FREE Open Water Scuba Training
for US Veterans
and Active Duty Military
How it works
Email us with:
A. Your DD214 as proof of service and Honorable Discharge (you may block out personal information)
B. Completed Discover Scuba Form
C. A little about yourself and why you want to learn to scuba dive
D. Your shoe size (to make sure we have the proper size dive boots available)
E. Any questions
After we review your email we will contact you with date and time options for your Discover Scuba pool session
Discover Scuba Pool Session
Session and gear provided at no charge
Discover Scuba is a great way to see if diving is for you!
Each session includes a briefing and about two hours in the pool. You will have a blast breathing underwater for the first time and learning a few skills.
Sessions are conducted year round on weekends at a location TBD
eLearning provided at no charge - $175 value
You complete about 15 hours of online learning about scuba diving.
Online learning provides you the opportunity to learn at your own pace.
Topics include dive safety, the science behind diving, equipment, required skills and marine enviroments.
The curriculum is delivered through written content combined with videos and quizzes to track your progress.
Upon completion of eLearning you will be ready for your confined water training!
Semi-private training, eLearning Crew Pak and gear provided at no charge - $600 value
Confined water pool training is the next step to become a certified diver!
There are several components:
A. Quick review quiz of eLearning
B. Water skills assessment which includes a 10 minute float and 200 meter continuous swim
C. Equipment setup and care
D. Five pool dives learning and practicing skills
Open Water Training
Training and gear is provided at no cost - $300 Value
You will spend a weekend practicing your new skills in the open water!
After a site orientation, a total of five dives will be conducted over two days.
Before each dive there will be a briefing which will cover the details of each dive and provide the opportunity to plan your first dives.
Throughout the weekend you will progressively apply your skills and knowledge.
Conducted over a weekend at Dutch Springs in Bethlehem, PA. Entrance Fee for weekend is paid by the diver ~$80.