Physics of SCUBA


Biosphere 2 and Planet Scuba of Tucson are hosting

a Physics of Scuba workshop for teachers


This event will be held on May 20, 2017 and is open to all Arizona teachers.

The morning starts at 8AM with introductions, logistics, orientation to the facility, etc.

The workshop will start promptly at 8:30.  We’ll have lunch (provided) around noon, and be at the ocean at 1PM. The afternoon session will go until 3:30, then wrap up and you’ll be done by not later than 4PM.

The morning session will be an interactive seminar on the physics involved in diving. The afternoon session will get you in dive gear in the B2 ocean, and a chance to explore the concepts you learned in the morning (and more). All dive gear,  lunch and snacks are included.

The cost for workshop will be $100. PD credit will be provided (0.5 CEU).

Overnight accommodations before/after/both can be arranged for an additional (very low) fee.  

Register here


All teachers are welcome…only basic math skills are required!


You will need to bring your completed Medical Questionnaire with you to the event.

Questions? Please use this convenient contact form.