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Below you will find a list of upcoming training courses.  Click on the course title for more information on the specific class details: location, time, prerequisites, and content of the training course.  Unless noted, these prices here are for the full tuition. If you would like to reserve a seat but only pay a deposit, you can contact us to do this manually and make a payment schedule.  Please don't hesitate with any questions!

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Ever want to try out sidemount diving? Experience what it feels like to dive with multiple cylinders and have all the redundancy and extra gas that comes along with that? Try sidemount out in the pool with a certified sidemount instructor.

Cost: $ 50.00
This is for students that have already completed classroom and pool less than one year ago and still need checkout dives to finish there Open Water SCUBA Diver certification. All other students looking to get Open Water certified should follow this link: https://www.submergedscuba.com/module/class.htm?classId=288509

Cost: $ 200.00
The Open Water Course is designed to teach you the safety and basics of modern SCUBA Diving.

Cost: $ 399.00
A pool skills refresher and either an 8 hour audit of an open water course or an academic review.

Cost: $ 99.00
This introductory experience allows try scuba diving without taking a longer more expensive course. We meet at the pool and review the equipment and fundamental skills needed to swim like a fish and breath underwater. Bring a friend and try scuba diving!

Cost: $ 50.00
Ready to take the next step in your SCUBA education? Take the Advanced Open Water Course. It will enhance your skills and provide a guided introduction on 5 different specialties in diving, including deep and navigation.

Cost: $ 299.00
Learn to be a better diver, understand how to respond in emergencies, and how to prevent them from happening to make dives better for both yourself and your buddy.

Cost: $ 349.00
This fundamental course illustrates the proper appreciation for diving in Cavern and Cave environments. You will learn primary line skills, communication, conservation, dive planning, and emergency procedures. See this link for details: https://www.diveshopservices.com/cave

Cost: $ 499.00
The Deep Diver Course is a must for any diver wishing to explore a little more, go a little deeper, and learn the risks and benefits associated with deep diving. Many interesting sights lay just beyond open water diver training limits such as: beautiful wall dives, shipwrecks, and critters that don?t come into the shallows.The purpose of this course is to provide the necessary training to plan and execute dives that are beyond the depth range experienced during an Open Water Scuba Diver course, specifically beyond 18 metres/60 feet and to a maximum depth of not greater than 40 metres/130 feet. By the end of the course your knowledge, awareness, and comfort level with deep diving activities will have increased.

Cost: $ 249.00
The SDI Diver Propulsion Vehicle Diver Course is designed to train divers in the use of a Diver Propulsion Vehicle (DPV) and familiarize them with the skills, knowledge, planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems, and hazards of using a DPV in a non-overhead environment.

Cost: $ 249.00
The Dry Suit Diver Course will open up a whole new world of diving to you. This course allows the student to develop the knowledge and skills to properly use a dry suit. It will discuss the types of dry suits, accessories, maintenance and how to make basic repairs.

Cost: $ 249.00
Divers often have a need, or want, to effectively communicate underwater. The SDI Full Face Mask Course is the perfect starting point. Full face mask diving allows the diver to relax and enjoy diving while not worrying about maintaining the second stage regulator. In addition, the full face mask will help insulate the diver from a cold water environment.

Cost: $ 149.00
This specialty is designed to acquaint the diver with special skills and techniques necessary to successfully plan, execute and evaluate a search and recovery dive.

Cost: $ 149.00
Time to ditch that single tank on your back and get into a sidemount rig. Try diving with 2 or more tanks on your sides. Learn redundancy and skills that lead into the amazing world of technical diving or more freedom in your recreational diving world. The class will have self study and review, 2 classroom sessions (including lecture and gear configurations), and open a water and confined water dives.

Cost: $ 399.00
At one point or another, many divers have found themselves alone during a dive, whether it was intentional or not. SDI?s Solo Diving is the practice of self reliant scuba diving without a ?dive buddy.?Solo diving, once considered technical diving and discouraged by most certification agencies, is now seen by many experienced divers and some certification agencies as an acceptable practice for those divers suitably trained and experienced. Rather than relying on the traditional buddy diving safety system, solo divers should be skilled in self-sufficiency and willing to take responsibility for their own safety while diving.

Cost: $ 249.00
Divers are intensely fascinated by navigation? It allows them to make their way back to a special spot discovered on an earlier dive. They use the tricks and techniques of navigation to find an ideal exit point at the end of a dive without the need for an uncomfortable surface swim

Cost: $ 149.00
The SDI Underwater Photographer Diver Course is designed to introduce divers to the equipment, techniques and procedures necessary to take underwater photographs, and allow the student to experience and discuss many areas of interest to the underwater photographer.

