We offer the full range of PADI certification courses from Open Water Diver up to and including select TEC courses. While we are happy to introduce new divers to the underwater world, AMRS specializes in training Public Safety Divers! Our core belief is that proper training saves lives.
We provide both professional Public Safety Diver training as well as the full range of PADI recreational diver courses. PSD dive training will come to your location... minimum number of students required. Training can start from Open Water thru PSD or at any point in between, call for more information or a quote. We are an authorized Aqua Lung Public Safety and Professional dealer and service center with the full range of professional equipment. We also sell and service OTS FFM's, Shearwater Dive Computers, SubSalve Lift Bags, Fisher Electronics. We provide Regulator services, Drysuit repair and offer full cylinder services as a current PSI/PCI service center. We just added Rescue Tech to our list of dealerships. So you can now purchase the finest products for High Angle, Swiftwater, Confined Space, Search & Rescue, Water Rescue or fall protection. All equipment complies with applicable NFPA & OSHA requirements.
All courses are fully underwritten and approved by PADI. That means certifications never expire, and are recognized world wide. Training is conducted by a current teaching status, fully insured PADI Master Instructor so you can be sure that you are receiving your training from a reputable source! With the Gulf of Mexico only minutes away we have world class wreck diving on our doorstep as well as crystal clear Florida springs a couple of hours away available as an option when needed. We also travel several times a year, keep checking for upcoming trips!!
We offer dive training for all ages 10 and up, so the entire family can enjoy the underwater world.
4 day course which covers PSD basics and team operations. Teams will learn the proper equipment needed, basic patterns, recovery and diver rescue technique's as well as PSD history and safety procedures. Prerequisite is PADI Advanced Open Water diver or equivalent certification from another approved agency.
1 day course which demonstrates multiple methods for recovering submerged vehicles safely, without further damage to the vehicle. Use of lift bags, trolley lines, and other methods for both initial location and recovery are covered. Prerequisite is PADI PSD or equivalent.
1 day course which demonstrates multiple methods for locating and recovering remains in various stages of decomposition. Advanced searches and lift techniques with bags are also covered. Prerequisite is PADI PSD or equivalent.
1 day course which covers use and employment of underwater metal detectors in the PSD environment. Proper use of detector along established pattern both in and out of water is explained. Correct model choices and maintenance as well as other types of U/W electronics are discussed. Prerequisite is PADI PSD or equivalent.
1 day course which demonstrates the role of the PSD Surface Support Specialist. Going far beyond a simple line tender, the role covers the many aspects of diver support beginning with site safety, emergency actions, equipment preparation and handling and diver preparation and recovery operations. Prerequisite is PADI PSD or equivalent.
1 day course which takes a much deeper focus on advanced search techniques using multiple jacklines, sieve boxes and other techniques to locate small items of evidence. Prerequisite is PADI PSD or equivalent.
AMRS is one of the very few places where you can earn this coveted certification! Over a period of 1 or 2 days depending on conditions candidates will participate in a full-blown series of scenarios where they will utilize all of their training to demonstrate mastery of their PSD skills.
Upon successful completion they will be awarded the highly desirable
Master Public Safety Diver certification. Prerequisite is PADI PSD and 4 PADI PSD specialties.
*All fees include student materials.
ALL COURSES INCLUDE E-LEARNING AND CREW PACKS WHERE APPLICAL
This is the foundational course for your undersea future. it is critical that you understand the basic concepts of diving, both intellectually as well as physically. That is why we moved to on-line learning for the classroom portion over 10 years ago. You have the opportunity to learn in the comfort of your own home (or anywhere else with access to the net) at your own pace. We then schedule the water dives, normally 2 pool days and 2 open water days.
This is a 2 day course that introduces you to more of what diving offers! Day 1 will consist of 3 dives; Peak Performance Buoyancy, Search & Recovery and Navigation. Day 2 will start with either a wreck or environmental awareness dive, then on to a deep dive. All these dives count as the 1st dive of each specialty. Boat fee's included
The last of the so-called 'core' courses, Rescue Diver teaches you how to recognize and respond to diver emergencies. You will learn how to react to and manage a variety of scenarios involving both panicked and calm divers, while responding both in and out of the water. This course is most effective if taken with the Oxygen Provider, Search and Recovery, and EFR courses. These will be offered at a discount to those interested.
All prices include student materials where applical
This course covers the use of Enriched Air Nitrox and the benefit of increased bottom time within it's limits of use. Students learn how to calculate the best mix, analyze/mark their cylinders, and fill out the paperwork required prior to the dive.
This the Recreational version which teaches the diver how to locate and raise small to medium sized items using different patterns and methods. Treasure, anyone? 1 Day / 3 dives
This course covers the application and use of Oxygen therapy for diver hyperbaric emergencies. Certification allows the student to purchase and fill oxygen systems without a prescription.
This course covers CPR, AED use and Primary and Secondary 1st Aid. Students will learn how to render 1st aid in a variety of scenarios while remaining safe themselves. This course is Coast Guard approved for Mariner's licenses. Recertification (every 2 years) is $45.00
This course builds on knowledge gained in the students Advanced course by adding an in-depth look at using a compass underwater. The student will also learn how certain underwater features can help with orientation. 1 Day/ 3 dives.
This course opens up the exciting world of diving wrecks with actual penetration into the inside. The student will learn how to survey a wreck, finding the best entry and exit points. Line laying, directional markers, proper finning and above all safety will be carefully explained in detail before the last dive takes us into the interior of the chosen wreck. 2 days 4 dives
*price may vary depending on wrecks chosen for training.
This course will train the diver in the specific deep techniques which will open up the maximum depth of 135' for Recreational diving. We will discuss gas management, emergency procedures, hang tanks as well as other relevant topics for the deep diver. 2 days 4 dives
*price may vary depending on trips chosen for training.
Wreck and Deep diver require Advanced Open water certification. Minimum age15
The full line of OTS Masks and Accessories are in stock and ready to increase your diving comfort. Free class with purchase!
The full line of these awesome computers are in stock. We are now an authorized Shearwater Demo Center! Try it before you buy. Rental fee is applied to purchase price!
From 100lbs to 10,000lbs of lift, we have the size of SubSalve professional lift bag to fit your needs.
Public Safety requires equipment and training far beyond the standard for Recreational SCUBA. We carry the full line of Drysuits, Regulators and BCD's, and other equipment designed for the harshest environments
As we come out of the Covid restrictions we will resume our travel destinations. Check back - we will have trips soon again.
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