Seattle Scuba Schools: The Quality Choice!
Welcome to the Underwater world!
the basics and begin investigating the secrets of the sea.
is the entry level program through which most people begin the adventure of diving.
Learning to dive consists of two
Phase One: Knowledge Development & Pool Training.
(Tropical Referral Certification Course)
Here you gain the Knowledge
and skills necessary for safe diving. This is often referred to as the "Referral Program". This begins with you
reviewing an enjoyable, Home Study program. Once the home studies are completed, you are eligible to join any of our
pool training sessions. In the pool session you will have time to become comfortable with the diving equipment.
Once completed you will be ready for Phase 2, the ocean training dives.
Phase Two: Open Water, Ocean Training
In the ocean training dives you will participate
in four dives. Under the guidance of a professional diving instructor, you will practice the skills learned in Phase One.
You can complete
the Phase Two training with us here in the Seattle area, or at any PADI facility in the world.
In Seattle we do all of our beginner training at one of the Northwest's most popular dive sites in West Seattle.
You will join us for four exciting dives. Once completed you will receive the internationally recognized, PADI
"Open Water Diver Certification" and you will be ready to join the adventure that is diving!
If you decide the do the Phase two
diving at another facility, we will issue you all necessary forms. You will be able to go to any PADI facility in the
world to complete the training and gain certification.
So what are you waiting for?
You'll never find a more enjoyable, thorough or safer diving course. Take
the plunge! Enroll in a Scuba Schools Open Water Diver Course today and join the adventure. The underwater paradise is waiting for you!
Beginning Open Water Diver Full Certification
(Complete both Phase One & Phase Two and gain
certification here at home)
Our PADI Open Water Diver Course is the entry level program through which most people begin the adventure
of diving. The course begins with an interesting Home Study program. You should plan to spend 15 to 20 hours on
the home studies. Upon completion of the home studies you will be ready to participate in the swimming pool practice
where you will learn about the skills and equipment necessary for safe, enjoyable diving. The pool training will take
one evening. The pool facility is located on Westlake Ave. N., near Lake Union.
pool training is completed you will progress to two days of diving with us in West Seattle. Upon successful completion
of the training weekend you will become certified as a a PADI Open Water Diver.
Two or more
divers, registering together receive 10% discount off the tuition portion of the program.
Law Enforcement and Fire Protection personnel registering together receive 15% discount off the tuition portion of the program.
2 or more divers receive 10% discount off the tuition portion of the program.
Military, Law Enforcement and Fire Protection personnel
registering together receive 15% discount off the tuition portion of the program.
Referral Certification Course
(Complete Phase One, Knowledge Development & Pool training, here at
home and be ready for the Phase Two, ocean training when you go on vacation.)
our Tropical Resort Certification Program you don't have to spend your valuable vacation time sitting in a classroom.
Begin your dive training with our Home Study program, in your free time, in your own home. You should plan to
spend 15 to 20 hours on the home studies.
Upon completion of the Home Studies you will join us in
the pool for an introduction to the equipment. Subsequent to the pool session there will be an evening classroom
review session of the Home Studies. That review session is about two hours and is usually held the Friday evening
following the pool training.
At the end of the evening review you will then be ready to complete the ocean
training. You have one year to complete the training and can choose any PADI Resort in the world to finish
the program. With thousands of Resorts to
choose from worldwide, you can pick the destination of your dreams at which to go diving.
Fees for the ocean training dives will vary widely and
will be levied by the resort at which you choose to do the training. We can supply you with list of PADI training
facilities in the destination of your choice. You will be responsible for making arrangements for your training dives
and for all fees incured in said training.
When more than one diver are registering together you are eligible for our multi-diver discount.
Getting started in diving has never been this easy, and now with our giant selection of resort facilities
at which you can complete the diving, it has never been this fun.
Study Kit: $95
2 or more divers receive 10% discount off the
tuition portion of the program.
Military, Law Enforcement and Fire Protection personnel registering
together receive 15% discount off the tuition portion of the program.
Fees for the ocean training dives will
vary and will be levied by resort at which you choose to do your training.
When joining Scuba Schools
pool or ocean training sessions, use of all diving gear, including mask, snorkel and fins, is included in the cost of the
You will not be required
to purchase equipment. If you do want to get anything of your own you would get a 10% student discount during your class.
You will not be required
to rent any additional gear and there are no additional rental charges for the use of the equipment.
All registration fees are included in the cost of our
There are no hidden charges!
If you choose to purchase your own personal equipment from Seattle Scuba prior to the end of your class we offer the
following rebate program if you purchase your own Mask, Snorkel, Fins, Gloves & Boots from Seattle Scuba.
Open Water Diver Course: $50 Tuition Rebate
Referral Program: $25 Tuition
Don't forget to check out our diver course discounts.
For more information
on any of our training programs email us at:
Seattle: 206-284- 2350
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