Workshops

Get the most of your weekend with the Boston Sea Rovers. The films on Saturday night will blow you away, the daytime speakers are world class, and the exhibit hall covers all aspects of diving. But don’t forget about the workshops.

The workshops are an important component of the clinic; after all the Boston Sea Rovers are dedicated to increasing awareness and appreciation of the marine environment. The workshops provide a unique opportunity for direct interaction with teachers eager to share their expertise.

Photo editing techniques, hands-on regulator service, an introduction to rebreather diving, visual tank inspection, and much more at your fingertips. Just take a short break from the rest of the clinic and attend a great workshop. And start next dive season with a great new set of skills.

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2020 workshops include:

2020 Boston Sea Rovers Public Safety Workshop

Details:

Date:
Friday, March 6, 2020
Room:
Newbury port A and B
Time:
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fee:
$60

Description:

This workshop is open to all Public Safety teams, team members, and anyone with an interest in Public Safety Diving. Speakers are dive industry representatives, public safety diver trainers, current, and former team members. The workshop offers a platform for the Public Safety community to share ideas and experience.
The program cost for the day is $60.00 which includes lunch and a 2020 Boston Sea Rovers tee-shirt.

Topics this year include:

Pete Nawrocky presenting: Gear Configuration Tips – Reviewing several essential elements, including fundamental diving skills, teamwork, physical fitness, and streamlined and minimalist equipment configurations.

Timothy Andro presenting: The Good, The Bad, The Paperwork – Explaining the importance of paper work and how poor record keeping can shut down your team.

Robert Shields presenting: Aquatic Rescue Incident Size Up – Based on fire ground size-up mnemonics like COAL WAS WEALTH, responders can utilize the acronym WATER to effectively size up the aquatic rescue scene. Doing so can help provide safe and efficient management of the incident.

Eric Connery presenting: Dive Team EMS Management of Dive Related Injuries and Drowning – Dive team members we need to be prepared to deal with a full spectrum of dive and drowning related injuries from cuts and scrapes to a hyperbaric emergency.

More to come!!!!!!

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Monty Fitzpatrick

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2020 PADI Member Forum

Details:

Date:
Sunday, March 10, 2019
Room:
Ipswich
Time:
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
PADI Americas
Fee:
Free to all PADI professionals

Description:

Member Forum 2020 reviews PADI’s commitment to being A Force For Good on key issues facing the dive industry and our ocean planet. While remaining dedicated to safe diving practices, PADI’s newest endeavors focus on optimizing diver education, building communities of active divers worldwide and preserving of our marine environments for future generations.

As always, your knowledge of PADI Standards will be tested, and you’ll gain insight into better managing risk while reviewing dive-incident scenarios. In addition, Member Forum 2020 will also provide you with innovative training methods and growth opportunities you can implement to increase core and specialty certifications in all markets.

Registering for Member Forum 2020 is free and recommended.

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Rob Kohl
Registration Email: rob.kohl@padi.com

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Advanced Dive Planning

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Topsfield
Time:
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
NAUI
Fee:
Free to attend

Description:

Join NAUI Director of Training, Terrence Tysall, as he guides you through the operation and utilization of the recently developed NAUI Dive Planning system. This seminar will provide thorough guidance and instruction on the processes involved in implementing this Dive Planning system in all certification courses, from entry-level to technical-level programs. Learn how this innovative tool can be used to both plan better dives for you and your students as well as decrease potential liability exposure for you and your staff. This session is open to all interested parties regardless of agency affiliation.

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Terrence Tysall
Registration Email: training@naui.org

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Aquariums for Aquanauts

Details:

Date:
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Room:
Hamilton
Time:
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sponsor:
J&B Underwater Services
Fee:
$45

Description:

This workshop covers multiple topics in aquarium design and husbandry ranging from basic topics like tank equipment and organism selection to more advanced matters including automated dosing systems, coral fragging, and more!

Suggested designs and biological loads for a variety of budgets and experience levels will be presented, and multiple techniques relevant to reef tank husbandry will be demonstrated, including chemical testing and dosing for live corals and the fragmenting and placement of hard and soft corals. Time permitting, individual planned projects will be discussed.

Upon completion attendees should be able to establish and maintain a healthy tank with their choice of organism, from anemones to zebrafish!

