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Dive Florida Keys July 2017

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Ft Lauderdale January 2017

Dive Ft Lauderdale, FL with Blue Octopus Scuba, January 13-16, 2017

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$45 Savings PADI Enriched Air Specialty

$45 savings on PADI Enriched Air Specialty in the month of April

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Online Waivers

New for 2017.  See tab below or our Forms page to complete your waiver online.  Many divers can complete with no paper required.  Divers with certain medical issues will still need to complete a paper Medical Statement as well.  Call shop or ask your instructor if you have questions.


Trips Coming Soon!

UNDER CONSTRUCTION: We are in currently finalizing plans for a Highsprings, FL trip 24-27 March and Key Largo 26-29 May.  Stay tuned here for details.


2017 Freediving Class Dates Added

Get an extra day in the water on your next trip.  FII Level 1 certifications.  http://www.blueoctopusscuba.com/freediving


Trip: FL Keys July 2017

Florida Keys SunsetTrip Full: Email info@blueoctopusscuba.com to be added to waitlist. A $200 deposit reserves your spot for some fun in the sun diving Florida Keys July 21-25, 2017 with Blue Octopus Scuba's Ron Filadelfo.

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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 info@blueoctopusscuba.com
 703-461-DIVE (3483)

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Sun: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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