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NAUI SCUBA Diver - Winter Course
Jan 12, 2016

HHUC will be offering a NAUI SCUBA Diver course during the winter semester. This is an introductory 12-week course and is open to all Hart House members and the general public. Successful completion of this course will lead you to obtain a NAUI SCUBA Diver certification, which will allow you to SCUBA dive within recreational dive limits anywhere in the world.

The first night of the course will be held on January 12th, at 7PM. The classes will be held in Sidney Smith Hall room SS 1078. The course is FULL; however, we recommend calling Hart House (416) 978-2452 and request to be placed on the wait list.

For more information, please see our course brochure and FAQ.


Snorkel Sundays
Sundays, 8:00-9:00 PM

Skin diving and Snorkeling for fun and fitness. Learn to play underwater hockey. Develop your skills with a dedicated instructor. Open to all members of the Hart House Underwater Club.

See the Snorkel Sunday Poster for more information.


Try Scuba Diving
Jan 26, 2016

Ever wondered what it is like to breath underwater? Discover SCUBA now! This 1-night course provides participants with a basic orientation to scuba from the safety of the pool. You and your buddy are paired with an experienced instructor who will take you on a first dive tailored to your comfort level.

Class: Tuesday Jan 26th, 7-11pm
Fee: $25
Register: http://harthouse.ca/eventssingle/underwater-try-scuba-diving_6333


NAUI Advanced Rescue SCUBA Diver
Sept 12, 2015

HHUC will be offering a NAUI Advanced Rescue SCUBA Diver course during the fall semester. This is an 4-day course and is open to all Hart House members and the general public. Successful completion of this course will lead you to obtain a NAUI Advanced Rescue SCUBA Diver certification, which will allow you to act as a safety diver on club-sponsored dive trips.
For more information, please see our course brochure.


NAUI SCUBA Diver - Fall Course
Sept 22, 2015

HHUC will be offering a NAUI SCUBA Diver course during the fall semester. This is an introductory 12-week course and is open to all Hart House members and the general public. Successful completion of this course will lead you to obtain a NAUI SCUBA Diver certification, which will allow you to SCUBA dive within recreational dive limits anywhere in the world.

The first night of the course will be held on September 22nd, at 7PM in Sidney Smith Hall room SS 2128. Registration is recommended in order to guarantee a spot in the course.

For more information, please see our course brochure and FAQ.


HHUC Philippines Trip Apr. 29 - May 13, 2016
June 23, 2015

Diver's paradise describes the waters of the Philippines. Located in the centre of what is known as the Coral Triangle, the area is in the global centre of marine diversity, containing 76% of the world's coral species, 6 of the world's 7 marine turtle species, and over 2000 reef fish species.

Join HHUC Apr. 29 - May 13, 2016, in an escorted trip led by Rebecca Metcalfe, one of HHUC's NAUI Scuba Diving Instructors, exploring underwater and topside, with 7 nights at Atlantis Dumaguete and 5 nights at Amun Ini, Bohol.

A deposit of $500 USD is required to secure a spot on the trip. See this PDF all the details, and just phone the trip leader, anytime from June 23, 2015 onward, to book this great adventure. Space is limited to 30 participants, so reserve your spot early to avoid disappointment.

HHUC 2015-16 HHUC Membership Renewal Time
May 15th, 2015

Being an HHUC member has many benefits including access to low-cost gear rental packages, a packed summer dive season, reduced costs for HHUC courses, OUC insurance, and much more!


Memberships can now be purchased/renewed by completing the membership renewal form and submitting it along with payment to the Hart Hart Hub. Questions about Membership? Please call 416-978-8387 or email Lynsay Henderson. For other scuba club related questions feel free to contact the HHUC.



Announcing the 2015-2016 HHUC Executive
May 15th, 2015

The 2015-2016 HHUC Executive was elected at AGM on May 14th 2015. We thank the 2014-2015 HHUC Executive for their hard work, dedication and volunteerism that made the 2014-2015 year a success and look forward to another great year!

HHUC in the news
March 23rd, 2015

The Hart House Underwater Club (HHUC) was in the news today with an article published by the UofT Varsity newspaper.

Watch out for our upcoming programming:

Fitness for Diving (snorkelling) classes (Every Sunday 8-9pm, Sept- June, at Hart House)
2015 Annual General Meeting (May 14th 7:00pm, Hart House)
2015 Summer gear rentals (June - Sept)
2015 Summer Dive Season (May - Sept)
NAUI Advanced Scuba Diver course (June 2015)
NAUI Try Scuba Diving (Sept. 2015)
NAUI Scuba Diver course (Sept. 2015)

Join our listserv to receive annoucements about these activites and/or become an HHUC member.


NAUI Sources Article Re: C. Ben Davis
January 2015

The most recent NAUI Sources Magazine has a memorial article about C. Ben Davis, (NAUI 101L 1925 - 2014), commemorating his life and contributions as one of the earliest NAUI members who was key in the shaping and growth of NAUI. The article was authored by HHUC cornerstone member Bob Belcher (NAUI 3836). The article is available here courtesy of NAUI Sources Magazine FOURTH QUARTER 2014 VOL. XXVI, ISSUE.