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: John Lyons
Registration Email: jlyons3@umassd.edu

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Boy Scouts Oceanography Merit Badge Workshop

Details:

Date:
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Room:
Newbury port A and B
Time:
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Presenter:
Fee:
$20/scout;  Adult leader ($25) or free with 10 scouts

Description:

 

Scouts should bring their Blue Cards and a printed copy of Oceanography Merit Badge Workbook

 

Merit Badge Councilors:
Mark Fregeau PhD.
Woody Tinsley

More information at www.bostonsearovers.com/scouts/

You might also want to consider Discover Scuba on Saturday– free – pre-registration required!
Opportunity to try scuba diving in a pool under supervision. Information on local courses to receive certification and Scuba Diving Merit Badge is provided.
More information at www.bostonsearovers.com/clinic-home/discover-scuba/

Register for this workshop at:

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Dirty Tricks for Underwater Photographers using Lightroom and Photoshop

Details:

Date:
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Room:
Georgetown
Time:
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Go Ask Erin
Fee:
$75

Description:

Some call it cheating. Others call it magic. No matter what you think of it, post-production is here to stay. Come learn the latest dirty tricks for underwater photographers. Erin will be using Lightroom Classic and Photoshop CC to:
• Remove backscatter and unwanted objects
• Re-light images after the fact
• Sharpen eyes
• Composite, Warp, and Transform
• Supercharge color and contrast
• Content Aware Fill, Scale, and Move
This workshop requires an understanding of your computer’s operating system, and you must have Lightroom and Photoshop installed. We’ll cover techniques for all skill levels, but complete beginners will find the class challenging. The workshop includes a 16GB USB3 thumb drive pre-loaded with more than 30 Go Ask Erin tutorial articles as well as class work files.

SPECIAL OFFERS:
• SAVE $10 OFF each additional registration if you attend more than one Go Ask Erin/Newmediasoup workshop during the Boston Sea Rovers Clinic.
*On receipt of your payment for the first workshop, we’ll email you a coupon code that you can use at the checkout for additional registrations. *Coupon Not Transferable.

 

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Registration email for questions only - enroll using the Payment link below (coming soon)
Registration Email: erin@goaskerin.com

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Eddy Current Technician

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Marblehead A and B
Time:
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Presenter:
Fee:
$175

Description:

Do you know that you do not always have to perform an Eddy Current test?  So why a class for Eddy Current testing?  It is important to understand the Federal and cylinder manufacturer requirements for this testing.  The PSI-PCI Eddy Current Technician (ECT) course provides you with in depth understanding of the process: the why, when and how of testing in this very hands on training.  As a PSI-PCI trained Eddy Current Technician, you will be able to distinguish what cylinders need to be tested and how to conduct the test properly.

Eddy Current testing is a powerful addition (and now required by USDOT to be updated every 3 years) to visual cylinder inspection; however many in the industry continue to use such instruments on the wrong cylinders or fail to operate the equipment properly.

The PSI-PCI course provides Visual Cylinder Inspectors with the added training to know when and how to conduct proper Eddy Current Tests on SCUBA and SCBA cylinders in addition to hands on experience with Eddy Current instruments.

PSI-PCI, Inc. is regarded as the authority on Visual Cylinder Inspection and associated programs. It is our only business, not just an add-on! Our programs have been created by industry experts from many fields to provide a cohesive, informative certification program. We are the only company whose training is endorsed, referred to and utilized by cylinder manufacturers; and recognized by USDOT and Compressed Gas Association. You won’t find our level of professionalism, comprehensive support and consultation from anyone else! The only real choice is PSI-PCI!

Prerequisite: Current PSI-PCI Visual Cylinder Inspector

You can sign up online via our show schedule page or contact our office directly for personal assistance.

Register for this workshop at:

Registration Phone: 425-398-4300
Registration Email: staff@psicylinders.com

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Editing Techniques for Wide-Angle Underwater Images

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Georgetown
Time:
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Go Ask Erin
Fee:
$50

Description:

Erin Quigley will share her favorite pro tips and dirty tricks for solving common wide-angle problems in post.
*This workshop is for the beginning to intermediate underwater photographer

EDITING TECHNIQUES FOR WIDE ANGLE IMAGING
• White Balance, Tonal corrections and Contrast
Adjusting water color and minimizing unwanted color casts from ambient light
Backscatter and object removal

SPECIAL OFFERS:
• SAVE $10 OFF each additional registration if you attend more than one Go Ask Erin/Newmediasoup workshop during the Boston Sea Rovers Clinic.
*On receipt of your payment for the first workshop, we’ll email you a coupon code that you can use at the checkout for additional registrations. *Coupon Not Transferable.

