SCUBA

SCUBA DISCOVERY CLASSES
Provided by Wilderness Experiences Unlimited

Discover SCUBA is a great opportunity to explore the underwater world. We will spend approximately 30 minutes in the classroom learning the important concepts of SCUBA, then off to the pool for basic skill instruction. After we have conquered the basics, there will be plenty of time to try out some of our favorite scuba games, challenges, and underwater activities. SCUBA equipment is provided.

Flyer and Registration Form (PDF)

 Dates: Friday, April 13: 6 - 8 pm CANCELLED
 or
 Sunday, April 29: 12 - 2pm CANCELLED

 Fee: $50 / $60 / $70
 Fees listed in the order of AFC Member / Resident / Non-Resident

Completed registrations accepted at the AFC at JFK Middle School 100 Bridge Road, Florence, MA 01062
 Mon-Fri 4-8pm, Sat 10am-4pm and Sun 11-4:00pm (587-1046) or
 at the Northampton Parks and Recreation Department 100 A Bridge Road, Florence, MA 01062
 Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm 587-1040


NAUI SCUBA CERTIFICATION CLASS
 Provided by Wilderness Experiences Unlimited

Ages 12 and up

What will you discover with your NAUI SCUBA diver certification?
Imagine watching the water level move up your mask as you slowly go below the surface and continue to breathe! Discover the exotic animal life and reef structures that lie just beneath the surface while you experience the weightless feeling of diving underwater.

Scuba Diving is the most exhilarating feeling imaginable!

The NAUI Scuba Diver course will provide you with all the necessary skills you will need to independently and competently scuba dive with a buddy to explore and discover the underwater world. Start your adventure today!

Flyer and Registration Form (PDF)

 Dates: Sunday May 6, 13, 20: 12 - 4 pm CANCELLED
 Fee: $399 / $419 / $429
 Fees listed in the order of AFC Member / Resident / Non-Resident

Includes; online education kit, pool skills, 4 open water dives (to be scheduled in spring/summer), unlimited support during online education materials.

Additional Expenses: $125 rental equipment fee during open water checkout dives (BCD, Tanks, Weights, & Wetsuit). During pool portion, you are welcome to use our pool fins, masks and snorkels. However, before your open water dives you must have purchased your own personal gear.
Prerequisites:
Swimming Test given during first class: Swim 300 yards, tread water 2 minutes, swim underwater (face in water) for 50 feet)
Scuba is a strenuous activity it is recommended to get approval from your doctor if you have a pre-existing/current medical concerns or conditions.