Florida Dive Co

440 N. Volusia Ave, Orange City, FL 32763

Florida Dive Company - Adventure Guides & Training
Discover Scuba Diving Training

Scuba Discovery:

For those who want to test the waters and try scuba, this is the course for you! The Scuba Discovery Program gives you a glimpse of what you can expect to experience in the underwater world as well as what you could expect to learn in the Open Water Scuba Diver course. During this experience program, you will go through the basic safety procedures for enjoyable scuba diving under the watchful eye of an active teaching staff .

You will learn skills such as equalizing your ears, buddy checks, basic buoyancy control, underwater communication, and more. You will also be given an introduction to basic scuba equipment followed by an underwater tour in the local pool or aquatic environment.

Although this is not a scuba certification course, Scuba Discovery experience is a safe, fun, quick and easy introduction to what its like to explore Florida’s underwater ecosystems.

Course prerequisites:

  • Minimum age 18, 10 with parental consent
  • Demonstrate adequate swimming skills and in-water comfort

What will you learn:

  • Review the Scuba Equipment you use and feel how easy it is to explore underwater with your gear.
  • Feel what is like to breath underwater.
  • Learn key skills that you will utilize for every scuba dive.
  • Have fun swimming around and exploring.
  • Learn how to use these skills towards your Open Water Certification.

The Florida Dive Company Difference:

We offer smaller class sizes than a typical dive shop. This means you receive the added benefit of a private class at no additional cost. Our reduced class size allows our students to have direct experience with our Instructors which we believe produces a more knowledgeable, safe and confident diver. We do not rush you or your training as we understand the natural progression of learning as each individual learns at different speeds.

We take pride in our instructional methodology and adhere to our course standards all while providing a safe, fun, and memorable learning experience that will last a lifetime.

No Hidden Fees! (Tipping is not included)


  • Private Class (4 Divers Max)
  • Entry Fees to Dive Location
  • e-Learning Material
  • Same Instructor Throughout Course
  • Quality Rental Equipment (Buoyancy Compensator,
    Regulator Set, 3mm Wetsuit, Dive Computer,
    Tanks & Weights)
  • In Water Training
  • Gear Discounts

What is not included:

  • Tips: ( Florida Dive Company Instructor or Dive Master)
  • Transportation to Training Locations or Dive Sites

Cost: $ 150 (Blue Spring State Park Only)

75.00 – Additional Tank

Note: Alternate Locations Available – additional fees may apply, please call for availability.

Scuba Discovery at Blue Spring State Park (April -Nov)

Rated as one of Florida’s top rated freshwater dive destinations. Florida Dive Company is Blue Springs ONLY approved Scuba Concessionaire. This gives our divers a guaranteed entry into the park. We begin this dive with an easy walk up the scenic boardwalk to our private divers staging area. This location is equipped with diver benches which allow you to assemble your gear and is a short walk to the diver’s entry. After you explore the spring head enjoy a leisurely and gentle drift dive downstream.

Enjoy many freshwater species such as Catfish, Bass, Brim, Gar, Turtles and Manatees. (Wildlife is never guaranteed) Total Dive/Drift time ranges from 20-45 mins or consumption of 2000 psi and with year round 72 degree water temperatures and 100ft of visibility, makes this a perfect dive destination for all levels of diving.

This dive destination makes a great family activity, since divers and snorkelers can participate together.

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