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Become A SCUBA Diver

OWD

Welcome to Your New Adventure! Becoming a SCUBA Diver!

"Exploration, exotic locations, amazing color and beauty... these are just a few of the things you will experience in the spectacular underwater world. Welcome to your new adventure, innerspace. Congratulations! Scuba diving is a wonderful sport for everyone! You can look forward to many memorable diving adventures in the years to come."

Open Water SCUBA Diver Certification, Start Your Adventure!©

Your ticket to the underwater world, The Open Water Diver Certification. Beginning with Your Student Materials, Your SCUBA Instructors Experience, Your Pool Training Sessions and Your Certifications Dives, You will learn everything You need to know to Start your Adventure©, the fun and correct way. The student materials have study guide questions at the end of each section to help you retain your new knowledge, and test your retention. With Our Instructors "Never Let Them Quit" Philosophy during Your pool training sessions, in Our heated pool, you will learn all of the necessary skills and safe diving procedures, so that during Your Certification Dives, You will have become a Safe, Comfortable, and Confident SCUBA Diver.

Prerequisites

What El Mar Diving Center provides:

  • Classroom Training*
  • Pool Training*
  • Lake Certification Dives*
  • Student Digital Materials
  • Instructor Fee
  • Open Water Diver Certification Card
  • Total Diving System for Pool Training & Certification Dives
    (Tank, Weights, Buoyancy System, Air Delivery System & Information System)
*with a Max of 6 Students per class and Our "Never Let Them Quit" Philosophy / Guarantee

Required Equipment

  • Personal Snorkeling System ($150+)*
    • Mask
    • Fins
    • Snorkel
    • Boots
    • Mesh Bag
    • Safety Tube
    • Whistle
    • Underwater Slate
*Students receive a 10% Discount on Equipment(excluding sale items)

Recommended Equipment

  • Total Diving System (Air Delivery System, Buoyancy System, & Information System)
  • Exposure System
  • Reef Saver Kit
  • Divers Gear Bag
  • Divers Save-A-Dive Kit

Open Water Training Dates

Group Class, One Week Class/Pool

"Our One Week course starts on Monday with classroom orientation, classroom continues on Thursday & Friday, pool training on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
8am-5pm
Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Dec 9th Thu, Dec 12th Fri, Dec 13th Sat, Dec 14th Sun, Dec 15th Open Water Diver, Dec 9
Mon, Apr 13th Thu, Apr 16th Fri, Apr 17th Sat, Apr 18th Sun, Apr 19th Open Water Diver, April 13

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Dec 9th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Dec 12th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Dec 13th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Dec 14th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Dec 15th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, Dec 9
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 13th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Apr 16th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Apr 17th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Apr 18th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Apr 19th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, April 13

Group Class, Two Week Class/Pool

"Our Two Week course Class meets on Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, for 2 consecutive weeks. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Mon, Jan 13th Tue, Jan 14th Wed, Jan 15th Mon, Jan 20th Tue, Jan 21st Wed, Jan 22nd Open Water Diver, Jan 13
Mon, Feb 10th Tue, Feb 11th Wed, Feb 12th Mon, Feb 17th Tue, Feb 18th Wed, Feb 19th Open Water Diver, Feb 10

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jan 13th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 14th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 15th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Jan 20th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 21st 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 22nd 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Jan 13
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 10th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 11th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 12th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Feb 17th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 18th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 19th 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Feb 10

Group Class, Two Week Sat/Sun Class/Pool

"Our Saturday & Sunday Two Week course Class meets Monday, and then the following 2 consecutive weekends. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Mar 2nd Sat, Mar 7th Sun, Mar 8th Sat, Mar 14th Sun, Mar 15th Open Water Diver, Mar 2

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Mar 2nd 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Mar 7th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 8th 8am - 5pm
Sat, Mar 14th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 15th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, Mar 2

Group Class, Three Week Class/Pool

"Our Three Week course meets Tuesday & Thursday for Three Consecutive Weeks. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Tue, Jan 7th Thu, Jan 9th Tue, Jan 14th Thu, Jan 16th Tue, Jan 21st Thu, Jan 23rd Open Water Diver, Jan 7

Class Dates Class Times
Tue, Jan 7th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 9th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 14th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 16th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 21st 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 23rd 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Jan 7

Group Open Water Certification Weekends

Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Jan 25th Sun, Jan 26th

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 25th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 26th 7am - 2pm

Private Training, Class/Pool

"Private SCUBA Classes are available if wish to have "One on One training", or if your schedule doesn't allow you to participate in one of Our group classes."

