The first step to qualify as a certified SCUBA diver able to dive without supervision to 60ft.
Course consists of classroom education and practical application in a pool environment. What will you learn?
Physical Requirements: While diving is not commonly regarded as strenuous exercise, the affects on your body are significant and your safety is our number one priority.
All students will be required to:
If you are under a physician's care for an illness or taking and medications on a daily basis (excluding birth control) a medical release must be completed by your physician prior to ANY WATER ACTIVITY.
Gear Requirements: All students MUST have their own SCUBA QUALITY mask, snorkel, fins and boots (if required by fin style).
Please note that:
We will provide you with the following during the pool portion of your course:
Course fees include required text books.
There are THREE PARTS to earning an entry level SCUBA Certification:
January 2020: 3 week. Class sessions meet on Saturday, January 4th, 11th, and 18th 9am-1pm at the dive shop. Pool sessions meet on Sunday, January 5th, 12th, and 19th noon-6pm at Powel Crosley YMCA.
February 2020: 3 week. Class sessions meet on Saturday, January 25th, February 8th, 15th, 22nd 9am-2pm at the dive shop. Pool sessions meet on Sunday, February 9th, 16th, and 23rd noon-6pm at the Powel Crosley YMCA.
March 2020: 4 week. Class sessions meet on Sunday, March 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th from 10:30am-12:30pm, followed by pool sessions from 2pm-6pm at the Powel Crosley YMCA.
April 2020: 4 week. Class sessions meet on Sunday, March 29th 1pm-4pm, Wednesday, April 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd from 6:30pm-9:30pm. Pool sessions meet on Sunday, April 5th, 12th, 26th from 10am-1pm at the Gamble Nippert YMCA.
Complete the form below and a qualified staff member will contact you directly to discuss your experience and enroll you in our available class schedule.
Experience the other two thirds
10 years of age or older, tread deep water for 10 minutes unassisted, continuously swim 200 meters or snorkel 300 meters, SCUBA quallity mask, open-heel fins, boots, and snorkel
Store Hours: Monday - Thursday Noon-6; Friday Noon-5; Sat 10-4; Closed Sunday and Major Holidays