SCUBA Classes and
Bubblemaker—for children 8-12 years old,                 
this is a swimming pool experience that                         
introduces children to the wonders of                         
blowing bubbles underwater.  
Great Birthday                 
Party idea as well!
PADI S.E.A.L. Team—Also for children
8-12 years old, this program covers
basic scuba skills over several Aqua-
Missions in a “diving” pool and brings
the excitement of the underwater world
to young explorers and adventurers!
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Discover SCUBA Diving—for individuals 10 years
and older, this is a swimming pool experience to let
you try SCUBA before registering for a certification

PADI SCUBA Diver—entry level program for those
who either do not want to pursue full SCUBA
certification or have limiting time constraints.  Can be
completed in one weekend and counts towards Open
Water Diver certification.
PADI OPEN WATER DIVER— Certification program that allows you to dive with
another certified buddy independent of a professional.  Includes all the basics of
scuba diving and scuba equipment.  Complete this certification in two weekends
or on a schedule customized to your needs.  For more info
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PADI ADVENTURE DIVER— Once you have completed your Open Water Diver
certification, three more supervised dives each with a specific emphasis on
either environment, skills, or equipment moves you into the ranks of Adventure
Click here for more info!

PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER– Add Deep and Underwater Navigation dives
to the Adventure Diver and NOW you’re an Advanced Open Water Diver!
Click here for more information.

PADI RESCUE DIVER— The next step prepares you for dive emergencies
whether before, during or after a dive.  We think this one course EVERY diver
should take!  This course also includes
DAN'S DEMP Course for a
complete Rescue training program!

SPECIALTY DIVER COURSES-  We offer Specialty Diver Certifications for
Altitude, Boat, Deep, Drift, Dry Suit, Enriched Air, Multi-level/Computer Diving,
Night, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Search and Recovery, Underwater
Photography, Underwater Navigation, Underwater Naturalist, Wreck Diving
                                                                      (Course Prices vary by course)
Complete FIVE PADI specialty certifications and with your Rescue Diver
Certification and 50 logged dives, you can qualify for PADI’s
Master SCUBA
, the highest rated recreational diver certification available.

PROJECT AWARE certifications including Reef Conservation and Fish
Identification are available as well.  Consider inviting the program to your school!
BECOME A PADI PRO!!   Once you have completed Rescue Diver, you have the option of
pursuing a career, whether part time or full time, in the diving industry.  Start by becoming a
.  This is an extensive program on dive theory, skills, and dive management.  Test the
professional waters by working with a PADI Instructor and even doing some programs on your own!

You can do
in sequence to continue on your SCUBA career track.  The combined program, an Instructor
Development Course (an IDC) is offered at qualified PADI Dive Centers or at approved alternate
locations.  Watch this site for approved sites and dates.
CPR for adults and children, choking management, Automatic
External Defibrillator (AED), and First Aid training is available.  
Classes are currently scheduled quarterly.  See calendar for
details on the next class.  Classes available upon request as well.

Certify as an
EFR Instructor and share YOUR training at the work
place and with friends and family and add to your income as well!.

DAN training programs include a number of programs
for both SCUBA Diving and Aquatic injuries.  
Programs include:

PLUS  the
new Dive Emergency Management Provider
and Dive Accident First Aid for Non-Divers

Instructor level certifications available for those
qualified to teach DAN courses.
Divers Alert Network
Emergency First Response
for more information on ANY class or program,
write to:
for more information on ANY class or program,
write to:

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    DIVING LLC         
Click here to pay for your
Open Water classroom and
pool sessions
Click here to pay for your
Open Water  Check Out
Click here to pay for your
Adventure Diver Course
(book included)
Click here to pay for your
Advanced Open Water Diver
Course  (book included)
Click here to pay for your
Advanced Open Water Diver
Course  (book included)