Courses

PADI Recreational Courses

PADI DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING -- Have you ever wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? If you want to find out but aren’t quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, the PADI Discover Scuba class will let you try scuba to see if you like it. Scuba Shack offers you this opportunity with advanced registration. Find Out More

PADI OPEN WATER DIVER -- During the PADI Open Water Diver course, you'll learn what you need to know to explore the underwater world using SCUBA! Most people find it a rewarding challenge. *PADI eLearning, Crew Pack, and Open Water Certification Dives are purchased separately. Find Out More

PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER -- Our PADI Advanced Open Water course will take your diving to the next level! This course helps you build confidence in Navigation, fine-tune your Buoyancy skills, experiencing Deep Diving and introduce you to different diving activities such as Wreck Diving and Delayed Surface Marker Buoy deployment. Start thinking lik... Find Out More

PADI RESCUE DIVER -- The PADI Rescue Diver is one of the most rewarding courses you will take. This course teaches you the techniques to avoid and manage problems and improves your confidence as a diver. During the course you’ll become a better buddy by enhancing your ability to identify potential problems and by practicing emergency... Find Out More

PADI REACTIVATE / SCUBA TUNE-UP -- If you already have your PADI Open Water Certification, but you have not been in the water for a several years and are planning to dive in the near future, you should enroll in PADI ReActivate – our scuba review program. PADI ReActivate Electronic Learning sold separately. If you already have your PADI Open... Find Out More

PADI MASTER SCUBA DIVER -- The Master Scuba Diver rating places you in an elite group of respected divers who have earned this rating through both significant experience and scuba training. Find Out More

PADI Specialty & Distinctive Specialties

ENRICHED AIR NITROX -- Enriched Air, also known as “Nitrox” is a form of breathing gas that allows divers to extend their bottom time and reduce nitrogen loading. It is PADI’s most popular specialty course. By becoming a Nitrox diver you will not only have longer no decompression limits, you will gain a significant advantag... Find Out More

DRY SUIT DIVER -- Becoming a dry suit diver allows you to expand your boundaries and dive more places, more often. This suit seals you off from the water and keeps you comfortable, even in surprisingly cold water. *Price does not include any boat charter fees, park admission or other costs PADI Dry Suit Diver eLearning sold separa... Find Out More

UNDERWATER NAVIGATOR -- Are you ready to be more confident and competent with your underwater navigation? Then the PADI Underwater Navigator course is the one for you! *Price does not include any boat charter fees, park admission or other costs PADI Underwater Navigator eLearning sold separately Find Out More

DEEP DIVER -- Explore deeper dive sites with confidence at depths down to 40 metres/130 ft. Learn to manage your gas supply, go over buddy contact procedures, and buoyancy control. *Price does not include any boat charter fees, park admission or other costs PADI Deep Diver eLearning sold separately Find Out More

NIGHT DIVER -- The underwater world changes as day creatures retire & nocturnal organisms emerge. If you've wondered what happens underwater after the sun goes down, enroll in the PADI Night Diver Specialty course. *Price does not include any boat charter fees, park admission or other costs PADi Night Diver eLearning so... Find Out More

BOAT DIVER -- This course helps you expand your knowledge about boats from small inflatables to large liveaboards. You'll gain experience scuba diving by completing two dives from a boat. *Price does not include any boat charter fees, park admission or other costs PADI Boat Diver eLearning sold separately Find Out More

WRECK DIVER -- Ships, airplanes and even cars are fascinating to explore and usually teem with aquatic life. Each wreck dive offers a chance for a new discovery. *Price does not include any boat charter fees, park admission or other costs PADI Wreck Diver eLearning sold separately   Find Out More

EQUIPMENT SPECIALIST -- Learn to manage basic scuba diving equipment repairs and adjustments. Understand routine care and maintenance procedures and how dive gear works. PADI Equipment Specialist eLearning sold separately Find Out More

PADI Professional Training

PADI DIVEMASTER -- Start Your Professional Journey Scuba Shack’s PADI Divemaster training program is an intense 13-week program representing 75 clock hours of instruction. PADI Divemaster represents the first level of professional designation in PADI. *Price is for tuition only. PADI Divemaster Crew Pak sold separately Find Out More

PADI ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR -- As a PADI Assistant Instructor, you not only gain additional experience as a PADI Professional scuba diver, but you also start learning the PADI System of diver education. You can act as an instructional scuba assistant and assume limited teaching responsibilities. It’s a great way to gain experience in order to ... Find Out More

PADI OPEN WATER SCUBA INSTRUCTOR -- Lead the Way Scuba Shack's PADI Open Water Instructor Development Course (IDC) is 13-week course of study that fully prepares a PADI Divemaster to participate in the PADI Instructor Examination. *Price is for tuition only. PADI IDC Crew Pak sold separately Find Out More

PADI MASTER SCUBA DIVER TRAINER -- PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors continue to expand their resume by becoming certified to teach PADI Specialty Courses.  Instructors who qualify to teach no less than five diver specialties courses can become a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer. *Price is for tuition only. PADI Specialty Course Instruc... Find Out More

EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONDER INSTRUCTOR (EFRI) -- 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. The great thing about EFR courses is that they make learning easy by pro... Find Out More

Scuba Shack

CORE PRINCIPLES -- Scuba Shack’s Core Principles class is where you will practice the fine art of dive control, buoyancy and propulsion. Our dive professionals will review the theory and equipment configuration that provides you with the foundation that makes you more comfortable in the water and a more competent diver. Find Out More

SCUBA SHACK TECHNICIAN - BASIC -- In addition to teaching and mentoring other scuba divers, dive professionals are expected to have a degree of scuba equipment maintenance and repair skills. To better prepare you for your dive career, Scuba Shack has designed a Scuba Technician curriculum that provides individuals with a baseline of knowledge and pract... Find Out More

Emergency First Response (EFR)

Emergency First Response – Primary Care (CPR) Scuba Shack offers two Emergency First Response courses. Frequently, they are combined into one complete program. Scuba Shack does offer instructor training programs for Emergency First Response programs. Contact us for details. Find Out More

Emergency First Response Secondary Care (First Aid) Scuba Shack offers two Emergency First Response courses. Frequently, they are combined into one complete program. Scuba Shack does offer instructor training programs for Emergency First Response programs. Contact us for details. Find Out More

Refresher Programs Scuba Shack offers two Emergency First Response courses. Frequently, they are combined into one complete program. Scuba Shack does offer instructor training programs for Emergency First Response programs. Contact us for details. Find Out More

Diving Science and Technology (DSAT)

Tec Gas Blender The PADI Gas Blender program trains certified divers – who are already Nitrox certified – how to mix enriched air for scuba use. The programs second certification component – PADI Trimix Blender covers mixing trimix for both recreational and technical divers. Find Out More

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