• Complete Dive Outfitter
  • Pressure Vessel Testing
  • Water Safety Equipment
  • SCUBA Certification Programs
  • Open Water Training
  • Annual Programs
  • Kids Programs
  • Family Passes
  • CPR & Other Safety Training
  • Custom Itineraries
  • Annual Group Trips


Great Lakes dive Shop​​​​​​​​​

Never been underwater for more than 10 seconds? Don't worry! Great Lakes Dive Shop works with new divers, swimmers and clients of all ages. We've taken families on full snorkel trips and also helped certify couples in SCUBA before they left for their honeymoons. Let us help you prepare to enjoy an adventure like none other.

We're outfitted to help you make a splash.


kim lawton

One of our first SCUBA trainers, Kim takes annual trips to the Great Barrier Reef.


No fear! Brian Finocchiaro a 20-year Navy veteran certified in deep water diving 


Founded in 1968, Gerald "Bruno" Burnosky started from a small home in Detroit, Mi. servicing equipment and training members from the Detroit Police Harbor Master Dive Team.

Bruno's expertise, enthusiasm and attention to detail quickly earned him respect as a "go to" source for many "First Responder" dive teams from around the country.


Mike is a decorated Scuba professional trainer and a master diver of Great Lakes Shipwrecks


Our resident adventurer, Sean travels to the far reaches of oceans every year.


Our Staff


  • The Great Lakes Diver is a 33 foot custom built, aluminum, twin engine, US Coast Guard certified charter vessel.

Diving Equipment:

  • Complete sets from BRUNO'S WET SUIT WAREHOUSE collections. 
  • Great Lakes Diver Inc is a full service NAUI and SSI Platinum Pro Instructor Training Facility. Our many compressors supply the divers with 100% first-quality pure air.