Begin with the PADI Scuba Diver, this first diving certification takes just 2 days

The beginners PADI Scuba Diver course is the first certification a diver can earn, and is good for life, though refresher courses are recommended after periods of inactivity.  The PADI Scuba Diver course is perfect to take on your vacation in Placencia as it can be completed in just 2 days, so you get to enjoy the best of what Southern Belize has to offer on land and in the water, without spending too much time in the classroom.  Splash Dive Centers experienced instructors can get you on your way with the PADI Scuba Diver Course and with no experience necessary you will be able to get certified on Placencias beautiful reefs in only 2 days.

Discover the beauty of the Belize Barrier reef and learn to scuba dive with Splash Dive Center

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Splash Dive Center provides all equipment in this scuba diving course, and upon certification allows you to scuba dive anywhere in the world to a maximum depth of 12 metres/40 feet under the direct supervision of a PADI professional.  The minimum age for this course is 10 years old and the whole family can enrol and received dedicated instruction from our professional staff.

If you just completed the PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience with Splash, then this can be credited towards the PADI Scuba Diver course, or even the Open Water Diver course, to save you more time.

The Scuba Diver course is comprised of 3 academic modules, 3 confined water training sessions and 2 open water scuba dives. Once you’re amazed and addicted by the beauty of the underwater world you’re only 1 ½ days from continuing to a full PADI Open Water certification.

PADI Open Water Beginners Elearning

With the PADI E-learning option, it is also possible for participants in this course to complete the academic portions prior to arriving in Belize, so they get their most from their vacation in Placencia and can enjoy more time in their resort or at the beach with family and friends.

Make the most of your vacation in Placencia by taking the introductory PADI Scuba Diver course