About The Series: ?Jumpstart the Divemaster in You? Booklets
This series of 7 booklets (or 2 value priced boxed sets) is aimed at the new diver or the diver that has been away from the sport for an extended period of time and needs a refresher. Each booklet is full of practical and easy to follow tips that are designed to improve specific dive skills, increase the divers ...
About The Series: “Jumpstart the Divemaster in You” Booklets
This series of 7 booklets (or 2 value priced boxed sets) is aimed at the new diver or the diver that has been away from the sport for an extended period of time and needs a refresher. Each booklet is full of practical and easy to follow tips that are designed to improve specific dive skills, increase the divers confidence and allow the diver to get the most out of his/her diving.
Each booklet is written in plain English and is not simply a rehash of what is taught in scuba certification class. Instead, these booklets are the 100% practical real life side of diving. The author relates many real life stories throughout all the booklets and tells what she has observed and learned during her diving career. Her conversational way of writing makes it easy to learn from her experiences - and her mistakes. It's like having a down-to-earth friend give pointers, answer questions and offer advice that you can easily relate to - because the author has been in the same position.
About The Boxed Set Volume 2
This boxed set contains 4 “Jumpstart the Divemaster in You” booklets: Air Consumption, Ear Clearing, Dive Travel and Boat Diving
Going through a tank of air quickly is a common problem among new divers and divers that are returning to the sport after a prolonged period. The good news is that you don't have to wait until you have hundreds of dives under your belt to improve your air consumption. In this booklet you will find 100% practical, achievable steps you can take on your next dive that will start to help you conserve your air and increase your bottom time.
You will discover:
•the proper breathing technique that can extend the life of your tank
•the single most effective action to take if you want to stay down longer
•how to use the science of movement to decrease air intake
•what you shouldn't be doing underwater
•the surprising position trick that can have dramatic effect on your air intake
If you ever had problems clearing your ears when you are diving, you know how frustrating it can be. This booklet will show you how to get your ears to "pop" quickly and painlessly with simple to follow ear equalization techniques that you can try at home to see what works best for you.
In this booklet you will discover:
•one technique to help equalization problems that no one seems to know about
•five methods to use to try and clear your ears
•the single most important step to descending without ear problems
•the proper position to descend that will help with clearing your ears
•what to do if you have a cold - and what NOT to do
Unsure of what to do on a dive boat? Don't want to embarrass yourself in front of other divers? If you ever felt this way - don't worry. Those feelings will soon be a thing of the past. This booklet has been written to give new divers the confidence to walk on the dive boat like they have hundreds of dives under their belt.
One of the great things about scuba diving is it always gives you an excuse to travel to some beautiful and fascinating locations. In this booklet the author shares her best dive travel tips with you. She has traveled extensively to indulge her love of the sport and she shares what she has learned to make dive travel a more pleasurable experience.
Dianne Rein is an avid scuba diver and traveler. Her love affair with diving has continued unabated since she was certified in 1993. She has traveled extensively and dove in many places throughout the United States, Central America, Mexico, the Caribbean, Europe and Southeast Asia. She is currently doing her best to expand that list. When she isn't busy planning her next adventure, she can be found doing hands-on research for her website scuba-diving-smiles.com.
For a list of all Dianne’s booklets and boxed sets on scuba diving, just do a search for “Dianne Rein” on B&N.