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Scuba Schools International Dive lessons are available with Jo Ann. Dive classes are available for ages 8 years old through senior. Jo Ann specializes in private instruction for children, teens, women, seniors and families. Please check the schedule for your particular needs.

We offer the following types of scuba instruction:

If you do not find a class to suit your particular needs or if you have questions, please email me at: or call 727-543-3171.

Scuba Rangers

Scuba Rangers is for any active kid age 8 to 12. You must have basic swimming skills, be comfortable in the water, and be in good health. Next, you enroll in a Scuba Ranger Development Program. In the program, you work your way through five basic levels. You'll get cool rewards for each level you complete.

Level 1: Red Ranger
Water safety techniques, swimming and snorkeling skills.

Level 2: White Ranger
Snorkel review and first time on scuba.

Level 3: Blue Ranger
More scuba skills and underwater photography.

Level 4: Silver Ranger
More scuba, fun and games.

Level 5: Demo Ranger
Demo Ranger is the highlight, because you proudly demonstrate your skills to parents, family and friends. After Demo Ranger, you get a completion card. You are also eligible to join the Scuba Rangers Club, where the fun really begins. Specialty Scuba Ranger activities are offered every month by Jo Ann. Rangers are expected to make a commitment to learning the proper diving skills and following safe diving practices - and to having fun!

Cost: $299.00 which includes books, video, Ranger shirt, academic course and pool work. Upon successful completion of the program, rangers are eligible to take the Open Water Dive Certification course with Jo Ann.

The Ranger program meets on Saturday mornings and weekday afternoons during the school year. The Ranger program runs Monday through Saturday from 9 AM to noon in the summer months.

Scuba Ranger Specialties

Buddy Ranger:
Bring a friend to try scuba
Cost: FREE!

Photo Ranger:
Learn to take pictures under water
Cost: $99.95 and includes underwater camera

Night Ranger:
Night dives in Weeki Wachee Spring.
Call Jo Ann at 727-543-3171 for more information.

Disney Ranger:
Use Sassy equipment and DIVE DISNEY! Dive the living seas at Disney World on January 8, 2005 at 6:30 PM with Jo Ann. Parents are welcome to participate with their children on request.
Cost is $140.00.
Dive is limited to twelve, so register early.

Scuba Certification Classes

Jo Ann teaches classes for all ages. Family classes are her specialty. Scuba is a great activity for the whole family. Jo Ann is an instructor with Scuba Schools International (SSI)

Scuba diving is serious fun and we want you to enjoy it as much as we do. SSI's family of entry-level scuba and snorkeling programs are designed to get you, your family and friends into the water as quickly as possible, while at the same time, satisfying your individual training needs.

SSI's Personalized Training Approach accelerates the process of making you a serious diver in a way that is comfortable and enjoyable for you. After all, everyone learns at a different pace and has personal objectives for their diving.

Meeting your personal objectives is Jo Ann's goal. Whether your goal is to dive on shallow water reefs, deep water wrecks, or any other type of diving, they can create a training program just for you and get you started on a lifetime of exciting adventure.

Junior Open Water Scuba Certification Class
(Group of 7)
Open for ages 10 - 15 years old
$299.00 per student plus $99.00 for student kit

Adult or Senior Scuba Certification Class
(Group of 7)
Open for ages 18 and over
$299.00 per student plus $99.00 for student kit

Adult or Teen Private Scuba Certification Class
$500.00 plus $99.00 for student kit

Adult or Teen Semi-Private Scuba Certification Class
$400.00 plus $99.00 student kit (Price is per student)

Adult or Teen Private Group Scuba Certification Class
$300.00 plus $99.00 student kit (Price is per student)

Cost includes the student kit, academic work, pool instruction and open water dives. Each student must provide their snorkeling equipment and weights.

Scuba is an activity for the whole family. Special "Family" classes may be arranged. Please contact Jo Ann with questions. Classes can be adapted to fit your schedule and needs.

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