SCUBA Courses

Learn to dive with the professionals at Extreme Sports

Open water SCUBA diver course $349

- Includes SDI educational materials.
- Includes two classroom sessions, two to three pool sessions, and two days of Open Water at the lake.
- We supply all equipment except a snorkel and a pair of dive boots!
- This course provides an international certification provided through Scuba Diving International. A student can then go anywhere in the world and dive. This course is the first step in diving.

PRIVATE OPen water SCUBA diver course $749

- Perfect choice for someone who cant make our scheduled classes or someone who has trouble in a class setup. One-on-one teaching is the key for some.
- Includes SDI educational materials.
- Includes two private classroom sessions, two to three private pool sessions, and two days of private Open Water at the lake.
- We supply all equipment except a snorkel and a pair of dive boots!
- This course provides an international certification provided through Scuba Diving International. A student can then go anywhere in the world and dive. This course is the first step in diving.

inactive diver / refresher SCUBA course $149

- Skills and water review for previously-certified divers who haven't dove in years.
- We recommend this class to any diver who has not been in the water in 5+ years.
- Includes one classroom session, one pool session, and one day of Open Water at the lake.
- We supply all equipment except a snorkel and a pair of dive boots!
- Includes new SDI card.
- Private Open Water classes are available for purchase, just contact us.
- This price is for our Scheduled classes. For a private inactive diver course, please call.

advanced specialty courses $149

Specialty courses are key in forwarding your education and skill in diving.
Here is a list of all the specialty courses that we offer:
- Advanced Adventure Diver $229
- Advanced Buoyancy Control
- Boat Diver
- Computer Nitrox Diver
- Deep Diver
- Drift Diver
- Dry Suit Diver
- Full Face Mask Diver
- Night-Limited Visibility Diving
- Search and Recovery Diver
- Sidemount Diver (Coming soon)
- Underwater Navigation Diver
- Underwater Photographer Diver
- Underwater Videographer Diver
- Wreck Diver

- Includes all SDI educational materials if applicable. Some courses do not have required reading material.

Some courses may be subject to availability. Call 417-659-9009 to sign up today!

computer nitrox diver (breathing gas) $129

When an Open Water diver finishes their certification and completes a few dives, they usually want to expand their skill and education. The SDI Nitrox course is the perfect option for people wanting to increase their bottom times during their dives, reduce surface intervals in-between dives, and reduce post-dive exhaustion.

- Includes SDI educational materials.

advanced diver course $449

To become an Advanced Diver, a diver must complete four SDI Specialty Courses (only one course without dives, such as nitrox), and proof of 25 logged dives. We offer the Advanced Diver Course by itself that contains four Specialty Courses. This is a cheaper option for someone wanting to complete all of their specialties in a timely manner in once simple price. You'll receive your 4 specialty certifications as well as an Advanced Diver certification.

- Includes SDI educational materials.

rescue diver course $199

The SDI Rescue Diver course is designed to develop the knowledge and necessary skills to effectively perform diver rescues and assist and administer the necessary first aid in the event of an emergency.
- Must provide proof of Advanced Adventure Diver certification, or Open Water diver and 40 logged open water dives.
- Minimum age 18, 15 with parental consent.

- Includes SDI educational materials

master diver course $599

To become a Master Diver, a diver must complete four Specialty Courses (only one course without dives - such as nitrox), the SDI Rescue Diver course, and proof of 50 logged dives. We also offer the Master Diver course by itself; this contains four specialty courses and your SDI rescue course. You'll receive your 4 specialty certifications as well as a Master Diver certification. (To receive your Advanced certification card, Extreme Sports charges an extra $24 for the card).

- Includes SDI educational materials.

solo diver course $199

The SDI Solo Diving course is the practice of self reliant scuba diving without a "dive buddy". Solo diving, once considered technical diving and discouraged by most certification agencies, is now seen by many experienced divers and some certification agencies as an acceptable practice for those divers suitably trained and experienced.
- Minimum age 21
- Must provide proof of 100 logged dives

- Includes SDI educational materials

sdi divemaster course $899

The SDI Divemaster Course is the first professional level certification. During the course you will learn how to work with divers, lead certified divers, and act as a dive guide showing divers underwater dive sites and the marine life that inhabits those dive sites, You will increase your knowledge about physics and physiology in diving as well as increase your proficiency with your scuba and your snorkeling skills. This course does not allow you to teach SCUBA diving, but graduates are able to assist an active SDI Instructor during approved diving courses provided the activities are similar to the graduate's prior training. Graduate's are also able to supervise and conduct dives for certified divers, provided the activities are similar to the graduate's prior experience and training.

During this course, you will be assisting and/or sitting through classes by Extreme Sports Inc. in the teaching of Open Water SCUBA courses. This is only for the duration of the Divemaster course and you, the individual, are required to have your own professional liability insurance for SCUBA (available though SDI and DAN).

- Minimum age 18
- Certified Advanced Adventure Diver or equivalent; advanced certification must include verifiable experience in deep, navigation, night and limited visibility specialties.
- Certified SDI Rescue Diver or equivalent
- Provide proof of current CPR, first aid and oxygen provider (where local law permits)*
- Provide poof of at least 40 logged dives (see 3.11 for number of dives/hours required for graduation)
- Includes SDI educational materials

sdi assistant instructor course $899

The SDI Assistant Instructor Course is designed to build on the SDI Divemaster Program by gaining practical teaching experience, learning to prepare lesson plans, and give academic presentations. You will work with an instructor to gain experience teaching before moving on the the SDI Open Water SCUBA diver Instructor level. Once you complete the Specialty Instructor training with a qualified SDI Instructor Trainer, you can become qualified to teach several SDI Specialty Diver Courses. Upon successful completion of this course, graduates may teach and certify students in the SDI Snorkeling Course, conduct the SDI Inactive Diver Course, Conduct the knowledge quest review in the SDI Open Water SCUBA Diver course under the guidance of an active SDI Instructor, assist an active SDI Instructor during approved diving courses, supervise and conduct dives for certified divers provided the activities are similar to the graduate's prior training, and teach approved specialties after receiving instructor training in those specialties.

During this course, you will be assisting and/or sitting through classes by Extreme Sports Inc. in the teaching of Open Water SCUBA and specialty courses. This is only for the duration of the Assistant Instructor course and you, the individual, are required to have your own professional liability insurance for SCUBA (available though SDI and DAN).

- Minimum age 18
- Certified SDI Divemaster or equivalent
- Provide proof of current CPR, first aid and oxygen provider (where local law permits)*
- Provide proof of at least 60 logged dives or 50 logged dives and 25 hours of underwater accumulated time
- Possess the minimum instructional equipment, as defined in leadership course standards section two of this manual
- Includes SDI educational material

LOOK AT WHAT OUR STUDENTS HAVE TO SAY

"If you want to get certified to dive, I highly recommend going to Extreme Sports. The instructors are amazing, and they will do everything they can to make you comfortable"
Dayle Chasten
From Missouri, USA
"You tend to forget this is a business because after a couple of visits, everyone treats you like family. My scuba diving journey has been an amazing experience and I owe most of it to my family at Extreme."
Sonny Johnson
From Missouri, USA
"Very helpful people. They understand what it means to be a beginner, and they don't make you feel uncomfortable about being one."
Tawnya Taylor
From USA
"Everyone at Extreme Sports is extremely knowledgeable and friendly. I highly recommend attending a 'Try it Tuesday' event to literally get your feet wet. You won't be disappointed!"
Ryan Paul
From Missouri, USA