THE dive centre is a PADI 5 star Instructor Development Centre based in Dubai and on the East Coast of the U.A.E. The centre has a dedicated team that aims to provide personal, quality training in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Jason Sockett PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) Course Director and Ross McGregor Entrepreneur and PADI Divemaster own The dive centre. The concept of opening a dive centre in partnership was first discussed in 2003. It finally happened and now the dive centre is managed and run by Jason. With more than 16 years working in the dive industry in Oman and the UAE, Jason is one of the most experienced Instructors in the region. He has opened, designed and managed many large dive centres in the region, he always wanted to open his own dive centre.
The concept to the dive centre is to have a training unit with a small team where the divers become part of an incredibe diving family and receive the most advanced experience and quality of training.
Scuba diving off the Dubai coast offers an array of shipwrecks or a short drive to the East Coast will see you diving on the reefs of the Indian Ocean. Diving in Dubai, UAE offers warm waters and year round diving for all enthusiasts.
It does not matter if someoen is trying scuba diving for the first time or if they are an experienced scuba diver, the dive centre has a highly qualified, friendly team of PADI Instructors waiting to take you diving.
The Dive Centre is located in the grounds of Dubai International Marine Club. The location is perfect to learn to dive or to relax after the dive to relax in the gardens or on the beach and enjoy the calming views. The dive centre offers a full range of PADI courses from learning to dive to becoming a PADI Instructor and runs daily scuba diving trips.
West Coast Scuba Diving – Duba Diving in Dubai offers the opportunity to dive on a variety of shipwrecks. Visitors can do a PADI diving course in Dubai or just enjoy scuba diving in Dubai. The team promises an amazing experience. The dive centre runs two tank trips daily. For those who have their PADI Advanced Open Water qualification (or equivalent) or higher the wrecks which are a little bit deeper, the centre offers better visibility, and promises a look at a great array of marine life.
08:15 – Arrive at THE dive centre
09:00 – Boat departs
12:30 – Boat returns from the shallow site (after 2 dives)
14:00 – Boat returns from the deeper sites (after 2 dives)
Photo courtesy: www.thedivecentre.ae
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