Training Courses at Scuba Venture

Scuba Venture offers a wide range of training opportunities for both beginner and advanced divers.

Open Water Diver Certification, for new divers
$260.00

Minimum of four classroom/pool sessions, two days of open water training dives
Includes includes Digital Training Materials, dive tables, a student registration folder, and certification card.
Home-study, semi-private, and private-study programs are available.
Click here to learn more about becoming a certified scuba diver. .

Open Water Diver Certification Training Schedule

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Start dateDay of the WeekTimesPool Training Location
Feb. 25Sunday8:00-11:30 AMWilson H.S.
Mar. 25Sunday8:00-11:30 AMWilson H.S.
Apr. 22Sunday8:00-11:30 AMWilson H.S.
May 27Sunday8:00-11:30 AMWilson H.S.
June 24Sunday8:00-11:30 AMWilson H.S.

As you continue to increase your scuba diving knowledge and training, Scuba Schools International (SSI) recognizes your accomplishments with three certification levels.


Advanced Diver Certification CardUpon completion of four specialty courses and 24 dives, you will automatically receive an Advanced Certification card at no additional cost.


Master Diver Certification Card Upon completion of four specialty courses, stress & rescue, and 50 dives, you will automatically receive a Master Diver Certification card at no additional cost.

Stress and Rescue Diver Training Schedule

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DatesTimesWater Training Location
May 19 & 208:30 AM-5:00 PM Classroom 19 - Training Dives 20Dutch Springs
June 23 & 248:30 AM-5:00 PM Classroom 23 - Training Dives 24Dutch Springs

Scuba Skills Update
$50.00


Scuba Skills UpdateIf you haven’t been diving for a while, our Scuba Skills Update will get you tuned up and ready for the water. You get up to two hours in the water and/or classroom training for only $50.00.

Underwater Navigator
$110.00

includes Digital Training Materials and certification card

Underwater Navigator Training Schedule

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DatesTimesWater Training Location
Apr. 28On-Site training & dives 8:00 AMDutch Springs
May 26On-Site training & dives 8:00 AMDutch Springs
June 30On-Site training & dives 8:00 AMDutch Springs

Night & Limited Vis
$110.00

includes digital training materials and certification card

Night & Limited Vis Training Schedule

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DatesTimesWater Training Location
April 26
Classroom & Training Dives 6:00 PM to ?Willow Springs
May 24
Classroom & Training Dives 6:00 PM to ?Willow Springs
June 28
Classroom & Training Dives 6:00 PM to ?Willow Springs

Nitrox (Enriched Air Diver)
$195.00

Includes Digital Training Materials, Nitrox tank fills, and certification card. Get your Nitrox Certification Online, click here.

Nitrox Training Schedule

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DateLocationWater Training Location
Mar. 2Classroom 6-9 TBD
Mar. 30Classroom 6-9TBD
Apr. 17Classroom 6-9TBD
May 24Classroom 6-9TBD

React Right: First Aid & CPR Course, AED & O2
$150.00

Includes digital material, choose 1 day for CPR/AED/O2 and 1 day for First Aid or all in one day. Needed for Stress & Rescue. If you have a group of  six or more, we can arrange a class around your schedule.

First Aid, CPR,AED & O2 Training Schedule

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DatesTimesCertification
Apr. 4Classroom 6-9 PM CPR/AED/O2CPR/AED/O2
Apr. 5Classroom 6-9 PM First AidFirst Aid
May 15Classroom 6-9 PM CPR/AED/O2CPR/AED/O2
May 17Classroom 6-9 PM First AidFirst Aid

Underwater Digital Photography & Videography
$150.00

Includes includes Digital Training Materials, handouts, and certification card. You may use your own underwater digital camera or we have rental cameras available.

Underwater Digital Photography Training Schedule

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DatesTimesPool/Lake Training Location
March 9 & 11Classroom Mar. 9, 6:00 PM-9:00 PM & Mar. 11, Pool 8:00 AMWilson Natatorium

DAN Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries
$100.00

Includes certification card and DAN oxygen first aid manual. This certification is valid for two years from your completion of this class. For additional DAN training opportunities and instructor courses, click here

DAN Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries Training Schedule

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DatesLocation/Times
Mar. 29Classroom 6:00-8:00 PM
May 23Classroom 6:00-8:00 PM

Drysuit
$140.00

Includes Digital Training Materials, rental drysuit & thermal insulation, and certification card

Drysuit Training Schedule

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DatesTimesWater Training Location
Mar. 31 Classroom 8:30-11 AM, Training Dives to FollowTBD
Apr. 28Classroom 8:30-11 AM, Training Dives to FollowTBD
May 26Classroom 8:30-11 AM, Training Dives to FollowTBD

Equipment Specialist
$110.00

Includes Digital Training Materials and certification card.

