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Central Oregon Diving is your one stop shop for certifcation, dive equipment, travel, and scuba adventures.

Want to dive above 1000 feet elevation?  Explore our surrounding area?  All dives here are an altitude dive, so learn how to plan and safely dive at Altitude using THEORICAL depths not ACTUAL depths.  This class gets you out diving and you do 2 dives at CUTLUS.  Come in to sign up today!  Cost is $200.

Posted August 26th 2016 in Specialty Diver Courses

Looking to explore our beautiful area in colder temperatures?  Thought of putting on a cold wetsuit leave you desiring to not?  THINK about a DRYSUIT specialty course!  Learn how to dive in a drysuit, be able to rent a drysuit, and learn the fun of adventuring to other places!  This one day class is being held on September 26th MONDAY.  Come into the shop to sign up and get materials.  Must not have a drysuit to take this class.  We have a COUPLE to rent if you don't own one.  SPACE is limited!

Posted August 26th 2016 in Specialty Diver Courses

Are you going someplace warm this winter to go diving?  Want to do your open water dives in a tropical climate?  THIS is the class for you!!!

This class is a REFERRAL CLASS ONLY- NO OPEN WATER CLASSES!  You complete your academics and your confined training here and we give you a referral to another PADI dive center to finish your open water dives (GOOD for a YEAR) in a resort destination.  

NOVEMBER 10, 12 and 13

Thursday Novemeber 10-  5:30pm to 10:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving shop for Academics Chapters 1-5 and Final Exam and ERDPML tests.

Saturday November 12 - 9:00am to 6:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and then to pool JSFC 12:00pm- 5:30pm

Sunday November 13 - 10:00am to 6:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and the to pool JSFC 1:00pm to 4:00pm

PLEASE remember that this is an "INDEPENDENT STUDY" class. YOU MUST have completed all of the 5 chapters in the manual, all of the Knowledge Reviews, and have wathced the training DVD's -- BEFORE coming to the FIRST class meeting. You must be ON TIME to ALL sessions.

Students are responsible for supplying their own Dive and Training Log, SCUBA mask, snorkel, fins and booties.

All above items are available for purchase through Central Oregon Diving.  We offer several student packages (GOOD, BETTER and BEST)

The course price includes all of your SCUBA rental equipment for both confined water and open water training. 

We offer Open Water Certification courses to open up the Underwater World of Scuba Diving to you!  Come and check out all that is beneath the surface of the water just waiting for you to explore.  

Classes are limited to 8 students, so hurry in to secure your spot.  

To sign up for any of our courses, come in and speak with us as there are course materials, and a deposit to secure your space.  SPACE IS LIMITED

Course requirements are to have a Dive Mask, Snorkel, Fins, Boots, and a log book.  We offer a couple different packages geared towards students, and offer a 15% discount on your required items.   We offer Interest Deferred Financing for your purchases, contact us for more information.

IF you do eLearning from the PADI website, you need to sign up for the rest of the course.  Contact  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if you have signed up for the Academic portion online, and we can get you scheduled to finish your class.

Posted August 23rd 2016 in Open Water Diver Course

October 13, 15, 16, 19, 22, 23

Thursday October 13 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving shop for Academics Chapters 1-5 and Final Exam and ERDPML tests.

Saturday October 15 - 9:00am to 6:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and then to pool JSFC 12:00pm- 5:30pm

Sunday October 16 - 10:00am to 6:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and the to pool JSFC 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Wednesday October 19 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm - Academic makeup AS NEEDED

Saturday October 22 - 8:00am to 4:00pm - Open Water dive training at local lake.

Sunday October 23 - 8:00am to 4:00pm - Open Water dive training at local lake.

PLEASE remember that this is an "INDEPENDENT STUDY" class. YOU MUST have completed all of the 5 chapters in the manual, all of the Knowledge Reviews, eRDPML, (electronic recereational dive planner) and have wathced the training DVD's -- BEFORE coming to the FIRST class meeting. You must be ON TIME to ALL sessions.

Students are responsible for supplying their own Dive and Training Log, SCUBA mask, snorkel, fins and booties.  We have several student packages to choose from (Good, Better and Best)

All above items are available for purchase through Central Oregon Diving. Student discount is available.

The course price includes all of your SCUBA rental equipment for both confined water and open water training. 

We offer Open Water Certification courses to open up the Underwater World of Scuba Diving to you!  Come and check out all that is beneath the surface of the water just waiting for you to explore.  

Classes are limited to 8 students, so hurry in to secure your spot.  

To sign up for any of our courses, come in and speak with us as there are course materials, and a deposit to secure your space.  SPACE IS LIMITED

IF you do eLearning from the PADI website, you need to sign up for the rest of the course.  Contact  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if you have signed up for the Academic portion online, and we can get you scheduled to finish your class.

Posted August 23rd 2016 in Open Water Diver Course

   Cozumel 2017  May 5-14 
 
 
   GO WITH THE FLOW IN COZUMEL    
CENTRAL OREGON DIVING, LLC    157 NE GREENWOOD AVE. BEND OR 97701    
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COZUMEL MAY 5-14 2017  
 
 
 
$2895pp (Dbl. Occ.)
 
This includes airfare from Portland to Cozumel, flights are available to get to Redmond that night as we get in early enough to get last flight out on Alaska Airlines, 8 nights at Secrets Aura (Adults only- Jr. Room Suite pool view, all inclusive 4-5 star resort), 12 dive package 6 days with Dive House, valet dive service (drop gear off once, they dry and deliver back to boat daily, never touch again) and airport transfers.

Cozumel is the drift diving capital of the world.  This is a go-with-the-flow diving experience.  The beautiful reefs are some of our favorites to see abundant marine life.  Turtles, Morey eels, Nurse sharks, Parrotfish, Grouper, Angelfish, Spotted drum, pictured bottom(R), schools of fish, and the Cozumel Splendid Toad fish, pictured above (L), are some of the marine life to see.  These reefs have variety of brightly hued sponges, corals and sea fans.  This is a protected marine park so the marine life is spectacular.  Night divers have seen lobsters, crabs, turtles, eels, spotted stingrays, and octopus when we go to favorite dive site, Paseo del Cedral.  Shipwreck C-53, Palancar reefs, Paseo del Cedral, Santa Rosa, Columbia Reefs, Punta Sur (Devil’s Throat) are among favorite dive sites for variety of marine life that have been seen year after year.  Beautiful coralheads and lots of swim thru’s.

 
 
NOT INCLUDED: Dive Equipment, Marine Park fees $2.50 a day, Divemaster, Boat crew, and dock crew tips, Travel/trip insurance, and any unforeseen airline taxes. Credit card payments are subjected to a 2.5% processing fee. 
 
 

Posted August 19th 2016 in Travel

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Central Oregon Diving is offering a PADI Emergency First Response Certification Class on September 14th. EFR certification is good for 2 years and is a requirement if taking the PADI Rescue Course.

This is a hands on course comprised of self-study and practical application. You will learn Primary and Secondary Care CPR and 1st and 2nd emergency response skills.

The cost for course is $80. If you need this class as a refresher course – which must be done every 2 years, the cost for the class is only $45, plus the book fee (if you don't have one).

These are life skills that everyone should have. Space is limited, so hurry into the shop to sign up and get your materials!

 

 

Posted August 16th 2016 in Rescue Diver Course