Check out Dive for Open Water Certification

Mask Removal at Check out DIve

Watch this 6 minutes video demonstrating a Check Out Dive for Open Water Certification at Lake Pleasant. Our Instructor works with her Student who performs Regulator Clearing, Regulator Retrieval, Mask Clearing, Mask Removal, Air Sharing and Controlled Ascent.

The skills performed at this check out dive was made at a depth of 23 feet and the total dive lasted 15 minutes.

 

Looks fun, doesn’t it? It is and becoming scuba certified allows you to explore the amazing underwater world! Learning to dive in Lake Pleasant, which doesn’t always have the best visibility, will give you an … Read More…

Extended Range Diving with Helium

Extended Range Diving

By Paul Wagenseller, Co-owner of Scuba Professionals of Arizona

After diving recreational limits, some divers crave something more – diving in the depths below recreational diving limits of 130 feet, so called Extended Range Diving. This takes extensive training and diving experience and is not for the faint of heart diver. I’m going to shed some light on this by explaining the difference between standard “balloon quality” helium versus what divers need – USP breathing helium.

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Have fun and stay safe getting Open Water Diver Certified

Scuba Training with Scuba Professionals of Arizona

For many, getting Open Water Diver Certified, is a big decision and something that they maybe have been dreaming about for a long time. To be able to breath under the water and explore the underwater world is a fascinating thing. Please watch this short video showing how you can Have fun and stay safe getting Open Water Diver Certified!

 

While enrolled in one of our Scuba Courses (from Beginner Diver to Advanced Diver) you can always come in and practice your scuba skills in our indoor, heated, 13 feet deep pool. Yes, you will … Read More…

California Scuba Dive Trip

Carl Hayden High School' Robotic team students getting scuba certified

A few weeks ago, we took our group of scuba students from Carl Hayden High School’s Robotic team to California for their open water certification dives.

Carl Hayden studens certification dives - beach entryIt was a California Scuba Dive Trip with shore dives out of LaJolla, just north of San Diego. After having completed their beginner scuba pool and academic skills at … Read More…

Practicing Buoyancy Control

Practicing Buoyancy Control

Everyone who dives knows that there are a lot of skills to learn. And  that you learn by practicing. And one of the most important and at the same time fun skills to practice is your Buoyancy Control! And what could be a better place to practice than in a pool, specifically build to practice scuba diving in?

Watch this action filled, short video showing divers Practicing Buoyancy Control!

 

Looks like they are having fun? Would you be interested in starting to scuba dive as well? Check out our scuba diving course options here and call … Read More…