Roger's Scuba Shack is the perfect place to pursue the interest in scuba diving and underwater exploration while in Barbados. Roger's Scuba Shack is owned by Roger Hurley, win ner of the 1997 Award for Tourism given by the Government of Barbados. Roger's Scuba Shack has a two spacious and comfortable dive boats. Roger's Scuba Shack offers courses which include Discover Snorkeling, Discover Scuba Diving, Open Water Diver Course, Advanced Open Water Program, Rescue Diver Program, Master Scuba Diver and PADI Divemaster. Read more......Read less
Hightide Watersports was established in 1993 by Willie Hewitt and is located at the prestigious Coral Reef Club. Hightide Watersports is the only beautiful oceans science inst ructor center in Barbados. Hightide Watersports has become the most recognizable name in Barbados Scuba Diving. Hightide Watersports is committed to providing divers with the kind of professionalism and personal attention they expect from a first-rate dive operation. Read more......Read less
Biography: Joseph James
Managing Director, Jus Swim Barbados
Joseph James, a self-taught swimmer and diver with over 20 years’ experience, has been the Managin g Director of Jus Swim Barbados since 2009. Prior to Jus Swim Barbados, Joseph was an employee of the Aquatic Centre in the capacity of Pool Attendant.
His official coaching experience began at the Aquatic Centre in 2008 where he assisted the Head Coach of the junior Olympic swim team. He was also a coach for Underwater Barbados and an assistant coach with the Special Olympics swim team. Presently, Joseph assists in coaching swim clubs High Tide Sting Rays, Alpha Sharks and Dolphins at the Aquatic Centre. In 2014, Joseph successfully completed the Caribbean Coaching Certificate Program (CCCP) through The Barbados Olympic Association supported by the Caribbean Association of National Olympic Committees. The programme aims to improve competency levels of coaches across a range of sports including Olympic and Pa ralympic disciplines. He plans to pursue the advanced coaching certificate soon. In his spare time, Joseph enjoys swimming, weight training, walking and meeting people. He is also a volunteer for the Coastal Zone Management Unit, the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Barbados and the Diabetes Association of Barbados.
Jus Swim Barbados Mission Statement
Jus Swim Barbados has been swimming club created to teach children and adults in Barbados how to swim and more importantly, how to protect the land and sea environment for themselves and future generations. In doing so, we hope to develop more disciplined and well-rounded individuals who are aware of their environs. Read more......Read less
Barbados Blue is not just a dive shop but a dive shop making a difference. With two full time Marine Biologists on staff, we are continually combining the teaching of diving w ith the evaluation, monitoring, protection and education of tropical reef and coastal ecosystems. With years of reef conservation and restoration experience, we are armed and ready to make your diving excursion more than just a dive, but an unforgettable learning pleasure. Read more......Read less