Tuesday, May 30, 2017

DAN: Divers Alert Network ~ CPR, First Aid, AED, HMLI, and O2

Everyone can save a life...!!! Don't put these skills off until after it's too late.

DAN: Divers Alert Network

• BLS/CPR & First Aid
• Neurogolucal Assessment
• Hazardous Marine Life Injuries
• Oxygen Administration for Scuba Diving Injuries

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLNBaXoals3bLIK-ejEAabNPjYDRED825q

#scuba #DAN #DiversAlertNetwork #CPR #BasicLifeSupport #FirstAid #EmergecyOxygen #HazardousMarineLifeInjuries

Finbert learns about solo diving



#finbert #solodiver #solodiving #scuba

solo diving course is now available... check it out here: https://jcaelitescuba.com/solo/diver.htm

Monday, May 22, 2017

THE GREAT BARRIER REEF IS DEAD, but not as we know it... yet

"It's dead Jim...!!!" Well, but not as we know it. I'm a doctor, not a marine biologist.

#GBR #scuba #GreatBarrierReef #CoralReefs #OceanConservation


https://youtu.be/BO44JlAElXM

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Raja Ampat - best diving in the world



#scuba #rajaampat #scubadiving #divedestinations #indonesia #jcaelitescuba I'M SAVING MONEY STARTING THIS SECOND AND GOING HERE...!!!

Dive sites on Koh Tao Island, Thailand being damaged by divers (SSI Inst...



This is an SSI (Scuba School International) Dive Shop and those are their instructors!  https://youtu.be/sdHq2JPKDOo

Roctopus Dive - Koh Tao, Thailand at https://www.roctopusdive.com/

#SSI #KohTao #Thailand #CoralReefs #OceanConservation

music: Gymnopedie_No_3.mp3 at http://freemusicarchive.org

#scuba #scubadiving #ScubaSchoolsInternational

"Sea lion eats little girl in front of onlookers..." ADVICE POSTED IN BLOG

"Sea lion eats little girl in front of onlookers. 4 from crowd injured in maylay to be the first to upload and monetize video."

For licensing and permission to use, please email: wildanimals@willeatyou.com

https://youtu.be/pMDtibc13fc?t=1m20s



#scuba #sealion #wildanimals #dontfeedwildanimals #viralvideo #STFU

My advice as a scuba instructor that dives with wild animals, "Don't feed them...!!!"

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Endangered Species Day 2017 #EndangeredSpeciesDay #togetherpossible



Endangered Species Day is Friday, May 19, 2017

#scuba #EndangeredSpeciesDay #togetherpossible #hawksbillturtle #stellarsealion #vaquita #bluewhale #frasersdolphin #rightwhale #greenturtle #narwhal #seaotter #bluefintuna #sawfish #polarbear #whaleshark

Friday, May 12, 2017

Good buoyancy skills and techniques are easy! Here are some things to co...



Good buoyancy skills and techniques are easy! Here are some things to consider...

#buoyancytechniques #buoyancyskills #goodbuoyancy #buoyancy #flailing #stopflailing #neutralbuoyancyturtle #howtoimprovebuoyancy

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Don't forget to set your clocks back one hour this Sunday...!!!



#finbert #mothersday #daylightsavings #mothersday2017 #kimmel

NAUI Scuba Rescue Diver and Advanced Rescue Diver information... Sign Up NOW

NAUI Scuba Rescue Diver DVD (section 1 of 4)
https://youtu.be/fPwhWIr_S3U




NAUI Scuba Rescue Diver DVD (section 2 of 4)
https://youtu.be/Uoc87Lo8AMw




NAUI Scuba Rescue Diver DVD (section 3 of 4)
https://youtu.be/qtb-YXP63VI




NAUI Scuba Rescue Diver DVD (section 4 of 4)
https://youtu.be/xnvnVwTRJtM




#rescuediver #nauirescuediver #advancedrescuediver


https://www.naui.org/certifications/diver/rescue-scuba-diver/


Learn how to manage risks and effectively handle limited in-water problems and diving emergencies, how to assist and transport divers, and how to perform surface rescues and rescues from depth involving both boat and shore based skin and scuba divers.

CPR and First Aid certifications are required to complete this course. Your Rescue Scuba Diver training moves you on your pathway to becoming a NAUI Leader as a Skin Diving Instructor, Assistant Instructor, Divemaster, or Instructor.


Consider NAUI's Advanced Scuba Rescue Diver
Check out the course standards, here:

https://jcaelitescuba.com/asrd/178.pdf
https://jcaelitescuba.com/asrd/179.pdf
https://jcaelitescuba.com/asrd/180.pdf
https://jcaelitescuba.com/asrd/181.pdf
https://jcaelitescuba.com/asrd/182.pdf
https://jcaelitescuba.com/asrd/183.pdf


Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Scuba diving certification in Portland, Vancouver, and the Pacific Northwest. Flexible and independent instruction on your schedule.

JCA Elite Scuba instructs recreational and technical divers throughout the Pacific Northwest. Choosing the best certification is easy. Look for a program that lets you set the schedule, take as long as you want, and an instructor that gives personal and individualized attention. 

Even if your time is limited, safe, complete, and flexible instruction will always be the first priority. That's what I do! Join me and learn to dive, refresher your skills, or take your training to the next level. I want you to become a great diver and have experiences that will last you a lifetime! Offering Snorkeling, Refresher Courses, Scuba Diving, and Technical Diving Training. 



Now offering SDI's Solo Diver Course


Be sure to check out my Facebook page for trips, events, gatherings, camp-outs, and activities aw well as my YouTube Channel for awesome videos on diving, education, and the underwater world.




"Every dive is a dream come true..."

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Call 503-935-2698 or email me to today to sign up



Wednesday, May 3, 2017

this is "Finbert" ~ today is his birthday ~ he is ready to dive!



this is "Finbert" ~ today is his birthday ~ he is ready to dive!

Copyright © 2013-2017 by Juan Carlos Aguilar and JCA Elite Scuba. All Rights Reserved.

#finbert #Finbert

Sailfin Sculpin are one of my favorite fish in the Puget Sound...

#scuba #sailfinsculpin #sculpin #pugetsound #nightdive #sunrisemotel