Course Fee: $499.00, includes Your Class Training, Pool Training & Referral Fee

Please contact Tonia, (480)833-2971 to schedule Your Private Class

Private Local Open Water Certification Dives

"Private Local Open Water Certification Dives are available if wish to have "One on One training", if your schedule doesn't allow you to participate in one of Our group certification dives or You are coming to us with a referral to finish your certification dives."

Course Fee: $299.00, Private Local Open Water Certification Dives

Please contact Tonia, (480)833-2971 to schedule Your Private Class

Referral Local Open Water Certification Dives

"Referral Local Open Water Certification Dives are available for Students wishing to complete their SSI SCUBA Certification with El Mar Diving Center"

Course Fee: $199.00, Referral Local SSI Open Water Certification Dives

What El Mar Diving Center provides:

  • Group Lake Certification Dives
  • SCUBA Rental Equipment

Customer needs to provide:

  • Personal Snorkeling System
    • Mask
    • Fins
    • Snorkel
    • Boots
    • Mesh Bag
    • Safety Tube
    • Whistle
    • Underwater Slate
  • Current Medical
  • Referral form (Your local SSI Dive Facility will be able to provide this form for you.)
Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Jan 25th Sun, Jan 26th

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 25th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 26th 7am - 2pm

Upgrade Your Certification

San Carlos Mexico SCUBA Diving

San Carlos, Mexico!
Open Water SCUBA Diver Certification Caravan Trips

"San Carlos Mexico offers the most Amazing Diving situated on the Sea of Cortez, a unique natural wonder, dubbed the "Galapagos of North America" by Jacques Cousteau. Offering something for everyone, Scuba Diver or not. There are many optional activities for your non-diving buddy, Including: Kayaking, Snorkeling, hiking, shopping, mountain bike riding, horse back riding and golfing, Making this a Great location for Completing Your Adventure!©"

$219.00 additional per person, dbl occ.
Transportation NOT Included

Additional Fee Includes:

  • 3 Nights Lodging @ Sawari
  • 1 Day of 3 Tank Boat Diving
  • 1 Day of 2 Tank Boat Diving
  • Snacks & Water on Boat
  • Taxes
  • Rental Total Diving System
    (Tank, Weights, Buoyancy System, Air Delivery System, Information System, & Exposure Suit)

"Our San Carlos Mexico caravan trips depart from El Mar Diving Center on Thursday morning, Diving on Friday & Saturday, and driving back Sunday."

Trip Dates

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×

Become A SCUBA Diver

OWD

Welcome to Your New Adventure! Becoming a SCUBA Diver!

"Exploration, exotic locations, amazing color and beauty... these are just a few of the things you will experience in the spectacular underwater world. Welcome to your new adventure, innerspace. Congratulations! Scuba diving is a wonderful sport for everyone! You can look forward to many memorable diving adventures in the years to come."

Open Water SCUBA Diver Certification, Start Your Adventure!©

Your ticket to the underwater world, The Open Water Diver Certification. Beginning with Your Student Materials, Your SCUBA Instructors Experience, Your Pool Training Sessions and Your Certifications Dives, You will learn everything You need to know to Start your Adventure©, the fun and correct way. The student materials have study guide questions at the end of each section to help you retain your new knowledge, and test your retention. With Our Instructors "Never Let Them Quit" Philosophy during Your pool training sessions, in Our heated pool, you will learn all of the necessary skills and safe diving procedures, so that during Your Certification Dives, You will have become a Safe, Comfortable, and Confident SCUBA Diver.

