First purchase your study materials. The beauty of the CDROM/DVD course is the ability to do all your classroom work in the comfort of your own home, at your own pace!
Second, contact one of the Certified Scuba Instructors at
800-34-SCUBA (800-347-2822) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the remainder of your class and the personal gear you’ll need.
Third head to the pool with your instructor!
The final step is your check out dives with your instructor.