Before you strap on your gear and slip into the tepid waters of the Gulf of Mexico, it’s important that you have your key west scuba certification. Anyone new to scuba diving who wants to try it first in Key West is in for a delightful surprise. The waters off the coast of Key West are an oasis, so before you hop aboard a scuba diving tour, check out the Resort Course, the ideal way for the novice diver to learn how its done. Staff on your Resort Course will teach you all about the only living coral reef in the continental United States, as well as other important facts about Key West’s coastal ecology. Once you’re well versed on mother nature has in store for you below the ocean’s surface, you will spend two hours in the pool, accumulating the all important skills needed to be a great diver. The step-by-step instruction is fun and easy, which makes it a perfect activity if you’ve got the family in tow. The course includes a two-tank, two location dive on the reef, and there’s no need to nervous, your diving instructor will be underwater next to you the entire time. Everything you need is included within the price, so if you’re after the ultimate dive experience from doorstep to the bottom of the sea, this key west scuba diving tour is the best bang for your buck.