Q: How old is the Aqua Amigos Scuba Club?
A: The Club was formed on December 8th, 1958, making us over 50 years old.
Q: Was the club always called the Aqua Amigos Scuba Club?
A: No it wasn't. When the founders originally thought of a name, it was the Aqua Amigos Frogmen, but that was soon changed to the name we all know and love.
Q: Can I attend a meeting to check out the club and if so, when and where?
A: Guests are always welcome to attend any of our meetings. Meetings are held every second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 8:30pm at the West End YMCA, 37100 Euclid Ave, Willoughby, OH. 44094
Q: Does the club do any dives other than what is on the schedule?
A: Yes. If it is not on the official schedule it may be due to the complexity of the trip or difficulty of the dive(s). These trips are usually small in number and led by individual members as to ensure the safety of all divers involved. (Examples of such trips would be any including overhead environment, or where mixed gases or staged decompression may be needed).
Q: What types of classes does the club offer?
A: We have instructors that conduct classes ranging from open-water, to your more advanced or specialty classes and even teaching level certifications. We also offer other courses such as CPR, Marine-life accidents, etc. for those who may be interested.
Q: Can I join the club even if I am not a YMCA certified diver?
Q: How do I join the Aqua Amigos Scuba Club and are there different types of memberships available?
A: You can join the club by attending any meeting and petitioning for membership. If there are no objections and you have paid your dues and initiation fee, you are in! Go to our Membership page to learn more!