Prerequisites

What El Mar Diving Center provides:

  • Classroom Training*
  • Pool Training*
  • Lake Certification Dives*
  • Student Digital Materials
  • Instructor Fee
  • Open Water Diver Certification Card
  • Total Diving System for Pool Training & Certification Dives
    (Tank, Weights, Buoyancy System, Air Delivery System & Information System)
*with a Max of 6 Students per class and Our "Never Let Them Quit" Philosophy / Guarantee

Required Equipment

  • Personal Snorkeling System ($150+)*
    • Mask
    • Fins
    • Snorkel
    • Boots
    • Mesh Bag
    • Safety Tube
    • Whistle
    • Underwater Slate
*Students receive a 10% Discount on Equipment(excluding sale items)

Recommended Equipment

  • Total Diving System (Air Delivery System, Buoyancy System, & Information System)
  • Exposure System
  • Reef Saver Kit
  • Divers Gear Bag
  • Divers Save-A-Dive Kit

Open Water Training Dates

Group Class, One Week Class/Pool

"Our One Week course starts on Monday with classroom orientation, classroom continues on Thursday & Friday, pool training on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
8am-5pm
Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Dec 9th Thu, Dec 12th Fri, Dec 13th Sat, Dec 14th Sun, Dec 15th Open Water Diver, Dec 9
Mon, Apr 13th Thu, Apr 16th Fri, Apr 17th Sat, Apr 18th Sun, Apr 19th Open Water Diver, April 13

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Dec 9th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Dec 12th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Dec 13th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Dec 14th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Dec 15th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, Dec 9
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 13th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Apr 16th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Apr 17th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Apr 18th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Apr 19th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, April 13

Group Class, Two Week Class/Pool

"Our Two Week course Class meets on Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, for 2 consecutive weeks. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Mon, Jan 13th Tue, Jan 14th Wed, Jan 15th Mon, Jan 20th Tue, Jan 21st Wed, Jan 22nd Open Water Diver, Jan 13
Mon, Feb 10th Tue, Feb 11th Wed, Feb 12th Mon, Feb 17th Tue, Feb 18th Wed, Feb 19th Open Water Diver, Feb 10

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jan 13th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 14th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 15th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Jan 20th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 21st 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 22nd 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Jan 13
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 10th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 11th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 12th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Feb 17th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 18th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 19th 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Feb 10

Group Class, Two Week Sat/Sun Class/Pool

"Our Saturday & Sunday Two Week course Class meets Monday, and then the following 2 consecutive weekends. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Mar 2nd Sat, Mar 7th Sun, Mar 8th Sat, Mar 14th Sun, Mar 15th Open Water Diver, Mar 2

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Mar 2nd 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Mar 7th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 8th 8am - 5pm
Sat, Mar 14th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 15th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, Mar 2

Group Class, Three Week Class/Pool

"Our Three Week course meets Tuesday & Thursday for Three Consecutive Weeks. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Tue, Jan 7th Thu, Jan 9th Tue, Jan 14th Thu, Jan 16th Tue, Jan 21st Thu, Jan 23rd Open Water Diver, Jan 7

Class Dates Class Times
Tue, Jan 7th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 9th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 14th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 16th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 21st 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 23rd 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Jan 7

Group Open Water Certification Weekends

Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Jan 25th Sun, Jan 26th

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 25th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 26th 7am - 2pm

Private Training, Class/Pool

"Private SCUBA Classes are available if wish to have "One on One training", or if your schedule doesn't allow you to participate in one of Our group classes."

Course Fee: $499.00, includes Your Class Training, Pool Training & Referral Fee

Please contact Tonia, (480)833-2971 to schedule Your Private Class

Private Local Open Water Certification Dives

"Private Local Open Water Certification Dives are available if wish to have "One on One training", if your schedule doesn't allow you to participate in one of Our group certification dives or You are coming to us with a referral to finish your certification dives."