 

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Registration email for questions only - enroll using the Payment link below
Registration Email: erin@goaskerin.com

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Elements of Diving / Mastering Propulsion

Details:

Date:
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Room:
Essex
Time:
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sponsor:
Evolution Scuba, llc.
Fee:
$75.00 portion of fee to be donated to American Breast Cancer Assc.

Description:

Have you ever wanted more control over your diving? How about having the ability to stay in one place in the water column. Would you like to be able to back up? Do you want much better gas consumption?

If you answered yes to any one of these, then you owe it to yourself to spend 4-6 hours with us at the show.You are attending the Sea Rover’s Show for information, we have some for you. We will be in a class room in the morning with a lecture and video portion that will open your eyes to a very simple and intuitive education on what others have omitted from your knowledge base.

Then we will move you to a pool for a taste of proper body position, equipment configuration, weighting principles, and propulsion techniques including the backwards kick. We will spend a couple of hours here to bring your mind and body together underwater.

This work shop is for any level of diver, Tec, Cave P/S or Recreational, it is for any instructor as well, everyone will take something away from this class. You can join the class and pool session and get in the water or just observe from the pool deck. If getting in the water with us, you will need to bring your full scuba kit, but we will go over all of that with you when you contact us for registration. One half of your 75.00 registration fee for this workshop has always and will be again donated to The American Breast Cancer Assc.

Please join us to see what you might have missed.

Register for this workshop at:

Registration Email: info@evolutionscuba.com

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Underwater Lighting (But Were Afraid to Ask)

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Manchester
Time:
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Presenter:
Fee:
$75

Description:

Unlike my ‘Advanced Fundamentals’ workshops, where light and lighting are only a part of the material (and featured after other toics) this workshop is dedicated to lighting underwater. And it is packed with real world examples and applications of lighting as well as some of the underlying fundamental concepts. The goal is for everyone to learn EXPOSURE: camera settings, balancing ambient and artificial sources; LIGHT: direction, intensity / duration, color, specularity; WATER: and it’s effect on light. Shooting manual, auto+, speed-light (flash), continuous light, color versus black and white, multiple exposure and long exposure are all topics covered in this workshop.

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Tom Easop
Registration Phone: +1 603 283 6630
Registration Email: tom@easophotography.com

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Hands-On Advanced Lifesaving Techniques Workshop

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Topsfield
Time:
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Presenter:
Fee:
50

Description:

Is basic first aid good enough for divers? What if you are far from shore on a boat or in a remote area?  In this workshop, you learn to insert an airway, control major bleeding, and learn to recognize dive related life threats!

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Sandy Shaw
Registration Phone: 917-299-4308
Registration Email: sandy@sandyshoresscuba.com

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Intro to Photoshop for Lightroom Users

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Georgetown
Time:
1:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Go Ask Erin
Fee:
$75

Description:

Lightroom is a killer piece of software that works miracles on all kinds of images. For most photographers, it’s a one-stop shop. For underwater shooters, however, there comes a point when Lightroom hits a wall. If your image has serious backscatter, objects to resize or remove, or intricate local adjustments to make, then Photoshop is the answer. In this workshop, you’ll learn to navigate layers and layer masks, the best techniques for Backscatter and object removal, and basic compositing.

SPECIAL OFFERS:
• SAVE $10 OFF each additional registration if you attend more than one Go Ask Erin/Newmediasoup workshop during the Boston Sea Rovers Clinic.
*On receipt of your payment for the first workshop, we’ll email you a coupon code that you can use at the checkout for additional registrations. *Coupon Not Transferable.

