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Scuba Santa Photos Posted

Scuba Santa Photos Posted - Monday, December 3, 2018

Scuba Santa photos are posted in our online gallery.  Follow this link to go directly to the 2018 Scuba Santa folder.

New Trip Added: FL Springs for Valentine's Day Feb 14-17, 2019.  Posted

New Trip Added: FL Springs for Valentine's Day Feb 14-17, 2019. Posted - Sunday, November 11, 2018

Join us in FL Springs for Valentines Day Feb 14-17, 2019.  Finish your open water certification in warm water, tune up your skills with a Peak Performance Buoyancy specialty, or seek adventure with the Cavern Diver Specialty.

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Featured Equipment - Sea Dragon Mini 900.  Posted

Featured Equipment - Sea Dragon Mini 900. Posted - Monday, September 10, 2018

SeaLife Sea Dragon Mini 900 a compact design and high light output.  Awesome choice for a primary dive light or a backup light. This light has 900 lumens of light and a narrow long-range beam. Great for see into deep crevices, spotlight fleeting fish and light up night dives.

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July 2019 Trip: Sea of Cortez.  Posted

July 2019 Trip: Sea of Cortez. Posted - Friday, July 27, 2018

Need more time to plan?  We now have a 2019 liveaboard trip in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico.  See whales, seals, and more.

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Welcome to Blue Octopus Scuba

Blue Octopus Scuba is a set of fresh ideas in a familiar location. Blue Octopus Scuba is actively adding meaningful capabilities, creating a more efficient shopping experience, and curating a list of relevant equipment, training and travel opportunities to suit your desires. Our retail staff and core instructors are participating in training and development opportunities to assure we always exceed your expectations.

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Whether you want a basic scuba certification to see a colorful fish on a shallow reef, make deep ocean dives, or forge through the underwater labyrinth of caverns and caves, we are able to provide these training opportunities with courses.

Blue Octopus Scuba is passionate about producing competent divers and we are proud to be a PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center.

Our website is a great place to learn about all the training, equipment, services, and exciting travel destinations we have to offer. Please take a moment to look around and be sure to contact us with any questions.

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Blue Octopus Scuba
 4154 Duke Street Alexandria, VA 22304
email Blue Octopus Scuba
 703-461-DIVE (3483)

Operating Hours

Mon - Fri: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sun: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm


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Be ahead of the curve and begin the academic studies right now through PADI eLearning!

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If you choose this option, be sure to select "Self-Pay eLearning" when you purchase your course with the Blue Octopus!



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