Hope you are all doing well and enjoying the lovely sunny days the past week. The pool is crystal clear and still registering a very healthy 27 degrees so come around, jump in and blow some bubbles.
Scuba diving, in general, is still taking a knock in terms of COVID-19 with “recreational” international travel being prevented, however, interprovincial travel is allowed so we are supporting local and keen on exploring new local sites such as Cape Town and Port Elizabeth.
We still have space on our trip to Aliwal Fri 26 - Sun 28 Feb 2021 With some awesome Shark, wreck, and reef Dives come and check out the TIGER SHARKS with us.
We had a small certification ceremony for the divers that qualified on courses from last year Dec till now and would just like to congratulate you all again on your achievements in your diving adventures.
Charl Marais – Freediving Instructor-Trainer From Cape Town, will be visiting Johannesburg and hosting a Freediving BOOTCAMP at SCUBAVERSITY Space Limited to 4 Freedivers, Register today to avoid disappointment.
Assistant Instructor Course is your second step into a professional diving career and will lead you to many adventures including your PADI scuba instructor rating, You can act as an instructional scuba assistant and assume limited teaching responsibilities.
Divemaster is your first step into a professional diving career and will lead you to many adventures including your PADI scuba instructor rating, Divemasters is not just about improving your skills and leading dives but also life experience.
We work so hard for our Open water, Advanced, Rescue, and Pro diving qualifications, and one way to show it off is to have a collection of certification cards, "there is always that one diver that has the one card you want or have not yet received or misplaced.
Weekend Breakaway to Aliwal. Listed as one of SA's top 10 Dive sites, This dive site gives you the opportunity to experience everything that is great about diving Sharks, Wrecks, Reef, Drift, and launches that are African style exciting!
Sodwana is legendary, Sunshine, warm 28-30° flat seas awesome visibility, and expect the occasional Manta…. Those who have been there know and have done it more than once, and keep coming back. Situated within the reserve we will be geared for an easy diving Holiday. The food is good, accommodation is great and best of all there is a range to fit everyone’s budget. This is undoubtedly the best Sodwana trip of the year so don’t miss out!
Explore the beautiful and colourful reefs of the Eastern Cape and come face to face with Ragged Tooth Sharks in their natural environment. Stay with us at The Courtyard Hotel, which offers the best of beach, and leisure activities. It is located opposite Humewood Beach, ten minutes from the airport. It also offers complimentary WiFi, a fitness room; a sparkling swimming pool and a restaurant.
Komati Springs offers spectacular shear walls plummeting into the depths. This is set in a beautiful tranquil environment with lush vegetation, ideal environment for some exciting inland diving – something different to Miracle or Bass.
SCUBAVERSITY WE NEED YOU TO HELP SAVE THE MAKO SHARK
YOU CAN DO YOUR SHARK SPECIALITY WITHOUT HAVING TO DO THE DIVES Come and learn all about the MAKO Shark We are supporting the Project Aware Foundation in making the South-African government aware of the decline of Atlantic Shortfin Makos. These highly migratory sharks are fished by many countries for meat, fins, and sport, and are in dire need of international catch limits. The inherently vulnerable, ecologically vital, Shortfin Mako is classified by IUCN( International Union for Conservation of Nature ) as endangered and listed under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES). . For three years running, the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) has failed to act on clear and urgent scientific advice to ban retention of seriously overfished North Atlantic Shortfin Makos.
FINALLY, OUR CALENDAR IS AVAILABLE IN DIGITAL FORMAT FOR NOW PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME DATES MAY CHANGE DUE TO COVID REGULATIONS WITHOUT NOTICE PLEASE CHECK IN WITH THE DIVE CENTER OR COMPLETE ONLINE BOOKING FORMS FOR CONFIRMATION ON REQUESTS