 

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Registration email for questions only - enroll using the Payment link below
Registration Email: erin@goaskerin.com

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Lightroom Bootcamp For Underwater Photographers

Details:

Date:
Friday, March 6, 2020
Room:
Georgetown
Time:
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Go Ask Erin
Fee:
$175

Description:

This is an intensive, hands-on and above all fun underwater-specific workshop with plenty of one-on-one coaching from Erin Quigley of GoAskErin.com. To get the most out of the workshop, you’ll need your laptop running the most recent version of Lightroom that your OS can handle, and at least 1 external hard drive, all with the appropriate power source and cables. We will be teaching Lightroom Classic. *We will NOT be teaching Mobile Lightroom CC.

Erin will be teaching the latest version of Lightroom in the workshop, exploring mostly the Library and Develop Modules.

You’ll also need 3-5 of your own underwater images that we’ll choose from to work on. Bring them on a thumb drive. All skill levels of shooter are welcome!

SPECIAL OFFERS:
• SAVE $10 OFF each additional registration if you attend more than one Go Ask Erin/Newmediasoup workshop during the Boston Sea Rovers Clinic.
*On receipt of your payment for the first workshop, we’ll email you a coupon code that you can use at the checkout for additional registrations. *Coupon Not Transferable.

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Registration email for questions only - enroll using the Payment link below
Registration Email: erin@goaskerin.com

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Northeast Regional Diving Safety Officer Meeting

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Hamilton
Time:
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Boston Sea Rovers
Fee:
Free to Agency & Institutional Diving Safety Officers

Description:

The meeting is an opportunity for regional Diving Safety Officers to meet with their peers and discuss projects, AAUS updates, and current events.
This meeting is open to all agency, institutional, and university Diving Safety Officers operating programs in compliance with (29CFR1910, Subpart T) of the OSHA Diving Regulations.

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Chris Rigaud
Registration Email: crigaud@maine.edu

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Oxygen Cylinder Cleaning Technician

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Marblehead A and B
Time:
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Professional Scuba Inspectors, Inc.
Fee:
$175

Description:

Some people give oxygen little thought. But if you are using oxygen or enriched air in your facility, then you must be trained according to the Federal requirements to handle, manage and clean to specific O2 standards.  Do you know what they are?  The PSI-PCI Oxygen Cylinder Cleaning Technician (OCCT) course will provide you with the information you need to answer YES to that question.

“Dive industry standards” do not exist!  The PSI-PCI course covers gas industry standards, Federal requirements, real world cleaning, inspection and use techniques that will keep you and your customers safe and compliant when using O2.  With the knowledge you gain in this PSI-PCI course you will be confident and able to meet Federal requirements in your use, cleaning and inspections of cylinders in enriched air or O2 service.

PSI-PCI, Inc. is regarded as the authority on Visual Cylinder Inspection and associated programs. It is our only business, not just an add-on! Our programs have been created by industry experts from many fields to provide a cohesive, informative certification program. We are the only company whose training is endorsed, referred to and utilized by cylinder manufacturers; and recognized by USDOT and Compressed Gas Association. You won’t find our level of professionalism, comprehensive support and consultation from anyone else! The only real choice is PSI-PCI!

Prerequisite: Current PSI-PCI Visual Cylinder Inspector

You can sign up online via our show schedule page or contact us directly for personal assistance.

Register for this workshop at:

Registration Phone: 425-398-4300

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PSI-PCI Annual Update

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Marblehead A and B
Time:
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Professional Scuba Inspectors, Inc.
Fee:
$175

Description:

The PSI-PCI Annual Update is designed to provide a current PSI-PCI trained inspector information on recent changes to cylinders and inspection standards as well as keeping you abreast of current happenings.

Additionally, this update meets the OSHA and DOT 3 year retraining requirements for cylinder HAZMAT handling. PSI-PCI, Inc. is regarded as the authority on Visual Cylinder Inspection and associated programs. It is our only business, not just an add-on! Our programs have been created by industry experts from many fields to provide a cohesive, informative certification program. You must be a current (within 3 years of last training) PSI-PCI Inspector to be eligible to renew via the Update.

We are the only company whose training is endorsed, referred to and utilized by cylinder manufacturers; and recognized by USDOT and Compressed Gas Association. You won’t find our level of professionalism, comprehensive support and consultation from anyone else! The only real choice is PSI-PCI!

You can sign up online via our show schedule page or contact our office for personal assistance.

