OceanFirst Swim

SWIM

Our scuba and swim classes are fun and comfortable for youths and adults swim classes in our private 89˚ F indoor pool with 4:1 student to instructor ratios.

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OceanFirst Dive

DIVE

Immerse yourself into the world of scuba diving and develop a lifelong passion for the marine environment.

 

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OceanFirst travel

TRAVEL

Discover the other 70% of the planet. We offer group trips and customized adventures for any intrepid explorer.

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THE LATEST FROM OCEAN FIRST

Journey to a 10k Open Water Swim

Journey to a 10k Open Water Swim

This is the first of a three part series by our Swim School Director Lauren Pacheco about her quest to complete a 10k open water swim. Read about her journey to dust off her competitive swim goggles and prepare to swim:

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Swim

Make a Career out of Diving

Make a Career out of Diving

When you are ready to do more with diving than just going along for the ride, Ocean First can take you from Dive Guide through to Instructor in our SSI Dive Professional School. 

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Dive

Ocean First in Guadalupe 2016

Ocean First in Guadalupe 2016

A trip report by Amy Christopher.

Great white sharks. Diving with them is as incredible as it sounds, even if it is from behind a cage. Of course when you think about it… would you really want to dive with these impressive animals any other way?...

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Travel

Blue Certified featured in Seven Seas Travel Magazine

Blue Certified featured in Seven ...

Ocean First Institute and their Blue Certified Program have partnered with Seven Seas Travel Magazine to bring you content about sustainable diving. This month's issue covers the importance of choosing dive shops with the right eco-values. 

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Sustainabiity

THE OCEAN FIRST DIFFERENCE

Our goal is to create a powerful ecosystem where swimming, diving, adventure, education, and preservation come together to form a unique community. Whether you bring your child for swimming lessons, get certified, or travel across the globe with us, you can expect the same level of attention, safety and compassion.

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Experience New Depths.

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You will not be disappointed

“If you are looking for your son or daughter to learn how to swim in a loving, respectful, and friendly environment, then look no further. You will not be disappointed.”

–Justin O.

As a diver of 30+ years

“As a diver of 30+ years, with a background in oceanography and marine biology, I look for a dive shop that can bring more to the game than snorkels and a regulator check. Ocean First Divers is superb! They blend a high level of competent services, skilled assistance with training, an exciting menu of exotic travel.”

–George Tamm

The best vacation I have had

“The Costa Rica Trip last week was one for the books. I feel like I hit the lottery with this group of people and most especially Amy. Thanks again for providing me with the best vacation I have had in years!”

–Sharon Partidge

OUR COMMITMENT TO EDUCATION & OCEAN PRESERVATION

Ocean First is passionate about increasing ocean awareness and literacy and providing ways for our community to become impassioned stewards for their marine environment. We have two amazing sister organizations that help educate and empower our communities to make a difference. Please visit Ocean First Education and Ocean First Institute for more information.

OceanFirst Education

Ocean First Education inspires new depths of awareness and respect for our ocean. Through innovative education, research and technologies, they create knowledgeable, passionate ocean stewards.

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Ocean First Institute

Ocean First Institute is a non-profit that merges science, education, and sustainability to promote, protect, and preserve our marine environments. We believe a healthy ocean is a healthy planet.

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HOURS: MON-FRI 10AM-7PM // SAT 10AM-6PM // SUN 12PM-5PM