Event Date: April 3rd - May 29th 2019
PADI eLearning is a convenient way to complete the academic portion of your scuba training whenever or wherever it's convenient for you. You can also study using your tablet with the PADI Open Water touch. Click the banner below to start your dive training today.
For those who would prefer to learn in a more traditional method, contact us to enroll in an upcoming classroom session, and purchase the PADI Open Water manual and DVD. We offer monthly courses to suit your needs. Start your underwater adventure today!
Event Date: April 4th - 14th 2019
April 4, 6, 7, 13, 14 Open Water Referral or Certification-SOLD OUT
Are you going someplace warm this spring to go diving? Want to do your open water dives in a tropical climate? Want to join us in the Spring to finish course in Bonaire? This is the class for you!
This class is a REFERRAL CLASS OR COMPLETE CERTIFICATION- You complete your academics and your confined training at Central Oregon Diving 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. We are offering a trip to BONAIRE or to Hood Canal to complete your open water dives with our instructors. Contact us for more details. You can choose to complete the course here with us and go to a local lake for certification.
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, computer simulator, and have watched the training DVD's BEFORE coming to the first class meeting.
Students are responsible for supplying their own scuba mask, snorkel, fins and booties. These items are also available for purchase through Central Oregon Diving, with a student discount.
Classes are limited to 8 students, so hurry into the shop to secure your spot! THIS class is open to students age 10 and over for referral and 12 and over for full certification!
Thursday April 4rd-5:30pm to 10:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving for Academics Chapters 1-5 and Final Exam.
Saturday April 6th- 9:00am to 6:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and then to pool JSFC 12:00pm- 5:30pm
Sunday April 7th- 10:00am to 6:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and the to pool JSFC 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Saturday April 12th- 8:00am to 4:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and go to local lake to complete dive 1-2.
Sunday April 13th- 8:00am to 4:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and go to local lake to complete dive 3-4.
This is an Open Water Referral Class or FULL certification. In a referral you complete your academics and confined water training here and do your open water dives in a warmer climate. The referral is good for a YEAR, so you must complete the open water certification within that year. The age limit on this course is 10 and up. Full certification is the whole class both weekends and includes open water dives. Age limit for these courses is 12 and up. Stop by to sign up and receive the materials and manual as it is a self study course and needs to be prepared by the 4th to take the tests. We look forward to helping you in your underwater discovery. Come into the shop to sign up and get the manual. A deposit of $200 secures your space in this course. Space is limited.
Event Date: April 9th - 9th 2019
April 9th 2019 5:30PM
Do your plans this year take you to destinations that you would be diving multiple dives a day for several days? Would you like to extend your bottom time underwater to explore longer? Scuba Diving with Enriched Air Nitrox gives you more no-decompression time, especially on repetitive on scuba dives. If you are not certified in Nitrox consider it today. We offer several trips that you can use Nitrox, and our Bonaire and Fiji trip includes FREE Nitrox. The course is taught with a computer, so bring your computer and know how it functions and how to navigate thru the screens and change settings. If you need to rent a computer for the evening we have one to rent for $10. The benefit of diving with a computer and nitrox is longer bottom time, so if you don't own one, you might consider purchasing one. We have several models to choose from. Receive a discount on a new dive computer after taking this course to upgrade your current model or get you into your first dive computer. This is a classroom course and knowledge reveiews are done ahead of time. Come in to sign up for this FUN course and DIVE LONGER! Space is limited!
Event Date: April 14th - 14th 2019
April 14, 2019 11:00am
Have you been out of the water for more than 6 months and need to refresh your skills in the pool before you travel this summer. We are doing a few hour scuba review to go over your skills in the pool. Come in to sign up for this class. You need to have the scuba tune up book, if you already own one - no need to purchase again. Class cost is $99 and if you need the book it is $24.95. If you need to rent equipment we offer a discounted rate for this course of $30. Get your skills refreshed before you travel and be a confident diver. Don't waste time on your vacation get this done here first, so you can enjoy your time on vacation diving!
Event Date: April 14th - 14th 2019
Event Date: April 14th 2 Sessions
Now that we have your attention, how would you like to try scuba diving?
Central Oregon Diving is offering an opportunity to discover scuba diving. AGES 10 and UP!
This is not a full scuba diving certification but a chance to discover if you want to pursue scuba diving and the opportunities that it offers.
Cost for the event is $59!! Normal cost for a discover scuba diving is $99. This is a great deal for everyone to try it out. There are 2 Sessions. 12:00 and 3:00. SPACE is limited.
Day of the event is Sunday, April 14th, 2019.
Interested people must pre-register at Central Oregon Diving, 157 NE Greenwood Ave, Bend by April 6, 2019. While space available.
Event Date: May 9th - 19th 2019
This is an independent study class. Please have completed all of the 5 chapters in the manual, all of the Knowledge Reviews, and computer simulator, and have watched the training DVD-- before coming to the first class meeting. As a respect for everyone's time and to keep this as a fun learning course please try to be respectful of the time schedules as outlined. This is a FUN learning experience for all!
CENTRAL OREGON DIVING SCUBA SCHEDULE (MAY)
Thursday – May 9th– 5:30 PM to 10:00PM meet at Central Oregon Diving shop for Academics Chapters 1 – 5 and Final Exam.
Saturday – May 11th– 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM meet at Central Oregon Diving and then to pool JSFC 11:30-5:30
Sunday –May 12th– 10:30 AM to 6:00 PM meet at Central Oregon Diving and then to pool JSFC 10:30-5:30
Saturday –May 18th– 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Open Water dive training at local lake
Sunday – May 19th – 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Open Water dive training at local lake
The course price includes all of your scuba rental equipment for both confined water and open water training. Required PERSONAL items for this class are: Dive Mask, Snorkel, Fins, and Booties. ELearning students also need to purchase a log book. We have SPECIAL student discounted packages that are available to you at a discount. You might also consider purchasing a mouthpiece for your training regulator. As a dive student you will receive a 10% off on NON- MSRP items for 90 days after your dive training. (Please beware of equipment bargains and online purchases!)