What You'll Get
Impossible feats become possible when you're wearing a snorkel, from breathing underwater to looking cool in flippers. Turn heads with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $229 for a basic scuba-certification course (a $550 value)
- $249 for an advanced scuba-certification course (a $600 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. During the basic course, 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. Advanced classes build on scuba skills with navigation, low visibility, and deep dives. 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 or six 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 pufferfish can hear.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Limit 1 per visit. Appointment required. 24-hr cancellation notice required. Must sign waiver. Must be 10 or older. Must have open water certification or basic SCUBA diver certificate for advanced course. Services must be used by the same person. Extra $125 fee for scuba cylinder rental and fills and certification card. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About 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.