Are you a beginner looking to learn how to scuba dive for the first time? Or perhaps an advanced diver wanting to go to the next level in a specialised diving course? Discover all this and more with our 2022 list of Top 10 Scuba Diving Centres in Singapore!
With over 20 years of teaching experience, you can count on Divelab to help you master the scuba-diving technique. Besides, the diving instructor himself — Joshua Foo — is an SSI (Scuba Schools International) certifier. Some of the scuba diving courses offered at Divelab include Open Water Diver & Advanced Adventurer, SSI Extended Range and Deep Diving Diver Stress & Rescue. Divelab also prioritises safety and a small teaching group ratio of 2:1.
2) Orpheus Dive
Led by a team of experienced PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) instructors, Orpheus Dive covers all kinds of scuba diving courses whether you are a novice or a professional diver. Take part in their weekly scuba diving lesson, where the class is conducted in a small group of 2-3 participants for safety reasons. You can also participate in some of their popular diving courses such as Advanced Buoyancy & Trimming C.R.U.X, PADI Drysuit Diver and Enriched Air (Nitrox).
3) Simply Scuba Private Limited
Simply Scuba Private Limited is no stranger to teaching scuba diving since they have been in the business for over 25 years. This centre, which operates in Singapore and Tioman Island, is also reputable for its 100% accident-free dive record to ensure peace of mind for every aspiring diver. Some of the courses available include PADI Bubble Maker, PADI Open Water Course, and PADI Master Scuba Diver.
4) Scuba People
Founded in 2001, Scuba People has certified more than 2,000 scuba divers in Singapore alone. Not to mention all of their instructors hold PADI and SDI (Scuba Diving International) qualifications. Aspiring divers can look forward to learning the SDI Open Water Scuba Diver Course. This includes every necessary skill and knowledge from basic scuba lessons to physics & physiology and familiarity with the aquatic environment.
5) The Dive Company
The Dive Company is a full-service PADI 5-star dive centre, offering varieties of dive courses to look forward to. Learn how to scuba dive with the Open Water Diver lesson while intermediate divers can develop their skills further by participating in the Advanced Open Water programme. Other available courses include Rescue Diver, Emergency 1st Response and PADI Divemaster, just to name a few. The Dive Company’s crew are all highly-qualified and experienced instructors with PADI certification.
6) Scuba Knights
Formerly known as Scuba Delectables, Scuba Knights covers the likes of scuba diving courses and personalised dive packages. Experience all the fun and adventure while learning all the essential skill sets and knowledge. For instance, beginners can go for the Open Water Courses, where they will learn the basic principles of diving during a theory lesson. This is followed by mastering the practical basic scuba skills in the pool before you are required to complete four successful dives on the Southern Islands to receive the certification.
7) GS-Diving Pte Ltd
GS-Diving Pte Ltd specialises in a wide variety of PADI scuba diving courses for all ages. They conduct diving lessons in English and Mandarin which take place not only in Singapore but also in Batam, Bintan, and Tioman Island. Managed by a team of experienced PADI dive instructors, they have courses like Open Water/Advanced Open Water, Rescue Diver and Peak Performance Buoyancy.
8) Fishermen Scuba Studio
The history of Fishermen Scuba Studio stretches way back to 1989 and has since garnered various accolades, namely the 200 DIVERS/ANNUM award. They offer various dive courses ranging from Open Water Diver to Advanced Adventurer, Diver Stress & Rescue, and Enhanced Air Nitrox. The Dive Guide programme, in the meantime, is specially designed for those who want to start a career as a dive professional.
9) Marlin Divers
Marlin Divers operates as a PADI 5-Star Instructor Development Centre and a PADI TecRec Centre, where they offer various scuba diving courses and speciality programmes. Learn the basics by joining the Open Water Diver course or go for the others such as Adventure Diver and Rescue Diver, depending on your skill set and qualification. They have three different TecTec courses available, where you will learn the likes of technical diving using limited or one/two decompression dives from 40 metres (130 feet) to 50 metres (165 feet).
10) Friendly Waters
Learn scuba diving in a fun and interactive way under the professional guidance of experienced dive instructors at Friendly Waters. They provide both technical and recreational training programmes. The latter include varieties of them to choose from such as Open Water Diver, Advanced Scuba Diver and Speciality Diver (e.g. NITROX, DPV, Deep & Wreck Night).
That’s not all! More Top 10s in Singapore are waiting to be discovered!
The compilation of this list was made from accumulation of Public Votes at TallyPress.com.
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