct debit payment date.
    3. Full subscription will automatically resume the following month.

DIVING

  1. Members will be required to renew their Diver Pack including RSTC Medical Statement every 12 months.
    1. If within the 12-month period the member’s health changes resulting in adjustments to any of the questions in the document, a new statement must be completed, and doctor’s approval sought if required.
  2. The Fifth Point follows all relevant HSE Diving regulations and all relevant PADI Standards.
    1. Risk assessments and Dive Evaluations are conducted prior to each dive.
    2. All decisions are based on diver safety and comfort.
    3. If it is deemed that a dive must be cancelled, The Fifth Point will notify members at the earliest possible time.
      1. Members will be refunded subscription credit for any cancelled dives, activities etc.
  3. When diving at open water dive sites, members must:
    1. Complete all shore cover paperwork
    2. Report to shore cover before entering the water
    3. Report to shore cover upon returning from the water
    4. Follow the instructions of their dive guide
    5. Adhere to timings
    6. Follow all Standard Safe Diving Practises
  4. It is the responsibility of the member to ensure they are fit for diving on any given day and the planned dives are within their experience, training and comfort levels.

EQUIPMENT RENTAL

  1. Equipment rental is subject to availability. Members must pre-book their equipment rental.
  2. Members wishing to cancel booked equipment rental must do so at least 48 hours prior to the dive.
    1. Late cancellation will incur loss of credit for the equipment rental.
  3. Equipment rental is only available to members who are diving with The Fifth Point.
    1. The Fifth Point will provide all equipment to members at the dive site.
    2. Members are not permitted to use rental equipment when not under supervision of The Fifth Point
  4. It is the responsibility of Members to ensure equipment is in good working order.
    1. Members must conduct pre-dive safety checks and buddy checks before entering the water.
    2. Members are responsible for checking both the quality and quantity of gas in any scuba tank(s).
  5. The Member agrees to reimburse The Fifth Point for the loss or breakage of any and all equipment at the current replacement value.

GUIDED DIVES

  1. Guided dives are subject to availability. Members must pre-book their guided dives.
  2. Members wishing to cancel booked guided dives must do so at least 48 hours prior to the dive.
    1. Late cancellation will incur loss of credit for the dive.

TANK SESSIONS

  1. Tank sessions are limited to 1-hour water time and must start and end promptly at the agreed times.
  2. Tank sessions are subject to availability. Members must pre-book their tank sessions.
  3. Members wishing to cancel booked tank sessions must do so at least 48 hours prior to the session.
    1. Late cancellation will incur loss of credit for the session.
  4. Tank sessions include full equipment rental and are subject to the same terms and conditions as listed in the Equipment Rental section.
  5. Tank sessions are supervised by surface support. In water tuition/buddy support can be requested but may incur additional costs.

PADI COURSE DISCOUNTS

  1. Discount is available on the published price of courses.
    1. This discount in NOT available on courses which are already discounted from the published price, nor courses provided by a third party.

FACEBOOK GROUP

  1. Members agree to conduct themselves appropriately online.
    1. Instances of bullying, abuse, racism, slander etc will not be tolerated.
    2. Inappropriate language will not be tolerated.
  2. Members will be removed from the group if admins deem their behaviour inappropriate.
  3. Parent/Guardians are also invited to join the Facebook group if they would like to monitor content and behaviour.

PRIORITY BOOKING

  1. Members will receive notification vis the closed Facebook Group of dives, environmental activities, trips etc. at least 2 weeks before events are published on Facebook Page or The Fifth Point website.

SOCIALS

  1. Monthly socials will be announced in the closed Facebook Group.

 

This agreement is a release of the Member’s rights to sue for injuries or death resulting from the rental and/or use of The Fifth Point equipment. The Member expressly assumes all risks of skin and/or scuba diving related in any way to the rental and/or use of this equipment.

This agreement is a release of the Member’s rights to sue for injuries or death resulting from supervision and/or guiding during skin and/or scuba diving activities. The Member expressly assumes all risks of skin and/or scuba diving.

