Discover Scuba Diving

Discover Scuba Diving
$40

Not sure if you want to try scuba but always wanted to try it? Discover Scuba is offered the first Saturday of each month for those wanting to experience SCUBA prior enrolling in class.You'll find out what it's like to breathe underwater, the gear you'll use, and the techniques to master the sport of scuba diving.

  • Course fee total of $40, of which $20 is credited towards open water class
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Open Water Class

Open Water
$425

The Open Water Diver certification is the first course in becoming a competent and proficient diver. The course is divided into three components, knowledge development, confined water training and open water dives. Knowledge development comprises of self-study either through e-learning or watching DVD then reading the student manual and completing knowledge reviews at the end of each chapter. Confined water training is conducted over two days at Carson Aquatic Center. The Open water dives are conducted over two days at Sand Harbor State Park. We do offer the option for certification dives in Monterey. You also have the option of completing your open water dives at a warm destination of your choice. In that case we give our students a referral.

Course Fees:
  • $425 includes certification card, student materials (textbook, logbook, DVD, dive planning slate), and gear rental. Students need to purchase personal gear: Mask, Snorkel, Fins, Boots and Gloves. When you register on line, please come to the shop to pick up your student materials, personal items and get fitted for rental gear.

Options: Call to Schedule Options or visit the shop
  • Open Water Course with E-Learning: $425 register through our website PADI E-learning box or Click Here
  • E-Learning: $174 register through our website PADI E-learning box or Click Here
  • Private flexible schedule one person: $625
  • Semi Private flexible schedule two or three person: $525/person
  • Open Water referring to warm water destination: Classroom and pool: $275
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Scuba Review

Scuba Review
$85

Offered the first Saturday of each month for those that haven’t dove for several months to a few years. Classroom one hour, pool couple of hours. Our facility is the indoor Carson Aquatic Center. The Scuba Review includes retaking and reviewing the final exam and reviewing skill sets in the pool with no open water dives.

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  • Recommendation: Depending how long some one has not dove, and the experience after initial certification, we may recommend retaking the complete open water course. For example, someone certified 10 to 20 years ago and only did their initial certification dives or very few dives afterwards, retaking the course is recommended.
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Adv. Open Water Class

Advanced Open Water
$295

The PADI Advanced Open Water class is the next step in continuing your education. In this course we will re-enforce navigation skills, go beyond Open Water depth limits with a deep dive of between 60 to 100 feet, and conduct three additional elective dives which may include Altitude, Dry Suit, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Search and Recovery, Wreck, Boat, Night, Underwater Naturalist, Digital Photography and more. Completing this course shortly after your open water course will provide the repetition of dive skills necessary for long term retention, developing confidence and competency.

  • Five dives in two days. Gear rental $40/day, ZDry Suit rental $40/day. Self study required for the Deep, Navigation and the three elective dives. Your instructor will review knowledge reviews prior to conducting dives. All instruction materials are included.
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Rescue Diver Class

Rescue Diver
$265

$265 includes rescue manual $340 in conjunction with Emergency First Responder. This certification is the first step towards leadership. Here we develop a diver’s situational awareness such that an incident or outright rescue can be averted. Situations such as when not to dive, recognizing diver anxiety, gear problems and many other scenarios are explored. This course will develop confidence and self sufficiency to become a proficient and safe diver, plus, it is a lot of fun!

  • It is recommended that divers own their own equipment. Gear can be rented as needed.
  • There is self study and knowledge development with your indtructor, scenario practice and rescue scenarios. Three days minimum with classroom, and two days open water exercises.
  • Prerequisite for this certification is Adventure Diver (with navigation dive) and CPR/First Aid card or emergency First Responder.
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EFR Class

Emergency First Responder
$125

In the PADI Emergency First Responder course you will learn simple to follow steps for emergency care and practice applying skills in a nonstressful learning environment. You will learn Primary Care, First Aid, Care for Children, and CPR & AED.

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Specialty Certifications

Specialty Certifications
Varies

There is plenty to learn in scuba diving. PADI offers a multitude of courses. The most popular include: Enriched Air, Search and Recovery, Deep, Dry Suit, Altitude, Photography, Boat, Night, Self Reliant Diver, Wreck, and Equipment Specialist.

Two dives, one day open water, Specialty Courses: $125.00 plus manual Call for scheduling 775-884-3483

Four dives, two open water days, Specialty Courses: $195.00 plus manual Call for scheduling 775-884-3483


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  • Enriched Air/Nitrox: $125, includes certification card, student materials (text and nitrox tables). Each student is required to have their own text/tables. Call for scheduling 775-884-3483
  • Altitude Diver
  • Dry Suit
  • Photography
  • Underwater Navigator
  • Night Diver
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Wreck Diver
  • Deep Diver
  • Search and Recovery
  • Side Mount Diver
  • Self Reliant Diver (redundant Scuba kit required)
  • Equipment Specialist
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Dec 06

Nitrox Class

December 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Divemaster

Divemaster
$800

This is the first professional rating and the beginning of a new career in a very addicting sport. The program is one of internship where divemaster candidates will assist with several classes, working with different instructors and learn what is involved with the teaching process.

  • (Total price composed of Course fees: $525, Required Materials: $275) Call for scheduling 775-884-3483
  • Divers need to own equipment
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Assistant Instructor

Assistant Instructor
$525

Here you will be taught teaching philosophy, how to properly conduct lecture, confined water and open water teaching presentations. The candidates are given assignments preparing knowledge review presentations, plus confined and open water skill assignments.

  • Instructor Materials: $475
  • Divers need to own equipment
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Instructor Development Course

Instructor Development Course
$1595

The Instructor Development Course includes the assistant instructor, open water scuba instructor and emergency first responder course. The instructor required materials (PADI Guide to Teaching, Slates, EFR Instructor materials) are separate, $625. We offer a flexible schedule.

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  • The instructor required materials (PADI Guide to Teaching, Slates, EFR Instructor materials) are separate: $625
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775.884.3483

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