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Learn to Dive in Cairns

Diving courses in Cairns and on the Great Barrier Reef are the best way to earn your diving certificate. Gain your open water certificate and become a certified diver, spending your nights on one of nature's greatest wonders and your days diving beneath and waves, exploring all the wonder that lie below.

Learn to dive alongside world leaders in scuba education on the Great Barrier Reef!

  • Gain your PADI Gold Open Water Certification alongside internationally recognised learning providers
  • Complete two days of pool training and three days on the Outer Reef
  • Custom-built, centrally located Cairns dive training centre
  • Relax in air-conditioned comfort aboard a premium liveaboard dive vessel
  • Opportunity to dive at multiple exclusive sites on the Great Barrier Reef!

Join Down Under Dive in Cairns and get scuba certified on the stunning Great Barrier Reef!

  • Learn the theory and practical basics of scuba in a five-star PADI dive facility.
  • Enjoy 2 days cruising to the outer reef on an award winning superyacht!
  • Explore colourful dive sites teeming with diverse marine life. 
  • Become internationally PADI certified, then enjoy a free fun dive! 

Complete your classroom theory online and learn to dive on the Great Barrier Reef with Pro Dive!

  • Earn your PADI Gold Open Water Certification aboard a premium liveaboard
  • Combine online eLearning, a practical training day, and reef training dives
  • Enjoy 9 dives over 4 sensational Outer Reefs, including a night dive
  • Develop your dive education alongside highly-qualified PADI instructors
  • Perfect for those wishing to advance their abilities over four incredible days!

 Join Divers Den to earn your open water certification in an immersive course and walk away as a certified diver

  • Earn your PADI open water scuba diving certification
  • Learn how to be a confident and qualified diver
  • Spend 1 or 2 nights at sea - your choice!
  • Choose how many days you want to combine with your on land learning with nights on our liveaboard vessel, OceanQuest

Find your fins under the expert guidance of professional divers on Reef Encounter’s comprehensive learn-to-dive liveaboard!

  • Learn to dive and get an internationally recognised certificate with some of the best divers in the game
  • Get a crash course on all things reefy with a presentation by an expert marine biologist and a glass bottom boat tour
  • Scuba and snorkel at the best dive sites on the Great Barrier Reef
  • Enjoy the solitude and bliss of the Outer Reef's endless cobalt waters

Take the plunge and learn to dive on the Great Barrier Reef aboard Reef Encounter’s leading dive vessel!

  • Earn your Open Water Dive Licence and become a Certified Diver
  • Enjoy a 3 Day Liveaboard experience and 8 daytime scuba dives
  • Gain fundamental diving knowledge at world-renowned coral reefs
  • Personalised course with a maximum of 4 students per instructor
  • Option to add an extra day aboard for a more relaxed pace!

Join Divers Den for your 4 day open water dive course including 2 day trips to the Great Barrier Reef.

  • Learn to dive surrounded by the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef
  • Pool training in a heated and covered purpose-built diving facility
  • Two separate day trips to the reef for your open water training
  • Earn your PADI Open Water Certification
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  • Can answer all your Cairns questions
  • We will build you exclusive packages to save you money
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