Category Archives: Scuba Training

44. A discussion on decompression theory, Diving Against Debris, and Your Next Dive takes you to Cayman Brac



Decompression theory is the study and modeling of how inert gas gets from our lungs to our body and then how it is released from our body. All decompression models have evolved from the work by John Scott Haldane. Haldane introduced the concept of tissue compartments that take on nitrogen at different rates called half-times. … Continue reading 44. A discussion on decompression theory, Diving Against Debris, and Your Next Dive takes you to Cayman Brac


43. PADI Rescue Diver, Chasing Coral and Sea Hunt – It’s Still Alive goes Cave Diving



The PADI Rescue Diver course is an extremely challenging and rewarding evolution. Our course consisted of knowledge development – done through a thorough and comprehensive electronic learning, a review of that material through a virtual meeting, an intense pool session to demonstrate and practice rescue exercises and the open water practical scenario. The class also … Continue reading 43. PADI Rescue Diver, Chasing Coral and Sea Hunt – It’s Still Alive goes Cave Diving


40. Delayed Surface Marker Buoy, Plastic Bag Laws, and Sea Hunt – It’s Still Alive – Midget Submarine



We recently incorporated the delayed surface marker buoy adventure dive in our advanced open water class. Listen to our reasoning and how beneficial this was to both our students and instructors. Being able to deploy your surface marker buoy from depth is an important skill to have. Plastic bag laws work. There are 8 states … Continue reading 40. Delayed Surface Marker Buoy, Plastic Bag Laws, and Sea Hunt – It’s Still Alive – Midget Submarine


34. Let’s talk about save-a-dive kits and Healthways – an original scuba equipment provider



Every diver should have a save-a-dive kit and your kit should be tailored to your gear and your configuration. Every diver should have o-rings in their kit. Tank valve o-rings and hose o-rings are very important. You should have a spare mask strap but make sure it fits your mask. If you have replaceable fin … Continue reading 34. Let’s talk about save-a-dive kits and Healthways – an original scuba equipment provider


32. Emergency Action Plan, MarineBio and Your Next Dive takes you to Sunset House on Grand Cayman



Your Emergency Action Plan is an important part of your preparedness in the event of something going wrong. It consists of information regarding where you will be diving. Things like the location of hospitals, hyperbaric chambers, or other facilities. Your plan also should include equipment. Do you have a first-aid kit and is it up … Continue reading 32. Emergency Action Plan, MarineBio and Your Next Dive takes you to Sunset House on Grand Cayman