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Nitrox / Enriched Air Diver Certification
Nitrox / Enriched Air Diver Certification

More bottom time? Yes please! It always seems like the best dives have to end early.  Wouldn't it be great if there was a magical gas that could give you longer no-stop bottom times when dive planning?  Well there is!  It goes by many names: Nitrox or Enriched Air.  
There's a big reason why the Enriched Air/Nitrox Diver Course is the most popular specialty and often the very first specialty divers choose to earn after certification. It’s all about more bottom time....

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Research Diver Certification
Research Diver Certification

Knowledge and curiosity are the pillars upon which all discovery is built. The PADI Research Diver Distinctive Specialty course will enhance your knowledge underwater ecosystems and aquatic life. Combined with your own natural curiosity, you will find that you see much more in the reef or kelp forest than ever before. Throughout this course you will learn the necessary skills and knowledge in basic Research Diving. In the end you will be better able to identify, discover, explore, and appreciate the underwater environment by using research techniques and gain a better understanding of how to

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Drysuit Diver Certification
Drysuit Diver Certification

I think we can all agree, being cold can be a real bummer when you're trying to enjoy a dive. No matter where you go or what kind of diving you do, ultimately, drysuit diving is the best.  Wetsuits help to slow the loss of your body heat, but if you really want to be more comfortable,then there's no substitute for a drysuit.  There's a myth out there, drysuits are for extremely cold water only... wrong!  That is simply not the case.  Even tropical divers...

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Wreck Diver Certification
Wreck Diver Certification

The challenges of wreck penetration are pretty obvious. Becoming a Wreck Certified diver helps equip you with the tools to make the adventure safe as well as exciting. You’ll learn the skills necessary for dealing with the unique environment inside a wreck. Your instructor will guide you in the proper use of equipment and procedures as well as how to plan and organize a dive to a wreck. During your...

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Diver Propulsion Vehicle Diver Certification
Diver Propulsion Vehicle Diver Certification

When you take the Diver Propulsion Vehicle Specialty Course you will get instruction on how to handle the DPV. You’ll learn about the equipment and how to operate it safely and without damaging fragile aquatic life. And you'll be equipped to get more out of...

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Underwater Photographer Specialty
Underwater Photographer Specialty

The Digital Underwater Photography Specialty is a two-day course that will show you how to handle a digital camera in the water including prepping a housing, learning about white balance, practicing the special skills that photographers need regarding the fragile aquatic environment and how to get top-notch...

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PADI Deep Diver Certification Course
PADI Deep Diver Certification Course

The allure of going deep doesn't end when you've been there once. There are wrecks, unique coral and fish-sights you won't find anywhere else. Ask experienced deep divers and you'll hear the enthusiasm in their voices as well as the respect for the serious nature of deep diving.

 

CLASS SPECIAL $199 

August 26th and 27th only - call ASAP to get your spot before it fills up - limited spots

 ---- oil rigs on sat ($145) and beach sunday 

 ** you get 50% off rentals and nitrox fills

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Fish Identification Certification Course
Fish Identification Certification Course
 In the Fish Identification Diver Specialty Course you will learn about a variety of species with special emphasis on those that call our Channel Islands home. Your instructor will take you through the techniques for successful identification as well as showing you how to safely interact with marine life...
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Underwater Navigation Diver Specialty Cerification
Underwater Navigation Diver Specialty Cerification
The ability to navigate successfully gives you the confidence to venture farther from the decent line so you can explore more of the dive site free from the stress that comes from not knowing where you are...
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Night Diver Specialty Certification
Night Diver Specialty Certification
If you haven't been diving at night, it's common to have a little trepidation at the prospect, but once you've done it, you'll be entering a whole new kind of underwater experience. The ocean is like a factory that runs 24/7. When the moon comes up it means it's time for the second shift to take over.
You will learn how to safely plan and approach...
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Cave Diving Specialty Cerification
Cave Diving Specialty Cerification
Coming soon...
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Onsite Neurological
Onsite Neurological

The Neurological Assessment course focuses on how to obtain essential information about an individual involved in a dive emergency or suspected of having a stroke and what information to relay to emergency medical services.  The Neurological Assessment course focuses on how to obtain essential information about an individual involved in a dive emergency...

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Emergency First Responder
Emergency First Responder

EFR teaches the life saving skills that are applicable to any situation, not just divers.  The fun part about EFR training is learning serious medical emergency response skills in a positive, team environment. You gain the confidence that you are prepared to help in an emergency...

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Search & Recovery Diver Certification
Search & Recovery Diver Certification

The PADI Search And Recovery Specialty will give you the skills and confidence to be able to find submerged objects and safely bring them to the surface even in low-visibility situations. You will be guided in safe procedures and techniques for organizing a search, utilizing effective underwater patterns and how to properly and safely secure lift devices. You’ll also learn how to defeat the problems posed by limited visibility...

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Emergency Oxygen Provider
Emergency Oxygen Provider
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Rescue Diver
Rescue Diver
The course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills to become a diver who’s prepared to deal with diver stress management, out of air emergencies, unconscious and panicked diver rescues, as well as how to use specialized first aid equipment.
  You’ll learn and practice a variety of rescue techniques including dealing with a panicked diver, surf rescues and procedures for coming to the aid of unconscious divers on the surface and at depth - See more at: http://www.ecodivecenter.com/content/rescue-diver#sthash.iRTlcWTb.dpuf
The course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills to become a diver who’s prepared to deal with diver stress management, out of air emergencies, unconscious and panicked diver rescues, as well as how to use specialized first aid equipment.
  You’ll learn and practice a variety of rescue techniques including dealing with a panicked diver, surf rescues and procedures for coming to the aid of unconscious divers on the surface and at depth...
The course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills to become a diver who’s prepared to deal with diver stress management, out of air emergencies, unconscious and panicked diver rescues, as well as how to use specialized first aid equipment.
  You’ll learn and practice a variety of rescue techniques including dealing with a panicked diver, surf rescues and procedures for coming to the aid of unconscious divers on the surface and at depth - See more at: http://www.ecodivecenter.com/content/rescue-diver#sthash.iRTlcWTb.dpuf
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Project A.W.A.R.E. Specialist Diver Cerification
Project A.W.A.R.E. Specialist Diver Cerification
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Coral Reef Conservation Diver Cerification
Coral Reef Conservation Diver Cerification
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Emergency First Responder
Emergency First Responder

EFR teaches the life saving skills that are applicable to any situation, not just divers.  The fun part about EFR training is learning serious medical emergency response skills in a positive, team environment. You gain the confidence that you are prepared to help in an emergency...

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Automated External Defibrillator Certification Course
Automated External Defibrillator Certification Course

The Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) for Scuba Diving Injuries course represents entry-level training designed to educate the general diving (and qualified non-diving) public to better recognize the warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest and administer first aid using basic life support techniques and automated external defibrillators.  

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