Course Fee: $299.00, Private Local Open Water Certification Dives

Please contact Tonia, (480)833-2971 to schedule Your Private Class

Referral Local Open Water Certification Dives

"Referral Local Open Water Certification Dives are available for Students wishing to complete their SSI SCUBA Certification with El Mar Diving Center"

Course Fee: $199.00, Referral Local SSI Open Water Certification Dives

What El Mar Diving Center provides:

  • Group Lake Certification Dives
  • SCUBA Rental Equipment

Customer needs to provide:

  • Personal Snorkeling System
    • Mask
    • Fins
    • Snorkel
    • Boots
    • Mesh Bag
    • Safety Tube
    • Whistle
    • Underwater Slate
  • Current Medical
  • Referral form (Your local SSI Dive Facility will be able to provide this form for you.)
Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Jan 25th Sun, Jan 26th

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 25th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 26th 7am - 2pm

Upgrade Your Certification

San Carlos Mexico SCUBA Diving

San Carlos, Mexico!
Open Water SCUBA Diver Certification Caravan Trips

"San Carlos Mexico offers the most Amazing Diving situated on the Sea of Cortez, a unique natural wonder, dubbed the "Galapagos of North America" by Jacques Cousteau. Offering something for everyone, Scuba Diver or not. There are many optional activities for your non-diving buddy, Including: Kayaking, Snorkeling, hiking, shopping, mountain bike riding, horse back riding and golfing, Making this a Great location for Completing Your Adventure!©"

$219.00 additional per person, dbl occ.
Transportation NOT Included

Additional Fee Includes:

  • 3 Nights Lodging @ Sawari
  • 1 Day of 3 Tank Boat Diving
  • 1 Day of 2 Tank Boat Diving
  • Snacks & Water on Boat
  • Taxes
  • Rental Total Diving System
    (Tank, Weights, Buoyancy System, Air Delivery System, Information System, & Exposure Suit)

"Our San Carlos Mexico caravan trips depart from El Mar Diving Center on Thursday morning, Diving on Friday & Saturday, and driving back Sunday."

Trip Dates

×

 

×

Become A SCUBA Diver

OWD

Welcome to Your New Adventure! Becoming a SCUBA Diver!

"Exploration, exotic locations, amazing color and beauty... these are just a few of the things you will experience in the spectacular underwater world. Welcome to your new adventure, innerspace. Congratulations! Scuba diving is a wonderful sport for everyone! You can look forward to many memorable diving adventures in the years to come."

Open Water SCUBA Diver Certification, Start Your Adventure!©

Your ticket to the underwater world, The Open Water Diver Certification. Beginning with Your Student Materials, Your SCUBA Instructors Experience, Your Pool Training Sessions and Your Certifications Dives, You will learn everything You need to know to Start your Adventure©, the fun and correct way. The student materials have study guide questions at the end of each section to help you retain your new knowledge, and test your retention. With Our Instructors "Never Let Them Quit" Philosophy during Your pool training sessions, in Our heated pool, you will learn all of the necessary skills and safe diving procedures, so that during Your Certification Dives, You will have become a Safe, Comfortable, and Confident SCUBA Diver.

Prerequisites

What El Mar Diving Center provides:

  • Classroom Training*
  • Pool Training*
  • Lake Certification Dives*
  • Student Digital Materials
  • Instructor Fee
  • Open Water Diver Certification Card
  • Total Diving System for Pool Training & Certification Dives
    (Tank, Weights, Buoyancy System, Air Delivery System & Information System)
*with a Max of 6 Students per class and Our "Never Let Them Quit" Philosophy / Guarantee

Required Equipment

  • Personal Snorkeling System ($150+)*
    • Mask
    • Fins
    • Snorkel
    • Boots
    • Mesh Bag
    • Safety Tube
    • Whistle
    • Underwater Slate
*Students receive a 10% Discount on Equipment(excluding sale items)

Recommended Equipment

  • Total Diving System (Air Delivery System, Buoyancy System, & Information System)
  • Exposure System
  • Reef Saver Kit
  • Divers Gear Bag
  • Divers Save-A-Dive Kit

Open Water Training Dates

Group Class, One Week Class/Pool

"Our One Week course starts on Monday with classroom orientation, classroom continues on Thursday & Friday, pool training on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
8am-5pm
Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Dec 9th Thu, Dec 12th Fri, Dec 13th Sat, Dec 14th Sun, Dec 15th Open Water Diver, Dec 9
Mon, Apr 13th Thu, Apr 16th Fri, Apr 17th Sat, Apr 18th Sun, Apr 19th Open Water Diver, April 13

