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#10 Going Solo

April 19, 2022

The guys discuss the pro's and con's of diving solo. Also the contradictions that some agencies put forth in their programs regarding dive buddie's vs. going at it alone and why Nick and Jay both appreciate the preparation t…

Am I a Good Diver?

April 12, 2022

Nick and Jay discuss what it means to be a good diver and quickly realize that it's easier to determine what metrics don't automatically make you a good diver. Years of experience, a diver's rating and the cost of their equi…

Dive Slang Vol I

April 5, 2022

Nick and Jay discuss some of the slang terms that permeate the SCUBA industry. From the logical to the not so much, they cover terms that divers have used to shorten conversations and/or assist in communicating underwater. …

How Do I Prepare for a Dive

March 29, 2022

Nick and Jay discuss how they prepare for a dive, what physical and mental practices are used to accomplish this and how other divers can do the same. The Dive Table Fish Dive Surf, Inc. www.fishdivesurf…

Dive Jokes Vol. 1

March 22, 2022

Nick and Jay test out their comedic delivery in the very first volume of Dive Jokes on The Dive Table. These jokes were not written by your hosts, so their delivery is what's up for debate. Enjoy! --- Send in a voice mes…

What’s the difference between training, certification and coaching

March 15, 2022

Nick and Jay discuss the difference between certification training and coaching. What do each of those mean to themselves and to the development of a scuba diver.

What Does Growth Look Like for a Scuba Diver?

March 7, 2022

Nick and Jay discuss what it means to be a good scuba diver. There are plenty of metrics that don't determine what makes a good scuba diver, i.e. number of years diving, total number of dives, etc., and what it boils down t…

Why is Scuba Diving Special?

March 7, 2022

Nick and Jay discuss why scuba diving is special and discuss their own experiences leading up to when they discovered scuba diving. What led them to follow the lure of the deep and the lessons they learned along the way.

What Makes a Great Instructor?

March 7, 2022

Nick and Jay discuss what it means to be a great instructor. Is it training, experience, agency, etc? What do you think?

What Makes a Great Student?

March 7, 2022

Nick and Jay discuss what makes a great student.  Reliving moments and stories when they were just learning how to be scuba divers, their conversation leads to some introspective thoughts about how they will never stop being…