Recreational Scuba Courses


The truth is that snorkeling is simple, fun, inexpensive, has no age barriers and can be experienced nearly anywhere. Join us for one of our Discover Snorkeling trips.(1 Day)

What do I need? 
Great Attitude and Ready for some fun.

Price: $100 

Skin Diver

The PADI Skin Diver course is a simple training program for those interested in exploring the underwater world using skin diving equipment. (1 Day)

What do I need? 
Minimum age: 8

Price: $100 

Discover Scuba

The PADI Discover Scuba Diving program lets you experience the thrill of diving under the supervision of a PADI Professional in pool or pool-like conditions. During your adventure, you’ll master some basic concepts and scuba skills and might even head off to experience an open water adventure. (1 Day)

What do I need? 
Minimum age: 10
A completed and signed Discover Scuba Diving brochure

Price: $100 

Open Water / Jr. Open Water

Now is the time to dive into the PADI Open Water Diver course, the most popular dive program in the world! This is your ticket to a lifetime of intense adventure with PADI, the dive company that sets the standards in the global diving community.(3-4 days)

What do I need? 
Minimum age: 12 (10 and 11 for Jr. Open Water Cert.)
Mask, Fins, Snorkel, signal device, Bag, Weights & Weightbelt (Gear Discount when enrolled in Course)

Price: $399 + books

Price Includes:  Use of JND Scuba’s BCD, wetsuit, regulator, alternate air source, computer, compass, tanks, open water Dives, lifetime certification, lifetime refresher classes AND your first dive T-shirt.  

Refresher Course

Are you a certified diver? Have you been out of diving for longer than 6 months or just want to freshen up on some skills? Then join JND Scuba/Dixie Divers in a refresher course.  If you have been previously certified by JND/Dixie Divers, your refresher course is FREE!

What do I need? 
Scuba Diving Certification

Price: $199 includes a day in the pool and classroom AND a 2 tank boat dive (gear rental included) Must also do the online PADI Reactivate to obtain an updated card.

If you are unable to join us on an open water dive, then the cost is $150 plus the cost of the online Reactivate and includes the use of our gear, one tank and refresher in the pool and classroom for one day.

Advanced Open Water / Jr. Advanced Open Water

After successfully completing the course, you’ll receive the Advanced Open Water Diver certification. This allows you to participate in more advanced diving activities with a maximum recommended depth limit of 30 meters/ 100 feet. In addition, you will gain experience and skills under the direct guidance of a dive professional. 
This course consists of 5 dives, which consists of 1 Deep Dive (70 – 100 ft), 1 Navigation Dive and your choice of 3 more Adventure Dives.(3 days)

What do I need? 
Minimum age: 15 (12 for Jr. Advanced Open Water Cert.)
PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification)
Adventures in Diving Manual

Price: $369 +book

Rescue Diver

The PADI Rescue Diver program develops your knowledge and skills so you can effectively perform diver assists and rescues, manage diving accident situations and render first aid. The program is an important step in expanding your knowledge and experience as a diver. (3-4 days)

What do I need? 
Minimum age: 15 (12 for Jr. Rescue Diver Cert.)
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification)
Current CPR & First Aid cert.
Rescue Diver Crew-Pak

Price: $399 + Book 

CPR/First Aid

Take a step toward emergency preparedness and meet PADI Rescue Diver prerequisites with Emergency First Response. As one of the foremost international CPR and first aid training companies, Emergency First Response gives you the confidence to respond to medical emergencies — not just in the diving world, but in your every day world with your family, friends, neighbors and coworkers too. 
Emergency First Response courses encompass:

  • CPR for adults
  • First aid for adults
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training

Price: $125 includes book 

Master Scuba Diver

This certification denotes that you’ve reached the highest recreational diver level in the PADI System of diver education. PADI Master Scuba Diver indicates you have a significant amount of training and experience in a variety of dive environments.

What do I need? 
Minimum age: 15 (12 for Jr. Master Diver Cert.)
PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification)
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification)
PADI Rescue Diver (or qualifying certification)
5 PADI Specialty Courses

Price: $125 + 5 Specialty Courses