HiTek Scuba International
is dedicated to providing top notch scuba classes for all diving levels in multiple location throughout the world.
We have first rate staff that will make sure that your dive training
experience is safe, challenging, and enjoyable, but SAFE above all else.
Check out a few of our core PADI programs. These are our entry level PADI courses that are
available for the novice or advanced level diver. Whether you need
training in specialties such as Search and Recovery, Wreck Diving, Night
Diving or any of our other specialties, our Director will
make sure that you get what you need.
just starting out? Not sure what
questions to ask? Check out our comparison page for open water training. You can begin your underwater
than 19 years of experience in scuba training, our owner and director,
Cam Cliffton, is an expert in a variety of scuba diving disciplines from
deep diving to search and recovery, to Wreck Diving, Nitrox, Technical Diving and Trimix, as a
bonus he's also a Nationally Registered Wilderness Emergency Medical
Technician (NREMT-W), for that little
bit of added piece of mind.
since 2002, HiTek Scuba is locally owned and operated, but dive training
can be conducted in the Pacific Northwest or throughout Central America. We believe strongly in the
PADI system of diver education, and use only the latest in multimedia
training techniques and materials to maximize your learning experience.
We are also a DAN partner and participate in Divers Alert Network
programs with certified DAN instructors who can certify you in many
of the DAN life saving
courses. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced level scuba diver, get
more training with our competitively priced classes at HiTek Scuba International!
HiTek Scuba is based out of
Beaverton Oregon and San Jose Costa Rica, and serves the entire Pacific Northwest, and most of the Central American region.
The Best Advanced Diver Training Around
Are you having
a hard time finding advanced training like Specialties that never seem to be scheduled at your local shop?
Have you taken a specialty course or two only to find out that you already
knew most of what was being taught?
Have you ever thought..."There has got to be more to it than
Well we have. That's one of the founding principles that led us to
create HiTek Scuba in the first place. We were sick of seeing
"advanced" level students out there that were still feeling like
they got the bare minimum.
ABOVE AND BEYOND!!
Take a look at many of the Wreck Diving Classes out there:
-Little or no class work
-Four little dives on a pile of wood (called a wreck but is it really?)
-No opportunity for penetration diving
-Very little training on the use of reels
-No training on low or no visibility procedures
-No training on line communications or protocols
This is just one example - We say...enough of this! Take a quick
look at our Wreck Class.
you've thought about taking a Deep
Want to learn proper setup and use of emergency decompression equipment?
How about how to calculate your SAC or RMV, what's the difference between
the two anyway?
Want to actually learn how decompression really works. What makes up
the latest algorithms being used by both recreation and technical divers
alike now days?
a REAL Nitrox course. One that will make you a confident Nitrox user, not just an
introduction. Our Nitrox
class is taught by an instructor that is a certified gas blender and
uses mixed gas on almost every dive...you can't ask a question that's too
"involved" for a good explanation.
Give us a
try...pick a specialty...you won't be disappointed.