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Our training programs allow us to create confident divers who will continue to dive for a lifetime.
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How To Become a Certified Scuba Diver
Phase 1: Orientation / Classroom and Pool Instruction
Scuba diving lessons are broken into two units. These lessons are offered year-round at indoor pool facilities. The program begins at Professional Diving Resources with a class orientation. Typically, there are approximately 18-20 hours of classroom and pool training.
Complete liability paperwork including medical questionnaire
View liability video
Discuss course materials and provide a curriculum overview
Fitting for core diving equipment**
Classroom and pool training:
Review digital training material
Pool training: students learn the basics of scuba diving in a controlled water setting
Missing a class can result in additional fees
The Digital training manual contains 6 chapters with video segments,
study-guide questions at the end of each chapter (you must score 100% to move on to next chapter)
Final exam will be administered by instructor during classroom review.