The Los Angeles Black Underwater Explorers (LABUE) will be offering an introduction to scuba diving on Saturday, October 30, 2010, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Pacific Wilderness dive shop located in San Pedro.
The public is invited to participate in LABUE's Discover Scuba Program, which is designed to introduce adults and young people to the exciting sport of scuba diving.
Participants will learn about SCUBA during a brief classroom session followed by an opportunity try out scuba equipment on an optional shallow dive in a swimming pool under the close supervision of a dive instructor. They will experience what it is like to breathe underwater, providing a preview of the underwater world available only through scuba diving.
Certified divers will be available to answer questions and provide support throughout the entire Discover Scuba Program.
Participants must be able to swim and must be 10 years of age or older.
All equipment will be provided. Participants only need to bring their swimsuits and towel.