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Become a Certified Scuba Diver (Ages 10 & Up) July 2019

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Become a Certified Scuba Diver! (Ages 10 & Up)

This one-month SCUBA Diving certification program will open the door to fascinating underwater adventures, teaching you safe SCUBA diving techniques while preparing you for recreational dive trips. 

Student Class Fee of $310 includes:
  • classroom use
  • class materials
  • pool use
  • Instructor fees
  • rental of the SCUBA Hard Gear (Buoyancy Compensator Device BCD, SCUBA regulator system including submersible pressure gauge
  • instrument console
  • two second-stage regulators)
  • SCUBA air tanks
  • rental of lead weights
 Student Materials Fee of $85 includes: (payable to the instructor)
  • Written Test, certificate, and pic card
  • Air Fills (up to 8)
 Student Requirements:
  • Must pass a basic swim test
  • All students must fill out a student medical form to determine your fitness to dive.
Required Student Manual:
 PADI Open Water Diver Manual  ISBN # 978-1-878663-16-0
(contact Gavilan College Community Education for questions @ 408-229-4201)

ALL students must have soft gear: (not included in course fee)
Mask, open-heel fins, snorkel, 3mm gloves, 7mm wet suit, 3mm hood, and 5mm boots
**No gear is needed for the orientation (first) session as the instructor will advise you on what gear you need to buy, rent, or borrow.

Special Notice: Upon successful completion of the SCUBA e-learning module, pool and classroom sessions, students shall travel to Monterey Bay to complete their four ocean certification (examination) dives. The rental of hard gear for the two days in Monterey is also included in the class dues. Minors welcome with a parent/guardian also enrolled in the class. Minors may still enroll in this class without parent also enrolling but a parent or legal guardian must be present during the course of the class, assisting minor on the surface. Upon request, students may also choose to get certified in a warm-water destination using an Instructor referral form.  

The CaliDivers Scuba diving certification program promotes and actively supports SCUBA related activities and events both within California as well as regionally and internationally. Founded in 2004, the CaliDivers became a 501(c) (7) not-for-profit recreational club in 2012.

The first three class sessions will be held at:
Pacific Ocean Water Sports
431 First Street, Gilroy, CA 95020.

The last three class sessions, after the completion of the
theory sessions, training will be at: 
Gavilan College - Main Campus Pool
5055 Santa Terresa Blvd. 
Gilroy, CA 95020

Class Dates:
Classroom - July  8, 10, 15
Pool - July  17, 22, 24

 

Class Details

6 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Mon, Wed.  
  Weekly - Wed, Mon.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Gavilan College Swimming Pool
  Pacific Ocean Water Sports, 431 1st St.,Gilroy CA.

Instructor : CaliDivers SCUBA Diving Program 

 

Notice

Please read:  The first three class sessions will be held at Pacific Ocean Water Sports located at 431 First Street, Gilroy, CA 95020. Following the completion of the theory sessions, training will be at the Gavilan College Pool located on the main Gavilan College Gilroy campus.

Tuition: 

$310.00

Materials Cost:

 $85.00


Registration Closes On
Monday, July 8, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
7/8/2019 - 7/15/2019 Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Gilroy, Pacific Ocean Water Sports, 431 1st St.,Gilroy CA  Map CaliDivers SCUBA Diving Program  ClassRoom
7/17/2019 - 7/24/2019 Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Gilroy, Gavilan College Swimming Pool  Map CaliDivers SCUBA Diving Program  ClassRoom

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