Discover Scuba Diving
Have you always wondered what it's like to breathe underwater? If you want to try scuba diving, but aren't quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving is for you. While not a scuba certification course, Discover Scuba Diving is a quick and easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world. The price is only $30 which includes all the gear and materials you need!
Course Schedule: Dec 14, 9 am-11:30 am
When you choose to sign up for your Open Water certification after completing a Discover Experience, $30 will be deducted from your tuition!
Practice and Review Day
Need some pool time? It??(tm)s a great time to check out that new gear, refresh your skills or just blow some bubbles to escape the holiday bustle!
Open pool day 9am-Noon! Call and reserve your time!
Open Water Scuba Certification
Open Water Certification is where your diving adventures begin! This course includes training materials, log book and use of scuba equipment. You must provide your own snorkel, mask, and fins. This course typically includes, self-study consisting of book or eLearning, orientation or class time at Sea Shanty, pool sessions and 2 open water sessions.
January 8, Orientation or class time at Sea Shanty, 6pm class
January 11, Pool Sessions 8am-12pm
Open Water January 18 & 19, Spring Lake, San Marcos, TX.
Project Aware Specialty
Are you interested in the aquatic world? Enroll in the Project AWARE Specialist Course with Sea Shanty. By earning this certification you will be aware of the problems facing our aquatic environments and how you can take action to help them. Anyone who has interest in the aquatic world should take this course! There are no age limits, prerequisites or water sessions required for this non-diving specialty. Project AWARE Specialist counts toward your Master Scuba Diver Rating.
Jan 15, Sea Shanty, 6-9pm.
Enriched Air Nitrox
The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI's most popular specialty scuba course. Why? Because scuba diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more no decompression time, especially on repetitive scuba dives. If staying down longer and getting back in the water sooner sounds appealing, then don't hesitate to become an enriched air diver.
Jan 21, 6pm-9pm at Sea Shanty
One Day course. No dives required!
$195 (includes $45 text book or eLearning course)
Open Water Scuba Certification
Open Water Certification is where your diving adventures begin! This course includes training materials, log book and use of scuba equipment. You must provide your own snorkel, mask, and fins. This course typically includes, self-study consisting of book or eLearning, orientation or class time at Sea Shanty, 2 pool sessions and 2 open water sessions.
Feb 5, Orientation or class time at Sea Shanty, 6pm class
Feb 8, Pool Sessions 8am-12pm
Open Water February 15 & 16, Blue Hole, Santa Rosa, NM.
Emergency First Response
Emergency First Response training focuses on building confidence in lay rescuers and increasing their willingness to respond when faced with a medical emergency. Course participants learn simple to follow steps for emergency care and practice applying skills in a non-stressful learning environment. All courses are supported by self-study manuals, videos and quick reference cards to enhance learning and allow you start learning right away.
EFR courses meet the CPR and first aid training requirements for the PADI Rescue Diver course and all professional-level ratings.
Course Schedule: Feb 11 & 13, 6-9pm @ Sea Shanty
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 put into practice your knowledge and skills.
Course fee including materials: $299.00
EFR cost: $95, enrollment is separate and required if you do not have a current CPR, 1st Aid Certification
Orientation, Feb 12, 6pm @ Sea Shanty
OW sessions, Feb 15 & 16, Blue Hole, Santa Rosa, NM.
See EFR Schedule that corresponds
Don't miss a dive due to minor issues with your scuba diving equipment. Whether it's a missing o-ring, wetsuit tear or a broken fin strap, the PADI Equipment Specialist course teaches you to manage basic repairs and adjustments. You'll also learn more about how your gear works, making you more comfortable with it and better prepared to take care of your investment.
The purpose of the PADI Equipment Specialist course is to familiarize divers with the operation and maintenance of diving equipment. It is not an equipment-repair course. Training relative to the repairing and overhauling of equipment, except for very minor servicing, is not to be part of the curriculum.
Upload Equipment Specialist Touch when assigned by instructor and meet
February 19 from 6-9pm Sea Shanty for demonstration and practical workshop activities.
Course Cost: $195 Materials Included