EL MAR DIVING CENTER

SCUBA Training

SCUBA Diver Training at El Mar Diving Center
SCUBA Diver Training
Become A SCUBA Diver©
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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: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
8am-5pm
Pool
8am-5pm
 
Mon, Sep 14th Thu, Sep 17th Fri, Sep 18th Sat, Sep 19th Sun, Sep 20th OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Oct 5th Thu, Oct 8th Fri, Oct 9th Sat, Oct 10th Sun, Oct 11th OWD, 1 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Sep 14th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Sep 17th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Sep 18th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Sep 19th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Sep 20th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Oct 5th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Oct 8th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Oct 9th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Oct 10th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Oct 11th 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: $399.00

Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
Class
6pm-10pm
Pool
6pm-10pm
 
Mon, Aug 17th Tue, Aug 18th Wed, Aug 19th Mon, Aug 24th Tue, Aug 25th Wed, Aug 26th OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Sep 14th Tue, Sep 15th Wed, Sep 16th Mon, Sep 21st Tue, Sep 22nd Wed, Sep 23rd OWD, 2 Week
Mon, Oct 12th Tue, Oct 13th Wed, Oct 14th Mon, Oct 19th Tue, Oct 20th Wed, Oct 21st OWD, 2 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Aug 17th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Aug 18th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Aug 19th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Aug 24th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Aug 25th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Aug 26th 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Sep 14th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Sep 15th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Sep 16th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Sep 21st 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Sep 22nd 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Sep 23rd 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Oct 12th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Oct 13th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Oct 14th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Oct 19th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Oct 20th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Oct 21st 6pm - 10pm
OWD, 2 Week

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
 

Group Open Water Certification Weekends

Lake
7am-2pm
Lake
7am-2pm
Sat, Sep 26th Sun, Sep 27th
Sat, Nov 21st Sun, Nov 22nd

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Sep 26th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Sep 27th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Nov 21st 7am - 2pm
Sun, Nov 22nd 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, Sep 26th Sun, Sep 27th
Sat, Nov 21st Sun, Nov 22nd

Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Sep 26th 7am - 2pm
Sun, Sep 27th 7am - 2pm
Lake Dates Lake Times
Sat, Nov 21st 7am - 2pm
Sun, Nov 22nd 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, August 27th - Sunday, August 30th, 2020
Thursday, September 24th - Sunday, September 27th, 2020
Thursday, October 22nd - Sunday, October 25th, 2020
Thursday, November 12th - Sunday, November 15th, 2020

Aug 27th - Aug 30th, 2020
Sep 24th - Sep 27th, 2020
Oct 22nd - Oct 25th, 2020
Nov 12th - Nov 15th, 2020

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SCUBA Specialties at El Mar Diving Center
Specialty SCUBA Training
Specialty SCUBA Training
Snorkel Diver Training at El Mar Diving Center
Snorkel Diver Training
Snorkel Diver Training
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Snorkel Diver Training

snorkel diver training

The SSI Snorkeling program may be your first step in becoming a Freediver or even a SCUBA diver. Most people enjoy it so much that they enroll in a SCUBA training or BASIC Freediver program afterwards.

What El Mar Diving Center provides

  • Classroom Training
  • Pool Training
  • Instructor Fee
  • Certification Card

Required Equipment

  • Student Digital Materials
  • Snorkeling System

Class Dates

Course Fee: $99.00

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

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SCUBA Skills Refresher at El Mar Diving Center
SCUBA Skills Refresher
Get Ready for Your Adventure
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SCUBA Skills Refresher

group refresher

Are you a certified diver, but haven't been in the water in the last year? Are you looking to refresh your dive skills? Have you purchased new Diving Equipment and "want to check it" out before going on that dive trip, then the SCUBA Skills Refresher is for You.
During the SCUBA Skills Refresher, Two of El Mar Diving Centers Professional Staff will have you complete a skill review, including 21 fundamental skills, giving you a refresher on the skills that you first learned in your Open Water training, helping you get comfortable once again and help you with any issues you may have.

SCUBA Skills Refreshers

Prerequisites

  • Minimum Age, 12
  • Snorkeling System
  • Total Diving System*
  • Logbook(Digital or Paper)

Includes

  • 3 Hours Pool Time
  • Tanks, Weights, Weightbelt

NOT Included

  • Snorkel System(Mask, Fins, Snorkel & Boots)
  • Total Diving System(Regulator, Alternate, BCD & Instruments)*
  • *Total Diving System available for rent, $10

We recommend you bring all your SCUBA equipment

Course Fee: $99.00

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

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Try SCUBA Diving at El Mar Diving Center
Try SCUBA Diving
Try SCUBA Diving
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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: $50.00

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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