SDI Diver News

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Bridging the Gap from Classroom to Online Training

ELearning has been great – for every industry and educational institution. That is not to say we can’t improve upon it.

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How eLearning Is Failing the Diving Industry

eLearning is not going away; it will become an even bigger part of everyday education. What do we need to do to make it succeed?

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Better than Ritalin

My first scuba diver course got me on the right track. I had higher improvisation abilities, was more creative, and this made me a calmer and more focused person – as I am today.

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Are You Ready to go Scuba Diving in Cold Water?

Cold water diving is not the best concept for everyone out there. But for some, cold water brings the best visibility, solitude, and a very unique aquatic environment.

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Recreational Sport Diver Equivalences

Have you ever found yourself wondering if an SDI course is equal (or equivalent) to courses offered by other dive training organizations?

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The First Step to Become a Scuba Instructor

Well you have accomplished the first step by getting certified as an Open Water Scuba Diver. What you will need now is experience, training and time.

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Shore Diving Tips and Tricks

Here are some tips and tricks to make your shore diving adventure more enjoyable!

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Things Divers Should Never Do

The following are sensible suggestions of things divers should never do, based entirely on common sense.

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EarShield Changes the Face of Water Based Activities

Ask anyone who regularly participates in these types of activities what one of their number one problems is, and you will inevitably hear water entering their ears and becoming trapped.

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55 Things Divers Born After 1980 Will Understand

By the time divers born in the 1980’s started to dive, the sport had evolved rapidly from its earlier days. Divers in this generation have access to equipment and training the generation before would not have dreamt of when they started diving.