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MY JOURNEY IN DIVING

Courses for all levels of diving

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OPEN WATER CERTIFICATION

Learn to dive. E-learning convenience coupled with personalized classroom teaching provides the ultimate scuba diving learning experience 5 confined water dives to develop scuba skills 4 open water dives to use your skills and explore $595.00 plus tax – books and rental included 10% discount on equipment for duration of the class. 2 people per class. Max size 4 for families looking to learn to dive together.

SDI SPECIALTY COURSES

We offer the full range of SDI specialty courses. Our most popular courses include: dry suit diver, computer nitrox, ice, navigation, solo, sidemount, night limited visibility, advanced buoyancy control. If you are interested in any of these or any other specialty courses, please contact us. $215 for most specialties, e-learning, books and rentals not included.

SDI COMPUTER NITROX

The benefits of using Nitrox including: increased safety margins, reduced post dive fatigue, extended no-decompression times. Learn the physiology of using different breathing gas mixtures and considerations for using nitrox. Learn how to safely use nitrox mixtures up to 40 percent with a dive computer and analyze a nitrox mixture. $195 book included, no rentals needed.

SDI ADVANCED ADVENTURE DIVER

5 advanced dives Deep and Underwater Navigation dives required Choose 3 additional specialties from over 25 additional options $299 plus tax – books and rental not included

SDI SIDEMOUNT DIVER

Benefits include: More bottom time Safety – redundant system Less back strain Better trim $215 Short course e-learning, books and rentals not included

SDI RESCUE DIVER

The SDI Rescue Diver Course is designed to develop the knowledge and necessary skills to effectively perform diver rescues and assist and administer the necessary first aid in the event of an emergency. You will learn skills such as how to perform self rescues, buddy rescues, recognize and calm potential panic divers, administer proper first aid to divers that have experienced dive related injuries, conduct effective search patterns and manage accident scenes. $275 books and rentals not included

FIRST RESPONSE TRAINING INTERNATIONAL

CPR, AED, Bloodborne Pathogens and Oxygen Provider Training avaliable for divers, employees and general workplace safety. We will even come to your business!

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TDI NITROX

Designed for the diver who is interested in advancing into technical diving. Covers the benefits, hazards, and proper procedures for using nitrox mixes from 22 through 40 percent oxygen content, equipment considerations, cylinder labeling, analyzing nitrox mixtures, and gas blending procedures $199 e-learning, books and rentals not included

TDI SIDEMOUNT DIVER

The TDI Sidemount Diver Course takes an in-depth look at all of the following and more! Gas matching procedures to include dissimilar volumes Gas management utilizing independent cylinders Psychological considerations of technical diving Equipment considerations including: Cylinder options Regulator options Buoyancy compensator/harness options Proper weighting Equipment configurations Communication (light and hand signals) Problem solving in a sidemount configuration Diving in tight or confined spaces Conservation Water entries/exits S-drills specific to sidemount diving $695 comprehensive course e-learning, books and rentals not included

INTO TO TECH DIVING

The TDI Intro to Tech Course is an introductory course that expands on recreational training by improving dive planning methods, in-water skills, and streamlining existing gear configurations in a controlled and fun learning environment. $250 e-learning, books and rentals not included

ADVANCED NITROX / DECO PROCEDURES

Decompression dive planning including: Decompression gas choices Tables vs. personal dive computers Emergency and contingency planning (equipment failure, omitted decompression, etc.) Decompression diving procedures Equipment selection Pre-dive checks and drills Stress analysis and mitigation Following a decompression schedule Gas switching Team awareness and communication SMB/lift bag deployment Proper trim, buoyancy and finning techniques Emergency procedures (equipment failures, catastrophic gas loss, omitted decompression, navigational errors, etc.) Equipment considerations, cylinder labeling, analyzing nitrox mixtures, and gas blending procedures procedures $1,200 e-learning, books and rentals not included

TDI REBREATHER DIVER

This course is designed for certified divers looking to advance their diver level training and equipment configurations by learning to dive a rebreather. Whether you are an avid photographer, want to experience the silence of diving a rebreather, or looking to get closer to the marine life – rebreather diving is for you. $2000 plus tax – books and rental not included

 

TDI HELITROX DIVER The TDI Helitrox Diver Course examines the theory, methods, and procedures for planning staged decompression dives utilizing helium in the breathing mixture to reduce the effects of inert gas narcosis. The TDI Helitrox Diver Course trains divers how to plan and conduct staged decompression dives to a maximum depth of 45 metres/150 feet. The most common equipment requirements, gear set-up, and decompression techniques are also presented during this course. Students are permitted to utilize enriched air nitrox and helium mixes with no greater than 35% helium content, and up to 100% oxygen for decompression diving. This program is designed as a stand-alone course, or it may be taught in conjunction with TDI Advanced Nitrox at the discretion of the instructor.

