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Learn to Dive


Entry-Level Diving Courses:


Age 8+, 2 hrs – 1.5 days
The PADI Bubblemaker Course is an introductory scuba diving course aimed at children between the ages of 8 and 10 years old who want to try scuba diving in a safe and controlled environment. Initially, a PADI Instructor will take your kid in a pool with Scuba Diving equipment so you kid can experience the feeling of diving for the first time.  If your kids love the pool session, there’s also the option to dive to a maximum depth of 2m at the dive sites with the PADI Instructor!  Additionally, there is an option for your kids to do 1 or 2 dives at the dive site.

PADI Discover Scuba Diving
Age 10+, 1 – 1.5 days
Never dived before? No problem! The PADI Discover Scuba Diving course is a short course designed to introduce you to the underwater world safely and with minimal training. Start by learning a few essential skills in shallow water then make your first dives, accompanied by your PADI Instructor to a maximum depth of 12m.  Options for Discover Scuba Diving are a 1.5 day course in which an instructor will do essential skills with you in a safe and confined pool on the day before your trip to the dive site or you may choose to do this directly from the boat in 1 day.

PADI Scuba Diver Course
Age 10+, 2 days
Short on time? In just two days you can gain a limited license to dive to a maximum depth of 12m, anywhere in the world, accompanied by a PADI Professional. The course is designed to take you through the first part of the Open Water course and can be upgraded at any time to the full PADI Open Water certification.

PADI Open Water Diver Course
Age 10+, 3-4 days
The PADI Open Water Course takes you through the essential steps to becoming a fully certified scuba diver. You’ll gain the skills, experience and knowledge to make your diving safe and fun. In just 3-4 days you’ll be licensed to dive to a maximum depth of 18m, anywhere in the world, for the rest of your life.


Advanced & Specialty Diving Courses:


PADI Scuba Review
Refresh your scuba diving knowledge and skills. Re-acquaint yourself with the scuba knowledge you learned during your initial training and practice fundamental skills in a pool or a shallow area in the sea. You’ll be back to feeling refreshed and comfortable underwater in less than a day.  3 options are available:  The Full Scuba Review in the Pool (refreshing all of your confined skills from your Open Water Course in the pool the day before you dive), The Quick Refresh in the Pool (refreshing a limited set of skills in the pool the day before you dive to get you comfortable and confident diving again) and The Scuba Review from the Boat (refreshing a limited set of skills at our dive site the day of your dive).

Advanced & Adventure Diver Courses
Take your diving to the next level with the PADI Advanced Open Water and Adventure Diver courses. With a huge range of fun and exciting dives to choose from, these courses offer something for everyone and are a great way to increase your confidence and extend or improve the scope of your diving.  An Advanced Open Water Course will certify you to dive to 30 meters for life!

PADI Specialty Diver Courses
An Adventure Diver Course allows you to do 3 specialty Adventure Dives you choose from a list of available dives. You can do 3 Adventure Dives for an Adventure Diver Certification or you can simply do Adventure Dives individually depending on where your specialty interests lay.  Adventure Dives are the same dives you can do for your Advanced Open Water Course which makes it easy to upgrade at any time.


EFR & Rescue Diver Courses:


EFR (Emergency First Responder)
The Emergency First Response Course gives you the confidence to respond to real-world medical emergencies, not just in diving, but in your every day. Learn CPR and First aid for adults, children and infants (current certification in CPR is a pre-requisite for the PADI Rescue Course).

PADI Rescue Diver Course
The PADI Rescue Diver course will improve your skills as an aware and responsible diver through knowledge development, confined practice and open water scenarios. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to respond in a diving emergency situation and assist divers in distress.  Perhaps one of the more satisfying and fulfilling courses offered by PADI, the Rescue Diver Course will put you well on your way to the next level!

Pro-Level Courses:

PADI Divemaster Course
Expand your knowledge of dive theory and dive equipment, hone your skills to the professional level and learn dive leadership skills providing career opportunities worldwide. As a PADI Divemaster, you’ll use these attributes to lead, assist and motivate other divers. Do what you love for a living and become a PADI Professional, become a PADI Divemaster!