In Praise of the Humble Safety Stop

Scuba diver looking at wrist gauge

Safety stops are a critical part of scuba diving safety. We all learned about them in our Open Water Diver course. The concept was reviewed and reinforced in every course after that. Yet I can’t help but feel most divers don’t truly appreciate the importance of the humble safety stop. Let’s take a look at how safety stops reduce risk and […]

Preparing for Dive Class

two people sitting on beach looking at book

This is the time of year that my course schedule for the summer really begins to gel.  The holidays are over, winter has set in, people start thinking about the dive season and what they would like to accomplish this year.  Some divers set their sights on getting additional training and taking their diving to a new level. Once a person […]