has just announced the kick-off of their new Instructor Credit Program for free advertising and credit towards gear. Active independent scuba instructors with all certification agencies can now earn credit for the equipment purchased by them or their students. If their students purchase their equipment through their instructor’s account at, the instructor is given store credit and it can be redeemed at any time.

The instructors will also have the opportunity to create a personal webpage hosted free of charge by This personal webpage is a great way for an independent instructor to advertise the specialties that they teach, the area they operate in, contact information, and even provides the opportunity to upload photos to add depth to the web page. can be reached toll free at 800-34-SCUBA, or via email at