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That's right, 2 prestigious agencies,  1 awesome adventure!

PADI and the Boy Scouts of America have teamed up to bring their members a new Merit Badge!
The Scuba Merit Badge!  What an exciting new way to learn new skills and explore the underwater
realm!

Contact Fanta-Sea Divers today to see how we can help your scout earn his Scuba Merit Badge!
Email: fantaseadivers@att.net

Requirements:

   1. Do the following:
         1. 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.
         2. 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 Diverís Code with your merit badge counselor, and explain the importance of each guideline to a scuba diverís safety.
   4. Earn an Open Water Diver Certification from a scuba organization 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.

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