PADI SCUBA DIVING COURSES
Discover Scuba Diving
* 1/2 day
Go SCUBA diving today! This is a fantastic way to explore the ocean without being certified! Want to try diving? This is a safe and fun way to do it!
Open Water Diver Course
* 3 days
Begin your diving adventures by attaining a lifelong PADI Open Water certification. After completing the academics, mastering the confined water skills and open water training dives, you will be ready to explore the underwater world!
Advanced Open Water Course
* 2-3 days / 5 dives
The Open Water course teaches one HOW to dive. The Advanced Open Water course shows you WHY we dive.
Discover wreck, night and deep diving. Practice navigation and possibly even underwater photography, search & recovery and more!
Emergency First Response
CPR/ First Aid
Learn CPR and First Aid and be certified to be an emergency first responder. This course is required for Rescue Diver and Divemaster, but above all, creates the confidence to handle emergencies on a dive boat, on land and at home.
Rescue Diver Course
* 2 days
Become a more experienced diver. Attain the skill sets to properly respond to diving emergencies. Strengthen your own dive skills and confidence. Most importantly, develop the mind set to prevent emergencies from happening in the first place!
* minimum 2 weeks
Make the ocean YOUR office! By acheiving the first professional diver rating in the PADI system, you can lead certified divers on tours and share your passion of diving with others. Must be 18 years or older, have 40 dives and Rescue Diver and current CPR/First Aid.
* 3 dives
Explore the ocean after dark! Night diving is an incredible experience. Watch marine creatures venture into the darkness. With your underwater light, see three or four layers into these complex reef systems. See the underwater world in it's true colors!
Master SCUBA Diver Program
The highest recreational diver rating in the PADI system. Divers must have Open Water, Advanced Open Water, Rescue, 5 PADI Specialty certifications and 50 dives. Whether you want to dive recreationally or go pro, this elite rating means you are a diver extraordinaire!
Enriched Air Nitrox Specialty
* 1/2 day
Extend your bottom time! Do you want to stay on the wreck dive sites longer? Do you want to feel less tired after a dive? Are you going on a live-aboard and plan on doing multiple dives a day? Then Enriched Air Nitrox is the course for you! This is PADI's most popular specialty.
Peak Performance Buoyancy
* 2 dives
The Peak Performance Buoyancy specialty is THE most benificial course, especially for new divers. Hone your bouyancy, improve your air consumption and make the most out of every dive! This course is great for underwater photography and videography.
Search & Recovery
So...let's say you are exploring a reef and find a chest of gold. How do you get it to the surface? Learn how in this course! Knot tying, lift bag use and performing search patterns are all part of this course. This certification can also be credited toward Divemaster certification.
Wreck Diver Specialty
* 4 dives
Wreck diving is amazing! Venturing inside a sunken ship is a pure thrill. Learn how to conduct these dives safely during this 4 dive specialty course. Oahu has more wreck dives than any of the outer islands. This course will prepare you to explore these sites with confidence!
Speciality Diver Courses
Deep Diver Specialty
* 4 dives
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to look UP towards a sunken ship? Interested in lying down in the sand at 100ft plus and watch Garden Eels sway together in the current? Explore beyond 60ft and dive as deep as 130ft during this specialty course.
Digital Underwater Photography
* 2 dives
So many of us have been drawn to diving because of a picture. That one shot that captures both an eduring image and our imagination. This specialty course will start your underwater photographic journey. Be the one who inspires ocean exploration!
* 3 dives
Create your own underwater video masterpice! With the advent of GoPro cameras, taking great diving videos has never been easier, cheaper or less cumbersome. Learn techniques to produce awesome underwater movies!
Have you ever been on a dive and were so immersed by what you saw that you looked up and realized: 'Where am I? How do I get back to the boat?' This course can help! Learn compass and natural navigaton and tricks of the trade to navigate with confidence.
What is a Pustulose Phyllidia? Why are Tiger Cowry shells usually so shiny? Do Spanish Dancers really dance? We dive for many reasons. One of those is to see cool stuff! This course can be done on one dive charter and will help you learn more about the denizens of the deep.
Emergency Oxygen Provider
SCUBA diving is a safe sport, but sometimes things happen. Providing emergency oxygen is the primary first aid technigue for Decompression Illness. Be confident in providing the care that can put injured divers in the best position for recovery.
Emergency First Response Care for Children w/ AED
When a child is injured or ill, the first seconds are absolutely crucial. Develop the skill sets and confidence to care by becoming an Emergency First Responder.
Boat diving is awesome! Sit back and the captain takes you straight to the site. No long surface swims. Just gear up and hop in the water. But what entry and exit techniques are the safest? What lines do you use? Where is the 02 and first aid kit? What happens if there is an emergency? This course can be done in one charter and answer those questions for you!
Coral reefs are like underwater cities, teeming with life and fascinating symbotic relationships. This course can be taken by anyone, diver and non divers alike. This experience is great for kids, too! A portion of the course fee goes to Project AWARE!
Discover the ocean and all the marine life that lies beneath the surface! Learn about oceanography and ways to protect the ocean we love. A portion of the course fee goes to Project AWARE!
Emergency First Response Instructor
By becoming an Emergency First Response Instructor, you can provide your students with the skiils and confidence to respond to an injured or ill person and provide care. This course is a great way to earn additional income as well.