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We want you! NAUI is spearheading a new ‘scholarship’ program for dive professionals in conjunction with NAUI Dive team colleagues. Do you plan to improve your teaching career in scuba? Become a NAUI Trainer / Course Operator, or ultimately become a NAUI representative? For our expansion into the Red Sea and Europe-Caribbean regions (NL&NA / CZ / Scandinavia) we are looking for qualified Dive Masters / Instructors. Successful applicants will receive free training, perks and work on a freelance/commission basis. The National Underwater Instructors Association (NAUI Worldwide) is a non-profit scuba instructors’ association. It is a recreational dive certification and…

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RAID courses are customized to the needs of every individual student, rather than a one-size-fits-all prescription. RAID has complimented its REMOTe-Learning program with the unveiling of the first Nitrox Virtual Analyzer app in the world. This app provides the student with the skills needed to operate an analyzer safely, under the instructor’s guidance. All RAID Nitrox Divers and Instructors may use this app immediately. Instructors can use a real cylinder and analyser to illustrate. As RAID moves forward with their online dive teaching, this will become a regular part of their training courses, and this App is not just a pandemic…

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Cave diving has been dubbed the world’s most dangerous participatory sport. It shouldn’t be. You can be a professional cave diver with proper preparation, experience, and guidance and enjoy this demanding and rewarding activity for a lifetime. Scuba Diving Hall of Fame Inductee and Canadian Explorer-in-Residence Jill Heinerth created this contemporary cave diving instructional guidebook, with decades of professional diving instructor experience including world record cave dives and paradigm-changing underwater discovery. Generously illustrated, “The Basics of Cave Diving-4th Edition” includes practical underwater knowledge of the 21st century, including sidemount techniques and the latest in rebreather technology. Covering all levels of…

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Global Underwater Explorers (GUE) is a regional network of GUE groups, motivated by highly advanced diver training programmes and encouraged to discover and protect the marine ecosystems around the world. Global Underwater Explorers (GUE) and Divers Alert Network (DAN) Europe are pleased to announce the two organizations’ collaboration. In addition to global diver safety outreach, trained GUE instructors will now be able to teach DAN courses through GUE in their respective territories. For the following classes, GUE instructors who are also DAN instructors will be able to provide three GUE unique training packages and expand their GUE offerings. Training Packages…

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An Interactive Severtec Workshop with Steve Lewis, Director of Diver Training @ RAID International Steve Lewis is an author, pilgrim, and adventurer who is best-selling. But more than anything, he is the insider of the dive-industry who feels that the industry “dropped the ball” and he claims, it continues to happen. According to Steve, “Training programmes concentrate on some really strong and useful skills — for example, buoyancy is a very, helpful thing to have nailed down — but few lessons, literally none in traditional scuba, give students any advice on how to breathe and definitely no help at all…

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