Learn Scuba At The Alleghany Highlands YMCA

Learn To Scuba


This is the beginner course for Scuba Divers held at the Alleghany Highlands YMCA

Please contact the YMCA for pricing and reservation


Class schedule:  May 21 & 22

Saturday – 9:00 am to 7:00 pm.*
Sunday – 9:00 am to 7:00 pm.*

* Times are the latest we will end.  Class may end earlier depending on progress of students. 

For more information about the Open Water Scuba Diver Course click this link http://divingenterprises.com/index.php/classes/beginner-classeslearn-to-scuba 




Artificial Gills?

Triton Artificial Gills - Real Or Pipe Dream?


A company has listed an artificial gill system on Indiegogo (a crowd sourcing site) called Triton they claim can be used up to 15 feet deep for 45 minutes. The design strongly resembles a gadget in a James Bond movie.




You decide (and keep your wallet closed for now)

Wreck Found Of NC Coast

A Civil War era wreck was found off the North Carolina coast recently.

Thought to be a Blockade Runner it is the first such ship found in over a decade.

Click HERE for more information.

Online Classes

Online Scuba Programs via PADI eLearning®

If you’re looking for a flexible way to fit a scuba certification into your busy schedule or if you just prefer web based learning, then PADI’s online scuba programs are the way to go.  

Plus, you can save $75.00 on the cost of the course when you sign up for eLearning through Diving Enterprises, Ltd.


PADI ReActivate

PADI ReActivate

Haven't been diving for a while? It's now easier to ReFresh your skills! Click here to find out more about PADI ReActivate.