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Matt Leyden’s Dive Shop

Have you ever wanted to learn how to Scuba Dive? Well here is your chance to learn from some of the best divers in the industry. Matt Leyden’s Dive Shop, in Clive Iowa, is now offering scuba and snorkeling instruction.

Scuba Diving classes will be starting soon, and are offered at various locations around the Des Moines area. Skills covered during the class include: proper care of equipment, mask and snorkel clearing, assembling and dissembling of equipment, diver rescue, and much much more. Cost of the scuba class is $350.The first class begins on Monday January 8th at the Urbandale indoor swimming pool, at 6:00 pm and will run every Monday morning for 7 weeks.  Each class is 3 hours long, and packed full of fun and information.  You can register for this class by calling 515-278-3959

The second class begins Wednesday January 10th, at the North High School campus , and runs for 6 weeks every Wednesday night. Class time is at 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm weekly. You can register for this class by calling  515-242-8521

A third class is being offered at the Altoona Campus Swimming Pool in Altoona Iowa.  This class meets on Saturday mornings from 9:30 Am to 1:00 Pm weekly for 6 weeks, beginning January 13th.   You can register for this class by calling  515-777-2751

Not ready to scuba dive just yet? Snorkeling is a great way to get started, on your underwater Adventures. Snorkeling classes are also offered. On Saturday January 13th at the Altoona Campus Swimming Pool, at 9:30 am. Cost for the snorkeling class is $55. For more information on these classes call 515-777-2751Matt Leyden’s Dive shop is the only location providing face to face classroom experience as well as e-learning courses in the Des Moines Metro area. They are the area’s premier full service dive shop offering equipment sales, repairs, rentals, and top quality Scuba and Snorkeling instruction.

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9289 Swanson Blvd

Clive Iowa 50325


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  1. Joe

    Always wanted to learn how to dive. Super cool.

  2. Eric

    I want to do this.

  3. Beth

    The pictures look so beautiful!

  4. Tess

    Ooohhh fun!!

  5. Brad

    I’m seriously jealous of all your adventures.

  6. Tony

    Been wanting 2 learn 2 scuba 4ever nice!

  7. Kevin

    This would be perfect to get out of this heat.

  8. Chad

    Always wanted to learn to scuba dive.

  9. Deloris

    This would be so cool!

  10. Larry

    When do the next round of classes begin? Our marriage counselor wants us to try new things together. This could be fun.

  11. Elisabeth

    Hi we are interested in taking this class, do you know if they offer a discount if more then one person signs up? We will have 3 in our group and possibly 4 if they allow our 9 year old to participate. Let me know thank you!

  12. Douglas

    Any new round of classes coming up? Details would be appreciated.

  13. Kelly

    Is there an updated class schedule available somewhere? This could be a lot of fun for my hubby and i. Thanks

  14. Kathy

    Are they still doing lessons? This would make a great stocking stuffer for my husband.

  15. Michelle

    Can I go in as a total engineer and get my whole certification through this?

    • marklongmainstream

      I suggest getting in touch with the dive center. They will better be able to answer your questions.

  16. Val

    When does the next round of classes begin, this seems a bit outdated. Thanks

  17. Rick

    This would be a lot more fun if it was done in a lake instead of a pool.

  18. Briggs

    Hell no. I would hyper ventalate.

  19. Sara

    When is the next class?

  20. Jim

    How do i register?

  21. Igor

    I scuba once in portugal, very nice time was it.

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