Hoodsport 'N Dive

Full Service Dive Shop

Hoodsport 'N Dive is the only full-service dive shop right on Hood Canal in the town of Hoodsport, WA. And now our second location in Tumwater (Olympia).

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Rec-Tec-Pro Diver Training

Interested in learning to SCUBA DIVE? Advancing your diving skills? Hoodsport 'N Dive is the place to be!

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Surface Supplied-Public Safety

Interested in advancing your diving skills or the skills of your PUBLIC SAFETY dive team? Need SURFACE SUPPLIED DIVING EQUIPMENT training?

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Cylinder Training Services


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Course Description
Course Price

This course is designed to have students gain practical teaching experience with an active SDI instructor. Upon successful completion of this course, graduates may:
  • Teach and Certify students in the Skin Diver course.
  • Conduct the Inactive Diver/Refresher course.
  • Conduct the Knowledge Quest review in the Open Water Scuba Diver course under the guidance of an active instructor.
  • Assist an active SDI instructor during approved diving courses provided the activities are similar to the graduate’s prior training.
  • Supervise and conduct dives for certified divers provided the activities are similar to the graduate’s prior training.
  • Lead dives 3 & 4 of the Open Water diver course under indirect supervision so long as all required skills have been evaluated by the instructor and the student is proficient prior to the start of dives 3 and 4.
  • Teach approved specialties after receiving training in those specialties.

Prerequisites for this course are:

  • Be at least eighteen (18) years old.
  • Be a certified Divemaster.
  • Hold a current CPR and First Aid certification (i.e. a valid and current CPROX Certification).
  • Have a current medical examination for diving.
  • Have a minimum of forty (40) logged dives.
  • Possess the minimum instructional equipment, as defined in leadership course standards.

The student must assist an active instructor with the following classes. The Student must attend all classes, confined water and open water sessions:

  • One (1) complete Open Water Scuba Diver Course.
    • One (1) limited academic presentation.
    • One (1) limited confined water presentation.
    • One (1) limited open water presentation.
  • Four (4) Specialty Courses.
    • One (1) Rescue Course.


The price includes: all books and course material, and registration.

Cost: $1000


Payment Methods Accepted: Cash, Checks, Visa, MasterCard and PayPal.

*3% additional if using credit card

Hoodsport 'N Dive!

Interested in learning to SCUBA DIVE? Interested in advancing your diving skills or the skills of your PUBLIC SAFETY dive team? Do you need safety training utilizing SURFACE SUPPLIED DIVING EQUIPMENT? Hoodsport 'N Dive is the place to be! Our schedules are CONVENIENT. We understand that your time is valuable therefore we teach our courses during a single session, whether that session lasts 2 hours or 5 days, we stay together until the course is completed. With this style of training you do not have to return numerous times to complete a single course.


For all your Canal and south Sound diving needs.
TUMWATER opened weekdays
Hoodsport Location
Our Address:
PO Box 1445
24080 North Hwy 101
Hoodsport, WA 98548
(360) 877-6818
Hours of Operation:
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday - 10am to 4pm
Wednesday - Closed ( visit our TUMWATER location)
Friday - 10am to 6pm
Saturday – 9am to 5pm
Sunday – 9am to 3pm


Easy I-5 and Hwy 101 access – for all your Puget Sound diving needs.
Visit the HOODSPORT Store for equipment and service on weekends. 
Tumwater (Olympia) Location
Our Address:
3409 Capitol Blvd SE Tumwater, WA 98501
(360) 866-3684
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday - 10am to 7pm
SaturdayClosed for Diving (Hoodsport OPEN)
Sunday –   Closed for Diving (Hoodsport OPEN)
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