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

The ERD Instructor course is designed to cross over current open water instructors with public safety diver experience, current open water instructors teaching independent public safety diver specialties and other public safety diver instructors. The program is divided into two (2) sections, An Instructor Development Course (IDC) and an Instructor Evaluation course (IEC).

** There is also a course called ERD Instructor Course – Non Open Water Instructor. This course is designed for those members wishing to teach ERDI courses solely, with no desire to teach recreational or technical SCUBA students. The certification would only allow them to teach in the field of ERDI courses. If interested in this course please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further information and costs.

Duration: Approximately 3 days (IDC Only) – IEC an additional day

Prerequisites for this course are:

  • SDI Open Water Instructor or Equivalent.
  • ERDI Supervisor or Equivelant.
  • Be a minimum age of eighteen (18)
  • Pass a Medical exam administered by a physician
  • CPR1st Aid or equivalent.
  • CPROX or equivalent.
  • Ability to teach ERDI Full Face Mask & Drysuit specialties or ability to obtain certification.
  • 100 logged dives of which 75 are PSD dives either operational or training.

* As an example, the PADI Rescue Diver course would not be considered an equivalent but a PADI approved distinctive PSD specialty outline would be, subject to review.

The price includes: ERDI SOP Manual and ERDI Instructor registration. Additional cost for Instructor Evaluation Course (IEC) based on IEC Instructor rates.

Cost: $1800


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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