Florida Keys Wreck Trek and Reefs, Scuba Capital of the World

The Florida Keys is the Diving Capital of the world, from Key Largo, Tavernier, Islamorada, Marathon and Key West, amazing reefs and wrecks abound. All the diving a diver could ever want, and it’s right here in the U.S. The Florida Keys has the dives that divers dreams are made of. Enjoy the underwater video.

Coral Spawn in Key Largo

2010 Coral Spawn

Coral spawn of 2oo9.  Florida Keys Dive center is planning to do another week of diving this year to try and catch the coral spawn again off Key Largo.  They will be doing night dives starting on August 26 for 4 nights and hopefully catch the coral spawn again this year.

Key Largo Fishing Trip

Nice day of Fishing in Key Largo, aboard the Florida Keys Dive Centers’ new
46′ Newton dive boat the “Orion”.

Key Largo Fishing Trip

Ugly American Dive Club members, left to right Paul Bell, Ethan Erb, Charles "Machine Gun Charlie" Erb.

PADI Junior Open Water

Meet Ethan Erb. He is 11yrs old from Fredericktown, PA. He was certified PADI Junior Open Water on August 9th and has done 24 dives already.

Ethan Certified PADI Junior Open Water

Ethan is a 11 year old Certified PADI Junior Open Water Scuba Diver

11 Year Old Ethan Spears His First Grouper Fish

Grouper Spear fishing Key Largo Florida

Ethan's with his Grouper

Ethan was certified to dive at the Florida Keys Dive Center and learned how to spear Fish. Look at the size of the first Grouper he caught. Go Ethan!

Completed open water certification

Completed open water certification with Joe and Sara as instructors. I found both instructors to be exceptionally competent in their knowledge and instruction. Sara is great at instilling the confidence you need as you move along with your skills and Joe is a good teacher – making sure you get what you need in order to be competent in the water. Can’t wait to get back to the FKDC and dive in again!

Steve Brown

Don’t change your teaching style!

“Don’t change your teaching style. I learned a lot about training people from your IDC. Your praise, patience, and encouragement made me feel more relaxed and confident. A lot of what you taught me I can use in my training at my job. I especially want to thank you for the ‘Fisher Price’ physics lesson you conducted in your home on Thursday evening. Thanks for a great experience, see you soon.”

Russell Fleming

State Trooper

New Jersey

Your IDC was the best ever!

I have taken dozens of instructor’s courses in my time, but your IDC was the best ever. You took the time to explain every detail and how it pertains to a real life-teaching situation. Most other instructors I have had always talked in hypothetical situations. The course was well structured and presented in a meaningful way that we could understand. I also appreciated your willingness to help us after hours if we had any difficulty with our homework.”

Rick Lindner



Much more than a prep course for the IE

Mike Ames

“The course instructor was always on hand and helpful, answering questions and queries. The course taught at FKDC was much more than a prep course for the IE, but aimed at teaching us to be a competent and effective PADI Instructor. I have already recommended you and FKDC to several of my Divemaster friends. I will be back in the fall to complete the PADI MFA, DAN O2, and Enriched Air Instructor Specialty Courses.”

Mike Ames

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