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Dec 9th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Dec 12th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Dec 13th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Dec 14th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Dec 15th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, Dec 9
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 13th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Apr 16th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Apr 17th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Apr 18th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Apr 19th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, April 13

Group Class, Two Week Class/Pool

"Our Two Week course Class meets on Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, for 2 consecutive weeks. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Mon, Jan 13th Tue, Jan 14th Wed, Jan 15th Mon, Jan 20th Tue, Jan 21st Wed, Jan 22nd Open Water Diver, Jan 13
Mon, Feb 10th Tue, Feb 11th Wed, Feb 12th Mon, Feb 17th Tue, Feb 18th Wed, Feb 19th Open Water Diver, Feb 10

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jan 13th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 14th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 15th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Jan 20th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 21st 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 22nd 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Jan 13
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 10th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 11th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 12th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Feb 17th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 18th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 19th 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Feb 10

Group Class, Two Week Sat/Sun Class/Pool

"Our Saturday & Sunday Two Week course Class meets Monday, and then the following 2 consecutive weekends. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Mar 2nd Sat, Mar 7th Sun, Mar 8th Sat, Mar 14th Sun, Mar 15th Open Water Diver, Mar 2

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Mar 2nd 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Mar 7th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 8th 8am - 5pm
Sat, Mar 14th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 15th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, Mar 2

Group Class, Three Week Class/Pool

"Our Three Week course meets Tuesday & Thursday for Three Consecutive Weeks. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Tue, Jan 7th Thu, Jan 9th Tue, Jan 14th Thu, Jan 16th Tue, Jan 21st Thu, Jan 23rd Open Water Diver, Jan 7

Class Dates Class Times
Tue, Jan 7th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 9th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 14th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 16th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 21st 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 23rd 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Jan 7

Group Open Water Certification Weekends

Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Jan 25th Sun, Jan 26th

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 25th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 26th 7am - 2pm

Private Training, Class/Pool

"Private SCUBA Classes are available if wish to have "One on One training", or if your schedule doesn't allow you to participate in one of Our group classes."

Course Fee: $499.00, includes Your Class Training, Pool Training & Referral Fee

Please contact Tonia, (480)833-2971 to schedule Your Private Class

Private Local Open Water Certification Dives

"Private Local Open Water Certification Dives are available if wish to have "One on One training", if your schedule doesn't allow you to participate in one of Our group certification dives or You are coming to us with a referral to finish your certification dives."

Course Fee: $299.00, Private Local Open Water Certification Dives

Please contact Tonia, (480)833-2971 to schedule Your Private Class

Referral Local Open Water Certification Dives

"Referral Local Open Water Certification Dives are available for Students wishing to complete their SSI SCUBA Certification with El Mar Diving Center"

Course Fee: $199.00, Referral Local SSI Open Water Certification Dives

What El Mar Diving Center provides:

  • Group Lake Certification Dives
  • SCUBA Rental Equipment

Customer needs to provide:

  • Personal Snorkeling System
    • Mask
    • Fins
    • Snorkel
    • Boots
    • Mesh Bag
    • Safety Tube
    • Whistle
    • Underwater Slate
  • Current Medical
  • Referral form (Your local SSI Dive Facility will be able to provide this form for you.)
Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Jan 25th Sun, Jan 26th

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 25th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 26th 7am - 2pm

Upgrade Your Certification

San Carlos Mexico SCUBA Diving

San Carlos, Mexico!
Open Water SCUBA Diver Certification Caravan Trips

"San Carlos Mexico offers the most Amazing Diving situated on the Sea of Cortez, a unique natural wonder, dubbed the "Galapagos of North America" by Jacques Cousteau. Offering something for everyone, Scuba Diver or not. There are many optional activities for your non-diving buddy, Including: Kayaking, Snorkeling, hiking, shopping, mountain bike riding, horse back riding and golfing, Making this a Great location for Completing Your Adventure!©"

$219.00 additional per person, dbl occ.
Transportation NOT Included

Additional Fee Includes:

  • 3 Nights Lodging @ Sawari
  • 1 Day of 3 Tank Boat Diving
  • 1 Day of 2 Tank Boat Diving
  • Snacks & Water on Boat
  • Taxes
  • Rental Total Diving System
    (Tank, Weights, Buoyancy System, Air Delivery System, Information System, & Exposure Suit)

"Our San Carlos Mexico caravan trips depart from El Mar Diving Center on Thursday morning, Diving on Friday & Saturday, and driving back Sunday."

