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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 4 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 with classroom Monday, Tuesday & Friday, with pool training on Saturday & Sunday. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $429.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
8am-5pm
Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Feb 8th Thu, Feb 11th Fri, Feb 12th Sat, Feb 13th Sun, Feb 14th OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Mar 8th Thu, Mar 11th Fri, Mar 12th Sat, Mar 13th Sun, Mar 14th OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Apr 12th Thu, Apr 15th Fri, Apr 16th Sat, Apr 17th Sun, Apr 18th OWD, 1 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 8th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Feb 11th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Feb 12th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Feb 13th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Feb 14th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Mar 8th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Mar 11th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Mar 12th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Mar 13th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 14th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 12th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Apr 15th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Apr 16th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Apr 17th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Apr 18th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week

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: $429.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Mon, Nov 30th Tue, Dec 1st Wed, Dec 2nd Mon, Dec 7th Tue, Dec 8th Wed, Dec 9th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Jan 18th Tue, Jan 19th Wed, Jan 20th Mon, Jan 25th Tue, Jan 26th Wed, Jan 27th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Feb 15th Tue, Feb 16th Wed, Feb 17th Mon, Feb 22nd Tue, Feb 23rd Wed, Feb 24th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Apr 12th Tue, Apr 13th Wed, Apr 14th Mon, Apr 19th Tue, Apr 20th Wed, Apr 21st OWD, 2 Week
Mon, May 10th Tue, May 11th Wed, May 12th Mon, May 17th Tue, May 18th Wed, May 19th OWD, 2 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Nov 30th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Dec 1st 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Dec 2nd 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Dec 7th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Dec 8th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Dec 9th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jan 18th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 19th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 20th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Jan 25th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 26th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 27th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 15th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 16th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 17th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Feb 22nd 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 23rd 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 24th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 12th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Apr 13th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Apr 14th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Apr 19th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Apr 20th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Apr 21st 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, May 10th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, May 11th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, May 12th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, May 17th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, May 18th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, May 19th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week

Group Open Water Certification Weekends

Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Dec 19th Sun, Dec 20th
Sat, Jan 30th Sun, Jan 31st
Sat, Feb 27th Sun, Feb 28th
Sat, Apr 24th Sun, Apr 25th
Sat, May 22nd Sun, May 23rd

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Dec 19th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Dec 20th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 30th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 31st 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Feb 27th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Feb 28th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Apr 24th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Apr 25th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, May 22nd 7am - 2pm
Sun, May 23rd 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: $529.00, 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, Dec 19th Sun, Dec 20th
Sat, Jan 30th Sun, Jan 31st
Sat, Feb 27th Sun, Feb 28th
Sat, Apr 24th Sun, Apr 25th
Sat, May 22nd Sun, May 23rd

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Dec 19th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Dec 20th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 30th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 31st 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Feb 27th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Feb 28th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Apr 24th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Apr 25th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, May 22nd 7am - 2pm
Sun, May 23rd 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

Thursday, January 21st - Sunday, January 24th, 2021
Thursday, March 18th - Sunday, March 21st, 2021
Thursday, April 22nd - Sunday, April 25th, 2021
Thursday, May 27th - Sunday, May 30th, 2021
Thursday, June 17th - Sunday, June 20th, 2021
Thursday, July 15th - Sunday, July 18th, 2021
Thursday, August 26th - Sunday, August 29th, 2021
Thursday, September 23rd - Sunday, September 26th, 2021
Thursday, October 7th - Sunday, October 10th, 2021
Thursday, October 21st - Sunday, October 24th, 2021
Thursday, November 11th - Sunday, November 14th, 2021

Jan 21st - Jan 24th, 2021
Feb 11th - Feb 15th, 2021
Mar 18th - Mar 21st, 2021
Apr 22nd - Apr 25th, 2021
May 27th - May 30th, 2021
Jun 17th - Jun 20th, 2021
Jul 15th - Jul 18th, 2021
Aug 11th - Aug 15th, 2021
Aug 26th - Aug 29th, 2021
Sep 23rd - Sep 26th, 2021
Oct 7th - Oct 10th, 2021
Oct 21st - Oct 24th, 2021
Nov 11th - Nov 14th, 2021

