A Guide to Scuba Diving Certification
Scuba diving is an extraordinary experience that everyone who is physically capable of doing should try at least once in their lives.
A certification card is required before you can go scuba diving with any reputable dive shop. This card can be obtained by taking and passing a dive certification course. The two most widely recognized certification agencies are PADI and NAUI. The dive shop who will train you has to be affiliated with one of these agencies.
The question of how long it will take you to get your certification card depends on which avenue you chose. There are intensive weekend courses where you can do all your book work and pool work in a single weekend. Another avenue is to take a course over the course of several weeks. The cost of the certification card ranges from from 150 to several hundred … Read More