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Dive Educators SCUBA Training Courses

SCUBA Diving offers a lifetime of adventure and lifelong friendships. The ideal way to begin that adventure is under the guidance of Dive Educators professional instructors and staff. Here you will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to be a safe, confident and comfortable diver.

SCUBA diving is a wonderful sport and we look forward to sharing our knowledge about it and love for it with you!

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Open Water Scuba Diver Plus Nitrox Certification

This globally-recognized certification program is the best way to begin your lifelong adventure as a certified scuba diver. Personalized training is combined with on site pool in-water practice sessions to ensure you have the skills and experience required to become truly comfortable under water. ​

Minimum Age: 18, 10 with parental consent
Prerequisites: None
Academic Sessions: Online Program
Pool Sessions: 6 (completed over 2 days)
Open Water Dives: 4 (completed over 2 days)
Maximum Training Depth: 60 feet (age 15+)
Duration: 16 - 32 hours

Cost:  $400.00 per student (**Required certification dives are NOT included.  The student must have their own mask, snorkel, boots & fins.**) The cost for the certification dive trip is $400.00.  See the chart located above to see what is included.  The following items are not included: Transportation, lodging and meals (except for lunch on Saturday).



Advanced Scuba Diver Development Program

The SDI Advanced Scuba Diver Development Program was created to make truly “Advanced Divers.” During the course your Instructor will take you through four complete SDI, TDI, or ERDI specialty courses (for example; Nitrox, Deep, Wreck & Night/Limited Visibility.) covering all the skills and subjects, so that by the end, you will feel comfortable to conduct dives of a similar nature.Once you have logged your 25th dive (these can include any and all training dives), visit your local SDI facility with your logbook and verification of completing four SDI, TDI, and ERDI specialties and you will be awarded the SDI Advanced Scuba Diver certification.

By earning the SDI Advanced Scuba Diver certification you will have increased abilities and comfort in the water and be ready for the next step, SDI Rescue Diver.

Course prerequisites:

  • SDI Open Water Scuba Diver, SDI Junior Open Water Scuba Diver, or equivalent
  • Minimum age 18, 10 with parental consent

*Note: Junior divers (10-15) can only take specialties approved for their age

COST:  $400.00 per student  (**Nitorx and 3 General Specialties are included.  Required certification dives are NOT included.**)  Call the shop for more details  (770)967-8885

General Specialty Courses

Dive Educators teaches a variety of general specialty courses that allow you to continue your education beyond the Open Water Certification and will take your diving to the next level.

General Specialty courses will make you a confident diver, a better buddy and open up more of the world of diving to you. Attend one of our many specialties such as Perfect Buoyancy, Wreck Diving, Deep Diving, Navigation, Boat Diving, Night Diving/Limited Visibility, and many more. Call the shop at 770-967-8885 or contact us for more details.

COST:  $100.00 per student (**Required certification dives are NOT included.**)


Premium Specialty Courses

Dive Educators teaches a variety of premium specialty courses that opens up more of the world of diving to you. Premium specialty courses include Nitrox, Search/Recovery, Dry Suit, Solo, and many more. These courses are great ways to expand your knowledge and experience levels. Please call the shop at 770-967-8885 or contact us for more details.

COST: $150.00 - $200.00 per student (**Required certification dives are NOT included.**)


Rescue Diver Course

The SDI Rescue Diver Course is designed to develop the knowledge and necessary skills to effectively perform diver rescues.  Also, to assist and administer the necessary first aid in the event of an emergency. You will learn skills such as how to perform self rescues, buddy rescues, recognize and calm potential panic divers, administer proper first aid to divers that have experienced dive related injuries, conduct effective search patterns and manage accident scenes. After the SDI Rescue Diver Course you can enroll in the SDI Master Scuba Diver Development Program or start in the professional ranks and sign up for the SDI Divemaster Course. Call the shop at 770-967-8885 or contact us for more details.

Minimum age:  18, 15 with parental consent
--Provide proof of current CPR, first aid and oxygen provider certification

--Provide proof of SDI Advanced Adventure Diver certification, or equivalent, or open water diver certification and 40 logged open water dives

COST:  $300.00 per student (**Required certification dives are NOT included.**)

Scuba Discovery Course

The SDI Scuba Discovery Program gives you a glimpse of what you can expect to experience in the underwater world as well as what you can expect to learn in the SDI Open Water Scuba Diver course.  During this experience program, you will go through the basic safety procedures for enjoyable scuba diving under the watchful eye of an active SDI Instructor in our onsite pool.

Minimum Age:  10

Prerequisites: None
Academic & Pool Session: 1

COST: $100.00 per student


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4875 Hog Mountain Road, Suite E
Flowery Branch, GA 30542

(770) 967-8885


Tuesday - Friday 12PM - 6PM 
Saturday 10AM - 4PM


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