Equipment Specialist Training Schedule

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DatesLocation/Times
Mar. 27 & 28Classroom 6:00-9:30 PM at ScubaVenture
May 29 & 30Classroom 6:00-9:30 PM at ScubaVenture

River Diver
$110.00

Includes student materials & certification card.

River Diver Training Schedule

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DatesLocation/TimesWater Training Location
June 9Classroom 9-11 AM, Training dives as River sight 1-5 PMRiver Sight
Sept. 15Classroom 9-11 AM, Training dives as River sight 1-5 PMRiver Sight

Wreck Diver
$140.00

Includes Digital Training Materials and certification card. The water Training Location is either an ocean boat dive or diving at a local scuba park. The cost of an ocean boat dive or admission to a local scuba park is additional.

Wreck Diver Training Schedule

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DatesLocation/TimesWater Training Location
April 28On Site Training & Dives 1:00 PMDutch Springs
May 26On Site Training & Dives 1:00 PMDutch Springs
June 30 On Site Training & Dives 1:00 PMDutch Springs

Deep Diver
$140.00

Includes Digital Training Materials and certification card

Deep Diver Training Schedule

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DatesLocation/TimesWater Training Location
April 29On Site & dives 9:00 AMDutch Springs
May 27On Site & dives 9:00 AMDutch Springs
July 1On Site & dives 9:00 AMDutch Springs

Search & Recovery
$125.00

Includes includes Digital Training Materials and certification card (It is a moving experience)

Search & Recovery Training Schedule

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DatesLocation/TimesWater Training Location
May 5 & 6Classroom 6-9 PM May 5, training dives May 6To be decided
Sept. 21 & 22Classroom 6-9 PM Sept. 21, training dives Sept. 22To be decided

Fish & Coral Identification
$135.00

Includes Training Materials & certification card. As part of this course we visit a regional aquarium. The cost of admission to the aquarium is additional.

Fish & Coral Identification

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DatesLocation/TimesAquarium Location & Admission Price
March 20, 21, & 22Classroom 6 PM-9:30 PMAquarium/or Dives TBD
Sept. 18, 19 & 20Classroom 6 PM-9:30 PMAquarium/or Dives TBD

Spearfishing
$110.00

Includes Training Materials, & certification card. The cost of the Ocean Dive is additional.

Spearfishing Training Schedule

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DatesLocation/TimesOcean Dive
April 18Classroom 6 PM - 9:00 PMTo be decided

Waves, Tides & Currents
$110.00

Includes Training Materials & certification card.

Waves, Tides & Currents Training Schedule

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DatesLocation
Summer Class/ Call if interestedClassroom
Call to ScheduleClassroom at 6:30 PM, dives Pt. Pleasant, at 9:00 AM

Ice Diver
$195.00

Includes Training Materials, certification card and at least 1 tender and 3 – 4 training dives. You need to be Advanced and Stress & Rescue cetified.

Ice Diver Training Schedule

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DatesLocation/Times
Feb 22, 24, 25Classroom Feb. 22 6-9M,Training Dives 24 & 25 9 AM to ?

Scuba Rangers Program
$225.00

For children ages 8 to 12. Includes all class materials, a Scuba Ranger’s T-shirt, and snacks. Scuba Rangers is a great way to introduce the world of scuba diving to your children.

Scuba Rangers Program Training Schedule

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Starting DateSeason timesLocation
We will start as soon as we have 4 kids!8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, The first session is at ScubaVentureWilson H.S.

Science of Diving
$260.00

Includes Digital Training Materials, and certification card.

Science of Diving Training Schedule

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DateLocation/Times
Apr. 23 (Start Date)Classroom 6:00 - 9:30 PM

Dive Guide, Divemaster, and/or Dive Control Specialist
$775.00 + some materials

Prerequisite: SSI Stress and Rescue or equivalent
Please contact us for details on this course.

Open Water Instructor Training (Associate Instructor) $1595.00 + Fees – includes all class materials

Prerequisite: SSI Dive Control Specialist
Dates and time are flexible and can be planned around your schedule.

Open Water Instructor Evaluation
$400.00 + Fees – includes all class materials

Prerequisite: SSI Associate Instructor
Dates and time are flexible and can be planned around your schedule.

Additional Training Courses at Scuba Venture

For more information, please contact us.

Additional Training Courses at Scuba Venture

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Training CoursePrice
Tech. XR Advanced Wreck$295.00 - includes book
Gas Blender$195.00 - includes workbook
Solo Diver$250.00 - includes book
Scuba Ranger Instructor Training$490.00
Specialty Instructor RatingsPlease call us for pricing
National Safety Council First Aid, CPR and AED Instructor RatingsPlease call us for pricing
DAN Hazardous Marine LifeApr. 11, 2018