Welcome to North Texas Scuba Divers A PADI 5 Star IDC Retail Store

Welcome to North Texas Scuba Divers A PADI 5 Star IDC Retail Store Welcome to North Texas Scuba Divers A PADI 5 Star IDC Retail Store Welcome to North Texas Scuba Divers A PADI 5 Star IDC Retail Store

OUR Story

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Your local PADI 5 STAR IDC Dive Shop

We are proud to be a full service PADI 5 Star IDC Dive shop, We are an Elite training facility, every class is a private class, we never train more than 6 people in the pool at a time. All classroom training is conducted online on your schedule. We have a full retail store offering great deals on a full line of Cressi Scuba gear, We have our very own 15' deep training pool as well as onsite compressor for airfills. We offer a variety of travel options with our in house travel agency. We specialize in training divers on their schedule.

North Texas Scuba Divers

Press Release

North Texas Scuba Divers is pleased to announce that we have entered into partnership with PADI Course Director Eric Hunter. With over 130 professional lever certifications, Eric’s addition has helped us become a PADI Five Star Instructor Development Center. Eric’s 40 plus years of business experience and over 1000 dives, will allow us to build on the already large base of instruction that our customers already enjoy. In addition to Open Water, Advanced Open Water and Rescue Diver Certifications that is a large part of our base business, we will start training new PADI Instructors.

We anticipate the first PADI IDC to start sometime in late March 2020.

North Texas Scuba Divers, LLC is a PADI Diver Center is located in the western part of the DFW Metroplex in Springtown, TX. We are the only PADI Dive Center west of the DFW airport to have their own in-house training pool dedicated to scuba training. 

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You can start your adventure here

We offer PADI online courses just click on the PADI brand and get started today on your next adventure, or contact us to schedule your training.

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Located in Springtown, Texas

We are proud to be a DAN Premier member, click the picture to sign up for your DAN membership

About Us

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Eric Donald Hunter

Eric Donald Hunter

Eric Donald Hunter

PADI Course Director 

Becoming a scuba diver was a dream come true for me 20 years ago. I have always been a fish and now diving with the diverse life under water I feel at home. With my wife Diana at my side, we have dived all over the world and share this love with everyone we know. As a PADI Instructor and Course Director I can share my passion with new divers as well as experience divers. In addition to training new PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors, I also teach literally dozens of diving specialties. This includes Dry Suit, PADI TEC diving, Sidemount diving and even diving with Full Face Mask live you see on TC a lot. And is that’s not enough, come try diving with an underwater drive propulsion device (scooter). 

Come to North Texas Scuba Divers and see the difference passion and dedication makes in your training. 

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Darrel Scroggins

Eric Donald Hunter

Eric Donald Hunter

PADI IDC Staff Instructor

As a Co-Owner and Instructor, I Have traveled all around the world diving, as a PADI Staff Instructor I can train divers from basic Open Water all the way to assistant Instructors and help North Texas Scuba Divers PADI Course Director in training new PADI Instructors.  

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Bill Nash

Eric Donald Hunter

Diana Emrick-Hunter

  PADI Instructor and PADI Rebreather Instructor.

 I'm a Padi rebreather trainer, we can teach basic and advance rebreather at North Texas. I have logged hundreds of dives throughout the world.  As a retired service member myself, I have personally witnessed the healing power that scuba has on people. I am also actively committed to protecting our oceans and raising awareness to conservation issues.  I support these efforts through the Project AWARE Foundation, ocean clean-ups, as well as educating my students in their role in protecting our aquatic resources.

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Diana Emrick-Hunter

Diana Emrick-Hunter

Diana Emrick-Hunter

PADI Instructor

My passion for diving started with I was certified as a PADI Open Water Diver over 42 years ago. After my retirement as a Police Officer I was able to dive more and became a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor. With over 1000 dives, my diving passion quickly became a teaching passion and I have slowly moved up the PADI Instructor ladder to become a PADI Staff Instructor. As well as being passionate about teaching, I am a big fan of conservation. As we learn to dive we also learn to pick up debris that we may run across. We all want to teach others how do dive as well as how to protect the ocean environment 

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Donald Davis

Diana Emrick-Hunter

Donna Scroggins

PADI MSDT Instructor

Bio Coming Soon

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Donna Scroggins

Diana Emrick-Hunter

Donna Scroggins

PADI Divemaster

Bio Coming Soon

Manny Lois Dive Master

I am a nature lover and earth/environment advocate Since I was young boy I d

Manny Lois Dive Master

Stephanie Jenkins - Davis

Stephanie Jenkins - Davis

PADI Divemaster

I am a nature lover and earth/environment advocate Since I was young boy I dreamt of learning to dive and live the amazing world that Jaques Custeau shared through his series.. life took its turns and delayed my learning. My son became interested in the underwater world and it opened the opportunity to fulfill my dream and we both took the first steps and we were instantly hooked. Bill Nash was our instructor and he inspired the sense of privilege and respect for diving. We experienced in real life the devastation of the Great Reef Barrier on a diving trip and also the destruction and pollution of Both the Poles. This became the main goal for me to use diving as a teaching tool of how we affect the environment and the effect we have with the choices we make. I hope to inspire others to make changes so that we can preserve the underwater world and keep our waters pristine.

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Stephanie Jenkins - Davis

Stephanie Jenkins - Davis

Stephanie Jenkins - Davis

PADI Divemaster

Bio Coming soon

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Preston Scroggins

Stephanie Jenkins - Davis

Preston Scroggins

PADI Divemaster 

Bio Coming Soon


Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours. 

North Texas Scuba Divers

522 Scroggins Rd, Springtown, Texas 76082, United States

(817) 629-1662

Hours

Nov - Mar  ( Winter Hours )

Monday - Friday: 10:00am - 5:00 pm 

Saturday:By Appointment Only

Sunday: Closed

Apr- Oct ( Summer Hours )

Monday - Friday : 10:00 am - 6:00pm

Saturday : 10:00aam - 4:00pm

Sunday - Closed 

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