Register for this workshop at:

Registration Phone: 425-398-4300

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Putting it all together – Basics of Video Editing for Underwater Videographers

Details:

Date:
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Room:
Georgetown
Time:
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Newmediasoup
Fee:
$50

Description:

*This workshop is focused on learning how to gain confidence to edit a compelling underwater video using Adobe Premiere Pro video editing software.

Learn how to efficiently import your video footage, get an edited piece set to music and learn the basics of color correction, along with exporting your finished video!

Topics covered:

-Importing your video footage
-Workspaces
-How to select your best clips and get them on a timeline
-Syncing your clips to your music track
-Basics of Premiere Pro Color Correction for the Underwater Videographer
-Adding a basic title, watermark and credits
-Exporting for YouTube/Vimeo

SPECIAL OFFERS:
• SAVE $10 OFF each additional registration if you attend more than one Go Ask Erin/Newmediasoup workshop during the Boston Sea Rovers Clinic.
*On receipt of your payment for the first workshop, we’ll email you a coupon code that you can use at the checkout for additional registrations. *Coupon Not Transferable.

 

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Enroll using the Payment link below

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Seashells Around the World

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Gloucester A and B
Time:
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Boston Malacological Club
Fee:
Free and open to all ages

Description:

 

FREE ALL WEEKEND SEASHELL EXHIBIT
-second floor Mezzanine-Gloucester Room-

Saturday 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Drop by and see educational exhibits of seashells from the world over and learn about their habitats, biodiversity and ecology and their use in food, science, medicine, on stamps, and in art and crafts.

Bring your own seashell and learn how to identify it with the help of experts on mollusks who will be available to assist you and teach you how to use some of the best seashell identification books.

Choose your own seashell from one of the world’s beaches at our ‘seashell adoption table’ provided by our members.

Learn how to make your own origami ocean animal at our origami animal exhibit.

Sponsored by the Boston Malacological Club
Founded in 1910

Join one of the world’s oldest active seashell groups for fun and educational monthly meetings in Cambridge, Mass.  For information contact:
George Buckley – gbuckley@fas.harvard.edu
Valerie Gould – valeiegould22@hotmail.com

Please note the contact information below is for informational purposes only – No registration is required!

Register for this workshop at:

Registration Email: valeriegould22@hotmail.com
Registration URL: free to the public

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Topside and Underwater Shooting Techniques with your GoPro

Details:

Date:
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Room:
Georgetown
Time:
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Newmediasoup
Fee:
$50

Description:

*This workshop is focused on how to get the most out of your GoPro Hero camera!

View topside and underwater footage all shot with GoPro cameras and learn how to get these types of shots.
While viewing videos captured from all around the world shot exclusively with GoPro cameras, learn what’s possible with these small but powerful action cameras.

Topics covered:
-What’s Possible with a GoPro Camera
-How to Capture Professional looking Underwater Wide Angle Video
-How to shoot tack sharp Underwater Macro Video
-Techniques for capturing compelling Topside Video & Timelapse to mix into your final edit
-Tools for stability
-Drone usage
-Learn in depth Shooting Techniques
-Learn loads of Tips learned from years of shooting experience in the field with GoPro Hero Cameras.

SPECIAL OFFERS:
• SAVE $10 OFF each additional registration if you attend more than one Go Ask Erin/Newmediasoup workshop during the Boston Sea Rovers Clinic.
*On receipt of your payment for the first workshop, we’ll email you a coupon code that you can use at the checkout for additional registrations. *Coupon Not Transferable.

 

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Enroll using the Payment link below

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Underwater Fluorescence – How to See and Capture the Spectral Magic

Details:

Date:
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Room:
Ipswich
Time:
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
NIGHTSEA
Fee:
$50

Description:

The workshop will cover a broad range of topics around fluorescence in the sea: what it is, from the physics to the biology to what we still don’t know; where underwater fluorescence can be found; what equipment you need to explore by eye and by camera; and more. The workshop will be part presentation, part Q&A, and part hands-on experimentation with lights, filters, and cameras. Attendees will receive a certificate good for a one-time 10% discount on equipment purchases.

Enroll or ask questions using the email below.
Payment by PayPal or credit card (call phone number below with cc info).

