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Youth Programs

Scuba Birthday Party Kids Diving Parties Why not treat your children (friends and family too if you wish!) to a whole new experience, a Discover Scuba party – a great way to celebrate a birthday or special occasion. We can offer scuba diving and snorkelling fun filled parties, in a safe pool environment, with our friendly instruct... Find Out More

Bubblemaker The PADI Bubblemaker Experience What a great way to introduce children to scuba diving in a pool in less than six feet of water. Celebrate a birthday by throwing a memorable, exciting Bubblemaker party with friends and family. It's fun, easy and safe. Find Out More

Seal Team The PADI Seal Team Program The PADI Seal Team is for young divers who are looking for action-packed fun in a pool by doing exciting scuba AquaMissions. Have you ever wondered what it's like to dive with flashlights, take digital pictures underwater or float effortlessly like an astronaut? Find Out More

Boy Scouts of America You can now earn your SCUBA Merit Badge with the Water Dogs with our very own PADI Scuba Instructor who is a BSA Counselor! We can also help you with the following BSA Awards: BSA SCUBA Merit Badge BSA Snorkeling Award BSA SCUBA Award Find Out More

Junior Open Water Diver PADI Junior Open Water Diver For young adventurers Because children have a natural curiosity and an ability to learn new skills quickly, they can make some of the best scuba divers. Find Out More

Junior Divemaster Course The Junior Divemaster course is a subset of the Divemaster course. This course is designed to engage and motivate interested youth divers into the next step, becoming a dive pro. Adapted from the full Divemaster course, it includes much of the same elements, just with some adaptions for youth divers aged 15-... Find Out More

Discover Scuba PADI Discover Scuba® Diving Experience Have you ever wondered what it's like to breathe underwater? If you want to find out but aren't quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba diving to see if you like it while under the direction of one of ... Find Out More

Open Water Diver About the Course Open Water Diver is the first scuba certification level. A highly-trained Instructor will teach you how to scuba dive in a relaxed, supportive learning environment.   By the end of the course, you'll have the skills and knowledge to dive at home or abroad and be an ambassador for the ... Find Out More

PADI ReActivate The PADI ReActivate  Haven’t been diving lately and want a quick scuba refresher? The ReActivate™ program is the perfect way to update your dive skills and knowledge from the PADI Open Water Diver Course before jumping back into the water. Find Out More

Continue Your Journey

Advanced Open Water Diver Exploration, Excitement, Experiences. They're what the Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. And no, you don't have to be “advanced” to take it – it's designed so you can go straight into it after the Open Water Diver course. Find Out More

Adventure Diver Get More Scuba Diving Adventures The PADI Adventure Diver course is designed for the diver on a tight schedule! If you can dedicate 1 day a week this is the route for you. Adventure dives help you get more out of diving by introducing you to new types of scuba diving adventures. It's a great opportunity to ... Find Out More

Specialties OK, you've learned the basics, now it is time to earn your Masters degree. How far will you take this diving thing? It's up to you. With Specialty Diver Programs you can chart your course for a colorful collection of awesome dives. Find Out More

Master Scuba Diver Sharpen Your Skills with the Master Scuba Diver rating You have the passion. You want to join the best of the best in recreational scuba diving. You want to live the dive lifestyle and explore the underwater world and go places and see things you have never experienced. Find Out More

5 For $840 Complete 5 Specialty Courses and save $135!! At Waterdogs Scuba and Safety we are making Master Scuba Diver faster and more economical than ever.   Find Out More

Diving Specialities

Beginner Diving Specialities

Peak Performance Buoyancy The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Course  What is neutral buoyancy? Scuba divers like to be neutrally buoyant so they neither sink nor float. Find Out More

Enriched Air Diver The Enriched Air Diver course is the most popular specialty scuba diving course, and it’s easy to see why. Find Out More

Equipment Specialist The PADI Equipment Specialist Course Don’t miss a dive due to a scuba gear issue. Whether it's a blown o-ring, regulator problem, wetsuit tear, or broken fin strap, you can learn how to manage basic scuba equipment adjustments. Find Out More

Underwater Navigator The Underwater Navigator Course Be the diver everyone wants to follow and make your sense of direction legendary with the Underwater Navigator Specialty course. Find Out More

Boat Diver The Boat Diver Course Whether you’ve never made a boat dive or you’ve logged dozens, the Boat Diver Specialty course can benefit almost every diver because different boats in different parts of the world do things differently. Find Out More

Dry Suit Diver The Dry Suit Diver course Wanna stay warm and toasty on a dive? Then dive dry. Yes! Unlike a wetsuit, a dry suit seals you off from the outside water and that keeps you warm! Even in surprisingly cold water. Find Out More

