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 on Monday with classroom orientation, classroom continues on Thursday(or Tuesday, please check schedule) & Friday, 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, Apr 6th Thu, Apr 9th Fri, Apr 10th Sat, Apr 11th Sun, Apr 12th Open Water Diver, April 13
Mon, Jun 15th Tue, Jun 16th Fri, Jun 19th Sat, Jun 20th Sun, Jun 21st OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Jun 29th Thu, Jul 2nd Fri, Jul 3rd Sat, Jul 4th Sun, Jul 5th OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Jul 13th Tue, Jul 14th Fri, Jul 17th Sat, Jul 18th Sun, Jul 19th OWD, 1 Week
Mon, Aug 3rd Tue, Aug 4th Fri, Aug 7th Sat, Aug 8th Sun, Aug 9th OWD, 1 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 6th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Apr 9th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Apr 10th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Apr 11th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Apr 12th 8pm - 5pm
Open Water Diver, April 13
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jun 15th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jun 16th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Jun 19th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Jun 20th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Jun 21st 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jun 29th 6pm - 10pm
Thu, Jul 2nd 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Jul 3rd 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Jul 4th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Jul 5th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Jul 13th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Jul 14th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Jul 17th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Jul 18th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Jul 19th 8pm - 5pm
OWD, 1 Week
Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Aug 3rd 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Aug 4th 6pm - 10pm
Fri, Aug 7th 6pm - 10pm
Sat, Aug 8th 8am - 5pm
Sun, Aug 9th 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, Apr 13th Tue, Apr 14th Wed, Apr 15th Mon, Apr 20th Tue, Apr 21st Wed, Apr 22nd OWD, 2 Week

Class Dates Class Times
Mon, Apr 13th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Apr 14th 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Apr 15th 6pm - 10pm
Mon, Apr 20th 6pm - 10pm
Tue, Apr 21st 6pm - 10pm
Wed, Apr 22nd 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

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

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, April 23rd - Sunday, April 26th, 2020
Thursday, May 21st - Sunday, May 24th, 2020
Thursday, June 18th - Sunday, June 21st, 2020
Thursday, July 9th - Sunday, July 12th, 2020
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

Apr 23rd - Apr 26th, 2020
May 21st - May 24th, 2020
Jun 18th - Jun 21st, 2020
Jul 9th - Jul 12th, 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.

Prerequisites

  • Minimum Age, 12
  • Snorkeling System
  • Total Diving System*

*Total Diving System available for rent, $10

Includes

  • 3 Hours Pool Time
  • Tanks, Weights, Weightbelt

We recommend you bring all your SCUBA equipment

SCUBA Skills Refresher Dates

Course Fee: $69.00

Class Date Class Time Sign Up
Sat, May 2nd, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Group Refresher
Sat, June 6th, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Group Refresher
Sat, July 11th, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Group Refresher
Sat, August 1st, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Group Refresher
Sat, September 5th, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Group Refresher
Sat, October 3rd, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Group Refresher
Sat, November 7th, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Group Refresher
Sat, December 5th, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Group Refresher

Sign up online or call us, (480)833-2971

Private SCUBA Skills Refreshers

"Private SCUBA Skills Refreshers 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 SCUBA Skills Refreshers."

Prerequisites

  • Minimum Age, 12
  • Snorkeling System
  • Total Diving System*

*Total Diving System available for rent, $10

Includes

  • 3 Hours Pool Time
  • Tanks, Weights, Weightbelt

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: $35.00

Class Date Class Time Sign Up
Sat, April 11th, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Try Scuba
Sat, May 2nd, 2020 10:30am - 1:30pm Try Scuba

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: $59.00

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

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