Trip Dates

×

 

×

Become A SCUBA Diver

OWD

Welcome to Your New Adventure! Becoming a SCUBA Diver!

"Exploration, exotic locations, amazing color and beauty... these are just a few of the things you will experience in the spectacular underwater world. Welcome to your new adventure, innerspace. Congratulations! Scuba diving is a wonderful sport for everyone! You can look forward to many memorable diving adventures in the years to come."

Open Water SCUBA Diver Certification, Start Your Adventure!©

Your ticket to the underwater world, The Open Water Diver Certification. Beginning with Your Student Materials, Your SCUBA Instructors Experience, Your Pool Training Sessions and Your Certifications Dives, You will learn everything You need to know to Start your Adventure©, the fun and correct way. The student materials have study guide questions at the end of each section to help you retain your new knowledge, and test your retention. With Our Instructors "Never Let Them Quit" Philosophy during Your pool training sessions, in Our heated pool, you will learn all of the necessary skills and safe diving procedures, so that during Your Certification Dives, You will have become a Safe, Comfortable, and Confident SCUBA Diver.

Prerequisites

What El Mar Diving Center provides:

  • Classroom Training*
  • Pool Training*
  • Lake Certification Dives*
  • Student Digital Materials
  • Instructor Fee
  • Open Water Diver Certification Card
  • Total Diving System for Pool Training & Certification Dives
    (Tank, Weights, Buoyancy System, Air Delivery System & Information System)
*with a Max of 6 Students per class and Our "Never Let Them Quit" Philosophy / Guarantee

Required Equipment

  • Personal Snorkeling System ($150+)*
    • Mask
    • Fins
    • Snorkel
    • Boots
    • Mesh Bag
    • Safety Tube
    • Whistle
    • Underwater Slate
*Students receive a 10% Discount on Equipment(excluding sale items)

Recommended Equipment

  • Total Diving System (Air Delivery System, Buoyancy System, & Information System)
  • Exposure System
  • Reef Saver Kit
  • Divers Gear Bag
  • Divers Save-A-Dive Kit

Open Water Training Dates

Group Class, One Week Class/Pool

"Our One Week course starts on Monday with classroom orientation, classroom continues on Thursday & Friday, pool training on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
8am-5pm
Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Dec 9th Thu, Dec 12th Fri, Dec 13th Sat, Dec 14th Sun, Dec 15th Open Water Diver, Dec 9
Mon, Apr 13th Thu, Apr 16th Fri, Apr 17th Sat, Apr 18th Sun, Apr 19th Open Water Diver, April 13

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Dec 9th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Dec 12th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Dec 13th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Dec 14th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Dec 15th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, Dec 9
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 13th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Apr 16th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Apr 17th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Apr 18th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Apr 19th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, April 13

Group Class, Two Week Class/Pool

"Our Two Week course Class meets on Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, for 2 consecutive weeks. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Mon, Jan 13th Tue, Jan 14th Wed, Jan 15th Mon, Jan 20th Tue, Jan 21st Wed, Jan 22nd Open Water Diver, Jan 13
Mon, Feb 10th Tue, Feb 11th Wed, Feb 12th Mon, Feb 17th Tue, Feb 18th Wed, Feb 19th Open Water Diver, Feb 10

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jan 13th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 14th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 15th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Jan 20th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 21st 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 22nd 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Jan 13
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 10th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 11th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 12th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Feb 17th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 18th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 19th 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Feb 10

Group Class, Two Week Sat/Sun Class/Pool

"Our Saturday & Sunday Two Week course Class meets Monday, and then the following 2 consecutive weekends. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
Class/Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Mar 2nd Sat, Mar 7th Sun, Mar 8th Sat, Mar 14th Sun, Mar 15th Open Water Diver, Mar 2