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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 4 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 with classroom Monday, Tuesday & Friday, with pool training on Saturday & Sunday. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $429.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
8am-5pm
Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Feb 8th Thu, Feb 11th Fri, Feb 12th Sat, Feb 13th Sun, Feb 14th OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Mar 8th Thu, Mar 11th Fri, Mar 12th Sat, Mar 13th Sun, Mar 14th OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Apr 12th Thu, Apr 15th Fri, Apr 16th Sat, Apr 17th Sun, Apr 18th OWD, 1 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 8th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Feb 11th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Feb 12th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Feb 13th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Feb 14th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Mar 8th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Mar 11th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Mar 12th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Mar 13th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 14th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 12th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Apr 15th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Apr 16th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Apr 17th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Apr 18th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week

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: $429.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Mon, Nov 30th Tue, Dec 1st Wed, Dec 2nd Mon, Dec 7th Tue, Dec 8th Wed, Dec 9th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Jan 18th Tue, Jan 19th Wed, Jan 20th Mon, Jan 25th Tue, Jan 26th Wed, Jan 27th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Feb 15th Tue, Feb 16th Wed, Feb 17th Mon, Feb 22nd Tue, Feb 23rd Wed, Feb 24th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Apr 12th Tue, Apr 13th Wed, Apr 14th Mon, Apr 19th Tue, Apr 20th Wed, Apr 21st OWD, 2 Week
Mon, May 10th Tue, May 11th Wed, May 12th Mon, May 17th Tue, May 18th Wed, May 19th OWD, 2 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Nov 30th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Dec 1st 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Dec 2nd 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Dec 7th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Dec 8th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Dec 9th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jan 18th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 19th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 20th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Jan 25th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 26th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 27th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 15th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 16th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 17th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Feb 22nd 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 23rd 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 24th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 12th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Apr 13th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Apr 14th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Apr 19th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Apr 20th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Apr 21st 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, May 10th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, May 11th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, May 12th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, May 17th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, May 18th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, May 19th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week

Group Open Water Certification Weekends

Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Dec 19th Sun, Dec 20th
Sat, Jan 30th Sun, Jan 31st
Sat, Feb 27th Sun, Feb 28th
Sat, Apr 24th Sun, Apr 25th
Sat, May 22nd Sun, May 23rd

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Dec 19th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Dec 20th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 30th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 31st 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Feb 27th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Feb 28th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Apr 24th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Apr 25th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, May 22nd 7am - 2pm
Sun, May 23rd 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: $529.00, 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, Dec 19th Sun, Dec 20th
Sat, Jan 30th Sun, Jan 31st
Sat, Feb 27th Sun, Feb 28th
Sat, Apr 24th Sun, Apr 25th
Sat, May 22nd Sun, May 23rd

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Dec 19th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Dec 20th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 30th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 31st 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Feb 27th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Feb 28th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Apr 24th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Apr 25th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, May 22nd 7am - 2pm
Sun, May 23rd 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

Thursday, January 21st - Sunday, January 24th, 2021
Thursday, March 18th - Sunday, March 21st, 2021
Thursday, April 22nd - Sunday, April 25th, 2021
Thursday, May 27th - Sunday, May 30th, 2021
Thursday, June 17th - Sunday, June 20th, 2021
Thursday, July 15th - Sunday, July 18th, 2021
Thursday, August 26th - Sunday, August 29th, 2021
Thursday, September 23rd - Sunday, September 26th, 2021
Thursday, October 7th - Sunday, October 10th, 2021
Thursday, October 21st - Sunday, October 24th, 2021
Thursday, November 11th - Sunday, November 14th, 2021

Jan 21st - Jan 24th, 2021
Feb 11th - Feb 15th, 2021
Mar 18th - Mar 21st, 2021
Apr 22nd - Apr 25th, 2021
May 27th - May 30th, 2021
Jun 17th - Jun 20th, 2021
Jul 15th - Jul 18th, 2021
Aug 11th - Aug 15th, 2021
Aug 26th - Aug 29th, 2021
Sep 23rd - Sep 26th, 2021
Oct 7th - Oct 10th, 2021
Oct 21st - Oct 24th, 2021
Nov 11th - Nov 14th, 2021

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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 4 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 with classroom Monday, Tuesday & Friday, with pool training on Saturday & Sunday. After the Class & Pool Training, you will continue to an open water destination, to complete Your certification."

