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Contact us to start your BSA SCUBA Diving Merit Badge Series today!

910-338-9601 or email

Minimum of 4 Scouts are required to participate in the BSA SCUBA Diving Merit Badge Series. Contact a DiveQuest Crew member for scheduling.


Join the DiveQuest Adventures Team as we guide you through the Boy Scouts of America SCUBA Diving Merit Badge Series!


Our certified instructors will lead your Scout through the process to earn the SCUBA Diving Merit Badge.


What's included:

  • CPR Training
  • Training to earn the Swimming merit badge
  • Training for Open-Water Diver Certification (Includes eLearning code, confined in-water skill development training + 4 open-water training dives)


Listed below are the BSA requirements to earn the SCUBA Diving Merit Badge:


1. Do the following:

a. Show that you know first aid for injuries or illnesses that could occur while scuba diving, including hypothermia, hyperventilation, squeezes, decompression illness, nitrogen narcosis, motion sickness, fatigue, overexertion, heat reactions, dehydration, injuries by aquatic life, and cuts and scrapes.

b. Identify the conditions that must exist before performing CPR on a person and explain how to recognize such conditions. Demonstrate the proper technique for performing CPR using a training device approved by your counselor.

2. Before completing requirements 3 through 6, earn the Swimming merit badge.

3. Discuss the Scuba Diver’s Code with your merit badge counselor and explain the importance of each guideline to a scuba diver’s safety.

4. Earn an Open Water Diver Certification from DiveQuest Adventures, a 5-Star SDI Dive Facility and recognized by the Boy Scouts of America scuba policy.

5. Explain what an ecosystem is and describe four aquatic ecosystems a diver might experience.

6. Find out about three career opportunities in the scuba industry. Pick one and find out the education, training, and experience required for this profession. Discuss this with your counselor, and explain why this profession might interest you.



*You must have your own mask/snorkel and fins.

*Price does not include any extra diving fees.

*Dates, times, and locations vary depending on conditions/class size.


All sales are final.


There are no refunds, instead we makeup the diving

depending on conditions and availability. All sales are final.

BSA SCUBA Diving Merit Badge

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