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Charles Mazel
Registration Phone: 781 791-9508 x 5
Registration Email: nightsea@nightsea.com

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Valve Repair Technician

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Marblehead A and B
Time:
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Professional Scuba Inspectors, Inc.
Fee:
$175

Description:

The PSI-PCI Valve Repair Technician course is a top notch overview of the basics of valve maintenance and repair.  The valve is often times the most neglected part of the dive equipment. But it has a very important job: getting the air from the cylinder to the user!  Wouldn’t you want your valves to be in the best possible condition?  The PSI-PCI VRT course expands on the informational overview of the VCI course and will provide you with the detailed information you need to disassemble, inspect, clean, reassemble and test the valve.  This course is endorsed and contributed to by the major valve manufacturers and suppliers in the industry.

PSI-PCI, Inc. is regarded as the authority on Visual Cylinder Inspection and associated programs. It is our only business, not just an add-on! Our programs have been created by industry experts from many fields to provide a cohesive, informative certification program. We are the only company whose training is endorsed, referred to and utilized by cylinder manufacturers; and recognized by USDOT and Compressed Gas Association. You won’t find our level of professionalism, comprehensive support and consultation from anyone else! The only real choice is PSI-PCI!

You can sign up at our show schedule page or contact our office for personal assistance.

Register for this workshop at:

Registration Phone: 425-398-4300

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Visual Cylinder Inspection

Details:

Date:
Friday, March 6, 2020
Room:
Marblehead A and B
Time:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Presenter:
Sponsor:
Professional Scuba Inspectors, Inc.
Fee:
$350

Description:

Are you aware that there are Federal requirements for training to conduct visual inspections of high pressure cylinders?  Why trust your life support equipment to just anyone?

PSI-PCI is the leader in Visual Cylinder Inspection (VCI) training.  It has been our core business for over 35 years.  Our dedication to cylinder safety is unmatched in the industry and our VCI training is the only training available that the cylinder manufacturers use, refer to and formally endorse.  We are also the only training for VCI that is recognized by law making entities such as the USDOT, Compressed Gas Association, NIOSH, OSHA and others.

You will learn about aluminum, steel and composite cylinders – their makeup, manufacturing process, safety concerns and inspection requirements.  Our training also provides an overview of other associated subjects such as hydro requalifying, valves, O2 cleaning and more.  Get real information with real world applications.  As a PSI-PCI inspector you have access to accurate information, professional consultation and superior support when you need it.

This training is open to everyone, whether you need to inspect cylinders or just want to know about the process.  Join the professional team of inspectors at PSI-PCI, Inc.  You too can be a part of the Cylinder Safety Solution! this course meets the OSHA and DOT requirements for employee HAZMAT training and students completing the course are qualified to conduct HAZMAT training for cylinder handlers.

**Previously trained PSI-PCI Visual Cylinder Inspectors that are outside their 3 year recurrent training requirement for renewal should select Visual Cylinder Inspection Refresh ($225) to renew**

Sign up online at our show schedule page or contact our office directly for personal assistance.

Register for this workshop at:

Registration Phone: 425-398-4300
Registration Email: staff@psicylinders.com

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Wide-Angle Shooting Tips for the Underwater Photographer

Details:

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Room:
Georgetown
Time:
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Sponsor:
Newmediasoup
Fee:
$50

Description:

*This workshop is for the beginning to intermediate underwater photographer
There’s nothing harder to pull off than a compelling wide angle shot. In the first two hours of class, Jen and Joel from Newmediasoup, will teach the most critical elements of wide-angle shooting technique. They’ll cover strobe placement, best camera settings, and special setups like silhouettes, sunballs, and how to work with a model.
We’ll cover:

WIDE-ANGLE SHOOTING TIPS
•  How to shoot wide-angle underwater
Focus and exposure
What is backscatter and tips to avoid it

•  Shooting with available light
Big scenes, big animals, wrecks, silhouettes

•  Shooting with strobes
Strobe positioning
Reef scenes, mid-sized animals
CFWA (Close Focus Wide Angle)

•  Working with models
Your dive buddy = your model

•  Composition
Move away from the center
Shoot verticals

SPECIAL OFFERS:
• SAVE $10 OFF each additional registration if you attend more than one Go Ask Erin/Newmediasoup workshop during the Boston Sea Rovers Clinic.
*On receipt of your payment for the first workshop, we’ll email you a coupon code that you can use at the checkout for additional registrations. *Coupon Not Transferable.

 

Register for this workshop at:

Contact Name: Enroll using the Payment link below

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