The Dive Outfitters

The Dive Outfitters

17826 107 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 1J1
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Discover a new world! With scuba diving and snorkeling. Learn to scuba dive or snorkel before your next winter vacation. Start your course here, finish locally or internationally.

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these guys know their stuff

Met these guys at Divescapes show in Edmonton last year and really liked what I saw. They know their stuff. Helped me get geared up in time for Costa Rica, and ice diving course was a blast! Recommended.

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Brutal Experience

I didn't have a good experience with anyone there. The teacher and the front desk lady. They were rude, arrogant, unapologetic and not at all understanding. For a small local business, I would expect a certain level of friendliness, customer relation and get a sense of community when I am there. This is supposed to be a really cool experience for anyone going for their first time. The arrogance is what really got to me. I had called them before hand to tell them I would be 30 minutes late for the Friday classroom portion because of work. They refused to let me take the class at all and weren't at all understanding to my situation. They also almost refused to refund my fees. I had to argue with them and they ended up keeping 50$. I ended up looking into doing it in Fiji where I am traveling. It's cheaper, I get more diving time, I can do it at my own pace, It's 1 on 1 training and the staff has been friendly so far. I'm happy it happened this way because now I get a way better deal.

September 27, 2013

We received the phone call about two hours prior to the start of the class. During the phone call we were told that the he would be an hour and a half late (not a half hour) which essentially meant he would miss the entire first (and most important) classroom session. We told him that wasn't acceptable and his response was "he'll know when he gets there if he missed anything". When he came in for the refund and returned his textbooks, they hadn't even been cracked open. So the pre-class work wasn't even started! Sometimes things work out for the best for all involved!

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Opening Hours

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Diving Activities

  • Alberta Underwater Council Events
  • Canada Day Poker Dive
  • Local Diving In Alberta
  • Summer Fun Camping & Diving
  • Technical Diving Seminars
  • Tropical Dive Trips
  • Vancouver Island Dive Trips
  • Winter Video Nights
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Specialty Courses

  • Advanced Diver
  • Advanced Nitrox & Decompression
  • Adventure Diver
  • Deep Diver
  • Drysuit Diver
  • Equipment Specialist
  • Full Face Mask Diver
  • Ice Diver
  • Intro To Technical Diving
  • Night Diver
  • Nitrox Diver
  • Underwater Photography
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Products And/or Services

  • Dive Rental Gear
  • Group Dive Trips
  • Advanced Diving Courses
  • Technical Diving Courses
  • Local Lake Cleanups
  • Local Lake Diving Activities
  • Tropical Dive Trips
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Products and Services

  • Air And Nitrox Fills
  • Buy Online Across Canada
  • Drysuit Courses
  • Learn To Scuba Dive
  • Nitrox
  • Open Water Certification
  • Open Water Diver
  • Scuba Courses
  • Scuba Diving Store
  • Scuba Equipment Rentals
  • Scuba Equipment Repairs
  • Scuba Gear Sales
  • Scuba Training
  • Snorkel Gear Packages
  • Snorkel Set
  • Snorkeling Gear
  • Snorkeling Lessons
  • Snorleking Gear Sales
  • Technical Diving
  • Trimix
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Brands Carried

  • Aeris
  • Amphibious Outfitters
  • Aqualoc
  • Aquatec
  • Aropec
  • Bonica
  • DUI
  • Designated Diver
  • Greenforce
  • Henderson
  • JBL
  • Lonely Planet
  • Metal Ice
  • Neosport
  • OS Systems
  • Oceaner
  • Oxycheq
  • Pelican
  • Reefmaster
  • Saekodive
  • Sea & Sea
  • Sealife
  • Seatux
  • Shearwater
  • Snap Sights
  • Tusa
  • UK
  • Underwater Kinetics
  • Waterproof
  • XS Scuba
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Getting There

  • 5 Minutes North Of West Edmonton Mall, West End Of Edmonton
  • Between 178 & 184 Street
  • From Whitemud, Exit Onto 178 St Heading North. Turn Left On 107 Ave.
  • From Yellowhead, Exit Onto 170 St Heading South. Turn Right On 107 Ave.
  • North Of Stony Plain Road
  • South Of Yellowhead

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