What we offer

Affordable scuba diving, awesome trips in the UK and abroad, training in all BSAC qualifications, plus our regular socials! Select an icon to find out more.

New Divers

UBUC offers training towards the BSAC Ocean Diver qualification. We begin training in October each year.

Continuing Training

You can attain your next qualification level with us! We offer additional training up to instructor level, as well as other skills development courses.

Dive Trips

If you're already qualified, come dive with us! We run trips most weekends to locations across the UK, using our two boats, as well as annual trips abroad.

Social Activities

We don't just do diving! We also have many varied social activities such as talks, bar crawls (including with our boats) and visits!

The UBUC Blog

Check out the awesome things we've been up to.

Try Dives 2022

UBUC welcomed 20 new Try Divers during Bristol SU’s ‘Give it a Go week’. Our Try Dive involved giving basic skill lessons to people completely new to diving, helping give them the confidence to begin Read more…

UBUC Intro Talk 2022

We are having our Introduction Talk for all new members (and any old ones, of course!). Please come along to find out more information about the club. Location: 3.31 Coutts Lecture Theatre, Wills Memorial Building Read more…

Gozo 2022

Foreword 16 UBUC’ites headed off to Gozo (Malta) for 10 days of most excellent diving, food and fun. Here’s what we got up to… Picture captions by Chris. Day 1 (Chris) – Arrival (Most) of Read more…

Lundy May 2022

Six UBUCers headed down to North Devon for an early Saturday morning start to catch a charter boat to Lundy Island with Wild Frontiers. A few of us camped locally the night before and woke Read more…

Vobster Quay

Gruelingly early on Saturday morning, 12 UBUC’ers eeled into their tightly packed cars and headed down to Vobster Quay for a morning of diving. This was the perfect opportunity for Chris and Jase to instruct Read more…

Swanage Pier

Early on Saturday morning, eight UBUCers headed down to Swanage pier for some diving in non-freezing temperatures. Chris, our resident fish, did four dives to train some ODs and SDs, so diving started quickly as Read more…

Chesil Cove

After wisely deciding that an early start was unnecessary, Chris, Ollie and Caitlin headed down to Chisel Cove for a couple of dives in the sunshine. The sea was pancake calm but despite this the Read more…