NAUI and STEPDive Launch Innovative New Dive Training Series for Young Divers

RIVERVIEW, FL – June 12, 2024 – NAUI Worldwide, a globally recognized leader in dive training and certification, is thrilled to announce a groundbreaking cooperation with STEPDive, an innovative product designed with progressive depths. This collaboration aims to revolutionize dive training for young enthusiasts through the launch of three engaging books and accompanying eLearning courses.

NAUI Dive Spotlight: Sgt. Kurt Roepcke and the Baltimore Police Department Underwater Recovery Team

In the wake of the tragic Key Bridge disaster, the Baltimore Police Department Underwater Recovery Team faced an extraordinary challenge. The sudden collapse of the bridge, despite the swift action by the Maryland Transportation Authority Police to shut it down, resulted in the loss of six lives. The ongoing investigation into the causes of the

A Successful Fresh-Water Cleanup at Guadiela River: Uniting for Environmental Impact

On June 2, 2024, a dedicated group of 38 volunteers braved the chilly waters of Río Guadiela, near the Hermitage of the Virgen de los Desamparados in Buendía, Cuenca, to participate in a significant environmental initiative. Despite the water temperature being a brisk 11 Degrees Celsius (51 Degrees Fahrenheit), these committed individuals, including divers and

Mergulhaso Ilhabela: Leading the Fight Against Sun Coral Invasion on World Oceans Day

On World Oceans Day, the Mergulhaso Ilhabela diving school, a proud NAUI affiliate, joined forces with Ilhabela State Park, Fundação Florestal, ICMBio Alcatrazes, and other diving schools to undertake a significant ecological mission: the removal of the invasive sun coral (Tubastraea spp.) from the waters of Ilhabela. This concerted effort marks a crucial step in

Meet the Team: Instructor Team for NAUI’s Southeast Leadership Conference 2024

The upcoming NAUI Southeast Leadership Conference, set to take place from September 16 to October 12, 2024, represents a significant milestone in diving education. Aimed at enhancing regional divemaster and instructor training, the conference combines traditional in-person instruction with virtual workshops to create a comprehensive learning experience. The program is being offered in both Kentucky

NAUI Dive Spotlight: Autumn Blum’s Journey to Ocean-Friendly Products

NAUI is deeply committed to preserving our oceans and promoting sustainable diving practices. By integrating environmental awareness into our training programs, NAUI ensures that divers not only explore the underwater world but also become stewards of marine ecosystems. NAUI divers are educated on the importance of eco-friendly diving, such as avoiding contact with coral reefs,