There are many questions that come up for divers after the certification program. How do dive computers change when diving at altitude? How does a digital gauge measure depth as I descend? Why does my buoyancy feel so different at 60 feet than at 30 feet? Why doesn’t my tank change pressure as I descend if pressure is increasing? How do 2 different sized tanks both hold 3000 psi of air? How does nitrogen on gas rates really change with depth and do deeper dives really make me more likely to get “bent”? These are all legitimate questions to have as certified divers. The Diving Physics Workshop explains these issues and also covers more practical aspects of diving. Feel free to bring any other questions you may have to class.
The Physics course costs $125 and is typically done on a Saturday afternoon.
Once you have paid you can sign up either in person, over the phone or via email. Just remember to check the schedule tab to make sure you can attend an upcoming class before signing up! As always, if you get stumped or if you have questions that aren’t answered by the website you can always call (617) 277-2216 or shoot us an email at Brookline@ecdivers.com and we’ll do our best to help!
You are also welcome to take Science of Diving – Physics as a private course. The Price structure can be found below:
1 person $225 per person – $225 total
3 People $202.5 per person – $607.5 total
2 People $202.5 per person | $405 total
4 People $202.5 per person| $810 total
Much of the process is the same as normal classes, you’ll pay in advance and fill out much of the same paperwork. We have made a slightly modified form which you can find below. You’ll be emailed the password for this form as soon as you purchase the class!
You’ll be doing all of your scheduling through Kim. She will be in contact as soon as you sign up for class to help schedule a session. If you have any questions before signing up feel free to send Kim an email directly at Kim@ecdivers.com
At East Coast Divers our top priority is to introduce smart, competent, and passionate divers into the world. Which is why several of our courses can be bundled together for a discount to promote the pursuit of dive education.
Our Science of Diving class bundle gives you 10% off the total of all 5 Science of Diving classes. It is popular for those divers pursuing their Dive Master certification, since all 5 Science of Diving courses, as well as the Dive Guide course, are prerequisites for achieving Dive Master.
To take advantage of the course bundle discount, choose the “SOD – 5 Course Bundle” option in the booking area at the top right of this page and the promotion will be automatically applied.