Learn to SCUBA

Learn to SCUBA

All-Inclusive Group Price: $599
Private Course Price: Add $200
Special Offer: $499

With Purchase of Mask, Fins, & Snorkel

Learning to dive is as easy as 1-2-3!

1. Homestudy – Learn about diving at your own pace, when & where it is convenient for you. Your SSI Student Kit includes everything you need to start today! 

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2. Class & Pool – Dive in and learn the skills you need to be a safe diver. Review the material you studied at home & get hands-on experience with diving equipment in our 85° heated pool.

Class Schedule

3. Certification Dives – The fun continues when you enter the underwater world for the first time. We will make five dives across two days, giving you the chance to put everything you have learned into practice.

Dive Schedule

Learning to dive at Choo Choo Diving & Aquatic Center is almost as much fun as diving itself! You will leave our course capable, confident, and globally recognized for your skills wherever you dive!

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What is Included: (No Hidden Fees)

  • Online Digital Training Material & Logbook
  • Group Academic Review Sessions (Weeknight or Weekend)
  • Group Pool Training & Review Sessions
  • Group Certification Dives with our Instructors
  • SSI Registration Fees
  • Online Personal Identification Card
  • Free Access to the SSI Everything Diving App
  • Free Access to the Online Logbook
  • Use of Regulator, Buoyancy Compensator Device, Gauges, & Dive Computer
  • Use of Tanks & Weights for Training Sessions
  • Air Fills for all Pool Training & Certification Dives

What’s not Included:

  • Transportation to Local or Regional Training Sites
  • Dive Park Admission Fees (If Applicable)
  • Food & Lodging (Regional Trips)
  • Personal Equipment: (Don’t Worry, We Will Show You & We Have Packages Available)
    • SCUBA Mask – Must be SCUBA Quality
    • Snorkel
    • Open Heel Fins
    • Boots
    • Web Dive Belt
    • Equipment Bag
    • Octopus Retainer
    • Gauge Clip
    • (2) Regulator Mouth Pieces
    • Wetsuit, If Required – Rentals Are Available

Bonus Offer: Add your Nitrox Certification for only $139

Get more out of every dive by extending your bottom time! Learn to dive using Nitrox, an advanced breathing mix that has been enriched with extra Oxygen.

This globally-recognized certification program is the best way to begin your life-long adventure as a certified scuba diver. Personalized training is combined with in-water practice sessions to ensure you have the skills and experience required to become truly comfortable underwater. You will earn the SSI Open Water Diver certification.

Minimum Age: 10
Certification Prerequisites: None
Academic Sessions: Online Program
Pool/Confined Water Sessions: 6
Open Water Dives: 4
Maximum Training Depth: 18 meters / 60 feet (age 15+)
Suggested Duration: 16 – 32 hours