How old do you have to be to get scuba certified?

Answer The minimum age for scuba certification depends on the certifying agency. The Professional Association of Diving Instructors is the largest such agency, and their Junior Open Water certification is... Read More »

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What is a scuba regulator?

A scuba regulator is a piece of equipment that scuba divers use to control underwater breathing. There is a first and second stage to the regulator system. The first stage connects directly to the ... Read More »

How old do you need to be to scuba dive?

You must be at least 10 years old to take scuba diving lessons with a Professional Association of Diving Instructors certified teacher. Children ages 10 to 14 can qualify for PADI Junior Open Water... Read More »

Can you scuba with ADC certification?

Certification from the Association of Dive Contractors (ADC) proves that the individual is a commercial diver, trained beyond the recreational course. ADC can also designate advanced diver certific... Read More »

What is scuba gear?

Proper gear is necessary for the use of any self-contained breathing apparatus, or scuba. The sport of underwater diving can offer simple gear for casual practitioners, and more advanced, high-tech... Read More »