Press releases

DAN Unveils New Air Quality and Dive Boat Safety E-Learning Courses

DURHAM, NC – November 6, 2019 – Divers Alert Network® (DAN®) has released two new e-learning courses for dive professionals, boat operators and anyone interested in learning more about safe diving... more

World Shootout Photographer of the Year Competition Deadline Approaching

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Deadline >> November 1st, 2019

NAUI Announces 2019 Award Recipients

NAUI celebrates the dedication and contributions of NAUI members past and present who have made significant contributions to the Association and the sport of diving.

PSI-PCI offers traditional discount to NAUI members at DEMA Show

Tampa, Fla., (September 17, 2019) – The National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI) Worldwide once again has agreed to co-sponsor the Visual Cylinder Inspection® class hosted by PSI-PCI... more

Dive Industry Comes Together to Support Families of M/V Conception Victims

DURHAM, NC – September 12, 2019 – Organizations throughout the diving industry have joined forces to raise money for the families who lost loved ones in the Conception tragedy. We are calling upon... more

2019 Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition Announced

The Underwater Photography Guide is pleased to announce that the prestigious Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition 2019 will be accepting images today through November 30, 2019!

2019 Registration Open for NAUI Workshops at DEMA Show

Tampa, Fla. (August 1, 2019) – Registration is now open for NAUI Worldwide’s exhibitor-sponsored workshops and seminars at DEMA Show in Orlando, Florida! Qualified dive industry professionals... more

Bahamas Diving Association Member Update after Hurricane Dorian

The Bahamas Diving Association would like to express our hearts and prayers to those operators in the Abacos and portions of Grand Bahama Island as they recover and rebuild from Hurricane Dorian... more

One Space Available on the Arenui's South Forgotten Islands Cruise

South Forgotten Islands Cruise 13 Days/12 Nights Maumere-Saumlaki Cruise from October 8-20, 2019.

AIDA Introduces First Aid Course Designed for Freedivers

AIDA is pleased to announce the launch of the FEMR (Freediving Emergency Medical Responder) course, a new first aid course that includes a special emphasis on freediving-related medicine.

DEMA Announces 2019 Reaching Out Award Recipients

DEMA is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of DEMA's Reaching Out Award! Find out who will be honored at this year's DEMA Awards Party and learn more about their significant contributions to... more

PADI Women’s Dive Day 2019 Rallies Dive Community to Be a Force for Good

On Saturday, 20 July 2019, PADI® Dive Centers, Resorts and Professional Members hosted more than 770 events in 83 countries for the fifth annual PADI Women’s Dive Day. The day brought together... more

DAN Awards Prestigious Hamilton Research Grant to Jens-Christian Meiners

DURHAM, NC – July 17, 2019 – Divers Alert Network® (DAN) has awarded the 2019 DAN/R.W. Hamilton Dive Medicine Research Grant to Dr. Jens-Christian Meiners to fund his research in the mechanics of... more

Global PADI Women’s Dive Day Events Give Back to Our Blue Planet

 On 20 July 2019, PADI Dive Centers and Resorts will host thousands of divers for PADI Women’s Dive Day, a global celebration of shared adventure... more

NAUI Worldwide Releases Schedule of Events for DEMA Show 2019

Tampa, Fla. (July 16, 2019) – The National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI) Worldwide, a leader in diver training and education, is pleased to announce the release of its 2019 DEMA... more

DAN Encourages Divers to Enjoy Lobster Mini Season Safely

DURHAM, NC – July 10, 2019 – Florida’s Spiny Lobster Sport Season (“mini season”) is only two weeks away. The annual two-day event, which will take place on July 24 and 25, is eagerly anticipated... more