Cost: $ 149.00
Wreck diving can be one of the most exciting aspects of sport diving, however every effort must be made to maximize safe diving techniques. The Wreck Diver Course will discuss the equipment and techniques commonly employed while wreck diving. This course may be taught as a non-penetration, 2 dives required, or as a limited-penetration course, requiring 3 dives. Limited-penetration is defined as a swim through or within the ambient light of entry point.

Cost: $ 249.00
This course is cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), first aid, and automated external defibrillator (AED) use combined into one program. It is designed to teach the techniques to administer CPR, first aid, and utilize an AED in emergency situations involving infants, children, and adults.

Cost: $ 50.00
Are you ready to progress on as a Gas Blender? The TDI Advanced Gas Blender Course picks up where you left off in the previous sequence in training, the TDI Nitrox Gas Blender course.After successful completion of the TDI Advanced Gas Blender course, you will be able to engage in the blending of oxygen and helium based gases. The objective of this course is to train candidates in the proper procedures needed for the preparation and blending of high quality nitrox and trimix gases for use in technical diving. The TDI Advanced Gas Blender course will take you through this process in an easy-to-understand format.

Cost: $ 199.00
The Air Fill Station Operator class is designed to teach the student how to safely fill compressed air tanks from both a compressor and banks.

Cost: $ 149.00
This course is designed to give an in-depth look at how dive equipment works. It will cover general repairs and maintenance of various types of exposure suits, BCDs, regulators, and other accessories.

Cost: $ 149.00
Divers have a vested interest in protecting the marine environment. In many cases, divers do not have environmental information about local sites. This specialty is designed to increase the open water diver?s understanding of marine and freshwater environments, the problems facing these unique ecosystems, and the role that diver?s play in protecting our marine resources.

Cost: $ 99.00
Have you ever wondered how your nitrox cylinders are filled? Do you like the ?behind the scenes? look at what makes a dive happen? Take the TDI Nitrox Gas Blender Course to find out how your cylinders get filled with nitrox! The TDI Nitrox Gas Blender Course will take you through the blending of nitrox in an easy-to-understand format.This course provides the training required to competently blend nitrox gas. The objective of this course is to train candidates in the proper techniques, equipment requirements and hazards involved in blending nitrox gases for recreational scuba diving activities.

Cost: $ 149.00
Want to extend your bottom time and shorten that surface interval? Nitrox, the beginning of mixed gas diving, is the course for you.

Cost: $ 149.00
This course is intended to teach emergency oxygen (O2) administration. This program covers equipment and procedures for administrating oxygen as an emergency procedure. Equipment selection and use for decompression illness emergencies are detailed with practical components to train a well rounded rescuer.

Cost: $ 35.00
The SDI Divemaster Course is the first professional level certification. During the course you will learn how to work with divers, lead certified divers, and act as a dive guide showing divers underwater dive sites and the marine life that inhabits those dives sites. You will increase your knowledge about physics and physiology as well as increase your proficiency with your scuba and snorkeling skills.

Cost: $ 699.00
The SDI Assistant Instructor Course is designed to build on the SDI Divemaster Program by gaining practical teaching experience, learning to prepare lesson plans, and give academic presentations. You will work with an instructor to gain experience teaching before moving on to the SDI Open Water Scuba Diver Instructor level. Once you complete the Specialty Instructor training with a qualified SDI Instructor Trainer, you can become qualified to teach several SDI Specialty Diver courses.

Cost: $ 699.00
The SDI Course Director Course is the first module of SDI?s Instructor Trainer (IT) Development Program. This program trains candidates to conduct the SDI Instructor Development Course (IDC) independently. In addition, SDI Course Directors are qualified to conduct the SDI Non-Diving Specialty Instructor Course and specialty ratings for SDI Instructors and Assistant Instructors.

Cost: $ 2,000.00
Already an Open Water SCUBA Instructor with another RSTC training agency? Want to cross over to SDI and the International Training family of training agencies? We can help!

Cost: $ 599.00
The SDI Open Water Scuba Diver Instructor program is designed to teach current Divemasters or Assistant Instructors certified with a recognized dive training organization the knowledge to effectively function as an open water scuba diver instructor. This program is divided into two sections, an instructor development course (IDC) and an instructor evaluation course (IEC).

Cost: $ 2,500.00
Are you a serious adventure seeker wishing to explore overhead environments? Sign up for the TDI Full Cave Diver Course!

Cost: $ 999.00
Dive past the light zone of the overhead environment and explore the main line of a cave system while you refine your skills and work towards the Full Cave Diver rating. This course teaches you the fundamentals of diving with a team and self rescue along with refining your skills and equipment.