Digital Underwater Photographer The PADI Digital UW & UW Photographer Courses  Underwater photography is one of the most popular diving specialties, and the rise of digital underwater photography has made it easier and more fun than ever. This is why there are actually two PADI underwater photography courses. Find Out More

Advanced Diving Specialties

Deep Diver The Deep Diver Course  After your first few scuba dives, you soon want to explore a bit deeper. There is something exciting and mysterious about the depth that attracts dives. Find Out More

Wreck Diver The Wreck Diver Course  Whether sunk on purpose as an artificial reef or the result of mishap, wrecks open fascinating windows to the past. Find Out More

Night Diver The Night Diver Course  As the sun sets, you put on your dive gear, slip on your scuba mask and bite down on your dive regulator. A deep breath and you step off the jetty or boat – into the underwater night. Although you’ve dove this spot many times before, this time you drop into a whole new world ... Find Out More

Diver Propulsion Vehicle The Diver Propulsion Vehicle (DPV) Course  DPVs offer a thrilling way to see a lot of underwater territory in a brief amount of time. Find Out More

Environmental Specialties

Aware Fish Id The PADI Project AWARE Fish Identification Course  Have you ever been scuba diving and asked yourself, "What was that?” The PADI Project AWARE Fish Identification Specialty course at WATERDOGS SCUBA and SAFETY LLC provides you with the fish identification basics so that next time, you know the answer... Find Out More

Coral Reef Conservation Diver The AWARE Coral Reef Conservation Specialty course is designed to inform you about the world’s coral reefs. Find Out More

Project Aware The Project AWARE Specialty The underwater world needs heroes. You can be one of them by championing the causes of the world’s most fragile and important aquatic ecosystems. Find Out More

Underwater Naturalist The Underwater Naturalist Course  Look closer to see more on your next dive. Look for symbioses, predator/prey and other relationships between aquatic plant and animal life. Learn not just what fish and animals are, but how they interact with each other and the environment. Find Out More

Exploration Specialties

Cavern Diver The Cavern Diver Course  Can you see the light? If you dive within the light zone of a cave–the area near the cave entrance where natural light is always visible–you're in the cavern zone. Find Out More

Search And Recovery Diver The Search and Recovery Diver Course  It happens: People accidentally drop things from docks, off boats or even while scuba diving. If you’ve ever lost something in the water and wanted to go find it, then the Search and Recovery Diver Specialty course is for you. Find Out More

Sidemount Diver The Sidemount Diver Course Find a new and different way to configure your cylinders with the Sidemount Diver course. Find Out More

Padi Distinctive Specialties The PADI Distinctive Specialty Courses PADI Instructors who have special scuba diving interests and expertise can write their own specialty diver courses. Find Out More

Spooky Specialties!

Underwater Pumpkin Carving Add all 3 spooky specialties to the cart and use the coupon code "spookydive" for a $50 discount!! Sign up to take the PADI Underwater Pumpkin Carving Distinctive Specialty course — a fun and unique c-card for your logbook! Learn all about what it takes to carve a pumpkin underwater including pr... Find Out More

Zombie Apocalypse Diver Add all 3 spooky specialties to the cart and use the coupon code "spookydive" for a $50 discount!! Hone your skills for the impending zombie apocalypse. Fight zombies and find the cure in this engaging and one-of-a-kind certification. Find Out More

"Haunted" Night Specialty Add all 3 spooky specialties to the cart and use the coupon code "spookydive" for a $50 discount!! The underwater world changes as day creatures retire & nocturnal organisms emerge. If you've wondered what happens underwater after the sun goes down, enroll in this "Haunted" Night Diver Sp... Find Out More

Dive Safer

Rescue Diver The Rescue Diver Course  "Challenging" and "rewarding" best describe the Rescue Diver course. Find Out More

Emergency Oxygen Provider Be the one ready to help a fellow diver should the need arise by becoming a PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider. Find Out More

Public Safety Diver The Public Safety Diver Course  If you have the opportunity to work with local authorities and be part of a scuba diving rescue team, or conduct search and recovery dives, and maybe even underwater criminal investigations, this is the course for you. Find Out More

Self Reliant Diver The purpose of this course is to recognize and accept the role of the buddy system and its contribution to diver safety while identifying and developing self-reliance and independence while diving. Find Out More

Technical Diving

Tec Diving Overview Technical diving is scuba diving’s “extreme” sport, taking experienced and qualified divers far deeper than in mainstream recreational diving. Find Out More

Discover Tec Diving DSAT Discover Tec lets you try technical diving equipment and procedures. Find Out More

