Tec divers go far beyond the 130-foot recreational dive limit to explore underwater treasures most divers will never see.
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Clean Gear Is Healthy Gear
Properly cleaning dive equipment —can help reduce the chance of becoming ill. Here are tips on how to disinfect your dive gear.
“We are connected through our love of the underwater world. That connection fills both our hearts and souls. Let’s come together in this crisis, focused and unified, to lean in, support each other, and to support our industry. The PADI family of …
Divers around the globe are looking for new ways to stay connected to the underwater world. From ocean documentaries, to discovering your scuba nickname, there’s tons of ways to cope when you can’t go diving. Now you can even dive into your next Zoom v…
Some divers have asked DAN about using their personal oxygen units to treat people with COVID-19. Divers’ eagerness to help during this crisis is truly admirable. However, DAN does not support the use of these emergency oxygen units for indications other than scuba diving injuries and cases of nonfatal drowning by anyone other than medical […]
Scientific and Archaeological Diver/ General Dive Bum How long have you been diving? I learnt to dive when I was 17, and I’m now 28. 11 years of being a scuba diver! What made you want to become a diver? I was home-educated from when I was 13, and that gave me the time and […]
Each qualification has recommended dive limits for depth or activity. Why are the limits there? Why is it wise to follow them?
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For this week’s competition, we’ve teamed up with our good friends at Suunto to give away a D5 Dive Computer! The Suunto D5 is designed to be so clear and easy-to-use that you can just enjoy and focus on exploring the wonderful underwater world. Play with style by changing the strap to match your looks. […]
Get your FREE Course access online now! Today, RAID deliver on their promise from last week and have fully launched their FREe-Learning platform. RAID wanted to offer something for everyone. FREe-Learning is a unique innovation that provides free access to over 120 courses to anyone interested in – or about to participate in – our […]
Here is the first in a series of weekly videos from our fantastic new contributor Divers Ready! Scuba Masks: Here’s everything you need to know! If you’re new to diving, looking to upgrade your dive gear or it’s been a while since you last shopped for a mask, here are 7 easy deciding factors for buying […]
In this ongoing series, we speak to the people who run dive centres, resorts and liveaboards from around the world about their businesses and the diving they have to offer… What is your name? Rose Kuipers What is the name of your business? Poseidon Divers What is your role within the business? MSDT & Front […]
RAID training agency have just launched their FREE e-learning platform. All courses, all free. Permanently. ‘FREe-Learning’ is a unique innovation that provides free access to over 120 courses to anyone interested in – or about to participate in—diving. Non-divers, divers, divemasters, instructors, instructor trainers, and dive centers, no matter what agency, can access the RAID […]
TrainingKeep yourself in check with these three steps to improve your underwater buoyancy on your next dive.
As many parts of the world are currently staying at home to minimize the spread of COVID-19, educators, divers and non-profit organizations are doing everything they can to keep us engaged with the ocean. So, we’ve put together this calendar of s…