Add Helium, currently located in its 6000 sq. ft. facility by the Fort Lauderdale executive airport, is a diver’s toy store with rebreathers on display, a retail center, classrooms, a state-of-the-art service center, a mixed gas fill station and more.

In 2005, Peter Sotis followed his passion and founded Add Helium, recognizing the special needs rebreathers posed for divers. Peter chose not to follow the standard, industry dive shop model. He created an entirely new business model in an effort to meet the needs of the growing rebreather market. Add Helium’s world-renowned leader in rebreather training, service, and retail facility. Add Helium’s success speaks for itself.

Add Helium’s specialized focus on rebreathers gives the Add Helium management and employees a unique perspective on the diving experience combined with their unmatched rebreather and diving proficiency. Add Helium frequently dons the name “the rebreather purists” throughout the dive industry.

Along the way, Add Helium acquired and forums, while developing the unique dive-planning app, “TruDive”. The company also created Oncourse the worlds first rebreather-only education program and participated in the creation of the non-profit diving organization known as T.R.E.R.O.

Advanced forms of diving require an organized, professional, disciplined and immaculate environment. It’s no wonder Add Helium has trained more rebreather divers and sold more rebreathers than any other company. As we continue to lead the industry in all things rebreather, we advance our services, reach, and value to the diving community.

Concierge Services
Our Concierge will help you find lodging, car rental, gear rental, and other information you require! Don’t hesitate to contact Add Helium’s Concierge, Maggie, for assistance organizing your training.

If you are flying in from out of town, you will need a rental car to transport you and your dive gear from one site to another. Rental cylinders and other rental packages are also available through Add Helium. Just ask Maggie!

Ask us about the Rent-A-Rebreather Program!


As the Add Helium dive team began to explore deeper and further, they were not satisfied with the “status quo” of information. Training agencies and industry experts clearly disseminated outdated and unsubstantiated information.

We all need information based on valid research to achieve optimal dives.

The information you seek, the information we all seek, is here on our site – take a peek and improve your dives.

21 Feb
How Do You Learn Best? Improve Your Dive Learning Experience

Feb 21st, 2018 by admin in Business ,Rebreather Diving

Ever wondered how we learn and how we retain what we learned? Have you noticed that you will retain less than 100% of the material presented? Furthermore, because you zone out, get distracted, or do not comprehend, you are not even cognizant of the things you see and hear during the class. Every time a,

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Why Pockets?
08 Jan
Why pockets?

Jan 8th, 2018 by admin in Business ,Rebreather Diving

During a dive, clipping gear to D-rings provides easy access to items we use most often. Reels, lights, primary SMB’s and line arrows are good examples of items we use often on a dive. However, we bring some items “just in case”. Many of these items could present an entanglement issue if stored externally. Pockets are often the best place to store these items. For example, spare masks, gloves, secondary cutting

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05 Jan
2nd Annual Add Helium Expedition Seminar Trip Report

Jan 5th, 2018 by admin in Rebreather Diving

Since last year’s event was a full success, we hosted it again at Dive Tech in Grand Cayman. Conditions were terrific for this time of year. The water temperature was at a balmy 81 degrees all the way down to 400 feet and the air temperature ranging mid 80’s during the day and mid 70’s in the evening. Some of the participants from last year’s event decided to return for another round thus giving the group a nice mix of new and old acquaintances. This year we had Inspirations, rEvos, Megalodons a

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