Maui Dive Shop PADI and SSI Dive Courses



We offer an assortment of PADI dive courses. To learn more about any of the courses, please click on the "VIEW DETAILS" link to the right. Please note, you may be required to complete the PADI medical form, which can be downloaded below.



INTRODUCTORY / DISCOVER SCUBA DIVE: The underwater world of Maui is waiting for you! You don’t have to be a certified diver to experience SCUBA. Our experienced instructors will teach you the basic skills to go out and have a first safe and fun dive. DETAILS
OPEN WATER eLEARNING PROGRAM: If you have always wanted to learn to dive this is the perfect opportunity.  Complete the PADI eLearning program prior to your visit and finish the course diving in our beautiful Hawaiian waters.  You’ll return home as a certified diver.  Optional boat dive available. DETAILS
OPEN WATER REFERRAL DIVES: Scuba Students can be referred from Mainland dive courses to complete their requirements for Open Water Certification. We offer Check-out dives for any training agency. Optional boat dive available. DETAILS
SCUBA TUNE UP: How sharp are your diving skills? If it has been awhile, your Hawaiian diving adventures may be more enjoyable with a tune up.  Most dive boat operators in Hawaii will require this if it has been more than 2-3 years since your last dive. The course includes an assessment, review, in-water skills practice and buoyancy tune-up. DETAILS
PADI REACTIVATE : Reactivate is a new program which solves the issue of someone needing a new or updated certification card.  Divers will get reactivate on dive skills and will be issued a new/updated card with a new photo. DETAILS
ADVANCED OPEN WATER: The Advanced Open Water Course is designed to advance your diving. You can start right after earning your Open Water Diver certification. This course helps build confidence and expand your scuba skills through different Adventure Dives. DETAILS
RESCUE DIVER: Learn to prevent and manage problems in the water and become more confident in your skills as a diver, knowing that you can help others if needed. Divers will practice problem solving skills until they become second nature. X
BOAT DIVER: The course is designed to familiarize divers with the skills, knowledge, planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems, and hazards of boat diving.  X
DEEP DIVER: Scuba dive with confidence at depths down to 40 meters/130 feet.  This course is designed to be an introduction to deep diving and to help the student develop the necessary skills, knowledge, and techniques to safely participate in deep diving activities.  X
FISH IDENTIFICATION DIVER: These dives allow you to practice basic fish identification techniques.  You’ll enjoy your dives even more when you recognize the creatures that you see and can identify the main fish families and their characteristics. X
UNDERWATER NAVIGATOR: : Designed to familiarize divers with the skills, knowledge, planning organization, techniques, hazards, and enjoyment of underwater navigation.  Fine-tune your observation skills and learn to more accurately use your compass underwater.  X
NIGHT DIVER: This course is designed to provide an introduction and understanding of diving at night and in turbid water. Scuba diving at night teaches you to focus on what you can see in your light’s beam, on controlling your buoyancy by feel, on staying with your buddy and on paying attention to details you may overlook during the day. X
UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHER: No photo experience required! That's what the program is for - showing you how to take award-winning pictures underwater. With so many underwater cameras to choose from, it has become easier and more fun than ever to capture images of your underwater scuba adventures.  X
PEAK PERFORMANCE BUOYANCY: Excellent buoyancy control is what defines skilled scuba divers.  This course is the perfect opportunity to hone your buoyancy skills. Perfect your buoyancy and you'll conserve air, energy & our precious environment. X
UNDERWATER NATURALIST: This course will introduce you to different aquatic life and include an overview of responsible human interactions with that aquatic life.  When know more about symbioses, underwater ecology, and aquatic plant and animal habitats, you notice behaviors and see creatures you may have previously missed. Learn more about the local ecosystem and take a closer look on your next scuba diving adventure. X
DIVE MASTER: : The PADI Divemaster course is your first level of professional training. The course requires high level demonstrations of diving and swimming skills, along with knowledge of diving theory. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you’ll fine-tune your dive skills, like perfecting the effortless hover, and refine your rescue skills so you anticipate and easily solve common problems. X