We offer tertiary training from learning to dive with the PADI Open Water Course through to the Rescue, Dive Master and Instructor ratings and we can offer tertiary and recreational diver programs to deliver these qualifications.
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Our comprehensive full-time year-long tertiary Diploma will teach you how to SCUBA dive and take you through the required PADI certifications to become a PADI Open Water and Speciality Instructor.
Along the way you will complete a huge variety of dives. You will explore local reefs at night, discover underwater wrecks and complete search and recovery dives. Our instructors will work alongside you ensuring you are learning all the skills needed to become an expert diver and meet all the NZQA requirements.
With over 15 years experience teaching tertiary courses our Instructors will share a wealth of experiences to ensure you get the most out of your training.
Next full time course starts - 19th February 2018 40 weeks full time
Designed for the non-diver we cover a variety of dive specialty areas including Deep, Night and Search & Recovery Diving up to Rescue Diver. Students gain the skills, knowledge and experience required to move into commercial, scientific, film or tourism industries.
Part Time course options available year round - flexible start dates - 36 weeks
Next full time course starts - 13th November 2017 & 19th February 2018
**Limited spaces available for immediate start
If you love diving and want to become a dive professional this program gives you a great basis for teaching scuba in New Zealand and around the world. You will become a Specialty Dive Instructor in 5 areas.
Suitable for Rescue Divers or higher with proof of 60+ logged dives.
Full time course start date - August 2017
Part time course option available - flexible start dates