Buying Tickets: Each diver must purchase own online boat ticket and answer required safety questions (per new US Coast Guard rules).
Boarding: Arrive 45 minutes before departure, check-in with divemaster (host), show certification card and come fully prepared with all equipment. Please be neat and tidy on the ship. Make sure you have all your gear built and functioning before departure.
Cancellation Policy: Zero refund within the 7 days of departure date. If beyond 7 days, a $30 reschedule or return fee applies.
Dive Sites: Sites are TBD by "Best Conditons". Visibility, tide & wind control site location. Dive Conditions
Meals: Sorry but it's boat food, so don't expect anything gourmet or super healthy. If you have a specialized meal plan, please bring your own.
Hunting: Spearguns are not allowed. Responsible, state licensed Lobster grabbers ok (male Lobsters only). Learn About CA Lobsters
Gratuity Rule: If you enjoyed the service you received, tip the crew. It's customary here in the US to tip $20pp at the end of the day tip-jar.
Directions: Directions to local dive boats
Equipment: You're responsible for all your own gear & personal items. We are not allowed to make repairs. Rental gear is not available onboard the ships. Back-up gear is for enrolled students only.
Rental: Come fully prepared with gear that you rented for your local dive shop the day before. Our Rental Form
Waiver: Save time by completing the required boat paperwork ahead of time. Signed waivers must be collected before launch. Our Boat Waiver
DAN Protection: Supplemental dive accident coverage is always recommended since most health policies do not cover scuba & sky diving. DAN Diver Protection
Minors: Parent or legal guardian need to board ship and complete waivers before departure.