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

Courses

Central Oregon Diving, LLC offers a variety of PADI courses from Bubblemaker for kids 8 and up thru Assistant Instructor.  The Open Water Certification is the first step toward a lifelong enjoyment under the water.  Open Water Diver Certification takes a couple of weeks to complete.  We offer Advanced Open Water, Rescue, Scuba Review and a variety of specialties.  Inquire at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more details on a group class or private lessons.  PADI eLearning is another way to do the academic portion of the class and then you can join a scheduled course or a private class.  There are many options to suit your needs and schedules.  To sign up for a class, you need to come in and speak with us as there is course materials for each class and deposits to secure your space.  We look forward to meeting with you!

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.

 

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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!

 

Open Water Diver Course

Advanced Open Water Diver Course

Rescue Diver Course

Specialty Diver Courses

PADI eLearning

PADI eLearning Enriched Air Diver

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Event Date: August 13th - 18th 2019

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ONLY Rescue course offered this summer- SIGN up early to get your spot!

Looking to go past your Advanced Open Water Diver and gain more confidence and take it to the next level of diving? PADI Rescue course is the next step! This course is set up as an academic evening, exercise water training and open water scenarios. Class is taught also with Oxygen Provider required specialty. CPR must be current or need to take the Emergency First Response CPR course with us on August 11th. After completion of Rescue your next step is either to complete 50 dives and 5 PADI Specialties and become a Master Scuba Diver or to take it to the Professional Level and become a Divemaster. What path do you want to take? Come into the shop for the course materials and to sign up. Take your diving to the NEXT level! THIS course is an intense weekend and the last course like this for the season. We teach Oxygen Provider Specialty in conjunction as requirements for this course. So you earn a Specialty course along with your Rescue certification. This will be an academics and 2 days at the lake. COME in ASAP to sign up for this course and get your materials. Tuesday evening
August 13 is academics for Rescue, and Saturday morning head to the lake for exercise training and Sunday complete scenarios. Oxygen Provider Specialty and EFR course is on August 11th.

Event Date: August 24th - 24th 2019

August 24- DSD BCF at Elk Lake

Event Date: August 29th - September 15th 2019

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August 29, 31, Sept. 1, 14, and 15

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 (September)

Thursday – August 29th– 5:30 PM to 10:00PM meet at Central Oregon Diving shop for Academics Chapters 1 – 5 and Final Exam.

Saturday – August 31st– 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM meet at Central Oregon Diving and then to pool JSFC 11:30-5:30

Sunday –September 1st– 10:30 AM to 6:00 PM meet at Central Oregon Diving and then to pool JSFC 10:30-5:30

Saturday –September 14th– 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Open Water dive training at local lake

Sunday – September 15th – 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 must purchase a training 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!)

Event Date: September 1st - 1st 2019

 

 September 1st  11:00AM

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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 $26.95. If you need to rent equipment we offer a discounted rate for this course of $35. 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: September 7th - 7th 2019

September 6, 2019- Cultus Dive In
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What is good buoyancy underwater?
Excellent buoyancy control is what defines skilled scuba divers. You’ve seen them underwater. They glide effortlessly, use less air and ascend, descend or hover almost as if by thought. They more easily observe aquatic life without disturbing their surroundings. You can achieve this, too. The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty course improves the buoyancy skills you learned as a new diver and elevates them to the next level. This course helps you feel more confident in your dive skills underwater. This is a 2 tank specialty and one of the most important for every diver!

PADI (Junior) Open Water Divers or higher, who are at least 10 years old, are eligible to take the Peak Performance Buoyancy course.
 

During two scuba dives, you’ll learn how to:

  • Determine the exact weight you need, so you’re not too light or too heavy.
  • Trim your weight system and scuba gear so you’re perfectly balanced in the water.
  • Streamline to save energy, use air more efficiently and move more smoothly through the water.
  • Hover effortlessly in any position – vertical or horizontal.

Stop into the shop to register for this great course.