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Essential Scuba Training

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Puertas Adventuras, Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
+52 1 984 142 6965
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Side Mount Training

Day 2 of my 4 days of training. Excellent instructor very knowledgable and patient as it is taking... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2014
Daryl K
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Pembroke, Canada
Sidemount cave diving with Jason

I spent three days cave diving with Jason in July of 2014. Although this was my first time diving... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2014
IntoTheBlue1972
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Toronto, Canada
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At Essential Scuba Training, I provide you with the most advanced and up to date diver training in recreational and technical field. All training is done in realistic conditions would it be in open water and/or cave. Plus a video of every skills is being shot as you execute them and reviewed after training to help increase your learning curve.Cave diving is a risky activity and cannot be taken lightly. Without proper training and equipment, people still have accident in overhead diving.It is your hobby. Your holiday treat. Take your training to another level and treat yourself by diving the world renowned underwater caves of the Mayan Riviera in Mexico.Open Water Sidemount Diver - Intro to Cave Diver - Full Cave Diver - Cave Diver Specialties - Guided Cave Dives - Photo & Video Training Review.
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2 Dec 2014
“Side Mount Training”
10 Nov 2014
“Sidemount cave diving with Jason”
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Reviewed 3 December 2014

Day 2 of my 4 days of training. Excellent instructor very knowledgable and patient as it is taking some time to master the back kick :) Would most certainly come back for more training. I am also here for some guided cavern diving after the...More

Thank Daryl K
Reviewed 10 November 2014

I spent three days cave diving with Jason in July of 2014. Although this was my first time diving with Jason, I had already heard great things about him from others in the cave diving community of the Mayan Riviera, Mexico. I had been out...More

Thank IntoTheBlue1972
Reviewed 19 August 2014

I had a great dive experience with Jason Renoux of Essential Scuba Training who guided me trough my first cenote dive in Dos Ojos. It was a great introduction to cavern diving and left me with a taste for more. Jason is very professional, safe...More

Thank Bartmanwater
Reviewed 8 July 2014

my name is Alessandra. I'm a Padi IDC Staff instructor and work in Mexico. I came here to get my full cave diver trainning. I was looking for the best instructor and I definitely found him. Jason Renoux in Essential Scuba Trainning has been Top...More

Thank Titimonterrosa
Reviewed 2 June 2014

Spent 4 days with EST learning to Sidemount in the Cenotes of the Riviera Maya. It was a fabulous course, well worth the expense. Jason is a professional diver with a no nonsense approach to diving and training. Next time will continue onwards and hopefully...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2014 via mobile

Had the opportunity to take Jason's TDI Open Water Sidemount Course. What a great 3 days. Jason was very thorough in his approach to the training. He was patient as I performed the tasks and when I did a task incorrectly he retaught the skill...More

Thank Kim E
Reviewed 6 March 2014

I did my cave diving trying with Jason, he is a fabulous instructor, very calm and explains everything so even the most technical stuff is easy to understand. He took me on 4 wonderful days of guided cave dives at the end of my traing....More

Thank scubaharley
Jason R, Owner at Essential Scuba Training, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2014

Thank you for your kind words. It was a real pleasure to have you here in Mexico and introduce you to the cenotes and caves of the Riviera Maya. The training is intensive but well worth the effort. Keep your skills fresh by having a...More

Reviewed 4 March 2014

I just wanted to drop you a quick note to thank you (http://essentialscubatraining.com/) for the excellent experience and training during my February 2014 Cave Diving Course(s). As a diver with almost 30 years experience I've learned to get my training only from professionals for whom...More

Thank JohnC01
Jason R, Owner at Essential Scuba Training, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2014

Hi there, coming form the cold weather of Boston to enter the warm water of the caves of the Yucatan is always a bliss... Now if you add learning some advanced scuba diving skills and venture into the elite world of cave divers, then you...More

Reviewed 10 October 2013

G'Day! I spent 12 Excellent days diving with Jason, whom first asked about my diving experience and the types of diving I was hoping to achieve, he then set out to exceed my expectations on a daily basis, Diving is my passion; ensuring I left...More

Thank Patddy_Fitz
Jason R, Owner at Essential Scuba Training, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2014

Hahahahaha!!! I had almost forgotten about those nasty woodcutters... Or have I..??? :D It was a real pleasure to have you here in Mexico. Coming all the way from Oz land, I knew you wanted what there is best to offer in terms of cave...More

Reviewed 9 October 2013

Jason is an outstanding instructor. He is a great guy but very demanding and firm with his standards which are made clear right up front... you are paying him for training not to pass. I am a Divemaster and have been diving in open water...More

Thank nzsteved
Jason R, Owner at Essential Scuba Training, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2014

Hey there, how is it going? It was very cool to have you both here for some intense Sidemount Essential training and a fantastic introduction to cave diving here, in the Mayan Riviera. Lost in the middle of the jungle some sites are simply jaw...More

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