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SLO Ocean Currents 

SCUBA Classes

Description of Courses:

Let the staff of SLO Ocean Currents teach you how to SCUBA dive this year. If you already hold a certification, how about continuing your education through the many different specialty options that we have.

Snorkeling Classes - Getting ready for that trip this year? How about a little snorkeling lesson to help you on your way to enjoying the beauty below. Our staff will help you select, use, and take care of your snorkeling gear for many years to come. Expect to spend an hour or so in the pool working on becoming more comfortable and ready for your destination. This course is designed for the first time snorkeler.

Refresher Course - Little rusty? How about taking a refresher course. In just a few hours time we will have you back up to dive speed. This course gets you back to the basics of making diving easy and fun. Cover topics such as equipment, diving theory, and modern dive science. Follow this with some pool time and you are ready for your next adventure. Want some more? Add a guided dive in the ocean? Call and schedule today. We take these as a one on one basis or bring a friend or two.

PADI Open Water SCUBA Lessons (Beginner Course) - This is for the person who is ready to take their first diving lesson. The course will teach the individual how to be part of a buddy team and achieve a level of comfort so that you will be able to participate in the sport of SCUBA without an instructor. The course consists of basic problem-solving skills and use of the diving systems to make your diving more enjoyable. We offer three-week courses, weekenders, private and referral courses that will fit anyone's needs.

PADI Warm Water SCUBA Course (Referral Course) - Lectures and pool training here in San Luis, ocean diving at the destination of your choice. Do it in one long day(private) or over a few weeks with our group courses.

PADI Advanced Open Water  - If you have already completed the Open Water course and want to further your education, get back into the water or meet new dive buddies, this is the course for you. This course is a continuation of the basic course and builds on five specialty areas. This course is also an excellent choice for the person who is close to needing a refresher or for divers who have never dove in California before and are interested.

Specialty Courses - Offering many different fields, giving you the ability to further your education in the area you want.

PADI Rescue Diver - For the diver who wants to be an experienced dive buddy and have the ability to make proper assessments of themselves as well as other people they dive with. Our clients often refer to this as the most valuable course that we offer.

PADI Divemaster - A level of excellence. With the knowledge of an instructor and the ability to take people on guided tours, the Divemaster has obtained the highest level of diving without being an instructor. The Divemaster can be a part of the instructional team and a great benefit to those around them.



3121 South Higuera Suite B
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Line 1: 805-544-7227
Line 2: 805-544-Dive

Monday-Friday: 11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: 12:00 - 5:00 PM
*Retail closed on Sunday; Open for training

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