The Member also understands that The Fifth Point and its employees, owners, officers or agents, shall not be held liable or responsible in any way for any injury, death or other damages to the member or his/her family, heirs, or assigns which may occur as a result of skin and/or scuba diving activity.

Pro & Tec Subscription

MEMBERSHIP

  1. The Fifth Point reserves the right to vary the benefits associated with each level of membership.
    1. Typically, these will be reviewed during December each year with all changes being communicated via email.
    2. It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their full benefits are received.
  2. Members may change their membership level at any time.
    1. Requests to change subscription must be received two weeks prior to the direct debit payment date.

AIR FILLS

  1. Unlimited air fills are available for personal cylinders
    1. Members will submit their tank serial numbers to the filler

DIVING

  1. Members will be required to renew their Diver Pack including RSTC Medical Statement every 12 months.
    1. If within the 12-month period the member’s health changes resulting in adjustments to any of the questions in the document, a new statement must be completed, and doctor’s approval sought if required.
  2. The Fifth Point follows all relevant HSE Diving regulations and all relevant PADI Standards.
    1. Risk assessments and Dive Evaluations are conducted prior to each dive.
    2. All decisions are based on diver safety and comfort.
    3. If it is deemed that a dive must be cancelled, The Fifth Point will notify members at the earliest possible time.
  3. When diving at open water dive sites, members must:
    1. Complete all shore cover paperwork
    2. Report to shore cover before entering the water
    3. Report to shore cover upon returning from the water
    4. Adhere to timings
    5. Follow all Standard Safe Diving Practises
  4. It is the responsibility of the member to ensure they are fit for diving on any given day and the planned dives are within their experience, training and comfort levels.

TANK SESSIONS

  1. Tank sessions are limited to 1-hour water time and must start and end promptly at the agreed times.
  2. Tank sessions are subject to availability. Members must pre-book their tank sessions.
  3. Members wishing to cancel booked tank sessions must do so at least 48 hours prior to the session.
  4. Tank sessions are supervised by surface support. In water tuition/buddy support can be requested but may incur additional costs.

RETAIL DISCOUNTS

  1. Discount is available on the recommended retail price of goods purchased.
    1. This discount in NOT available on goods which are already discounted from the recommended retail price.

SERVICING DISCOUNTS

  1. Discount is available on the cost of labour for the servicing.
    1. The discount does not extend to servicing kits or replacement parts which will incur an additional fee

FACEBOOK GROUP

  1. Members agree to conduct themselves appropriately online.
    1. Instances of abuse, racism, slander etc will not be tolerated.
  2. Members will be removed from the group if admins deem their behaviour inappropriate.

PRIORITY BOOKING

  1. Members will receive notification vis the closed Facebook Group of dives, environmental activities, trips etc. at least 2 weeks before events are published on Facebook Page or The Fifth Point website.

SOCIALS

  1. Monthly socials will be announced in the closed Facebook Group.
  2. The Fifth Point take no responsibility for members during social events.

REFERRAL COMMISSION

  1. Members who refer an individual to the Diver Subscription package will receive one-month free Pro & Tec Subscription.
    1. The member’s next scheduled monthly payment will be cancelled and will resume the following month.
    2. Members must inform The Fifth Point of their referral which will be verified when the new member signs up.

This agreement is a release of the Member’s rights to sue for injuries or death resulting from the rental and/or use of The Fifth Point equipment. The Member expressly assumes all risks of skin and/or scuba diving related in any way to the rental and/or use of this equipment.

This agreement is a release of the Member’s rights to sue for injuries or death resulting from supervision and/or guiding during skin and/or scuba diving activities. The Member expressly assumes all risks of skin and/or scuba diving.

The Member also understands that The Fifth Point and its employees, owners, officers or agents, shall not be held liable or responsible in any way for any injury, death or other damages to the member or his/her family, heirs, or assigns which may occur as a result of skin and/or scuba diving activity.