Scuba Diving - Dive Organizations
ACUC INTERNATIONAL - American
& Canadian Underwater Certifications
American Academy of Underwater
Sciences - A non-Profit group composed of diving scientists
that are dedicated to the establishment and maintenance of
standards for scientific diving.
Bahrain Diving Committee
- Organizes scuba dives in Bahrain, pearl diving trips, and
diving holidays from Bahrain. This Scuba Diving web site includes
underwater photographs, message board, and information about
State Council of Divers (BSC) - Is made up of over 700
individual divers, clubs, dive shop owners, charter boat captains,
scuba instructors and other interested persons throughout
Association - The Controlling Body of Underwater Hockey
in the United Kingdom.
Cave Divers Association
of Australia - Official website of the CDAA. Information
on training, dive sites, site maps, news, instructors, products
DAN - Divers
Alert Network - A non-profit and international organization,
known within the diving community for its emergency hotline,
provides Dive Safety and Medical Information, medical research
programs, first aid training programs, emergency oxygen equipment,
and affordable accident insurance.
Club - Scuba club run by Delta Air Lines employees. Dive
discussions and club dives are regular events. Associate memberships
available for non-Delta employees.
DEMA - Diving Equipment &
Marketing Association - Represents companies whose mission
is to promote and help provide growth within recreational
DIR Quest - All about
D.I R. SCUBA diving.
Divefun Scuba Diving Club
- A U.K. web based diving club that is here to put the fun
back into diving.
- A membership association serving the recreational scuba
Global Underwater Explorers
- Organized to provide the diver with safety oriented diving
programs with an emphasis on environmental protection and
Hammerheads: The Online
Diving Community - The HammerHeads are scuba diving enthusiasts
who are on a mission to keep divers diving! Purely a social
group, the HammerHeads are always looking for new friends
through monthly group outings. HammerHeads make it a point
to share their diving experiences through underwater photography
and enjoy group dives, theme parties, social events and competing
for prizes. Above all, the HammerHeads are out there trying
to create a buzz about what they love more than anything else...diving!
Harlow Sub Aqua Club
- Harlow sub aqua club have there own inland dive site, pool,
RIB & diving equipment. Regula trips, photos on site.
We are made up of BSAC,PADI and SAA divers and welcome both
new and experienced divers. We meet at Harlow pool Every Wednesday
at 20.00 come along for a swim if you don't fancy a dive.
- The Handicapped Scuba Association is an independent training
and certifying agency that specializes in recreational diving
for people with disabilities.
of Dive Rescue Specialists / IADRS - The IADRS is a non-profit
organization for rescue & recovery SCUBA divers. Members
receive SEARCHLINES, a bi-monthly magazine for water rescue
- Providing Para Medic Training for Commercial and Recreational
Scuba Instructors. HSE/IMCA training standards for Commercial
Diving. HSE (UK) medical required for ALL programmes. Courses
offered are DMT-Basic, DMT-Intermediate, DMT-Para Medic, Hyperbaric
Chamber Operations and Emergency Diving Accident Management.
NAUI Services Canada
- Official distributor for NAUI products and services in Canada
including non-leadership certifications.
Society - Organizes local shore dives, boat dives, and
other diving trips. Contains information about members' diving
trips to local and distant sites, equipment and training.
Offshorejax - This
is a club site for offshore Jacksonville / North Florida divers.
It also has a lot of spearfishing photos and an online discount
Reef eXplorers Network
- The World Wide R.E.N. - The R.E.N. is a collection of
SCUBA Diving Retailer friendly publications, & a Networking
Group, created to assist Dive Shops compete locally &
globally on the Internet.
Sea Dogs Dive Club - A non-profit association that promotes
diving awareness within the South Shore of Nova Scotia and
surrounding area for all levels of divers by keeping divers
informed about activities in their community.
Texas Gulf Coast
Council of Dive Clubs - A group of SCUBA diving clubs
in the Texas and Gulf Coast area. We offer dive trips and
social activities for people interested in SCUBA diving and
snorkeling. Open to all divers and families.
UK Sport Diving Medical
Committee - This body comprises the medical advisors to
three UK diving organizations - BSAC, SAA and SSAC.
USOA - Underwater
Society of America - The sanctioning body for underwater
sports in the United States, is active in issues affecting
divers right to dive, marine ecology, safety, legislation,
conservation and serves to provide education and information
that keep divers, councils, and clubs aware of the issues
World Association of Scuba
Instructors - An educational organization that provides
training, conducts research and explores aquatic environments
around the world.
Scuba Diving - Dive Safety
ADC: Association of Diving
Contractors - Establishes and encourages industry-wide
observance of uniform safety standards for commercial divers.
A non-profit organization dedicated to the art and science
of safe commercial diving.
of a Mortal Diver - A first hand account of a diver relating
the consequences of decompression sickness, the bends, for
himself and four friends. It is an excellent counterpoint
to the often cursory diving training and over reliance on
dive computers as infallible.
Dive Rescue International
- Provides training to law enforcement, fire rescue, and public
safety SCUBA divers worldwide.
