|OpenWater- Shore Dives Only
Get SCUBA Certified!
If you have always wanted to learn to scuba dive so you can experience the unparalleled adventure of the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts.
*group course consist of 4 or more students (children must be 10 yrs or older)
**course must be completed within one calendar year of sign-up
Once you purchase your course online you will be connected via email with your next steps. Call the Force-E Ft Lauderdale (954-990-5049) to coordinate your course dates, course offered every month.
Shore Dive Only Course Schedule 2024:
Jan 5, 6, 12, 13 Pool Session 1 Fridays at 5pm-8pm
Feb 2, 3, 9, 10 Beach Dives 1 & 2 Saturday am
March 1, 2, 8, 9 Pool Session 2 Fridays at 5pm-8pm
Beach Dives 3 & 4 Saturday am
Additional dates available upon request
The online academics you will do all your reading, videos and test online on your time before you meet with your instructor.
The Confined Water Dives is where you get acquainted with all your dive gear and learn basic diving skills. These are conducted at our very own pool.
Finally, the moment you’ve been waiting for! Your Force-E Instructor will take you out to do 4 shore dives and guide you through the required skills so you can become scuba certified as you dive into the great Atlantic Ocean. These dives are conducted off the local reefs here in Fort Lauderdale and/or on world famous reefs of Lauderdale-by-the-Sea.
You must be in good health and complete an agency-required medical form and have basic swimming skills.
Each student is responsible for his own transportation and transporting SCUBA gear to and from the pool, beach, and boats.
The ocean can be unpredictable. Plan some extra time into your schedule in case of unsafe water conditions.