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Scuba Courses

Start Your Adventure Here


Complete your Open Water Training in as little as two weekends.  

Classroom, Pool, and Open Water Training

Master Scuba Diver


Take 5 Specialties with Got Air Scuba and become part of our Elite Team of 

Master Scuba Divers

Dive in...NOW


Looking for a flexible way to fit a dive course into your busy schedule? PADI’s online scuba programs are the way to go.

Advanced Open Water


Exploration, Excitement, Experiences. They’re what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about.

Rescue Diver


This course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of different techniques. 



You’ll gain dive knowledge, management and supervision abilities so you become a role model to divers everywhere.


PADI Assistant Instructor


PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors and PADI Assistant Instructors are the most sought-after dive professionals around the world because they’ve completed the program that sets the standard for training dive professionals.

EFR Instructor


CPR and first aid are key skills that are important to everyone, not just scuba divers. As an Emergency First Response Instructor, you teach skills based on internationally recognized emergency care guidelines, and you can offer courses to anyone.

PADI Instructor


If you have a passion for scuba diving and want an extraordinary life – become a PADI Instructor. Teaching scuba diving allows you to share your love of the aquatic world with others while doing what you enjoy – being in, around and under water. 

Specialty Courses

Night Diver Specialty

At night you drop into a whole new world and watch it come to life under the glow of your dive light.

Deep Diver Specialty

There’s something exciting and mysterious about exploring deeper dive sites while scuba diving.

Wreck Diver Specialty

Each wreck dive offers a chance for discovery, potentially unlocking a mystery or spying something others have missed. 

Peak Performance Buoyancy

This course improves the buoyancy skills you learned as a new diver and elevates them to the next level.

Enriched Air - Nitrox

If staying down longer and getting back in the water sooner sounds appealing, then don’t hesitate to become a NITROX diver.

Underwater Photography

Learn the principles for good composition and practical techniques to take great photos with your digital camera.

Underwater Videographer

Learn to create underwater videos that are interesting, entertaining and worth watching again and again.

Drysuit Diver

A dry suit seals you off from the water and keeps you comfortable, even in surprisingly cold water. 

Underwater Navigator

This course fine-tunes your observation skills and teaches you to more accurately use your compass underwater.

Boat Diver

The PADI Boat Diver Specialty course will benefit you because boats in various parts of the world do things differently

Search & Recovery

There are effective ways to search for objects of all different sizes underwater that increase your chances of success.

Self Reliant Diver

You'll learn about potential risks of diving alone and the value of equipment redundancy and necessary back-up gear.

Equipment Specialist

Manage basic repairs and adjustments, making you more comfortable and better prepared to take care of your investment.

Full Face Mask Diver

Having a big sale, on-site celebrity, or other event? Be sure to announce it so everybody knows and gets excited about it.

Drift Diver

Drift diving can be relaxing and exhilarating at the same time. If this sound like fun, then the Drift Diver course is for you.

Emergency Oxygen Provider

Breathe easy knowing that you can recognize illnesses treatable with emergency oxygen, and are prepared to offer aid.

Project Aware

Be aware of the most pressing problems facing vulnerable aquatic environments and know what everyday actions you can take to help protect them.

Coral Conservation

This course helps you appreciate the complexity of reef habitats and teaches you how you can help conserve these vital systems

Shark Conservation

Sharks are crucial to marine ecosystems.  Learn about the value of sharks and what is causing the rapid loss of shark populations

Sea Turtle Awareness

Learn basic sea turtle identification, how to record sightings and conservation steps you can take. 

Fish ID Specialist

You’ll enjoy your dives even more when you recognize the creatures and can identify the main fish families and their characteristics.

Ice Diver

If extreme, unusual and challenging scuba diving scenarios appeal to you, try diving under the ice.

Emergency First Aid - CPR

Learn CPR and First Aid in our Emergency First Responder Course

DAN Courses

Emergency Oxygen

First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries

Neurological Assessment

Basic Life Support (CRP & First Aid)

Take all Four and earn your Diving Emergency Management Provider Rating.

PADI Medical Form

Wanna make sure you're okay to dive?

Print the attached PADI Medical Form.  If you've answered YES to any of the questions on the form, make sure to get your doctor's approval prior to your course date.

PADI Medical Form (pdf)