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In the Water New to Scuba Training

Discover Scuba Diving: Try Before You Commit

A Discover Scuba Diving course can be a great way to see if the sport is right for you before you commit more time and money.

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dive safety courses
Blog Training

Divers Alert Network (DAN) Dive Safety Courses

Divers often think of PADI, or perhaps SSI, when considering dive-training agencies. But DAN offers quite a few dive safety courses as well.

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Blog Training

Four Tips on How to Equalize Your Ears

Many people struggle with equalizing their ears when they dive, but that often comes down to technique and practice. Here we’ll share four easy tips on the best ways to equalize your ears.

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in-water difficulties
In the Water Training

Training Fundamentals: Becoming a Better Divemaster

A divemaster qualification is usually the first step for a dive career. What are the qualities of a good divemaster?

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New stuff
Brothers Islands

Brothers Islands Reopens to Dive Boats

The Egyptian Red Sea’s Brothers Islands have reopened after four shark-bite incidents. A statement released by CDWS (Chamber of Diving and Watersports) has confirmed new rules for liveaboard operators to follow.
by LiveAboard.com
E. M. Clark

Preserving America’s Underwater Battlefield: E.M. Clark

This year, Scuba Diver Life and NOAA are partnering to profile 12 different ships in the Graveyard of the Atlantic. This month we’ll visit the E. M. Clark.
by Guest Author
ocean conservation

Easy Ways to Take Part in Ocean Conservation

Ocean conservation is more important now than ever. Read on to find out how you can help protect the waters you love.
by Guest Author
scuba diving in Aqaba

Scuba Diving in Aqaba

A visit to the Red Sea is at the top of many divers’ bucket lists, and rightfully so. Scuba diving in Aqaba, Jordan, fulfills all your fantasies of warm water and fascinating culture.
by Shelley Collett