Basic Courses

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BUBBLEMAKER

This class offers kids the opportunity to swim around and breathe underwater at a shallow depth, using scuba gear. Looking for a fun and exciting birthday party idea? Try organizing a Bubblemaker event with TL Sea.

What You’ll Learn About:

  • Experience scuba WITH a TL Sea Instructor
  • Breathing underwater at a depth of 6 feet or above
  • Scuba gear made especially for kids & try it out
  • Fun, Fun, Fun!

PREREQUISITES:

  • Minimum of 8 years old
  • Comfortable in water
  • Parental approval
DISCOVER SCUBA®

If you are interested in trying scuba diving, but aren’t quite ready to commit to getting your certification, Discover Scuba Diving is just the course for you! This class takes place in a pool, from the shore, or on a dive boat. This is not a scuba certification course, but it is a great introduction to the sport of scuba diving.

What You’ll Learn About:

  • The gear scuba divers use
  • How easy it is to swim with scuba gear on
  • Breathing underwater
  • Key skills you will use during every dive
  • Becoming a certified Open Water Diver

PREREQUISITES:

  • Minimum of 10 years old
  • Good physical health

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OPEN WATER

Everyone at TL Sea Diving considers diver education to be a vital component in the development of safe, competent divers. To ensure the success of our students, we keep our class sizes to a minimum. Smaller instructor-to-student ratios enable us to provide everyone with the maximum degree of attention. At TL Sea are continually committed to helping our students succeed, while enjoying one of the most fantastic, relaxing sports on the planet.

What You’ll Learn About:

  • Classroom: The basic principles of scuba diving
  • Pool dives: Basic scuba skills
  • Open water dives to test your skills
  • Open water dives so you can explore

NOTE: You may be able to obtain college credit for the Open Water Diver course.

PREREQUISITES:

  • Minimum of 10 years old
  • Adequate swimming skills
  • Good physical health

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ADVENTURE

The Adventure Course (formerly called Advanced Open Water) propels your dive skills to the next level. This course was designed to offer the student an opportunity to try a number of different types of dives at various locations. These experiences may include Boat diving, U/W Photography, or trying out a scooter. An added bonus: Each of these dives will be counted as the 1st required dive for the corresponding specialty, moving you one step closer to the prestigious Master Scuba Diver Certification.

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What You’ll Learn:

  • Elevate your skills
  • The sea is the limit!

PREREQUISITES:

  • Open Water certified
  • Minimum of 10 years old

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RESCUE DIVER

Our Rescue Diver course is one of the most valuable and rewarding experiences we offer. Former students claim their confidence levels increased exponentially by simply being in this course. As the third level of PADI diver certification, Rescue really helps you become more comfortable in the water. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t need to be a triathlete to take this course, as it actually involves more thinking and planning than sheer brawn. It does help, however, if you are relatively comfortable diving. The Rescue Course takes the emphasis off of yourself and specific tasks.

We Teach You To:

  • Concentrate on your buddy & other divers around you
  • Recognize behaviors that indicate diver stress
  • Learn how to deal with diver stress
  • Anticipate & solve your own problems U/W
  • Problem solving: Real world situations & experiences
  • Basic lifesaving techniques
  • How to properly use a pocket mask in water
  • How to surface & resuscitate an unconscious diver

PREREQUISITES:

  • Open Water certified
  • Adventure certified
  • U/W Navigator certified
  • Minimum of 12 years old
  • EFR Primary & Secondary Care
  • CPR & First Aid training within past 24 months*

*Training may be completed during the Rescue course

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MASTER SCUBA DIVER

The Master Scuba Diver certification is the highest recreational diver rating in the PADI program and denotes superior achievement & proficiency. It is a highly coveted certification, often being referred to as “The Black Belt of Diving”. The course is open to anyone who wants to try a variety of dives & obtain a well-rounded dive education.

A Master Scuba Diver certification involves fulfilling a heavy list of requirements. But, carrying this rating lets other divers know that you are very well trained and when travelling, you’ll likely be the most experienced in your group. Note that fewer than two percent of divers ever achieve this rating.

We Teach You To:

  • Stand out from the crowd
  • Become one of the elite 2%

PREREQUISITES:

  • Open Water certified
  • Adventure certified
  • Rescue certified
  • Minimum of 5 specialty certifications
  • Logged a minimum of 50 dives
  • Minimum of 12 years old

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