Our PADI 5 Star Dive Center located on site at the Blue Orchid Resort, offers the full range of PADI courses from a try diving experience to the Divemaster Course.
Our on site training facility includes a fully equipped dive center, 2 boats with daily fun diving, a 2.2m depth pool designed with dive training in mind. Three PADI instructors based on site with over 30 years teaching experience combined.
We also offer the full range of PADI e-learning courses so you can undertake the theory part of your course before arriving in resort.
Discover Scuba Diving
Ever wanted to try scuba diving? Now you can with the PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience. Everything is provided as a part of this friendly ‘try a dive’ session – you just provide the smiles!
1 – 3 hours depending on how quickly you pick up your skills again. This is highly recommended if it has been more than 1 year since your last dive. It will refresh your skills and give you more confidence to get back into the water and dive safely.
PADI Open Water Course
The open water course is composed of 5 pool dives and 4 sea dives.
Learning to dive is about spending time underwater. At Blue Orchid we
keep the course ratio between 1- 4 students per instructor to ensure that
you get the most out of your instructor. You will be diving in some of the
most spectacular coral reefs in the world. The course can be done in 2-3
days. In just few days you can become a diver and join a community and
lifestyle followed by millions on the planet.
PADI Advanced Open Water Course
The advanced course is an experience course with 2 foundation adventures
and 3 other adventures that you can choose from. The elective courses that we recommend here at Blue Orchid Resort are AWARE fish idntification, peak performance buoyancy, drift dive or night dive. But there are also many more to choose from! In any case by experiencing new aspects of diving, you will gain more knowledge. After this course you will be able to dive up to 30 meters and navigate underwater. The advance course is a stepping-stone for most divers as it helps to pinpoint new interests and many divers, post advance course, realise the true potential behind recreational diving.
PADI Rescue Course
Prepare yourself to prevent problems and manage dive emergencies with the challenging and rewarding PADI Rescue Diver course. Learn to consider the safety and well-being of other divers and build your own confidence. Many divers say this is the best course they have ever taken.
PADI Dive Master Course
Your first step into the realms of professional scuba diving. Contact us for more details.
Boat Trips and Water Activities
The Blue Orchid Resort has its own local dive boat for excursions and one of the best house reefs for snorkeling in the area. We also offer a number of water sports activities including:
Guided Snorkel Trips
Dolphin Watching (Seasonal)
And many more, just contact us for more details.