About Us

Ames Scuba is owned and operated by William Wellington - PADI OWSI 276384

Willie took his first scuba diving class at Iowa State University in 1999 and hasn't stopped learning about diving since. He took his time to progress through the different levels achieving Advanced in 2003, Rescue in 2006, Divemaster in 2010, Open Water Scuba Instructor in 2014, and Master Scuba Diver Trainer in 2016. 

As a PADI Professional I have the opportunity to see: 
• Fear changed to courage 
• Faintheartedness converted into accomplishment 
• Timidity transformed into confidence 
• Anticipation turned into passion 
As a PADI Professional I can: 
• Open hearts and minds to the hidden beauty of nature’s creation and our obligation to protect it 
• Foster self-esteem in another person 
• Teach the value of character and integrity 
• Transform another human being and change a life for the better and forever

Ames Scuba
515-708-0922
915 N 4th St
Ames, IA  50010

Ames Scuba 915 N 4th St