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Learn to Dive in Paradise with 9 PADI Dive Courses in Aqaba

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Scuba diving offers an exhilarating experience into the depths of the breathtakingly beautiful underwater world. Learning how to dive isn’t just about adventure; it’s a crucial requirement for safety and optimal performance. Deep Blue Dive Center is your ultimate destination for scuba diving courses. We are a PADI 5 Star Dive Center and PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center in Aqaba. Whether you’re a beginner, a young explorer, an advanced diver, or an aspiring professional, our courses are designed to cater to everyone’s needs. In this blog, we have discussed everything you need to know about our diving courses.

To participate in any of the following PADI dive courses, students must be in good health or those with any prior medical issue must bring a doctor’s clearance. You should also be comfortable in water and be able to swim.

PADI Beginner Courses

PADI Bubblemaker Program

Designed for young enthusiasts, this program provides children with a delightful introduction to the world of scuba diving. In a confined water environment, participants will be guided through essential scuba techniques. This introductory program teaches them essential scuba skills and prepares them for future courses.

This program doesn’t require prior scuba experience, but to participate students must be 8 years or older. The duration of the training is 1-2 hours long.

PADI Discover Scuba

This is another foundational, non-certified course for those wishing to get the basics of scuba diving. In this course, you will learn safety guidelines and essential skills required for underwater exploration. To put your knowledge to use, we give you hands-on learning during which our experienced PADI instructor will take you underwater. After this, you will be qualified to opt for our certified PADI Open Water Diver course.

To participate in this program, students must be 10 years or older.

PADI Scuba Diver

This program is for those individuals who want to learn more about scuba diving. This course covers the first 3 chapters of the PADI Open Water Diver course, allowing you to dive to a depth of 12 meters with a PADI professional.

To participate in this program, students must be 10 years or older. The duration of the program is 3-4 days.

PADI Open Water Diver

PADI Open Water Diver is a globally acclaimed course that has introduced millions of individuals to the breathtaking world of underwater exploration. Irrespective of prior diving experience, this course is open to all. It equips participants with the essential knowledge and practical skills necessary for venturing into the depths. With expert guidance from our seasoned instructors, you will acquire the proficiency required to embark on an unforgettable underwater journey.

To participate in this program, students must be 10 years or older. The duration of the program is 3-4 days.

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PADI Advanced Courses

PADI Adventure Diver Course
The PADI Adventure Diver Course is designed to improve your diving skills and introduce you to the techniques needed for exceptional performance underwater. You’ll get to select three distinct scuba adventures from a diverse range of offerings during this course. Popular choices among divers include courses such as Deep Diver, Underwater Photography, Peak Performance Buoyancy, and Aware Fish Identification. Upon successful completion, you will earn your coveted Adventure Diver certification.


Completed PADI Open Water Diver course
A quick refresher course for those who haven’t dived for the past six months or more.

The duration of this course varies from student to student.

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

Building upon the foundation laid by the Adventure Diver certificate, the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course aims to enhance your confidence and competence in the world of scuba diving. Whether you have completed the PADI Adventure Diver course or the PADI Open Water course, you are eligible to participate in this advanced program. The curriculum offers a selection of adventure dives, from which you must complete a total of five dives. Notably, two dives are mandatory: Deep and Underwater Navigation.

Those young adventurers seeking open water diving skills can also enroll in our adventure dives designed for younger divers. For this, the participants must be 12 and above and have a PADI Open Water Diver Certificate.

The duration of this course is 3-4 days.

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Rescue Diver

The PADI Rescue Diver Course represents a crucial part of your scuba diving education. It equips you with the essential skills to avert and manage diving emergencies effectively. You will acquire the competencies required to respond to diving-related crises, ensuring the safety of yourself and others.

During this course, you will engage in rigorous problem-solving exercises with your dive buddy, and hone these critical skills until they become second nature. This course is both demanding and rewarding, instilling learners with unwavering confidence. Most importantly, it serves as a prerequisite for those aspiring to pursue PADI Divemaster training to have a successful career in this field.

Additional requirements for this course:

12 years or older
CPR certification
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course
A quick refresher course for those who haven’t dived for the past six months or more.

The duration of this course is three days.

Professional Courses

PADI Divemaster Course

This course is your first step toward a career in the professional scuba diving landscape. After successful completion, you will have the authority to oversee recreational diving activities and collaborate as an assistant instructor across all PADI courses. This role positions you as a leader and mentor, actively engaging with dive students and fellow dive professionals.

Additional requirements for this course:
18 years or older
Must have a PADI Rescue Diver Certification
A signed medical statement that shouldn’t be older than 12 months
40 logged dives to start the course
60 logged dives to get the certificate
A quick refresher course for those who haven’t dived for the past six months or more.

PADI eLearning

All these courses and many other specialized programs are available online, making it easy for learners to begin the theory portion of diving practices. With PADI eLearning, you can get a basic idea of what you’ll learn during your practical lessons underwater.

If you want more information on any of these PADI dive courses, get in touch with us right away! Besides diving courses, we also offer snorkeling trips, scuba diving, and boat trips in Aqaba. Click here to learn more about our services and get started.