scuba

Scuba

Rugged SCUBA

Rugged SCUBA

If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver course. The world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course where millions of people have learned to scuba dive and gone on to discover the wonders of the aquatic world. Why not join in!?

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

Through knowledge development and practical training, the PADI Open Water Diver course teaches you the basics of safe diving. The course consists of three main parts:

Knowledge Development (through online eLearning or bookwork) to understand the basic principles and theory of scuba diving

  • Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills in a pool or shallow, confined water
  • Open Water Dives to apply your skills and explore the underwater environment!

Rugged Ocean

Rugged Ocean

Exploration, excitement and experiences are what scuba diving is all about. The Advanced Open Water Diver course is designed to advance your diving, so you can start right after earning your PADI Open Water Diver certification. The course helps build confidence and expand your scuba skills through different Adventure Dives. You try out different specialties while gaining experience under the supervision of your PADI Instructor. You log dives and develop capabilities as you find new ways to have fun scuba diving.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

You’ll plan your learning path with your instructor by choosing from a long list of Adventure Dives. There are two required dives – Deep and Underwater Navigation – and you choose the other three, for a total of five dives.

  • During the Deep Adventure Dive, you learn how to plan dives to deal with the physiological effects and challenges of deeper scuba diving.
  • The Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive refines your compass navigation skills and helps you better navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks, and time.
  • The other knowledge and skills you get vary with your interest and the adventure dives based on availability include Underwater Photography, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Fish Identification, Wreck Diver, Boat Diver, Delayed Surface Marker Buoy, Search and Recovery Diver, Underwater Navigator

Rugged Rescue

Rugged Rescue

The Rescue Diver Course is designed to develop the necessary knowledge and skills for individuals to perform diver rescues and assists, manage diving accident situations, render proper first aid, and qualify for Divemaster training. Rescue Diver training is an important step in expanding a diver’s knowledge beyond a purely recreational level. Most divers say this is their favorite PADI course because of the amount of time in the water doing practical application relative to the book work.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

The PADI Rescue Diver course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through knowledge development and rescue exercises, you learn what to look for and how to respond. During rescue scenarios you will apply your knowledge and skills. Topics Include:

  • Self Rescue
  • Recognizing and managing stress in other divers
  • Emergency management and equipment
  • Rescuing panicked divers
  • Rescuing unresponsive divers

Hybrid Programs

Hybrid Programs

2022 Rugged Hybrid Advanced and Rescue.
This program will allow scouts to earn their Advanced Open Water and Rescue Certifications

2022 Rugged Hybrid Open and Advanced.
This program will allow scouts to earn their Open Water and Advanced Open Water Certifications.

2022 Rugged Hybrid Open and Specialty.
This program will allow scouts to earn their Open Water Certifications and a Specialty Certification in Enriched Air and Peak Buoyancy