PADI Dive Courses

Complete a PADI Scuba Dive Course with us at Australia’s best dive location

We’re proud to be able to offer a comprehensive range of dive courses and certifications to guests of all abilities in one of Australia’s most unique dive locations. Whether you’re learning to scuba dive for the very first time, or completing your Divemaster qualification, our team of PADI instructors will ensure your success, safety, and enjoyment from start to finish.

Let us help you achieve your diving goals…

Our Exmouth dive centre is fully-equipped with experienced staff to help you achieve your diving goals with PADI-qualified Divemasters delivering the world’s safest and most comprehensive dive curriculum.

For the beginners, our professional team will guide you from the pool to below the surface so you too can experience the hidden beauty of life under the sea. For experienced divers seeking their next adventure, try one of our PADI-accredited Specialty Dive Courses at Ningaloo Reef and the Muiron islands to take you to the next level.

Experience you can trust …

With twenty-five years’ experience, Exmouth Dive and Whale Sharks hold the skills, knowledge, and qualifications to offer personalised learning experiences underpinned by a commitment to your safety and success.

When you book a PADI Dive course with us, you’re guaranteed world class knowledge and experience, superior equipment and facilities, and location, location, location!

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Learn to Dive with us here at Exmouth Dive with our 3 day PADI Open Water Course and obtain a qualification that allows you to dive anywhere in the world to 18M!

Duration: 3 Days (approx.)

Price: $695.00

PADI Free Diving Level One Course

Freediving Level 1 The introduction to the purest form of diving. Learn proper breathing techniques to Free Dive down to 20M

Duration: 2 Days (approx.)

Price: $395.00


All divers must have a logged dive within the past 12 months to participate on our diving tours. If you do not have a recent dive, it’s a good idea to complete a refresher with us before heading out on the ocean dives.

Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes (approx.)

Price: $120.00


Our PADI Advanced Open Water Course is a two day course and includes five dives from one of our vessels on the Ningaloo Reef and we can begin any day. Take your diving to the next level with the specialities

Duration: 1 Day (approx.)

Price: $595.00

PADI Nitrox Course

How annoying is it when the conditions are perfect but you have to ascend because your no-decompression time has run out? Or your second dive has to be really short because of residual nitrogen in your body? There is a solution...NITROX

Duration: 1 Day (approx.)

Price: $165.00

Ningaloo Reef

PADI Digital Underwater Photography Course

Our Digital Underwater Photography Specialty course will introduce you to the exclusive SEA Method (Shoot, Examine and Adjust) of digital underwater photography and is available for both divers and snorkellers.

Duration: 8 Hours (approx.)

Price: $495.00


Scuba divers describe the PADI Rescue Diver course as the most challenging, yet most rewarding course they’ve ever taken. You learn to prevent and manage problems in the water, and become more confident in your skills as a diver!

Duration: 2 Days (approx.)

Price: $545.00


An internationally recognised first aid and CPR (Resuscitation) course. Learn accident management techniques, first aid, emergency procedures, and proper CPR techniques, and have heaps of fun doing it! EFR first aid available to everyone.

Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)

Price: $185.00


The PADI Divemaster course is your first level of professional training. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you’ll fine-tune your dive skills and develop as a leader of dive activities.

Duration: 1 Minute (approx.)

Price: $1,600.00


The PADI Instructor Development Course (PADI IDC) is the leading instructor training program in the recreational dive industry.

Duration: 10 Days (approx.)

Price: $2,999.00

OXYGEN PROVIDER Advanced Resusitation HLTAID007

Oxygen Provider Course, learn how to administer Oxygen safely and correctly.

Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)

Price: $130.00


Work first aid and CPR (Resuscitation) course . Learn accident management techniques, first aid, emergency procedures, and proper CPR techniques, and have heaps of fun doing it! Work first aid available to everyone.

Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)

Price: $169.00