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Yes, Pacific Diving Academy is a VA approved Non-College Degree School.
To get started, apply for your benefits:
Once accepted and we have all the required paperwork, we can set your start date and begin your training.
Yes. As per VA regulation, the school cannot ask to cover your professional certification fees. However, you may apply for reimbursement for some of the fees from the VA. Use VBA Form-22-0803.
Minimum commitment level is Divemaster. Anything less than a professional level certification would be considered avocational. The program you sign up for must result in a vocational training. However, you can use the G.I Bill® to start the program at Open Water Diver all the way through to your preferred professional level. These levels are:
Open Water Scuba Instructor
Master Scuba Diver Trainer
Instructor Development Course (IDC) Staff Instructor
YES, and children using a service member's benefits receive BAH.
NO, for active duty or spouse using service member's benefits do not receive BAH.
For Non-College Degree (NCD) Programs, benefit is charge based on the dollar amount of the program.
2021 schedule and tuition/fees will be available in the coming weeks. Thank you for your patience. Call 808-262-2333 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.