Even if you've never strapped on a scuba tank, you can still discover whole new worlds under the sea. Beaches' 1-day resort certification course will have you diving in no time. If you're looking for something more advanced, PADI® courses are taught by some of the most accomplished instructors in the Caribbean. No matter what you choose, you'll be on your way to exploring an otherworldly underwater universe in no time!
DID YOU KNOW?
Beaches is one of the
Top 10 Diving Operations Worldwide based on PADI Certifications - OVER 50K PADI CERTIFIED.
If you've always wanted to experience Scuba but never had the time it takes to get certified, Beaches can get you qualified to dive at the resort in just a few hours. With our exclusive PADI® Discover Scuba Diver program (only $100 USD) you will be able to dive, in most cases, the same day as your program, and be able to dive throughout your stay at our Beaches Resort.
Mandatory Medical Questionnaire
Plan on taking our Beaches Resort Program?
You need to download and fill out this mandatory medical questionnaire, which will assess if you meet the minimum physical requirements to safely participate in this sport. Bring the filled questionnaire to Sandals with you and visit us at the watersports office to reserve your spot on the next class.
The medical questionnaire m ust be completely filled, and if necessary signed off by a physician, prior to arrival at the resort.
You'll also need to fill out the certified diver liability release form prior to starting the resort program.
Download (PDF) and Fill:Medical Questionnaire Liability Release Form
After enrolling, PADI's eLearning system presents you with interactive presentations that include videos, audio, graphics and reading. Short quizzes let you gauge your progress, and review and correct anything you might happen to miss. This lets you move through the program efficiently and at your own pace.CLICK HERE TO SEE HOW IT WORKS *In-water portion is an additional cost to the online course fee and is sold separately at the Sandals Resorts' dive shop.
Open Water Diver Course
The PADI Open Water Diver course
The PADI Open Water Diver course is the most popular scuba certification course. Learning to scuba dive requires both knowledge development and motor procedures. The online course provides the knowledge development portion. You develop the remaining skills by diving with a PADI Instructor at the Sandals Resort of of your choice.
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Advanced Open Water Diver Course
The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course
Will include knowledge development for the two required topics - the Deep and Underwater Navigation Dives – along with five of the most popular elective dives. These include Night Diver, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Wreck Diver, Boat Diver and Underwater Naturalist.
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The Divers Alert Network, or DAN, has been promoting safe diving practices for more than three decade, by providing medical support, advice and educational programs. Join with the over 260,000 divers worldwide who trust DAN to help keep them safe underwater and take one of these courses.
The DAN Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries course is designed to train and educate interested individuals in the techniques of administering emergency oxygen for a suspected diving injury. This course introduces participants to the fundamentals of dive-injury recognition and proper first-responder care with a variety of oxygen delivery systems.
Serious hazardous marine life injuries are rare, but most divers experience minor discomfort from unintentional encounters with fire coral, jellyfish or other marine creatures. This course teaches divers to minimize these injuries and reduce discomfort and pain.
The DAN Basic Life Support: CPR and First Aid (BLS: CPR&FA) course offers entry-level training in providing basic life support (BLS) to adults with life-threatening injuries while activating emergency medical services.
Learn how to conduct a layman's neurological assessment on a potentially injured diver. The information gained in this assessment can help convince a diver of the need for oxygen first aid and help a dive physician determine the proper treatment.
PADI®, or the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, has been teaching people to dive for over 40 years.
With 135,000 Professionals throughout the world, PADI® training offers simply the best way to master the art of scuba diving. So, take advantage of all the PADI® courses offered at Beaches and you'll soon be exploring the wonders of the Caribbean underwater universe.
Purchase a PADI® eLearning course and complete the classroom portion at your own pace - anytime, anywhere. Then come down to Beaches to complete the in-water portion of your certification*!SIGN UP TODAY!