Tec 40 If you're interested in technical diving, but haven't yet met the prerequisites for the PADI Tec 50 Diver course or PADI Tec 45 course, you can consider enrolling in the PADI Tec 40 course. Find Out More

Tec 45 The Tec 45 course picks up where Tec 40 leaves off and takes your training as a tec diver further and deeper. It is the second subcourse in the full PADI Tec Diver course Find Out More

Tec 50 The Tec 50 course completes your training as an entry-level tec diver, taking you past the limits of recreational diving. Find Out More

Tec Sidemount Diver Tec Sidemount offers the same benefits as the PADI Sidemount Diver course but gives you the opportunity to dive with 2+ cylinders for extended dive times. Find Out More

Become A Professional

Start Your Career

Padi Divemaster The PADI Divemaster Course  Do you have a deep and abiding passion for diving? Or, do you merely love it with all of your heart? Find Out More

Teach Scuba

Specialty Instructor The PADI Specialty Instructor Course Specialty instructor courses provide valuable teaching tips for meeting the requirements of the course. Find Out More

PADI MSDT The PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer Course  You tell your students to aim for PADI Master Scuba Diver. You also want to tell them that you can take them all the way there because you're a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT). Find Out More

Teach Cpr And First Aid

Emergency First Response (EFR) Instructor The EFR Instructor course       Find Out More

American Heart Association (AHA) BLS/Heartsaver Instructor The American Heart Association (AHA) BLS/Heartsaver Instructor Course Find Out More

The Diver Alert Network (DAN) Instructor Development Course The Diver Alert Network (DAN) Instructor Development Course Find Out More

CPR and First Aid

AHA Heartsaver CPR/AED To take both CPR/AED and First Aid together, add the course dates to the cart and use coupon code "cprfa" to take $49 off (the total being $99 for both courses.)   Please be aware that this is not for healthcare providers, BLS is. Please check with your employer if you need CPR or BLS. Find Out More

AHA BLS for the Provider BLS or Basic Life Support is CPR for healthcare professional. Most employers/schools require this course for nursing, EMT, firefighters, etc.   To take with First Aid at a discount ($45), add both courses into the cart and use coupon code "blsfa". Find Out More

AHA BLS for the Provider Renewal BLS for the Provider Renewal. This course is for those who are not currently expired. You will be required to show your nonexpired BLS card prior to taking the course. Find Out More

AHA Heartsaver First Aid To take both CPR/AED and First Aid together, add the course dates to the cart and use coupon code "cprfa" to take $49 off (the total being $99 for both courses.)   Please be aware that this is not for healthcare providers, BLS is. Please check with your employer if you need CPR or BLS. Find Out More

Veterans Programs

NAUI Basic Level Scuba Certification NES-VA010 Our NAUI Basic Level Scuba Certification teaches you everything to meet the VA requirements of NES-VA010. Find Out More

NAUI Advanced Level Scuba Certification NES-VA011 Exploration, Excitement, Experiences. They're what the Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. And no, you don't have to be “advanced” to take it – it's designed so you can go straight into it after the NAUI Basic Level Scuba Certification NES-VA010. Find Out More

The NAUI Rescue Scuba Diver Certification NES-VA012   The NAUI Rescue Scuba Diver Certification NES-VA012, comes with these three courses:   Rescue Scuba Diver:   The NAUI Rescue Scuba Diver and NAUI Advanced Rescue Scuba Diver courses are for certified divers who desire additional training or orientation to a variety of diving sit... Find Out More

NAUI Master Scuba Diver Certification NES-VA013 Gain the in-depth knowledge and experience that will distinguish you as a leader in any diving club or group. Thrill to the adventure of open-water dives in settings that will test skills and expand your diving capabilities and experience. Your success allows you to proudly carry the most coveted and respected certific... Find Out More

NAUI Assistant Instructor NES-VA002 Assistant Instructor (AI):   As an Assistant Instructor, you will be authorized to teach all aspects of skin and scuba diving under the supervision of a NAUI Instructor. This is the best possible way to develop your instructional skills. The rating can be a step toward full Instructor, or an end in itse... Find Out More

NAUI Divemaster NES-VA003 Divemaster (DM): Would you like to lead dives and dive trips and take certified divers on vacations to the world's best dive sites? Many Divemasters are employed full-time or work independently supervising certified divers during club, store, resort or charter tour and travel activities. As a NAUI Divemaster you... Find Out More

NAUI Instructor Course NES-VA001 The NAUI Instructor NES-VA002:   You can be rembursed up to $2,000 from the VA by using one month of your G.I. Bill® benifets once you have compleated the ledership exam.  Find Out More