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  • Beginner divers

    Beginner diving tips to avoid danger

    Safety is almost always at the forefront of any divers thinking, but occasionally and commonly even the most experienced and qualified enthusiasts find themselves in an uncomfortable situation.  The inevitable will come for every diver when a little surprise catches them off guard and they need to re-group a little to regain control of the […]

  • Tech Dive Technical Diving. Wellington NZ Sea Adventures

    Simple is good, Complex is Dumb

    I have known since my first days as a diver that people under stress are fighting panic and tend to make wrong choices. In an emergency, divers need a limited number of survival responses. The main danger with Scuba is no air. We need to get gas quickly, either from a buddy or the surface. […]

  • go-pro nz sea adventures wellington

    Your first step in diving as a career!

    Your adventure into the professional levels of recreational scuba diving begins with the PADI Divemaster program. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills to the professional level. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities, qualifying you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers. PADI […]

  • Safe and Enjoyable Diving – Wellington and NZ

    With the advent of long summers and great diving on offer, it’s surprising how much underwater time you can clock up and in no time you can feel there is nothing that can go wrong.  This is true if you are following safe diving practices and using common sense so we’ve put together some of our […]

  • Gif - PADI Master Scuba Diver, NZ Sea Adventures, Dive Courses, Wellington

    Tips & Hints: Getting your Master Scuba Diver rating

    It’s all about getting out SCUBA diving… Finding the time to get out diving after your course with the dive instructor can be hard, you’ve got all those other things that come up that just don’t seem to let you get away…. Make time: The answer is simpler than you think.  What you need to […]

  • New Zealand Sea Adventures

    The BEST dive course you will ever take…

    This course is SERIOUS FUN!!! “Challenging” and “Rewarding”  These words probably best describe the PADI Rescue Diver course. Building upon what you’ve already learned during your diving to date, this course expands your knowledge and prepares you to deal with any problems you may encounter, on and under the water. The Rescue Course is the […]

  • KISS Classic CCR Rebreather, NZ Sea Adventures Wellington Diving

    Learning to dive a Closed Circuit Rebreather

    It was a very exciting day when I took possession of my first CCR. I had been diving scuba since 1972 and had a couple of thousand dives. With that background I hoped it would be easy. What a rude shock awaited me – so, let’s start at the beginning. When we learn to dive a re-breather (CCR), […]

  • after work scuba diving nz sea adventures wellington

    Why do “After Work” diving on Thursdays?

    Most importantly, if you are anything like us you’ll take every opportunity to get in the water to do some SCUBA Diving….   A little more on this; Getting out mid-week for an after work dive is a great way to add a little fun and excitement to your week. If you are a new Open Water […]