New Open Water Diver Survey

Thank you for participating in our new scuba diver research survey. With your help, we will be able to provide better service for new and future divers in the years to come.  We greatly appreciate your time!

Please note: This survey is anonymous.

I wanted to try a new adventureI love marine life and wanted to see it up closeI snorkeled before and loved itA friend or family member divesIt was something to do while on vacationI saw it in a magazine, on TV, or onlineIt seemed therapeuticI needed to learn for workOther

ReadingSports / FitnessSkiing / SnowboardingOther Extreme / Adventure SportsTravelingFishingArts / CraftsTelevisionPlaying An InstrumentCollectingGardeningVideo GamesOther

NoIt seemed claustrophobicAll of the gear seemed intimidatingI was nervous there would be a lot to learnIt seemed dangerousSharks!Other

I work in an officeI work a tradeI work in the service industryI am a stay-at-home parentI am a studentI am unemployedOther

They were impressedThey were jealousThey were surprisedThey were nervousThey were enthusiasticThey were happyThey were interested in learning moreOther

RelaxedConnected With NatureAccomplishedHealthyFreeExcitedAdventurousOther

Yes, as soon as I canYes, but I'm not sure when or where I'll be able to goMaybe in the futureNo, diving wasn't for meNo, it was too difficultNo, it was too scaryOther

Fun and enjoyment in lifeWarm relationships with othersSelf-fulfillmentBeing well respectedExcitementA sense of accomplishmentSecuritySelf-respectA sense of belonging