Scuba Diving Courses

Scuba Diving Courses

Don't miss our PADI certified courses

Don't miss our PADI certified courses

Plunging our heads into the sea and taking the first breath underwater is just as fascinating now as it was on the very first dive. For us, to leave our natural surroundings and immerse ourselves into a world so foreign is still one of the greatest adventures there is.

So come and join us on our adventures and become a diver. Blue Experience Dive Center Akumal offers a full range of PADI courses to cater to everyone from your first breath underwater right up to Divemaster.

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Blue Experience Diving, Akumal

Scuba Diver Course
PADI Scuba Diver

If you are determined to learn how to dive the PADI Scuba Diver is the next step on your way of becoming a diver. Within 2 days our instructor will teach you the important theoretical and practical knowledge about the basics of diving. The course is divided into three parts, of theory, one or two pool sessions, learning the basic skills, and 2 dives off the boat to a maximum depth of 12 meters (40 feet). Upon completion you will receive the PADI Scuba Diver certification. The worlds dive sites await you.

PADI Open Water

The Open Water diver course is the right choice for those who want to dive freely with a dive buddy in the future beyond the depth of 12 meters (40 feet). This certificate is valid worldwide! In 3 to 3 ½ days you can gain your PADI Open Water certification. The first two days overlap with the PADI Scuba Diver program. On day 3 you get to exercise further skills in the pool and shallow water and expand your theoretical knowledge. There is a short multiple choice quiz to complete at the end of the course. Upon completion of the course you receive the PADI Open Water certificate which allows you to dive to 18 meters (60 feet) worldwide. The course includes 4 dives off the boat on the wonderful reefs of Akumal. 

Our PADI Open Water Diver course includes free DAN (Divers Alert Network) insurance coverage for 6 months.

PADI Advanced Open Water

Are you looking to increase your knowledge and skills in your favourite field of diving, ie Underwater Photography, Underwater Naturalist, Night Diving and so on. Then the PADI Advanced Open Water course is your next step. You will complete 5 adventure dives, each one focussing on an individual speciality. The 2 compulsory dives for the course are Deep and Navigation. Then you choose 3 other dives from a long list of PADI adventure dives.

PADI Rescue Diver

Blue Experience Diving offers the PADI Rescue Diver course, a pivotal step for divers seeking to enhance their safety and emergency response skills. This comprehensive course teaches self-rescue techniques, how to recognize and manage stress in other divers, and essential emergency procedures. Our experienced multilingual instructors provide top-tier training, fostering confidence, teamwork, and a sense of responsibility towards fellow divers. To enroll, you should be at least 12 years old, hold valid CPR and First Aid certification which you can also obtain with us, and be a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or equivalent. Dive into this transformative experience with us and become a vigilant and skilled diver, ready for any underwater challenge.


The PADI Nitrox certification is the ideal choice for divers looking to extend their underwater adventures while safely managing their exposure to nitrogen. With this certification, divers can use enriched air nitrox mixtures, which contain a higher percentage of oxygen than standard air, allowing for longer no-decompression dive times. The course typically spans for 2 days and combines theory, practical application, and safety measures to ensure divers understand the nuances of using nitrox. 

Once certified, divers can enjoy the benefits of nitrox for dives, which often result in longer bottom times and shorter surface intervals. Whether exploring coral reefs, wrecks, or other underwater environments, the PADI Nitrox certification opens up new possibilities for diving enthusiasts around the world.

Scuba Diving Course
Discover Scuba Diving

If you have never dipped your head under water the Discover Scuba Dive is exactly right for you. Your dive instructor will give you a short explanation of the basic rules for a safe and easy dive and will make you familiar with the equipment. Next are a few exercises in shallow water where you learn how to handle your diving equipment. Afterwards you will go on your first boat dive to a maximum depth of 12 meters (40 feet) and will experience the amazing world under the sea.

Including manual, learning material, all gear and certification

Discover Scuba Diver $ 2380 Pesos
Discover Scuba Diver (2 Dives) $ 3580 Pesos
Scuba Diver $ 5400 Pesos
Scuba Diver eLearning **(manual not included) $ 4800 pesos
Open Water Diver $ 9700 Pesos
Open Water Diver eLearning **(manual not included) $ 6380 Pesos
Open Water Diver Referral $ 5100 Pesos
Open Water Diver Referral (eLearning) $ 4800 Pesos
Advanced Open Water Diver $ 7980 Pesos
Advanced Open Water eLearning **(manual not included) $ 6980 Pesos
Rescue Diver $ 9300 Pesos
Rescue Diver eLearning** (manual not included) $ 8300 Pesos
Scuba refresher session (includes 1 dive) $ 1900 Pesos
PADI ReActivate (includes 1 dive) $ 1900 Pesos
Nitrox $ 5000 Pesos

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We also offer several Speciality Courses as well as Divemaster training.

Please contact us for further details!

Let´s dive into the adventure together