Course Fee: $429.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
8am-5pm
Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Feb 8th Thu, Feb 11th Fri, Feb 12th Sat, Feb 13th Sun, Feb 14th OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Mar 8th Thu, Mar 11th Fri, Mar 12th Sat, Mar 13th Sun, Mar 14th OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Apr 12th Thu, Apr 15th Fri, Apr 16th Sat, Apr 17th Sun, Apr 18th OWD, 1 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 8th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Feb 11th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Feb 12th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Feb 13th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Feb 14th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Mar 8th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Mar 11th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Mar 12th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Mar 13th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Mar 14th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 12th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Apr 15th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Apr 16th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Apr 17th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Apr 18th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week

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: $429.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Mon, Nov 30th Tue, Dec 1st Wed, Dec 2nd Mon, Dec 7th Tue, Dec 8th Wed, Dec 9th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Jan 18th Tue, Jan 19th Wed, Jan 20th Mon, Jan 25th Tue, Jan 26th Wed, Jan 27th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Feb 15th Tue, Feb 16th Wed, Feb 17th Mon, Feb 22nd Tue, Feb 23rd Wed, Feb 24th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Apr 12th Tue, Apr 13th Wed, Apr 14th Mon, Apr 19th Tue, Apr 20th Wed, Apr 21st OWD, 2 Week
Mon, May 10th Tue, May 11th Wed, May 12th Mon, May 17th Tue, May 18th Wed, May 19th OWD, 2 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Nov 30th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Dec 1st 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Dec 2nd 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Dec 7th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Dec 8th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Dec 9th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jan 18th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 19th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 20th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Jan 25th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jan 26th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Jan 27th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Feb 15th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 16th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 17th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Feb 22nd 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Feb 23rd 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Feb 24th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 12th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Apr 13th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Apr 14th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Apr 19th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Apr 20th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Apr 21st 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, May 10th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, May 11th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, May 12th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, May 17th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, May 18th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, May 19th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week

Group Open Water Certification Weekends

Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Dec 19th Sun, Dec 20th
Sat, Jan 30th Sun, Jan 31st
Sat, Feb 27th Sun, Feb 28th
Sat, Apr 24th Sun, Apr 25th
Sat, May 22nd Sun, May 23rd

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Dec 19th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Dec 20th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 30th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 31st 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Feb 27th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Feb 28th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Apr 24th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Apr 25th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, May 22nd 7am - 2pm
Sun, May 23rd 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: $529.00, 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, Dec 19th Sun, Dec 20th
Sat, Jan 30th Sun, Jan 31st
Sat, Feb 27th Sun, Feb 28th
Sat, Apr 24th Sun, Apr 25th
Sat, May 22nd Sun, May 23rd

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Dec 19th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Dec 20th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Jan 30th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Jan 31st 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Feb 27th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Feb 28th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Apr 24th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Apr 25th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, May 22nd 7am - 2pm
Sun, May 23rd 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

Thursday, January 21st - Sunday, January 24th, 2021
Thursday, March 18th - Sunday, March 21st, 2021
Thursday, April 22nd - Sunday, April 25th, 2021
Thursday, May 27th - Sunday, May 30th, 2021
Thursday, June 17th - Sunday, June 20th, 2021
Thursday, July 15th - Sunday, July 18th, 2021
Thursday, August 26th - Sunday, August 29th, 2021
Thursday, September 23rd - Sunday, September 26th, 2021
Thursday, October 7th - Sunday, October 10th, 2021
Thursday, October 21st - Sunday, October 24th, 2021
Thursday, November 11th - Sunday, November 14th, 2021

Jan 21st - Jan 24th, 2021
Feb 11th - Feb 15th, 2021
Mar 18th - Mar 21st, 2021
Apr 22nd - Apr 25th, 2021
May 27th - May 30th, 2021
Jun 17th - Jun 20th, 2021
Jul 15th - Jul 18th, 2021
Aug 11th - Aug 15th, 2021
Aug 26th - Aug 29th, 2021
Sep 23rd - Sep 26th, 2021
Oct 7th - Oct 10th, 2021
Oct 21st - Oct 24th, 2021
Nov 11th - Nov 14th, 2021

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Try SCUBA Diving

try scuba diving

Our Try SCUBA, 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: $59.00

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

Sign Up Online or Call Us, (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: $99.00

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

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