Professional Level eNewsletter

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How Mesopotamia, Ping Pong and Losses Shape the Business of Scuba

Do you know how your business is similar to a game of pong? How about the history of insurance? Are you buying the minimum amount of insurance to keep you in business? We’re here to tell you this is a bad idea and we’re going to explain why.

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Teaching snorkeling as part of the Open Water course

Lets take a look at the benefits of teaching snorkeling as part of an SDI Open Water Diver course. Snorkeling can make learning to dive more enjoyable and more efficient.

“I just received a kit that I didn’t order”

From time to time our Training and Membership Services team gets a call from a confused dealer. They have just gotten a package they didn’t order and want to make sure they aren’t being charged for it at full retail price to boot! We’re clearing up why this happens and hopefully calming your nerves while we’re at it.

Additional Ratings with OWSDI Ratings

Here we go again making things easier for even our newest members. Open Water Instructor ratings will now automatically be issued THREE ratings when they register or crossover to SDI. Learn more about how this works and the old process now.

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Changes to the SDI Pro Open Water Instructor Kit

Change is good. With that said we are announcing changes to our SDI Pro Open Water Instructor Kit. As apart of our effort to push our green initiative in 2019 we are working to reduce the number or paper products that leave HQ. Find out more about how that effects this kit specifically.

First Response – Out with the Old, In with The New

We’re moving outside of the diving industry with First Response Training International. With new times comes new programs and we aren’t holding back. We are excited for what First Response Training has brought to International Training and can’t wait to see how it will change the world outside of diving.

Free App to Record and Document Cylinder Inspections

It’s here! From the guys at Cylinder Training Services there is now an app to help you record and share cylinder inspections. The CYLINDEX app is here and ready for download in the APPLE, ANDROID APP or MICROSOFT app stores.

SDI Dive Centers and Members Take Note!

Meet Aruba’s newest and only SDI 5-Star dive center! Pure Diving Aruba is here to serve you with all of their amenities. Learn more about Pure Diving Aruba today.