Cost: $ 499.00
Are you looking to expand your dive time? Maybe you’re a scientific diver or photographer looking to stay in the water a little longer?The TDI Advanced Nitrox Course qualifies divers to use enriched air nitrox from EAN 21 through EAN 100 percent within your current certification level to a maximum depth of 40 metres/130 feet during dives that do not require staged decompression.

Cost: $ 499.00
This course is a combination of TDI's Advanced Nitrox & Deco Procedures classes taught together. It reduced the minimum number of dives from 8 to 6 by combining some of the fundamentals for both classes. The TDI Advanced Nitrox Course qualifies divers to use enriched air nitrox from EAN 21 through EAN 100 percent within your current certification level to a maximum depth of 40 metres/130 feet during dives that do not require staged decompression. The TDI Decompression Procedures Course prepares you for planned staged decompression diving. With a maximum operating depth of 45 metres/150 feet, this course is your first step beyond the normal sport diving limits. The TDI Decompression Procedures Course combined with the TDI Advanced Nitrox course form the foundation of all other technical courses. After these two courses and some additional experience, the stage has been set for you to move onto additional technical levels.

Cost: $ 799.00
The TDI Advanced Trimix Diver Course is the top level of training for open circuit divers wishing to dive to depths as deep as 100 metres/330 feet utilizing hypoxic levels of oxygen (below 17 percent). This course is perhaps one of the most informative and challenging of all of the TDI open circuit courses. Upon completion, you will be among some of the most elite divers, capable of doing and seeing more while diving than any other divers out there.

Cost: $ 1,999.00
The TDI Advanced Wreck Diver Course is the next step for any diver that has successfully completed the SDI Wreck Diver Course. During this course, your TDI Instructor will teach you the proper techniques for locating and planning an advanced penetration dive. The advanced wreck course is commonly taught with other popular TDI courses such as Advanced Nitrox, Decompression Procedures, Extended Range, Closed Circuit Rebreather, and Trimix.

Cost: $ 499.00
Are you finding your no- decompression limits (NDLs) a limiting factor to dives? Do you have to ascend sooner than you would like? As sport divers, planned decompression is not something that we do or have been taught.The TDI Decompression Procedures Course prepares you for planned staged decompression diving

Cost: $ 499.00
The TDI Helitrox Diver Course examines the theory, methods, and procedures for planning staged decompression dives utilizing helium in the breathing mixture to reduce the effects of inert gas narcosis.

Cost: $ 499.00
The TDI Intro to Tech Course is an introductory course that expands on recreational training by improving dive planning methods, in-water skills, and streamlining existing gear configurations in a controlled and fun learning environment.

Cost: $ 499.00
Are you a Closed Circuit Rebreather (CCR) diver who is a serious adventure seeker wishing to explore overhead environments? Sign up for the TDI Full Cave Diver Course!This course is the third stage of overhead environment training in the series of TDI?s Rebreather Full Cave Diver Development Program. Advanced rebreather cave dive planning, the practical execution of different types of cave systems and scenarios divers encounter are presented. This cave diving course is not intended to prepare divers for evaluating all facets of cave diving. The objective of this course is to expand and critique previous skills accomplished in the TDI Rebreather Cavern and Introductory Cave Diving Programs. Emphasis is placed upon dive planning, bailout range requirements, and skill perfection through actual cave penetration.

Cost: $ 999.00
Are you ready to pick up where you left off in the TDI Rebreather Cavern Diver Course? Are you looking to expand upon the skills developed in your previous overhead environment training? Sign up for the TDI Rebreather Intro to Cave Diver Course!This course introduces the basic principles of rebreather cave diving utilizing a single primary guide line. The TDI Rebreather Introductory Cave Diver is the second level in the development of safe techniques for rebreather cave diving, directly building upon the TDI Rebreather Cavern Diver Course. This introduction to cave diving is not intended to train divers for all facets of rebreather cave diving. The objective of this course is the perfection of skills taught in the TDI Rebreather Cavern Diver Program, in addition to the adoption of additional techniques and procedures required for elementary rebreather cave dives.

Cost: $ 499.00
Are you looking to expand your depth range? Do you want to reduce narcosis during deep dives? The TDI Trimix Diver Course could be your next step! As your motivation to explore progresses, you will find that you may want to go deeper to dive that wreck that is part of history or that cave system that you have read so much about. One of the major limiting factors of going deeper is narcosis; TDI?s Trimix Diver course shows how to minimize the effects of narcosis by adding helium to offset the nitrogen in your breathing gas. While taking the Trimix Diver course your TDI Instructor will teach you how to plan and execute dives utilizing as little as 18 percent oxygen and diving to maximum depth of 60 metres/200 feet with a blend of helium appropriate for the planned depth.

Cost: $ 1,499.00
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