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Mar 2nd 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Mar 7th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 8th 8am - 5pm
Sat, Mar 14th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 15th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, Mar 2

Group Class, Three Week Class/Pool

"Our Three Week course meets Tuesday & Thursday for Three Consecutive Weeks. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Tue, Jan 7th Thu, Jan 9th Tue, Jan 14th Thu, Jan 16th Tue, Jan 21st Thu, Jan 23rd Open Water Diver, Jan 7

Class Dates Class Times
Tue, Jan 7th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 9th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 14th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 16th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 21st 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jan 23rd 6pm - 10pm
Open Water Diver, Jan 7

Group Open Water Certification Weekends

Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Jan 25th Sun, Jan 26th

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 25th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 26th 7am - 2pm

Private Training, Class/Pool

"Private SCUBA Classes are available if wish to have "One on One training", or if your schedule doesn't allow you to participate in one of Our group classes."

Course Fee: $499.00, includes Your Class Training, Pool Training & Referral Fee

Please contact Tonia, (480)833-2971 to schedule Your Private Class

Private Local Open Water Certification Dives

"Private Local Open Water Certification Dives are available if wish to have "One on One training", if your schedule doesn't allow you to participate in one of Our group certification dives or You are coming to us with a referral to finish your certification dives."

Course Fee: $299.00, Private Local Open Water Certification Dives

Please contact Tonia, (480)833-2971 to schedule Your Private Class

Referral Local Open Water Certification Dives

"Referral Local Open Water Certification Dives are available for Students wishing to complete their SSI SCUBA Certification with El Mar Diving Center"

Course Fee: $199.00, Referral Local SSI Open Water Certification Dives

What El Mar Diving Center provides:

  • Group Lake Certification Dives
  • SCUBA Rental Equipment

Customer needs to provide:

  • Personal Snorkeling System
    • Mask
    • Fins
    • Snorkel
    • Boots
    • Mesh Bag
    • Safety Tube
    • Whistle
    • Underwater Slate
  • Current Medical
  • Referral form (Your local SSI Dive Facility will be able to provide this form for you.)
Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Jan 25th Sun, Jan 26th

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 25th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 26th 7am - 2pm

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San Carlos Mexico SCUBA Diving

San Carlos, Mexico!
Open Water SCUBA Diver Certification Caravan Trips

"San Carlos Mexico offers the most Amazing Diving situated on the Sea of Cortez, a unique natural wonder, dubbed the "Galapagos of North America" by Jacques Cousteau. Offering something for everyone, Scuba Diver or not. There are many optional activities for your non-diving buddy, Including: Kayaking, Snorkeling, hiking, shopping, mountain bike riding, horse back riding and golfing, Making this a Great location for Completing Your Adventure!©"

$219.00 additional per person, dbl occ.
Transportation NOT Included

Additional Fee Includes:

  • 3 Nights Lodging @ Sawari
  • 1 Day of 3 Tank Boat Diving
  • 1 Day of 2 Tank Boat Diving
  • Snacks & Water on Boat
  • Taxes
  • Rental Total Diving System
    (Tank, Weights, Buoyancy System, Air Delivery System, Information System, & Exposure Suit)

"Our San Carlos Mexico caravan trips depart from El Mar Diving Center on Thursday morning, Diving on Friday & Saturday, and driving back Sunday."

Trip Dates

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Try SCUBA Diving

try scuba diving

Our Try SCUBA Diving lets you experience the thrill of SCUBA Diving in the comfort of Our heated pool, you will learn some basic SCUBA concepts and skills, find out how fun and easy SCUBA Diving is, discover the excitement, adventure, freedom and serenity that only SCUBA Diving can provide you. Experience the wonderful underwater world.

Prerequisites

  • Minimum Age, 12
  • Swimsuit and Towel

Try SCUBA Dates

Course Fee: $35.00

Class Date Class Time
Contact El Mar to schedule Your class, (480) 833-2971

Call today to sign up, (480)833-2971

Private Try SCUBA

"Private Try SCUBA experiences are available if wish to have "One on One training", or if your schedule doesn't allow you to participate in one of Our group Try SCUBA dates."

Course Fee: $59.00

Call today to sign up, (480)833-2971

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