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2-Day Open Water Referral Semi-Private
3-Day Open Water Certification Semi-Private
Advanced Open Water Semi-Private
Rescue Diver Certification Semi-Private
Divemaster Certification Semi-Private
Instructor Certification Semi-Private
Certified Reactivation Semi-Private Confined+2 tank Dive
Certified Refresher Quick 2-tank Dive Refresher Course
Deep Diver Certification 4 dives plus elearning
Wreck Diver Specialty Certification 4 dives plus elearning
Nitrox Specialty Certification 2 dives plus elearning

Scuba Certifications in Waikiki

Waikiki Dive Center is a PADI Five-Star Instructor Development Center (IDC).  We offer certification courses from PADI Open Water Diver to PADI Instructor, all at affordable price in semi-private or private classes. We take pride in teaching, coaching and learning while helping diving enthusiasts succeed into their certification and career adventures.

What to expect:

Class schedules are flexible and tailored to your needs. We offer all certification classes daily.  Nonetheless, you can also simply try scuba diving as a non-certified beginner diver.  We will provide everything you need to enable your dreams-come-true experience.   If you are certified, feel free to hop on any of our USCG-certified dive vessels for daily wreck and reef dive tours in 16 locations on Oahu!

Learn from the best at Waikiki Dive Center! Why?

  • 40+ year PADI Five-Star Instructor Development Center in stellar 2 million safe dives record
  • 25,000 satisfied students trained and certified worldwide.
  • 15 highly experienced, competent, diversified, and multi-lingual Instructors with over 5,000 dives in average
  • Senior Course Director and IDC Instructor on staff for enhanced safety, quality and performances
  • Small class in affordable and flexible private schedules.

28 PADI Certification and Specialty Courses

• PADI Open Water Course

• PADI Advanced Course

• PADI Rescue Course

• PADI Divemaster Course (DM)

• PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC)

• Wreck Specialty

• Deep Specialty

• Underwater Navigation Specialty

• Drift Specialty

• Peak Buoyancy Specialty

• Nitrox (Enriched Air) Specialty

• Boat Specialty

• Emergency O2 Provider Specialty

• Emergency First Response (CPR, EFR and First Aid) Specialty

• Project AWARE Coral Reef Conservation Specialty

• Digital Underwater Photography Specialty

• Fish Identification Specialty

• Night Diver Specialty

• Search and Recovery Specialty

• Navigation Specialty

• Zombie Apocalypse Specialty

• Mermaid Specialty