New to Diving

Even if you've never strapped on a scuba tank, you can still discover whole new worlds under the sea. Beaches' 1-day introductory resort program will have you diving in no time. If you're looking for more advanced dive vacations, 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!

Here's how to Get started

Full Medical
Questionnaire

Take the Resort
Course

Jump In and
Explore!

1

Medical Questionnaire

Download Form:

Download and fill out this mandatory medical questionnaire, which will assess if you meet the minimum physical requirements to safely participate in this sport. The Medical Questionnaire must be completely filled and signed by a physician prior to arrival at the resort.

Also, you'll need to fill out the Certified Liability Release Form and turn it into the dive shop when signing up for the Resort Program.

2

Check In & Sign Up

Ready for the Resort Program

After you've checked in at Beaches, stop by the dive shop for a quick orientation of our dive facility and to sign up for your resort program! The program takes an average of 3 hours, and you’ll take a swim/wade test, watch a video about diving, and practice important skills in our dedicated dive pools.

3

Now You're Ready

Jump in and Explore the Ocean

Now that you’ve completed your training, you're ready to dive right in and explore beneath the surface. Our professionally trained instructors will continue to keep a close eye on you, with a maximum of 4 students to every instructor in the water. You’ll find top-of-the-line SCUBA equipment included with your dive—filled aluminum dive tanks, silicone mask, and weight belts—along with a skilled team of dive professionals ready to assist in your new adventure.

So what are you waiting for? JUST DIVE IN!

Online Courses

Get the classroom stuff out of the way with an online course and start scuba diving right away.

has you covered

Learning to dive with total peace of mind when you sign you up as a DAN student diver, which entitles you to full insurance coverage for all your dives!

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