If you have not dived for over a year or more, it is wise to get a refresher's course known as a Scuba Review to go over your skills.
Yes. The experts at PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) give scuba diving lessons. PADI is the number one diving training organization in the world.
The world's largest diving publication agency.
PADI classes are held by the Professional Association of Diving Instructors. They train you to scuba dive and discover a whole new world.
The best and most common way to learn about SCUBA (self contained underwater breathing apparatus) is through your local PADI dive shop - PADI is the largest and most respected dive training organization in the world, and their training is uniform worldwide.
You can get a PADI certification at any PADI dive shop. The best thing to do is to contact a dive shop in your area and ask about their scuba certifications. If they do not offer PADI certification, they will likely know who in your area does. To find a local PADI dive center, just go to PADI.com and click on Start Diving, which will take you to the shop locater.
Yes, they have a PADI-based training program available through their athletics department.
Check out some of the dive organisations such as PADI or BSAC or SSI or NAUI which offer training in SCUBA diving For PADI: Search on-line for you nearest PADI Diver Center or Resort using the line in the Related Links section. Speak to them about doing the PADI Open Water Diver course, it is the intro level course that certifies you to go diving with a buddy almost anywhere in the world and you can get this qualification in just 3 days!
The Dive Shop Dubai sells scuba diving equipment in Dubai. They sell Scubapro, TUSA, XS Scuba Trident SeaLife underwater cameras and offer PADI scuba diving certifications. www.TheDiveShopDubai.com
About 25 years ago, I got one from PADI when I was 13. I don't know if they have changed that.
You will need to train with a certified SCUBA company. PADI and BSAC are two of the best known. Try their websites for local dive clubs which will run training couses.
Contact local SCUBA or PADI for info or go to Cancun and pay $500 for a 3 day course to become certified