SDI Diver News

Effective Preparation for Every Dive

So often, when thinking of dive preparation, the diver may limit his or her self to pre-dive gear packing and the planning discussion that goes on during the ride to the dive site. However, if someone is to be truly prepared, there is much to do long before the day of the dive.

 

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Dive Computers – A Beginners Buying Guide

At the top of your list is purchasing what your instructor may have said was the most important piece of dive gear you could own – a dive computer.

 

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Do You Call Your Dive Shop Home?

Dive shops not only provide areas with equipment, service, training, travel and rentals but most importantly, dive shops provide community.

 

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3 Conversation Starters Among Scuba Divers

What makes for good fun conversation over a cold beverage after a day of diving?

 

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Beginners Guide to Buying Your Mask, Fins, and Snorkel

These items are the basic tools that help a diver get started, but they are also critically important with regard to comfort and happiness.

 

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3 Tips for Diving Nitrox Safely

The best way to prepare and plan is to follow three core tips when diving Nitrox. 1. Analyze 2. Label 3. Set Computer

 

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Letter by Brian

An Open Letter of Personal Perspective to the Diving Industry by Brian Carney, President of SDI/TDI/ERDI

 

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3 Ways to Improve Your Air Consumption

How does everyone else stay down so much longer than me? Learn these three easy ways to improve your air consumption.

 

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6 Perks of Full Face Mask

Sport divers commonly make the mistake of thinking that diving a full face mask is just for public safety divers, when in fact they can be fun and beneficial for the sport diver too!

 

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Can You Pass the SDI Instructor POP Quiz?

Our training department put together a short fun pop quiz to test your open water knowledge. Can you pass it?

 

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