Welcome to Pan Aqua Diving

Pan Aqua has been in business for over 30 years, teaching New Yorkers to scuba dive, providing quality equipment and service. Our courses are designed to help you develop and expand your interest so that you may enjoy this unique sport safely and competently. We offer training at all levels, from novice through instructor.

Zagat rated, NYC shoppers say, "For a wonderful selection of scuba diving and snorkeling gear and expert servicing on the premises, paddle over to this Hell's Kitchen shop. We are also rated in New York Magazine as a Best of New York.

Please visit our store for all your diving needs. Whatever you need to keep you comfortable in the water, we have. Our knowledgeable staff will help you select the best equipment for your dive related needs or select the best destination to fulfill your dive fantasies.


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I can't wait for the final thaw and the chance to start our local dive season. But before the local dive season begins, join us at the Meadowlands Exposition Center, March 27 through 29, as Beneath the Sea celebrates its 38th year as the largest consumer dive show. Check out www.beneaththesea.org for show information and tickets.

Local dive activities start in May with fun dives and training dives at Dutch Springs the weekend of May 16 and 17. We will be going numerous weekends through October; join us on any of these Saturdays or Sundays. We couldn't make it easier with a bus leaving from our store in the morning and returning late afternoon.

Take the Master Diver Challenge. Start with Dry Suit Diver. DUI will be present at Dutch Springs May 16 and 17; try their dry suits and contact us about getting dry suit certified. The summer season is a great time to meet all the requirements for PADI's highest non-professional certification.

Be sure to check our website for updates and please register for email reminders of upcoming events and special offerings. We will keep you informed of the special presentations we offer at our store.


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Pan Aqua Diving created an Certification Weekend at Dutch Springs. ... See moreSee less

Certification Weekend at Dutch Springs

Certification Weekend at Dutch Springs

May 16, 2015, 12:00am

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After the "big" storm, the local Fox News guys visited us to shoot some video on getting certified as a SCUBA diver any time of the year. Check out your local news tonight (10:30- Fox) to see us in action! ... See moreSee less

Need a break from the cold weather and the City? Pan Aqua is heading to the Soccorro Islands in April. If you have never heard of these magical Islands you are not alone; they are the one of the Pacific Ocean's best kept secrets. We head south from Cabo San Lucas on the Nautilus Explorer to an amazing under water world filled with Mantas Rays, Whales and Dolphins. If you like big animals this is your trip. Call us 212-736-3483; we still have a few spots left and this is a journey you will never forget.

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Pan Aqua Diving e-Learning

This fast growing popular program allows you to complete the home study, classroom, four quizzes, and final exam in the comfort of your own home and at your own pace.

At Pan Aqua we have been offering the most thorough scuba training for over 30 years. Our courses are designed to help you develop and expand your interest so that you may enjoy this unique sport safely and competently. The following information will help you complete the e-Learning process.

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