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Learn to Scuba Dive

Learn to scuba dive in the waters around Nanaimo, BC.  Be warm, stay dry and enjoy our amazing, colorful diving environment.  We offer PADI Dive courses.  All our Instructors are certified PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainers. We teach all open water beginner classes in drysuits, not wetsuits

Train here and reap the benefits on your tropical trips.  You’re learning how to dive in a more extreme environment.  With a little experience here, diving in the tropics is easy and rewarding.

Keep Diving!

We offer Refresher courses if you’ve been out of the water awhile.  Or orientation dives with a Dive master or Instructor if you’re new to the area or haven’t dived in cold water before.

Your Open Water Diver certification is just the beginning!  Join our buddy list and be a part of our dive community.  Sign up for more scuba courses and become an Advanced Diver or Master Scuba Diver or Go Pro and sign up for the PADI Dive master course which is the first step towards making scuba diving a career choice.



Nanaimo and Vancouver Island

Home to some of the best cold water diving in the world. Once you dive here, it’s easy to see why. BC has been voted: best overall destination for diving, best marine life, healthiest marine life, best macro, best walls…the list goes on. We’re home to some great diving.

Our Dive masters and Instructors are often available to lead you on local shore or boat dives around Nanaimo and Nanoose Bay. Send us an email before you come for a visit and we will do our best to set you up.

Scuba Gear & Dive Accessories

Purchasing dive gear or renting, we can outfit you head to toe. We carry a full line of Aqua Lung dive gear and offer package pricing. Have a look at our product page.

Pick up snorkeling gear for your next tropical trip. Or rent a snorkeling gear package for only $25.00 a day and explore one of Nanaimo’s many beach access points.