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Schedule of Classes

Explore our latest schedule and find the right class for you! Please contact us to schedule your next class.

 

Classes

Aug

8
Wed
@ Diver's World
6pm to 9:30pm
Jim Zalas
NAUI Dive Instructor #18754

Jim obtained a NAUI Scuba Diver certification in 1994 and became a NAUI instructor in 1996. Jim teaches our Scuba Diver course and NAUI specialty courses. One of his hobbies is photography; both above and below the water. Take the NAUI Underwater Photography Specialty course with Jim and he will teach you about underwater video, 35mm film camera and underwater digital photography! During the winter months Jim is a PSIA Ski Instructor at Peek ‘n Peak ski resort. His favorite dive location is Morehead City, North Carolina where he enjoys diving Naval Vessels sunk by German U-boats during WWII. Diving the German U-352 U-boat is one of his most memorable dives.

21
Tue
Diver's World/ Prep
Tuesdays for 6 weeks

Class @ DW 6pm – 8pm

Pool @ Prep 8pm – 10:30pm

Matt Dickey
NAUI Instructor Trainer, NAUI Dive Instructor #54435
Matt is owner of Diver's World,  a certified NAUI Instructor and NAUI Instructor Trainer. He started his interest in diving while at the University of Kentucky in 1988. Matt became really involved in the sport after dropping into Diver's World and meeting Bill Legler whose enthusiasm is infectious. He is an avid diver who enjoys learning about marine life and God's fascinating underwater kingdom. Come join Matt on one of our exciting dive trips and you will also be hooked on our amazing marine biosphere. 

Sep

9
Sun
DW / Prep Aquatics Center
Sundays for 5 weeks

9:00am-3:30pm

Larry Schaller
NAUI Dive Instructor #11653

In 1980 Larry's brother-in-law talked him into trying scuba diving. The brother-in-law then promptly moved away but Larry was hooked continuing on to become a NAUI instructor in 1989. Larry teaches our Eastside YMCA program on Sundays as well as Advanced, Wreck and Ice diving. Larry particularly enjoys hearing about the students’ experiences after they get certified and says “try it and see how easy and fun Scuba is!”. Larry is also the Erie area's Boy Scouts of America Scuba Merit Badge counselor. 

Don’t see what you are looking for? Call us! We are always working on the next classes and schedules. We can find the right course for you!

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Training Dives & Fun Local Trips

Here is our most recent schedule for training dives and other local events and charters. You must call ahead and schedule your dive with Diver’s World: scheduled dives are weather and attendance dependant. .

Events

Jul

25
Wed
Fun Dives
Meet at Freeport 6pm.
BD Dive*, FUN DIVES, ADV, SD
28
Sat
Niagara River Training Dive
Niagara River drift dive
FUN DIVES, ADV, MASTER, , NITROX
31
Tue
Air Consumption Clinic
Are you an "air hog"? Learn more about your air consumption and how to improve it. Pre-requisite: Finning Clinic

Aug

1
Wed
Fun Dives
Meet at Freeport 6pm.
BD Dive*, FUN DIVES, ADV, SD
4
Sat
Lake Erie Wreck Charter
Join us for training dives. 8am departure
DEEP, , ADV, MASTER, , NITROX, WRECK
4
Sat
OW Training Dives
Leave DW @ 8am meet at Lake at 8:30am
FUN DIVES, ADV, SD
5
Sun
Florida Keys 2018
Dive the Florida Keys! dates tentative
FUN DIVES
5
Sun
OW Training Dives
Leave DW @ 8am meet at Lake 8:30am
FUN DIVES, ADV, SD
8
Wed
Fun Dives
Meet at Freeport 6pm.
BD Dive*, FUN DIVES, ADV, SD
15
Wed
Fun Dives
Meet at Freeport 6pm.
BD Dive*, FUN DIVES, ADV, SD
18
Sat
Niagara River
Niagara River drift dive and picnic! meet at Grand Island Burger King @ 10:10am
BD Dive*, FUN DIVES
19
Sun
Lake Erie Wreck Charter
Join us for training dives. 8am departure
DEEP, , ADV, MASTER, , NITROX, WRECK

Nov

1
Thu
Philippines 2018
Mandarin Fish .. what more needs to be said?
FUN DIVES, ADV, MASTER, SD

Jan

20
Sun
Saba 2019
Join us on an exotic excursion to the tiny island of Saba in the Caribbean

*BD Dive: These are Blue Dolphins Club dive that are OPEN TO ALL certified divers! Come join the fun. The club member in parenthesis is leading the dive so please contact them or Diver’s World for details.

**please note: These are the planned dives for the scheduled date. Even though a dive type is listed, you must call ahead to ensure that we have the right equipment for your certifications! We are environmentally (and economically) minded and do not haul excess equipment around if someone has not registered for a training dive.