Nanaimo & Vancouver Island are 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…the list goes on. Our backyard has some great diving!
Sink or Swim Scuba Inc is a PADI 5 Star Dive Centre, which means we specialize in diver education, offer top of the line scuba diving courses, and provide exceptional tours. Hire a Dive Masters to take you on personalized guided tours!
Training in cold water diver makes you a stronger diver! We teach our PADI Open Water courses in Dry Suits so students stay warm while diving, and get to complete the Dry Suit specialty at the end of their course allowing them to continue to enjoy diving locally. Learning in cold water makes those tropical dives a breeze!
If you're looking to purchase dive gear or rent, we can outfit you head to toe with the very best from Aqua Lung, and Bare.
Going somewhere warm? Stop by for all of your snorkeling needs!
Do you have a passion for teaching, and love sharing your dive experiences?
Start your journey towards becoming an instructor today!
Are you a PADI Instructor? We are always looking for instructors to join our team!
Are you interested in a personalized tour?
Consider hiring a Dive Master for the day!
Contact us for more details.
It's that time of year when our rental equipment is ready for it's forever home!
We have Dry Suits, Regulators, BCDs, and more ready to go.
Limited sizes, and quantities available.
Our shop is open Monday to
Saturday from 10am-5pm.