Welcome Students to our listing of offered courses here at Blue Descent! Whether you are just starting out or looking to continue your Scuba Adventures, our Diving Professionals are ready to get you into the water!
Take a look at our Naui Education Courses Below, and lets make some bubbles!
During your NAUI Scuba Diver class, you will learn about modern dive equipment, diving sciences, responsible diving practices and the environment.
Diving skills will be taught and practiced first in the comfort and convenience of a confined water environment and finally during your open water training dives with your NAUI Instructor.
(Price includes equipment rental, one day boat dive, two pool dives, the student key, and all air!)
Naui Digital Open Water - $415
SEI Classroom Open Water - $450
*Florida Keys Open Water $500 - This does not include travel, lodging, or food.
Advanced Open Water
During training, students complete a minimum of six open-water dives, including three separate dives for navigation, night or low visibility diving, and deep diving (130 feet/40 meters of maximum depth), plus three additional dives based on your individual preferences and available options.
Some options may include...
Search and recovery, Boat diving, Light salvage, Hunting and collecting, Exploration and underwater mapping, Wreck diving (non-penetration),Observation and data collecting, Diving in surf or currents, Altitude diving, Salt Water diving (in areas where most diving is in fresh water), Fresh water diving (in areas where most diving is in salt water), Shore diving, Diving for photos and videos, and Using dive computers
Enriched Air Nitrox
During this course, you will learn how to choose the proper blend of Nitrox for your dive profile, determine maximum depth limits for your Nitrox mixture, analyze your breathing mixture, and plan and safely execute each dive.
Your instructor will teach you about the physiology of oxygen and nitrogen; advantages, disadvantages, and risks of nitrox; oxygen toxicity; hazards and precautions of handling oxygen; the concept of Equivalent Air Depth; use of EANx with standard Air Dive Tables; common gas mixing procedures; and more.
NAUI Digital Course $100
SEI Classroom Course $75
CPR and First Aid certifications are required to complete this course. Your Rescue Scuba Diver training moves you on your pathway to becoming a NAUI Leader as a Skin Diving Instructor, Assistant Instructor, Divemaster, or Instructor.
Learn how to manage risks and effectively handle limited in-water problems and diving emergencies, how to assist and transport divers, and how to perform surface rescues and rescues from depth involving both boat and shore based skin and scuba divers.
During training, students will engage in a minimum of eight open-water dives, including the following required dives:
Emergency procedures and rescue, Deep/simulated decompression diving, Limited visibility or night diving,
Underwater navigation – search and recovery – light salvage
You may also choose from many different dives for your elective dives, such as:
Skin diving, Environmental study or survey, Air consumption (practical application), Boat diving
Our instructor training program is designed to further your progression as a diving professional to be able to successfully teach students in both confined and open water settings.
As we prepare you to embark on your journey as an SEI instructor, you will discover the tools, techniques, and tricks to help guide you on this path.
Contact us for further information regarding beginning your training today!
NAUI training continues far beyond the basics! NAUI Instructors teach a wide range of specialized types of diving.
Courses include underwater archaeology, rescue training, night diving, deep diving, digital imaging, search & recovery, public safety diving, and much more. Just about any area of underwater interest is taught in a NAUI Specialty course.
If you have not dove in over a year, it is time to get Re-Certified! Our Naui Professional Instructors or Dive Masters can get you up to speed.
Re-Certification involves going over your basic open water skills in a pool setting, and you are required at least one dive with your Instructor or DM.