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Local travel gear list

When I'm packing for a local overnight dive trip, in addition to all my normal gear, you have to remember those extras that make the experience nicer. Sometimes room in your vehicle will constrain these of course. TL;DR list Your normal dive gear A way to charge everything overnight A way to dry it all [...]

By | 2020-02-26T11:58:04-08:00 February 26th, 2020|Gear|Comments Off on Local travel gear list

Pacific Northwest Dive Clubs and Groups

Online dive forums and resources can be a great source of information and help you get excited about learning new techniques, exploring new dive sites or areas, and meeting new dive buddies. Always remember that people's opinions vary, as does their actual experience and knowledge on a subject..so just be aware of that as you get [...]

By | 2021-04-10T09:59:36-07:00 June 3rd, 2014|Resources|Comments Off on Pacific Northwest Dive Clubs and Groups

Deep Diver

After your first few scuba dives, you soon want to explore a bit deeper. There’s something exciting and mysterious about the depth that attracts dives. The Fun Part The fun part about this course is the opportunity to explore the deep. It’s exhilarating. What You Learn Techniques for diving in the deeper  range of 18-40 [...]

By | 2014-04-21T22:41:47-07:00 April 17th, 2014|Training|Comments Off on Deep Diver

Project AWARE Fish ID

Have you ever been scuba diving and asked yourself, "What was that?” The PADI Project AWARE Fish Identification Specialty course provides you with the fish identification basics so that next time, you know the answer. The Fun Part You’ll find you enjoy your dives even more when you recognize the creatures that you see. The [...]

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Discover Scuba Diving

If you want to find out but aren’t quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba to see if you like it. Most PADI dive shops offer a version of this program, either in a pool or other body of water. You might try it [...]

By | 2014-04-21T22:41:47-07:00 April 17th, 2014|Training|Comments Off on Discover Scuba Diving

Nitrox Diver

The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba diving course, and it’s easy to see why. Scuba diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more no decompression dive time. This means more time underwater, especially on repetitive scuba dives. The Fun Part You can typically stay down longer and get back [...]

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Required Tec Diving Equipment

Intro to Tech Diving / Discover Tec Diving 1 Back Plate & Harness (Stainless Steel or Aluminium) 1 Back Inflation Style Wing 1 Set Double Steel Cylinders with Isolation Manifold (100+ cu ft recommended) 2 DIN Regulators (Double Cylinder Configuration) Hose Config: 7 ft. Primary Regulator Hose 22 or 24" Necklace Regulator Hose 24 or [...]

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Advanced Open Water Diver

Exploration, Excitement, Experiences.   They’re what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. And no, you don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver course.  The Advanced Open Water Diver course helps you increase your confidence and build your scuba skills so [...]

By | 2014-04-21T22:41:48-07:00 April 16th, 2014|Training|Comments Off on Advanced Open Water Diver