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Frequent Questions

FAQ

  1. What are the qualifications to be eligible for this program?

    • Provide proof of service-related PTSD diagnosis
    • Swim 200 yards without any swim or buoyancy aids
    • Float or tread in water too deep to stand for ten (10) minutes. The student's face must remain clear of the water for the duration of the exercise
    • Obtain physician's medical approval

  2. Do you have a schedule of dates for classes?

    We do not have any set dates at this moment. We prefer to work with our Veteran and Dive Buddy teams to find a date that accommodates them. Once we identify a date, we add it to our calendar of events on the web site.

  3. What is the minimum age for Dive Buddies

    Yes, they must be 10 years old and they can only dive with a Guardian after completing the certification per scuba safety guidelines.

  4. Is a Dive Buddy mandatory?

    No, a Veteran can enroll in the program by their self, but we recommend a dive buddy to help encourage the Veteran out of self isolation and interacting with others.