About Us


At Frogg Pond Dive Shop our mission is to create outstanding Scuba Diving and Snorkeling experiences for our guests. We strive to be the preferred Scuba and Snorkeling education and travel provider in the Chicago area. Our professional and experienced staff is fully committed to safety, customer service and creating your personalized adventure. At Frogg Pond, “Your Adventure Is Our Business.”

Frogg Pond Dive Shop offers a variety of convenient Scuba Diving and Snorkeling training and travel options to the Chicago area adventure seekers. Now owned by Master Scuba Diver Trainer Jack Donoval, Frogg Pond is ready to help you enjoy your scuba or snorkel adventure in any way we can. Graduates from Frogg Pond Dive programs have been certified in all levels of PADI accreditation and divers have traveled to locations throughout the world.

At Frogg Pond Dive Shop we are committed to safe and personalized education. We use the world-recognized PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) teaching curriculum and have both Elearning and traditional classroom options for our students. All levels of PADI Scuba and Snorkeling certifications (Snorkeling through Master Scuba Diver Trainer) are available for your progressive development. We have arrangements in pools throughout the Chicago area for your convenience and Open Water Training can be completed in a local quarry developed specifically for diving, on all instructor lead trips, or as a referal on your own warm water trip.

Frogg Pond Dive Shop also has opportunities to stay active as a Scuba Diver or Snorkeler. Throughout the year, Frogg Pond Dive Shop has a variety of local, domestic and international travel opportunities. On each Frogg Pond Dive Shop trip, you will have an experienced instructor and guide who will be committed to creating the best possible experience. Or, if you prefer, Frogg Pond Dive Shop can help you plan your own adventure and meet you at your destination for additional training.

Phone #: (847) 432-5055
Classes and General Info: DiveShop@FroggPondDive.com