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Specialty Classes with TEST THE WATERS

We offer almost every dive specialty there is, it's just a matter of scheduling the class with a certified instructor. Call us with questions and we'll be sure to get you in the water and on to your next dive adventure.

Classes


Learn how to manage dive emergencies and treat injuries as a first responder with our React Right specialty. This in-depth emergency first response course includes first aid, CPR skills, oxygen administration and much more! Earn the SSI React Right specialty certification and help other divers in need. Start today!

Cost: $ 200.00
The final part of your open water training, Demonstrate your skills to your PADI Dive Instructor at local dive sites and learn to log your dives.

Cost: $ 400.00
SSI Open Water Referral Diver As an SSI Referral Diver, you will be able to dive up to 15 feet deep in confined waters with a buddy. Typically as a Referral Diver, you will have completed the Open Water Diver academic and pool/confined water sessions at your local training center and plan to do your open water training dives elsewhere. Become an Open Water Diver by completing the four open water training dives.

Cost: $ 500.00
Are you ready to become a deep diver and explore deeper wrecks, coral-encrusted walls, reefs and more? Many exciting dive sites lie in deep waters and the SSI Deep Diving Specialty will teach you how to get there safely and with confidence. You will learn how to plan and conduct dives to between 60 and 130 feet deep and earn your SSI Deep Diving Specialty certification.

Cost: $ 400.00
Do you want to extend your dive time and explore the dive sites you love for longer? Join the SSI Enriched Air Nitrox specialty program and become a nitrox diver! This is the perfect course to get the most out of your dive time, especially on multi-dive days, and helps minimize diver fatigue. Earn your SSI Enriched Air Nitrox Specialty certification now!

Cost: $ 150.00
Underwater navigation is a crucial dive skill, but it does not need to be difficult. Become a better, more confident diver who always knows where they are going. Start the SSI Navigation specialty online today!

Cost: $ 250.00
Do you want to dive for longer, explore further and cover a large area? The SSI Scooter/DPV Specialty program is the best course for you! Your legs can only take you so far, but with an underwater scooter or diver propulsion vehicle (DPV), you can enjoy easy diving every time. Start this specialty today!

Cost: $ 250.00
This course is the first building block of every diver. This certification means that you are capable of diving independently with a buddy to a max depth of 60 feet. You've proven to an instructor that you have all the necessary skills for diving, including putting together your own gear and knowing how each part works, buoyancy control, safe entry and exit methods, and dive planning. the course includes a minimum of 5 pool sessions and 4 open water dives. Get 50% off your Drysuit certification when taken with Open Water Diver.

Cost: $ 300.00
Not dived for a while? Need to practice before your open water training dives? Boost your dive confidence and practice your skills with an SSI Scuba Skills Update. This scuba refresher course is a safe and fun way to practice dive skills with an SSI professional and is often required to continue your diving training after time away from the sport. Start diving again now!

Cost: $ 100.00
Ice diving seminar including a lecture, line tending skills, a dry dive, an acclimatization dive and an Ice dive partnered with an instructor. Class is three days long and weather dependent

Cost: $ 700.00
Diver stress is a major cause of diving accidents, but it can easily be prevented and resolved. Join the SSI Diver Stress and Rescue Specialty program and learn how to help yourself and other divers stay safe. Earn this essential specialty certification today!

Cost: $ 400.00

CONTACT US

  • Phone: (907) 490 4444
    Email: info@testthewaters.com
  • 1511 Richardson Hwy
    North Pole, ALASKA
    99705
  • Hours: Tues-Fri 12p - 6p
  •            Sat 12p-4p

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