$229 for an Open-Water Basic Scuba-Certification Course at Poseidon's Divers ($550 Value)

Mission Beach

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Scuba diving is the only way left to find hidden treasure, befriend a nautical skeleton, or strap a huge tank to yourself. Explore the possibilities with this Groupon.

$229 for a Basic Scuba-Certification Course ($550 Value)

The NAUI-certified staff at Poseidon's Divers ready small groups of five to seven students to explore the open waters with comprehensive scuba-certification courses. Staffers lead 8–11 hours of academic class training as well as 8–11 hours of practical application with a minimum of four open-water dives and one snorkel dive in water up to 60 feet deep. Click here to view a schedule for upcoming courses. This Groupon includes registration fees, equipment rental, books and tuition for classroom training, a swim-qualification test, five checkout dives, and personal equipment such as masks and snorkels. This Groupon does not include a certification card, scuba-cylinder rental, air fills/refills, or high-pitched whistles only puffer fish can hear.

Poseidon's Divers

From his comprehensive dive shop, NAUI-certified scuba instructor Michael Simpson leads basic and advanced scuba courses as well as excursions into the deep unknown around the San Diego area. With the help of Simpson and his staff, Poseidon's Divers also organizes scuba-diving and snorkeling excursions that explore local aquatic gems such as caves, La Jolla Cove, wrecks, and beaches where groups may encounter playful seals, wildlife, and meditating octopi. Michael also gives surf lessons and cleans up the beach with the 1302 Dive Frogs, the dive club at Poseidon's Divers.

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    Mission Beach

    3735 Mission Blvd.

    San Diego, California 92109

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In a Nutshell

NAUI-certified instructor Michael Simpson leads classroom training and practical application with four open-water dives and one snorkel dive

The Fine Print

Expires Jun 12th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Reservation required. Must sign waiver. Must be 10 or older. Extra $50 fee for scuba cylinder rental and fills and certification card. Services must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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