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LIGHTHOUSE DIVING CENTER
TEACHING SCUBA FOR 36 YEARS ---
is one of the oldest SCUBA Schools in the
United States, with tens of thousands of certified divers having gone
through our school.Many
industry professionals originally learned SCUBA diving
from lighthouse, or were former employees of lighthouse.
When you choose
Center, you have chosen the school the SCUBA Pros have used and
Lighthouse course is not a short-cut course.Our courses are full certification courses where
knowledge and training are emphasized.Our goal and mission is to build confidence in our
students, and reward with the SCUBA Open Water Diver
certification card as the recognition of successful
completion of this intensive training.
Further, our training is fun!It feels good to be confident in the water with
your equipment and skills, and a student doesn’t get
that with short-cut programs.Harry Truitt was the very first Lighthouse instructor
and has set the standard for quality instruction since
sign up for a Lighthouse SCUBA course, you have chosen a
quality SCUBA course dedicated to your safety and
LIGHTHOUSE "LEARN TO DIVE" PROGRAM
Our Instructors teach either NAUI, PADI or
SDI International Certification programs
program combines classroom and pool time two different
Week course runs 2 evenings per week from
with open water dives on the final weekend.
classes are conducted over three weekends (see schedule
for breakdown) open water dives being the last weekend.
options are offered in our three locations. Our classroom
sessions utilize an internationally-recognized standard
outline that will teach the academics of SCUBA through
interactive classroom and pool sessions. The system
requires the current textbook system for each student
enrolled and a minimum of one video/DVD per person.Online Academic Trainingis available with certain classes, so you can learn at your own pace. Private
Lessons (one-on-one with you and the Instructor) at your own pace and
schedule, are available at special rates for you or your
family/group (one to four persons per instructor).
sessions are taught each evening in an indoor, heated,
full-size pool to insure your enjoyment of the
weightlessness of inner space as you learn the easy,
fun and practical skills of diving.
large pool allows the room for our small classes to
learn the SCUBA skills without interference normally
found in a smaller training pool.
DIVES (OPEN WATER TRAINING)
completion of the class/pool sessions leaves you ready and
prepared for the experience of your life! Our four open
water training dives are done in Puget Sound, giving you
the opportunity to use your newly acquired diving skills
in the open water environment and prepare you for
continuing education programs such as Advanced
Diver, Divemaster and other Specialty Programs like Night Diver, Wreck Diver, Underwater
Digital Photographer and local dive trips with your
Lighthouse Instructor.You may also purchase an upgrade to learn and dive
on your open water dives.
LEARN WITH US?
teaching staff is a dedicated group of professionals
chosen for their skill and approach to safe, fun and
enthusiastic Scuba instruction. Our instructors are
qualified to train and certify divers using the
internationally recognized Lighthouse instruction
system in conjunction with over 38 years of world-wide
Three Week and Two Weekend programs ensure you get
maximum time in class and pool to ensure you have an
enjoyable and safe experience during your Open Water
provide all necessary state-of-the-art SCUBA
equipment: Tanks, BCD, Regulators with Octopus and
combination gauges, 7mm 2-Piece cold water wetsuits
with hood, and weight belts.** Dive Computer Upgrade
individual requirements, fit and preferences vary,
each student is required to provide their own approved
personal snorkeling gear, which consists of mask,
snorkel, fins, boots and gloves.Our professional sales staff are experts in
fitting our equipment to you, as proper fit is
essential for your comfort and success in learning
learn faster and more comfortably in their own gear,
and are encouraged to purchase their own SCUBA gear.
an additional fee you may upgrade to learn in a
dive warm and dry on your four open water dives!
provided in standard sizes only, (students may need to
purchase their own non-stock sizes)
SIZE AND ENROLLMENT INFORMATION
average 6 to10
people per instructor which offers maximum individual
attention to our students.
smaller classes lead to a safer, more intimate environment
and exclude confusion in our diving activities. No herds
of students here! Smaller classes fill quickly, so payment
in full is required to hold a spot in a class. For
your convenience you may enroll over the telephone with
the credit card of your choice!
Medical Conditions:If you have Epilepsy, Asthma, Diabetes, or a heart
condition, you might not be able to take Scuba lessons. If
you have questions about a medical condition, please check
with one of our staff, and your doctor. You will need a
medical release to take a Scuba Class.
Contact Lighthouse today to discuss your SCUBA course with
a trained professional.
stop by one of our three locations or call