Have you been on the diving forums lately? Heard a few interesting theories? While sometimes this is a good place to start for basic questions, it can also lead you down a very wrong plan to misinformation. We cruised the forums and picked out a few things we saw and now we’re setting the record straight.
TDI Diver News
It might sound obvious but building a solid foundation in diving is key to any and all diver’s success. It keeps us safe and allows communicate effectively with our dive buddies. It’s worth it to make sure your basic skills are as perfect as they can be so you can continue to advance with every new certification.
Robert started diving as soon as he could when he turned 10 years old. His parents didn’t even have to ask if he wanted to, he told them he wanted to get started. This came as no surprise since he grew up around diving and has an instructor for a father. Once he started he didn’t stop (and still isn’t), he’s an extremely experienced tech diver for just 16 years old.
Do you know the different types of batteries we use in diving? Do you know why they’re different? Their uses? We’re telling you all of the above and more!
No matter what level of diver you are there’s one thing that stands true for all: buddy checks. The truth of it all the higher level of certification usually the more things can go wrong. It’s important that before every single dive you and your buddy go through a buddy check of each other. We’re giving you some guidelines on what you should be doing before every dive.
Do you know why it’s important to follow the rules? Or stick to your dive plan? These are both things that not only affect you but the people around you diving as well as the boat captain and the mates, too.
Thinking of going to a DEMO day? Not sure what to expect? Need some tips on what to do when you’re taking divers out for a DEMO as always TDI has you covered.
Do you know the do’s and don’ts of wreck diving? Better yet do you know that you could get in serious trouble if you DON’T know the rules? We’re breaking it down for you, because we’ve got your back when it comes to diving.
Which lights are right for you? And what’s the difference between them? We’re breaking it down for you, types of LEDs what they’re used for, how they came about and more.
Matthew Johnston, who has Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy, which is a life-threatening disease that leaves him confined to his wheelchair full-time and is unable to breathe on his own and requires use of a ventilator. Despite his disease his dream is to Scuba Dive.