Category: Training

diving myths
Fun stuff In the Water Training

Barriers to Diving and Diving Myths

Friends and family who are non-divers often have misconceptions about the sport. What are the usual diving myths and fears? Are they true?

dive skills

Keeping Dive Skills Fresh

So you got your dive qualification — now what? Here’s how to keep those newly acquired dive skills fresh.

dive tables

Training Fundamentals: Are Dive Tables Obsolete?

As scuba diving moves forward and technology develops, is there still a place within diving for traditional dive tables?

Rescue Diver

Training Fundamentals: Becoming a Rescue Diver

The rescue diver course is a key step in a diver’s development. How will you know when you’re ready and how can you prepare?

New stuff
first scuba diving BCD

Buying Your First Scuba Diving BCD

You’ve taken the plunge (pun intended) and learned to dive, now it’s time to get your own equipment. Here are some considerations when it comes to buying your first scuba diving BCD.
by Torben Lonne
Diving British Columbia

A Survival Guide to Diving British Columbia

The water is cold but usually clear and filled with life when diving British Columbia. Here are some tips to make the experience even more enjoyable.
by Robert Osborne
scuba diving mask

Buying Your First Scuba Diving Mask

There are lots of options when it comes to selecting your first scuba diving mask. Here’s a guide to help you with the process.
by Torben Lonne
Whites seahorse

Conservation in Lockdown: Sydney’s Seahorse Guardian

While Sydney was under COVID-19 lockdown, a group of aquarium-bred White’s seahorses was released into Sydney’s harbor.
by Deborah Dickson-Smith