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This month in the scuba bulletin:
:: Undewater photo contest
Indonesia World Underwater Photo Contest 2013
:: Dive show news
London International Dive Show (LIDS) coming up in March
:: Equipment news
Pro 2000 HD BCD vest from Seacsub
:: Education news
DMT Continuing Education Course with optional AHA ACLS from DAN
:: New offers from the last minute board
Dive the pristine dive sites in Sharm El Sheikh, Red Sea, Egypt
Discover Padang Dai's underwater treasures in Indonesia
Underwater photo contest
Indonesia World Underwater Photo Contest 2013

Indonesia World Underwater Photo Contest a prestigious photo contest will be held by The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy, Republic of Indonesia.

IWUPC is the first photo contest that take place in the whole country (Nation Wide) from January to November 2013.

IWUPC is Free Enrollment
This Contest Opens for All with Camera
6 Underwater Categories, and 1 Conservation Category
Inviting All Dive Operator in Indonesia to became Participating Dive Operator
To enter the contest diver must dive with Participating Dive Operator (PDO), you can choose the PDO based on the area where you want to dive. To choose the area please use the search area on Participating Dive Operator page. Diver must submit the picture trough the PDO. We only accept picture submitted by PDO.
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Dive show news
London International Dive Show (LIDS)
The Shows for Scuba Divers!
Coming to the ExCeL on 23/24 March 2013

Opening hours:
Saturday 23rd March 2013 - 9:30am-6:00pm
Sunday 24th March 2013 - 9:30am-5:00pm

Organised for more than 20 years by DIVER, Britain's best-selling diving magazine, each event attracts hundreds of exhibitors offering the latest diving holidays, training courses, and dive gear - on display and to buy - and is visited by thousands of experienced and aspiring divers from the UK, Europe and beyond.

The Dive Shows also deliver an unrivalled programme of free presentations from the world's top diving speakers. And this is combined with popular in-hall features such as the Try Dive Pool, Rebreather Pool, PhotoZone, and New Product Showcase, plus themed Travel and Dive-Training areas.
If you've been to the London Dive Show before, you'll know that everything under the sun (and the sea) can be found there. Compare or buy all that "essential" kit you've been hankering after; plan or book dive trips; or meet some of sport diving's biggest names.
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Equipment news
Pro 2000 HD BCD vest from Seacsub
Tradition moves forward. It features the new Frame to Back Evolution system and, while maintaining its qualities of comfort and capacity to adapt to various body shapes unchanged, only now its even more intuitive, practical, and simple. The direct anchoring of the shoulder straps to the back plate is ensured in both the lower and upper part (on the later, through a horse-shoe system with 3 adjustments. Moreover, note the following features: the presence of a hidden back-up pocket on one side and the hidden seating on the other, the use of the ultra-technical fabrics that are lighter and more resistant, and finally the practical and functional Q&Sweightsystem 
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Education news
DMT Continuing Education Course with optional AHA ACLS

Dates May 20 2013toMay 22 2013
Location DAN Headquarters
6 West Colony Place
Durham, North Carolina

To maintain DMT Certification, you must complete at least four hours Category A (dive medicine specific) education and at least 16 hours Category B (emergency medicine). The remaining minimum four hours can be Category A or B. You must also complete at least 24 hours Emergency Department or EMS observation time for a total of 48 hours.

Course Highlights:
6.75 Category A hours
23 Category B hours
Certification or recertification AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers.
Certification in Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS)
or PreHospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) will be offered.
All textbooks included
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New offers from the last minute board 
Here are a few of the ads featuring in the last minute board:

Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt
Price: 349 EUR
5 days / 10 dives in Sharm el-Sheikh diving in Ras Mohamed or Tiran, including lunch & drinks on-board, return hotel & airport transfers with 7 nights accommodation B&B at 4* Oriental Rivoli Hotel & Spa in Na'ama Bay.

Price: 50 USD
2 dives in Padang Bai including tank rental, weights, lunch, hot beverages, soft drink and water. All our dives are guided by PADI Divemasters in small groups of 4 divers max. Good chances to see sharks, turtles and stunning macro life depending on which dive sites you choose to dive. Come and dive in a relaxed and friendly dive centre located right on the beach in the midst of a traditional Balinese village in Indonesia.

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