Products and Services
Strac Scuba Shack is your one-stop destination for scuba diving equipment and training in Des Moines, Iowa. The center carries a wide selection of scuba diving-related products that you can choose from. The center also provides training for divers of all levels, including DAN (Divers Alert Network) safety classes. Whether you dive for recreation or as part of your line of work, Strac Scuba Shack can help you improve your performance in the water, both skill and equipment-wise.
The center is complete with scuba gear from various different brands, both domestic and international. With such a comprehensive catalog, you can choose from some of the most reliable and high-quality scuba equipment available in the market. The store’s personnel can help you find specific gear, and can give helpful tips on how to best use your newly acquired equipment.
Strac Scuba Shack offers a host of diving and diving related lessons that anyone is free to sign up for. The center provides NAUI scuba instruction from “Scuba Diver” the entry class into “Advanced Diver” “Nitrox Diver” “Master Diver” and up to “Rescue Diver” to name a few. Moreover, the center also teachers Instructor level classes to allow divers to move into instruction starting as assistants instructors, check with the dive center if you have ambitions in this area.
In addition to NAUI scuba lessons, the center is certified to teach DAN courses. Dan courses cover topics such as basic first aid, emergency oxygen administration, basic life support, neurological assessment, first aid for hazardous marine life injuries, diving emergency management. The dive center also sells Dan safety equipment and supplies and more. Each completed course recognizes the trainee for particular qualifications.
The center offers scuba equipment services, which include maintenance, repair, scuba tank testing such as Hydrostatic testing , annual visual inspections, tank valve servicing, repair and O2 tank and valve cleaning. Scuba tank fills with breathing quality air or Nitrox mixtures up to 36% at pressures up to 3500 psi.. Strac Scuba Shack utilizers the most advanced digital measuring equipment to assess the performance and adjustments required to service scuba regulators to manufactures specifications.