Tampa Bay's Choice for Scuba Diving Certification &
Technical Dive Training,

Dive Travel and
Scuba Equipment
Rental and Repair

Tampa Bay's Scuba Diving and Water Sports Outfitter

Welcome to Depth Perception Dive Center in Tampa Bay. We are the leading aquatic sports outfitter and scuba dive training company in the Tampa, Florida region. We stock equipment and apparel for swimming, diving, snorkeling, SUP, boating and sailing- everything from swimming goggles to snorkeling masks and complete open water scuba gear.  You will not find higher quality equipment or a better selection of adult and jr. snorkeling gear and scuba masks, fins, and snorkels for sale. Pick-up a few lobster gauges, tickle sticks and scalloping bags while you're here and see what Florida living is all about!

Learn to Scuba Dive

Ready to explore underwater? We offer group and private scuba diving classes designed to help you get into the water safely with expertise on your side. We are a full service scuba diving company that help hundreds of people become trained, certified, and experience the joys of diving off the coast of Florida each year
Every month we have a series of classes and open water dives scheduled for your enjoyment. Scroll down to see the beginning dates of the next few classes find a day that works for you today. It's time to decompress.

It is never too late to experience the enjoyment of underwater scuba diving. From the beautiful coral reefs, to the marine life our divers view up close and personal, Depth Perception adds something new to the mix.

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Upcoming Open Water Classes

February 5, 2015

Fri 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
NAUI Open Water Class

March 4, 2015

Fri 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
NAUI Open Water Class

The best purchase is the one you only have to make once. 

Scuba Equipment

 Our online ecommerce shop sells a wide variety of scuba diving equipment directly here on our site. With our professional dive center located in Tampa Bay, Florida, we have been selling equipment for years before finally offering our  signature low prices online. Drysuits, wetsuits, regulators and tanks, our online store has everything you'll need to get out there and go scuba diving on your own.
Our location also stocks rental dive gear and rental tanks.  We repair and service scuba equipment for those who already have their own or simply wish to take a day vacation spent in the water. Whatever your needs concerning scuba, we have you covered! Stop in, give us a call, or browse through our extensive line of scuba gear equipment for sale today from Depth Perception.
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Our dive club meets socially once a month, on the second Wednesday at 7PM at the Shop. 

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Travel the world exploring dive locations from as far away as the South Pacific to the Caribbean Sea and the Florida Keys. And all stops in between.


From easy peezy recreational diving to rigorous technical training we cover everything- including Instructor training.

Don't accept less than highly qualified and competent Instructors and Staff- We don't!
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Confident Divers. Competent Divers.

"The cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears or the sea."- Isak Dinesen
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