- Dr. Kenneth Vickers a BSAC Dive Leader and General Practitioner
in Manchester UK gives an overview of some aspects of fitness
to dive, along with contact details and some of his diving
LEARN CPR - Information
and training resources for cardio-pulmonary resuscitation,
including games, links, and a video (Quicktime) demonstration
Regulations - Scuba Diving - Regulations from the Occupational
Safety & Health Administration governing employers in
the scuba industry.
underwater - Some information from a study about panic
among divers, and related issues, by Dr. William Morgan, director
of the Sport Psychology Laboratory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
and the principal author of the study.
Safety Page - A SCUBA diving emergency rescue plan and
information about some diving safety equipment.
Scuba Diving - Canada
- Specializing in scuba diving instruction and trips.
Aquasystems Scuba Shops
- Four stores in the Metro Toronto area offering sales and
service of most major brands of diving equipment.
Arctic Kingdom Marine
Expeditions - Personalized adventures with bowhead whales,
narwhal, beluga, walrus and more rare species in the Arctic.
- Campbell River's dive shop. Serving Northern Vancouver Island's
scuba diving needs since 1985.
Big Jims' Dive
Charters - The Vicky-Marie and Bubba are 38 and 30 foot
trawlers that run to shipwrecks in the Kingston area.
Sport Diving - Dive Campbell River and Discovery Passage.
East Coast Diving - Information about diving in Atlantic
Scuba Diver - Information on dive shops, charter boat
companies, dive clubs, and Canadian dive resorts.
Breton Dive Links - Reference site for divers planning
to visit Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Supply - Full service scuba dive shop located at the approach
to Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada offering dive excursions.
- On the St. Lawrence river in the Thousand Island region,
it offers the shipwreck history of the St. Lawrence seaway.
The Dive Shop
- PADI 5 Star IDC facility offering courses and on-line purchasing
of equipment, courses, and vacations.
Dive Site Network - A complete listing of dive sites in
Ontario and Quebec.
dive.bc.ca - a British Columbia
diving resource - Diver's guide to Vancouver Island South
with photos, video and links to diving resourses.
Divercity - Scuba
diving in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
Diver's Den - Located
in Tobermory, the diving capital of Canada. Offering charters
as well as equipment sales and rental.
in Ontario - A site with links to Ontario dive sites and
dive operators as well as current diving news.
- Information on scuba diving in Southern Saskatchewan.
Dons Scuba Dive Shop
- Located in Powell River, BC. Air and NITROX fills, dive
charters, sales, instruction, rentals, repairs and commercial
Reefs Dive Shop - Gulf Islands diving from Gabriola BC.
Greg's Dive Page
- Wreck and dive site information for Ontario divers.
Dive Charters - Dive store, charters, gear, rentals and
NASDS certification training.
Instructor Training with AL
Lambert - PADI instructor initial training and continuing
Jo's Dive Shop - 5-star
PADI IDC, featuring indoor pool, private lessons, charters,
rentals, fitness center.
Dive Center - Located on the waterfront in Kingston, Ontario.
Long Point Divers
- A full service scuba center located in Port Dover, Ontario
Canada, specializing in dive charters on Long Point Bay, Lake
Scuba Diving - A St. Catharines based site focusing on
scuba diving in Southern Ontario.
Wrecks Dive Club - Weekly scuba events are posted for
divers visiting Cape Breton.
Ocean Quest Charters
- Offering diving tours to explore wrecks and swimming with
Ogden Point Dive Center
- Dive charters, wreck diving, PADI certification, rentals,
air fills and showers.
One Stop Diving - Winnipeg
Manitoba dive shop. Padi 4 star and IANTD operations.
Pacific Pro Dive
- A full service PADI dive center.
snorkelling around Vancouver - This site contains pictures
taken during 1998 and 1999.
Dive Charters - Operating out of Port Colbourne,Ontario,Canada.
Underwater photos of some of the local wrecks as well as brief
Dive Ventures - Dive the reefs and shipwrecks of Barkley
Sound, located on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, B.C.
Scuba 2000 / The Wetshop
- 5* PADI facility offering training from openwater scuba
diver to instructor.
Scuba 2000 Dive Centre
- Try scuba diving free in our tropical dive pool ... all
you need is a bathing suit! No charge! No obligation! Just
Diving in Alberta - Information about diving sites in
the various regions of Alberta.
Diving Ontario Jus4fun - Guide to scuba diving charters
Scuba Shack -
Muskoka's only full service recreational and technical dive
facility. Dive the Waome.
The Scuba Zone
- Dive Ellison Park and the wreck of the Bobby McKenzie. Full
service PADI dive shop.
- Shallon Charters is a diving, sightseeing and research charter
boat operation centered in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Sundown Diving Training
- Located at Nanaimo, Vancouver Island on the Canadian West
Coast. Information on courses and dive charters.
Torpedo Rays Scuba Adventures
- Diving instruction and gear...buy, sell, rent.
Underwater Club Ice Floe Race - Home of the Annual Ice
Floe Race, held in Peterborough, Ontario every March.
B.C. Scuba Page - Dive sites in British Columbia.
Upper Canada SCUBA Inc.
- PADI Training from Open Water (beginner) to Instructor levels.
IANTD Technical training and equipment.
- Scuba travel, gear, training, water skis and water toys.