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 student materials.
There are THREE PARTS to earning an entry level SCUBA Certification:
We encourage our students to take advantage of E-learning courses available through NAUI and PADI. Please contact us for the necessary codes.
May 2021: PADI online academics. Mandatory class session May 23th 2pm-4pm. Pool skills session meet at the Powell Crosley Jr. YMCA 10am-1:30pm on Sundays May 15th, 23rd, 30th
July 2021: PADI online academics. Mandatory class session Wednesday, July 21st 6-8. Pool skills session meet at the Powell Crosley Jr. YMCA 10am-1:30pm on Sundays, July 11th, 18th, 25th
August 2021: NAUI online academics. Mandatory class session Sunday, August 29th, 2pm-4pm. Pool skills session meet at the Powell Crosley Jr. YMCA 10am-1:30pm on Sundays, August 8th, 22nd, 29th
Doing your certification dives locally? Here is our summer schedule
Experience the other two thirds
Store Hours: Monday - Thursday Noon-6; Friday Noon-5; Sat noon-4; Closed Sunday and Major Holidays
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.
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