• Basic and General Underwater Communications and Hand Signals



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    Stop

    Problem

    Out of Air

    Low on Air

    Share Air

    Question

    Some of these examples show the question signal in conjunction with others.


    Narced (Narcosis) or Dizzy

    Write it out

    Line

    Decompression / Safety Stop at 15'/3m

    Go down

    Cut (end exercise)

    Silt (bottom composition)

    Don’t Know

    Hover or level off

    Buddy

    Boat

    Cold

    Shark

    Come Here

    You

    I or Me

    No

    Gauges

    Light

    Air Pressure

    Entanglement

    Turn Around

    Lights off

    Lights on

    Slow Down

    Go Faster

    Wreck

    Go Over

    Tie Off (referring to line)

    Big bubbles (big leak)

    Backup


    Repeat it / Do again

    Reel

    Look

    Ceiling (top)


    Forget It, stop ‘talking’


    Fish

    Swim/Fin

    Stuck

    Restriction

    Direction of Flow


    Direction of Travel


    Direction of Exit/Surface

    Cramp

    Swap Buddies

    Come Up

    Size, HUGE!

    Depth (soon)