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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 diver.  We will provide everything you need to complete your very first two tank boat dive.   If you are certified, feel free to hop on either one of our USCG-certified dive vessels for daily wreck and reef dive charters in two 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