PROFESSIONAL COURSES

SDI DIVEMASTER

Designed for the advanced diver interested in working in the dive industry as a professional dive guide or moving on to become an instructor. $695 plus books

INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT COURSE

$1,800 e-learning, books and rentals not included IE Combo option $2,200 e-learning, books and rentals not included IE Referral $500 registration paid as agreed with referring instructor.

SKILLS DEVELOPMENT / COACHING

Develop the skills you need with our non-certification driven skills development coaching. We use this program to improve the skills that are lagging in your diving portfolio.

The most commonly requested skills include: back kick, frog kick, DSMB launching, trim, buoyancy, proper tank rigging for sidemount, and drysuit skills.

Skills Development Cost per day:
1 Diver: $300
2 Divers: $250 each
3 Divers: $200 each
4 Divers: $150 each

A single day course is approximately 8-12 hours. A single day is more towards 12 hours.
Multiple day courses average around 8 hours per day. We don’t overdo it with multiple day classes.

The best class size is 2 students. We have found development improves faster in a 2-person team setting.

Contact us for more information, classes are now forming, or we can work with your schedule.

ERDI COURSES

ERDI is a Public Safety Diving (PSD) agency that trains police, fire, and other public safety organizations in search and rescue techniques that apply to almost any submerged environment.

COURSE Single Diver Team
ERD I $595 $500
Dry Suit Ops $295 $250
Full Face Mask $250 $175
Tender $250 $175
Non-diver Tender only $250 $175
Contaminated Water Ops $250 $175
Supervisor $1,495 $1,459
ERD II (Stand Alone) $499.99 $399.99
Team pricing is per person, minimum of 2 team members.

Classes


NJ IDC + IE

Cost: $ 2,000.00
TDI TRIMIX DIVER Are you looking to expand your depth range? Do you want to reduce narcosis during deep dives? The TDI Trimix Diver Course could be your next step! As your motivation to explore progresses, you will find that you may want to go deeper to dive that wreck that is part of history or that cave system that you have read so much about. One of the major limiting factors of going deeper is narcosis; TDI?s Trimix Diver course shows how to minimize the effects of narcosis by adding helium to offset the nitrogen in your breathing gas. While taking the Trimix Diver course your TDI Instructor will teach you how to plan and execute dives utilizing as little as 18 percent oxygen and diving to maximum depth of 60 metres/200 feet with a blend of helium appropriate for the planned depth.

Cost: $ 1,499.00 - $ 1,599.00
Learn to dive. Upon suscessful completion of this course you will be certified as an Open Water Diver with additional Nitrox and Drysuit certifications. E-learning convenience coupled with personalized classroom teaching provides the ultimate scuba diving learning experience confined water dives to develop scuba skills open water dives to use your skills and explore. books and rental included 10% discount on equipment for duration of the class. Max 2 per class (Requests for up to 4 will be considered) This is a flexible schedule class. The date selected is the start date for meeting at the shop for gear selection and fitting. You will be issued elearning at the time and schedule water time.

Cost: $ 699.00
TDI DECOMPRESSION PROCEDURES DIVER Are you finding your no- decompression limits (NDLs) a limiting factor to dives? Do you have to ascend sooner than you would like? As sport divers, planned decompression is not something that we do or have been taught.The TDI Decompression Procedures Course prepares you for planned staged decompression diving. With a maximum operating depth of 45 metres/150 feet, this course is your first step beyond the normal sport diving limits. The TDI Decompression Procedures Course combined with the TDI Advanced Nitrox course form the foundation of all other technical courses. After these two courses and some additional experience, the stage has been set for you to move onto additional technical levels.

Cost: $ 1,400.00 - $ 1,625.00
TDI HELITROX DIVER The TDI Helitrox Diver Course examines the theory, methods, and procedures for planning staged decompression dives utilizing helium in the breathing mixture to reduce the effects of inert gas narcosis. The TDI Helitrox Diver Course trains divers how to plan and conduct staged decompression dives to a maximum depth of 45 metres/150 feet. The most common equipment requirements, gear set-up, and decompression techniques are also presented during this course. Students are permitted to utilize enriched air nitrox and helium mixes with no greater than 35% helium content, and up to 100% oxygen for decompression diving. This program is designed as a stand-alone course, or it may be taught in conjunction with TDI Advanced Nitrox at the discretion of the instructor.

Cost: $ 1,500.00 - $ 1,850.00