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April 28, 2014

Looking for an adventure? Try SCUBA diving!

Craig Hospital’s Therapeutic Recreation department offers unique SCUBA opportunities through their Adventure Program.

CarolRoatans“It’s good therapy; it’s not just about SCUBA,” Carol Huserik, CTRS (Craig Hospital)

Do you want to try SCUBA diving but you don’t know where to start?

Check out TRec’s Discover SCUBA program:

  • Try SCUBA diving in the A-1 SCUBA and Travel Aquatics Center pool in Littleton, Colorado
  • Determine whether you should pursue PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) or HSA (Handicapped SCUBA Association) certification
  • Dates vary on a monthly basis ($20 non refundable deposit)

Carol Cayman Brac 2006b

Other things to know

  • PADI certification requires that you are able to perform all requirements independently
  • HSA certification requires that you are able to perform all requirements with assistance
  • Additional assistant divers may be needed for transfers and for greater safety

For their annual SCUBA trip, TRec travels with a group of divers to different exotic and beautiful locations. This year the group will dive in Cozumel, Mexico.

SCUBA Diving in COZUMEL (SCUBA certification is required)

  • A week of adventure in the Caribbean island of Cozumel
  • PADI & HSA certification are offered through A-1 SCUBA
  • Great opportunity to learn and network from other adventurers
  • June 14-21 (Base cost: $1895/diver)

For info contact:
Carol Huserik, CTRS303-789-8588

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