Introducing Premier Scuba Diving Lessons in Edmonton. 

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In Edmonton Alberta, aspiring scuba divers are discovering a new standard of excellence in scuba instruction thanks to PADI Course Director and Master Instructor Larry Wedgewood.

What is Premier Scuba Training?

Premier scuba training refers to high-quality, personalized instruction aimed at providing students with an exceptional learning experience and preparing them to become skilled, confident divers. Premier scuba training often emphasizes individualized attention, small class sizes, experienced instructors, and a focus on safety, skill and diving development. Overall, premier scuba training sets a higher standard for excellence in scuba education, ensuring that students receive the best possible instruction to reach their full potential as divers.

Quality over Quantity Will Win Every time

Larry Wedgewood's Premier scuba instructional mindset greatly enhances the learning experience, placing a premium on personalized attention, quality instruction, and unforgettable diving experiences.

Unlike traditional group classes where students may feel lost in the crowd, or worse, fall between the cracks, Larry's approach prioritizes small course sizes of 2 people. This intimate setting ensures that each student receives the individualized attention they deserve, allowing them to progress at their own pace. With Larry as your instructor students can rest assured that their journey into the underwater world is guided by an instructor dedicated solely to their success.

Advantages and Benefits

The benefits Premier scuba instruction methodology are numerous and profound. By focusing on quality over quantity, students can develop their skills with precision and confidence. With personalized attention from an experienced instructor, the learning experience is enriched, leading to higher skill retention and a deeper understanding of diving principles.

One of the key advantages of this approach is the level of competency and confidence it instills in students. By prioritizing individualized instruction, students can master essential skills at their own pace, leading to a higher level of comfort and confidence in the water. Whether you're a beginner eager to explore the underwater world for the first time or an experienced diver seeking to enhance your skills, Larry's instruction ensures that every student reaches their full potential..

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Belize Barrier Reef 2023 - Photo by Larry Wedgewood

Educational Excellence

At the core of Premier scuba instruction lies a commitment to educational quality and excellence. Led by instructors like Larry Wedgewood, these courses delve beyond the basics, equipping divers with comprehensive knowledge and skills. From mastering buoyancy control to honing navigation techniques, each lesson is designed to cultivate proficiency and confidence in the water. By prioritizing educational excellence, Edmonton's premier scuba training services ensure that divers are well-prepared to navigate any underwater challenge that comes their way.

Learning to Scuba Dive is More Than Just Learning Individual Dive Skills

In our Premier scuba instruction approach, the emphasis is not solely on stationary skill practice but on integrating skill development seamlessly into the activity of diving itself. 

Course Director and Master Instructor Larry Wedgewood, with decades of experience, ensure divers are afforded ample time to actually dive and develop what Larry likes to call their underwater balance and control. In traditional group classes often students are restricted to stationary exercises and lack the time to actually dive and develop their underwater motion, which may lead to an unfulfilled dive experience.

With a premier dive instructional approach skill refinement occurs organically with the guidance of an experienced instructor like Larry. By immersing themselves in the activity of diving, learners gain a deeper understanding of buoyancy, breathing control, and other essential techniques, all while honing their skills for real-world scenarios. This holistic approach ensures that students emerge from their scuba diving lessons not only proficient in individual skills but also adept at applying them fluidly in the dynamic underwater realm.

Dive Safety is First

Above all else, safety is paramount in scuba diving. Larry Wedgewood instills a culture of safety through adhering to proper teaching techniques and standards and his life long experience with risk management. 

Along with skills, divers are equipped with knowledge of what is right and what is not in the diving world, recognizing that not everyone adheres to proper protocols, or practices. By instilling a deep understanding of safety principles and situational awareness new divers can embark on their scuba diving journey with peace of mind and confidence.

Fostering a Sense of Fun

While safety and skill mastery are essential, scuba diving is ultimately about having fun and enjoying the wonders of the underwater world, why else would you learn to dive. Through our premier scuba training program, we understand the importance of fostering a sense of enjoyment, fun and adventure. Through engaging and immersive learning experiences, divers discover the thrill of exploration, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

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Belize dive trip 2023

What is the take away?

People seeking to embark on their scuba diving journey are faced with a myriad of options. However, by prioritizing quality over quality and investing in personalized scuba diving lessons led by experienced professionals like Larry Wedgewood, they can unlock a world of underwater exploration unlike any other. With a focus on the diver experience, educational quality, and safety, A premier scuba training program offer the perfect launchpad for an unforgettable underwater adventure. So, dive into quality, and discover the wonders that await beneath the surface.

Learning to scuba dive in Edmonton with Larry Wedgewood's Premier Scuba Training Program. Contact Larry to talk diving. 

Larry Wedgewood
Larry Wedgewood

Larry is a PADI Course Director and Master Instructor With thousands of ocean dives to his credit. Larry has owned his own PADI dive shop in Phuket Thailand and has taught in cold, temperate, and tropical waters. Larry's dive career started in Victoria British Columbia and has spanned 2 continents and more than 8 countries.