Press Release: Unified Team Diving Releases Two (2) New iPad/iPhone/iPod Applications
Carlsbad, CA, November 8, 2010-- It is no secret that mobile phones that do more than just make phone calls have gained wide popularity. These “smart” phones have become essential tools in today’s modern world. Of these probably the most popular and widely used is the iPhone with it’s surrounding family - big brother iPad and smaller brother, iPod. In an effort to provide divers with an educational system and platform that is the most progressive in the industry, Unified Team Diving is proud to announce the release of two (2) new free applications that can be downloaded and used on your iPad/iPhone/iPod. One is centered around our educational function (UTD Classroom App) and the other around our community or social network (UTD Website App).
UTD Classroom Application
The UTD iPad/iPod/iPhone Classroom Application allows anyone - UTD students, other agency divers/students, and even future divers - to purchase and download UTD classroom materials onto their iPad/iPod/iPhone for offline viewing.* This gives you the convenience of downloading viewable classroom materials, including UTD’s well-known Diving Skills DVDs, then watching them offline when you like – wherever, whenever!* You can now have the most progressive training agency’s materials right on your iPad/iPod/iPhone for use at your leisure.
This UTD Classroom Application is designed only as a supplement to the Online Classroom packages –*it does not replace them.* UTD still requires that all students, in preparation for a scheduled in-water UTD Class, purchase the corresponding UTD Online Classroom package ahead of time. The UTD Online Classroom packages have additional reading materials, are moderated by a UTD Instructor, have workbooks and worksheets, as well as a discussion forum with fellow classmates.*For more information about the application you can visit our support page detailing out the features.*http://www.unifiedteamdiving.com/pag...hone-classroom
The UTD Classroom Application can be downloaded by either going to the "Appstore" on your iPad/iPod/iPhone or by going to the iTunes Apps Store on your desktop and searching "UTD Classroom Application".* You can also follow this link to the iTunes webpage and download it from there:*http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/M...362117898&mt=8...
Classrooms materials available include Openwater - Dive Master, Nitrox, Scooter, Technical, Trimix, Cave, Wreck, Rebreather, Ratio Deco, Gas Blender, Cylinder and Valve Technician and many more. Also available are the "famed" UTD DVD's but now the are Video's Online and available for download through this application.
UTD Website Application
The UTD iPad/iPod/iPhone Website Application allows anyone - UTD members, customer students, and even future divers*to interact with the UTD Community Website (UTD Social Network) via their Iphone/Ipad/iPod. This app has many exciting features including users to update their status, blog dive reports, upload photo’s, view latest activities, look at other divers photos, lookup instructors, view the calendar of events and much much more. For more information about the application you can visit our support page detailing out the features.http://www.unifiedteamdiving.com/pag...ebsite-support
The application can be downloaded by either going to the "Appstore" on your iPhone/iPad or by going to the Itunes Apps Store on your desktop and searching "UTD Website". Another way is to follow the link to the itunes webpage and download it from there. Here is that linkhttp://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=399288071&mt=8
Once downloaded and installed, you can start having "FUN" reviewing any of the UTD Classes or Interacting with the UTD Website -- right on your iPad/iPod/iPhone. *
About UTD International LLC:
UTD is revolutionizing scuba diving by creating The Thinking Team. UTD is global community, training agency, and dedicated equipment.
UTD gives a unified, holistic, building block education system. We empower thousands of scuba divers to pursue their underwater passions – from recreational to expedition. Regardless of your current certification or where you've trained, our classes guide you to your next level of diving, whether it's open water, deep, caves, wrecks or rebreathers.
In the water we train as a team and explore as a team. Your UTD classes will foster life-long diving friendships and partnerships. Topside, our community website makes it easy for you to connect with like-minded divers all over the world, exchange stories, photos and videos, and share your passion for the underwater world.
UTD divers and instructors are true leaders, enthusiastic about their diving and their equipment needs. We research, develop and test a wide variety of equipment to ultimately provide you with the best equipment available to support your diving needs. Our equipment enables you to fulfill your full potential in the water.
The UTD philosophy and principles can be found in the Hogarthian/DIR equipment configuration and its covenants. UTD builds upon this base by creating the next generation of "a thinking team." Through our unique combination of providing a global community, progressive education system, and state of the art dedicated equipment, we are able to realize our mission and revolutionize the scuba industry.
Andrew Georgitsis, founder of UTD International, LLC, has a long-standing history in the development of DIR/Hogarthian diving, its teaching principles, and course structures. He has personally developed all of the Unified Team Diving principles, teaching methodologies, class structures, and course materials, and taken an active role in the research and development of the supporting equipment. It is his personal responsibility and goal to ensure that you, the instructor or student, receive the best quality class and equipment that adheres to the highest standards in the industry and is completely UTD/DIR/Hogarthian compliant. He is personally involved with all aspects of the company, including the development of the Global Community, the research and development of the supporting equipment and all the Instructor Development Classes, he also over-sees the quality assurance process.*
Unified Team DIving ensures that all UTD Facilities and Certified Instructors teach classes that are based on a consistent and Unified Team Diving (UTD) approach, in other words consistent with the UTD ethos, standards and skill sets. At UTD, we always believe divers should be trained beyond their level of diving, as opposed to diving beyond their level of training
CEO UTD International LLC.
DBA: Unified Team Diving
Direct Line: *+1 408 674-9564
Training Office: +1 253 632-5100
Equipment Office: +1 206 321-0870
Fax: +1 760 929-0254
Address: 5835 Avenida Encinas #115
Carlsbad, CA, 92008