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Divemaster – The Best Job in the World

You know you made the right career path when “down time” at work consists of snorkeling with dolphins during an hour long surface interval with your customers… There is no doubt that Divemasters (DM) are known to have the ultimate … Continue reading »


Divemaster – Roll Call and One Diver Short

It’s every dive professional’s worst nightmare: you come up from a great dive and it’s all smiles until you realize someone is missing. The initial sinking feeling in your gut is almost indescribable, but it’s important to keep a cool … Continue reading »


Divemaster – Supervising a Recreational Boat Dive

Most dive professionals may have had the privilege of using their Divemaster rating to work on a boat someplace interesting, either a day boat or a live aboard. Managing divers, working the dive deck of a boat and conducting safe … Continue reading »


SDI’s Rescue Diver eLearning Course is Coming June 3, 2013

In an effort to continue to provide our members with the most up to date materials, using our customized elearning platform, SDI is happy to announce the next addition to eLearning will be Rescue Diver. This is a great course … Continue reading »


SDI/TDI/ERDI Welcomes Linda Seder to the Team

Linda Seder joined the TDI staff in February, 2013. She brings with her a 30+ year career in Office Management and Accounting. Raised in Buffalo, NY, Linda moved to Pompano Beach, FL in 1973, where her career began as an … Continue reading »


SDI/TDI/ERDI Welcomes Taylor Rabbitt to the Team

Taylor was first certified by SDI at the age of 12. Born and raised in South Florida, Taylor spent a lot of her time at the beach and in the water. She immediately became fascinated with the ocean in the … Continue reading »


Students Take a Jump to Become Professional Divers

Scuba diving is an incredible hobby that opens up new worlds as you explore the aquatic realm – either locally or traveling to some exotic destination. Divers often find themselves wanting to take their training several steps further with advanced … Continue reading »


Divemaster and Leadership Diving

A Few Minutes with Brian, May 2013 Contact SDI TDI and ERDI If you would like more information, please contact our World Headquarters or your Regional Office. Tel: 888.778.9073 | 207.729.4201 Email: Worldhq@tdisdi.com Web: www.tdisdi.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/SDITDI


Is There a Future for Rebreathers in Public Safety Diving?

We have seen over the past years that rebreather manufacturers are producing their units at a lower cost compared to say 10 years ago. As the growth of this equipment becomes more and more available, the next question may be, … Continue reading »


Traveling With a Rebreather

With airlines tightening luggage restrictions, packing for a dive trip is hard enough with just recreational gear and traveling with a rebreather adds another level of difficulty. What to bring, how to pack it, will the dive center have everything … Continue reading »