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Specialty Diver Courses

Specialty Diver Courses

Ask us about “Specialty Diver Courses” that we offer as you improve your diving skills and work toward the highly desired Master Scuba Diver certification.

Specialty courses offered are Nitrox, Deep, Underwater Navigation, Search and Recovery, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Altitude, Dry Suit, Equipment Specialist, Emergency First Response and First Aid. When conditions allow we also offer Boat, and Drift Specialties.  Come in and talk to our staff about all of these courses.

Introduction to Physical Application of Underwater Photography

Event Date: December 15th - 15th 2019

Copywrite photos used with permission: Photographer: Theresa Denham
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Pre-requisite to the class is taking the first intro course or an in-depth understanding of your equipment and underwater theory. Our Second introduction class will not introduce the set-up or deal with initial set up issues. This second class will work the PADI manual, but no knowledge reviews or certifications will be provided in this class.
This class requires that you are an OW Certified diver, Underwater camera with housing and scuba gear, scuba rental is available for $40 for the day.
This class is a 2 Tank dive in the pool with practical applications of photography.
Class schedule will be as follows


  • 11:00-11:40 Camera Reviews on Land
  • 12:00-1:15 Shooting scenes underwater
  • 1:45-2:30 Photo Critique @ COD
  • 3:00-4:00 Shooting scenes at JSFC
  • 4:30-5:00 Photo Critique @ COD


Cost is $195.00 and includes PADI manual
Recommended: Computer with minimum software requirement of Vivid-Pix
No camera rentals available.
Preregister at the shop for this class.