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Date Posted: December 29, 2017

HHUC Presents Heison Chak: Underwater Mapping of Humber Bay

As divers, dive clubs, and training agencies expand their conservation and exploration efforts around the world, sharing accurate information is the key to building more effective collaboration. Heison Chak from the Ontario Underwater Council (OUC) will be speaking about his mapping adventure at one of our local dive sites and popular training grounds – Humber Bay.  …


Date Posted: December 16, 2017

Try SCUBA diving – Jan 9th, 2018

By popular request, we are pleased to offer a Try SCUBA event on January 9th, 2018.  This is a 1-evening instructor led session for people new to SCUBA diving.  Please visit this link to secure your spot.


Date Posted: December 9, 2017

Learn to SCUBA – Winter 2018 session

We are pleased to offer a NAUI Scuba Diver course during the winter months. Online registration opens on Dec 11th, 2017. The course runs every Tuesday evening for 10 weeks starting Jan 9th until March 20th (minus Reading week).  The price is $340 for UofT Students and Hart House Fitness Members, and $390 for the …


Date Posted: November 27, 2017

55th Anniversary Reunion a Rousing Success!

On Saturday evening, students, alumni, Club founders and friends gathered in the Debates Room at Hart House to celebrate the 55th anniversary of the Hart House Underwater Club. It was an incredible evening, filled with friendship, laughter, tradition and camaraderie. We enjoyed video retrospectives, a green-screen photo booth, and quality time spent with our extended …


Date Posted: November 22, 2017

HHUC Trip to Little Cayman Apr. 28 – May 5, 2018

We’re going back!  We visited this destination in 2012, and it was such a great experience that ever since, people who were on that trip have been asking us, “When are we going back?” With arguably the best diving in the Caribbean on Bloody Bay Wall, along with a perfect resort set-up for relaxation, a …


Date Posted: November 8, 2017

November Social: Games Night

Come join the HHUC for a night of fun and friendship as we break out the board games and engage in a night of socializing!             Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017 Time: 7-9 p.m. Venue: Bahen Centre for Information Technology 40 St. George St., Toronto, ON M5S 2E4 Room BA3116 …


Date Posted: November 7, 2017

Staff CPR and First Aid Recertification

It was an intense and hands-on weekend as HHUC staff and instructors completed their annual CPR and first aid recertification training. Participants attained their NAUI Diving First Aid for Professional Divers (DFA Pro) certification through an innovative program resulting from a strategic partnership between NAUI and the world’s leading diving safety organization, Divers Alert Network …


Date Posted: November 7, 2017

Orientation Week Activities

The Hart House Underwater Club was very pleased to join our fellow Hart House clubs and committees as we connected with new and returning students at on-campus events this fall. Our kick-off event was the very popular Clubs’ Fair, hosted by the University of Toronto Student Union, where we had a chance to chat and connect with …


Date Posted: October 1, 2017

Try SCUBA diving Sept 19, Oct 10, Oct 24, Nov 14

This one-night course provides participants with a basic orientation to scuba diving from the safety of the pool. Participants are paired with an experienced instructor who will take you on a first dive tailored to your comfort level. The try SCUBA course is available on the following dates: Sept 19, Oct 10, Oct 24, Nov …


Date Posted: October 1, 2017

Learn to SCUBA Dive

HHUC will be offering NAUI SCUBA Diver courses during Fall and Winter sessions at the University of Toronto. These are introductory course where no prior SCUBA diving experience is required, and are open to all Hart House members and the general public. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be prepared to obtain a …


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