NYC Scuba Certification

CourseDescriptionLevelPrice
Open Water Diver (Beginner)Open Water Part 1: eLearning & pool
Open Water Part 2: open water checkout dives
BeginnerPart 1: E-Books $109.95, + Class & Pool for $390.
Part 2: 4 Open Water Dives $500. With drysuit cert $600.
Advanced NitroxAdvanced$600
Advanced Adventure Diver5 specialties including Deep and Navigation and 3 more of your choice. Nitrox, Drysuit and Wreck or Night are recommended.AdvancedE-Books: $119.95
Class: $499
Gear: $100
Does not include any specialty certifications.
Advanced Open Water Diver25 dives & 4 specialties are required. One of the specialties can be non-diving such as Nitrox (highly recommended) or gear specialist.AdvancedMost specialties cost $199.
CPROX ClassLearn how to handle an emergency as a first responder. CPR & emergency O2 administrationRescue, SpecialtyCourse: $99
CPR1st ClassTeaches you how to respond to an emergency until trained professionals arrive. CPR, victim stabilization & first aid skills are taught.Rescue, SpecialtyCourse: $99
Master Diver CourseThe Highest Recognized Recreational Diver Level. The pinnacle of your journey that began as an Open Water student. Now you are ready to become a pro or learn more about technical diving!

Prerequisites: Advanced Open Water Diver & Rescue Diver
Advanced, Rescue
Rescue Diver CourseDetect and prevent stress in other divers or rescue a panicked or unconscious diver.Rescue, SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Deco ProceduresMax 150 ft. Advanced$800
Divemaster CourseLearn to lead dives!AdvancedE-Books: $699.95
Assistant Instructor CourseWant to have an excuse to dive more, earn some extra cash with Urban Manta or find a way to stay out of trouble on the weekends?AdvancedE-Books: $699.95
Advanced Buoyancybreath control, proper weighting, placement of trim weights, body position and trim, streamlining equipment & other factors that affect buoyancy. Proper finning techniques, backwards finning, and frog kicks.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
Boat DivingSafe entries & exits, proper stowing of equipment, safety procedures, planning boat dives, & drift diving from boats.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
ComputerBenefits of Computer vs. Table. Display information, types of computers, downloading information, utilizing planning modes, & programming computers.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
Deep DivingGo beyond the Open Water limits of 60 ft. Learn proper descents, air management, effects of nitrogen narcosis, and dive planning. The maximum depth of the Deep Diver course is 130ft.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
DrysuitStay warm! Learn different types of drysuits, care and maintenance, emergency procedures, proper weighting & buoyancy control.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $290
Equipment SpecialistCleaning of equipment, proper storage, and transportation and storage of dive cylinders.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
Ice DivingPlan and execute an ice dive using tethers and a rescue team ready above the ice.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
Intro to Tech4 TDI dives using backmounted doubles Advanced$400
NavigationCompass features, distance estimating, reading ocean bottom contours and practice skills.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
Night/Limited VisibilityBuddy system procedures, communications, proper dive light preparation and signals, navigation, buoyancy control and interacting with nocturnal aquatic life.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
NitroxNitrox mixtures from 22% to 40% Oxygen. The benefits include increased safety margins, reduced post dive fatigue, and extended no-decompression times.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class: $199
Scooter/Diver Propulsion VehicleDPV selection, battery burn times, ear equalizations, descents, ascents, and care and maintenance of the DPV.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
Search & RecoveryFind lost objects like a motor or jewelry! Carrying, deploying and attaching lift bags, conducting search patterns, entanglement avoidance, and recovering and preserving objects.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
SidemountEquipment considerations, gas management, attaching cylinders, trim and buoyancy, and different water entries. This is a recreational class with a maximum depth limit of 40m/130ft.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $250
SoloProper dive planning, personal limitations, and accident prevention as well as the benefits, hazards and proper procedures for diving solo.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
Underwater PhotographyCamera selection, camera and o-ring care, good buoyancy techniques, lighting, white balance, and framing the perfect shot.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
Wreck DivingRun a reel and shoot a 6ft safety sausage; skills necessary to the Northeast Wreck diver. You may take this class as a non-penetration (2 dives) or limited-penetration (3 dives) course. Limited-penetration is defined as “swim through or within the ambient light of entry point.”SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $250
or Class & 4 Dives: $399
Local Wreck DivingCome join us out on the local NY/NJ boats! To ensure you have the proper comfort and skill set the following courses are recommended for local Northeast diving: Drysuit, Wreck, Night/Limited Visiblity, Nitrox, and Deep Diver.SpecialtyE-Books: $119.95
Class & 2 Dives: $199
or Class & 3 Dives: $299

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