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About Dive Right In Scuba Plainfield
Your source for everything Scuba related! As one of the largest Dive Shops in Illinois, we set ourselves apart with our superb customer service. We know our excellent service pours in to everything we do, which propels us to the top! Inside Dive Right In Scuba you will find one of the largest Repair Facilities, most extensive inventory selections with the best pricing in the nation, training programs for everyone from kids to Police and Fire Departments, and of course our friendly yet knowledgeable staff!
Why Should You Learn To SCUBA Dive?
See The World!
When you come to Dive Right In Scuba our commitment to excellence is quickly acknowledged! We encourage you to check out every dive shop in the area, we know you will come to enjoy our Diving Lifestyle and commitment to earning your continued business!
Come see what sets us apart! Enjoy our website and we look forward to seeing you in the shop.
Complete academic and pool sessions. Ask questions, enjoy the learning.
Complete check out dives for certification. Complete locally or at a vacation destination.
You're certified as a diver. Now What? Come dive with us and keep learning!
Visit our store
We sell all your diving needs, from masks and fins to drysuits, accessories and jewelry. Stop by or call to find out what products we currently have in stock! If we do not have a product in stock, we can always order it. Below are some of the brands we sell as well as links to their websites and the companies they own. If you do not see the brand you are looking for, give us a call at 815 267 8400 !
Full Authorized Retailer
About Dive Right In Scuba Plainfield is an Authorized Dealer for everything we sell. There are no "Grey Market" deals when doing business with us. Every product you purchase from us will have the manufacturer's full warranty. In addition, we strive to ensure you are fully satisfied with each purchase.
BCD Lifetime Service Warranty
All BCD's purchased through About Dive Right In Scuba Plainfield will receive a Lifetime Service Warranty. Every year, send us your BCD and we will clean it as well as service the power inflator and dump valves for FREE!**
We do not want any customer to be dissatisfied with their purchase. If you purchase something from us and it does not satisfy your needs, call us at 815 267 8400 to receive an RMA #.
Test it in Our 89-Degree Pool First!
If you're a local and purchase a Regulator, BCD, Drysuit, or Camera Equipment, you will receive one free pool use to test out your new purchase!
Scuba Diving Courses
As a 5 Star SDI/TDI Professional Development Center and Padi Dive Center, and a PADI Dive Shop, your Dive Right In Scuba Instructors are well versed in teaching the most expansive list of Dive Class Specialties in the Midwest. Now throw in TDI Technical Training for those wanting to go deep on the wrecks of Lake Michigan or exploring caves in Florida, and you know your in the right place for all of your Scuba Training! Well, we also train your local Police and Fire Department dive teams with ERDI Public Safety Diving! Not only are you getting the best training, but you are getting the best Instructors and Support Staff to ensure you are having the time of your life and learning in a safe environment.
Our dive instructors offer some of the best SCUBA instruction in the world!
Dive Right In Scuba teaches the most thorough open water course, providing you with the most flexible schedule to give you the best dive experience in the area. We are also the only ones doing your training in a drysuit, which keeps you warmer and in the water longer. This all equates to more dive time, and a more enjoyable experience!
Wouldn't you feel safer knowing that our Dive Instructors and Instructor Trainers teach people how to go back thousands of feet in caves, hundreds of feet down on wrecks, and do training for Police, Fire, and Lifeguard Dive Teams? Ours do! It is these Instructors who bring their knowledge and love of diving into your class. We have trained over 1000 new students just like you. If your passion doesn't stop there, we teach a LOAD of classes and can even make you a Dive Instructor!
Are you ready to start your adventure?
We offer the best dive training in the industry by the most well known scuba diving agencies in the world, PADI and SDI! Once you finish,you will have worldwide accreditaion and access to dive! Your new scuba certification will have you certified down to 60 feet (over 16 years of age) or 40 ft (10-15 years old). Remember, your training doesn't stop here, this is a social hobby and we have lots of dive opportunities.
Checkout some of the diving in our backyard! That little pond in Chicago, Lake Michigan, has some of the best wreck diving in the world.
Here at Dive Right in Scuba, Boy Scouts can earn their scuba diving merit badge!
The merit badge program is tied in with the PADI Open Water Diver certification course. We will supply the Merit Badge Series Manual that needs to be completed, along with the PADI Open Water Manual.
To earn the scuba diving merit badge, you will need to:
Complete the EFR First Aid, CPR and AED course
Complete the PADI Emeregency Oxygen Provider course
Complete a basic swim test, along with a ten minute float
Earn the PADI Open Water Diver rating
Earn your swimming merit badge
In addition, you will need to understand and learn:
The divers' code (as found in the booklets)
Diving hand signals (as found in the booklets)
The eco system (this is completed in our Project AWARE program)
3 career opportunities (this is a task we will assign early in the program for you to complete)
Hypothermia, squeezes, DCI, nitrogen narcosis, motion sickness, fatigue, overexertion, cardiac emergencies, heat reaction, dehydration, aquatic injuries and how to treat cuts and scrapes. (All of these will be taught in the Open Water course, DAN HML program, and the EFR program.)
Cost to earn the SCUBA Merit Badge: The PADI Open Water Diver course cost + an additional $150
By the end of the course, you will have earned your EFR and PADI Emergency O2 Provider certification as well as have earned your swimming merit badge, DAN HML and completed the PADI Open Water Diver Course.
We have many opportunities for children as young as three years old to get involved in Aquatic activities. Our one on one programs starts at age three and can be tailored to the needs of your child. We also have a variety of other programs for older kids to start getting involved in SCUBA and snorkeling. Call or stop in to our dive shop and we can give you more info.
70% of the world lies just below the surface and PADI's Discover Snorkeling is the first step towards exploring the underwater world. Take your first step with confidence with helpful tips and suggestions to make the most of your glimpse into the watery world.
Bubblemaker Birthday Party
Parents - bring your kids diving! For young adventurers the Bubblemaker Party is an introduction to the thrill of breathing underwater. The Bubblemaker party is a unique and exciting party idea!
It's time to snorkel - a new and exciting way! Supplied Air Snorkeling for Youth (SASY) lets you experience the underwater world the easy way - by snorkeling with scuba equipment instead of a snorkel.
The PADI Seal Team is for young divers who are looking for an action-packed, adventurous program filled with exciting scuba "AquaMissions."
Have you ever wondered what it's like to dive with flashlights, take pictures underwater or float effortlessly like an Astronaut? If you have, this is your chance to explore these exciting adventures.