Professional Level Courses

Professional Level Courses

Do you have a deep and abiding passion for diving? Or, do you merely love it with all of your heart? If so, you should consider doing what you love for a living: become a PADI Dive Master.

When you Join the Tribe by becoming a PADI Divemaster, you align yourself with the largest and most respected dive tribe in the world—that of PADI Professionals. These are PADI Divemasters and Instructors sharing a passion for diving and an active concern for the health of the world’s underwater habitats.

PADI Divemaster Course
Looking for the first step in working with scuba as a career? Your adventure into the professional levels of recreational scuba diving begins with the PADI Divemaster program. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, in this program you expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills to the professional level. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities, qualifying you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers. PADI Divemaster is the prerequisite certification for both the PADI Assistant Instructor and PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor certifications.

PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor Course
Are you looking for something extraordinary? To do something others can only dream of? To help people transform their lives? To open doors you didn’t even know existed? All of this, and more, awaits you as a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor.

The Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) program is one of two distinct components of PADI’s Instructor Development Course (IDC)—the core of PADI Instructor training. The first portion is the Assistant Instructor course followed by the Open Water Scuba Instructor program.

The IDC program is 11 days. It introduces you to the entire PADI System of diver education and concentrates on further developing your abilities as a professional dive educator.

Scuba Centre, is a PADI Five Star Gold Palm Instructor Development Centre. To achieve this rating means that we meet PADI’s stringent requirements. However, our purpose is to exceed your expectations.

Our business is twofold, taking divers diving and educating new divers and old divers to be better and more capable. We excel at both. Our teaching team has in excess of 50 years’ experience and our dive leaders have between them over 20 000 dives in Sodwana. Our skippers are the most experienced in Southern Africa. We operate 364 days a year, every year and have done so since 1998. Our experience shines.

What sets us aside from other operators in this country is our use of local Zulu staff, trained from scratch by us to become the most experienced dive staff in the country. Our commitment to the local community runs through our business.