Dive Instruction in Key West

The process of learning to SCUBA dive is referred to as “getting certified.”  Becoming certified consists of taking a course that incorporates academics, pool and open water dives.  The instructors at Dive Key West, Inc. are pleased to have taught thousands of students since 1972.

This scuba certification course is designed to teach the sport of scuba diving in a safe, fun and easy manner.  On completion of this course, an individual will have the confidence and experience to dive the ocean and its beautiful coral reefs.  This course involves both classroom and pool sessions as well as openwater training on the coral reefs of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.  So, if you are in good health and eager to get started, take the plunge!


5 DAY TRADITIONAL COURSE                                                                    $689.00
This course consists of 3 classroom and pool sessions along with 4 Open
Water Dives leading to an international certification.


3 DAY E-LEARNING or HOME STUDY                                                        $589.00
This course is an accelerated version of our Traditional Course and
Includes 3 classroom and pool sessions along with 4 Open Water Dives
(must have academics completed prior to course start date, if not additional fees will apply)

STUDENTS MUST HAVE:  Mask, snorkel, fins, boots and gloves suitable for scuba diving.  An equipment counseling session is included in your course schedule and out instructors are trained in the selection of equipment that is appropriate for Scuba diving and that FITS YOU




Certain medical conditions and prescriptions are not compatible with diving!
Please let our staff know if you have a chronic condition or take any medication.

WE TEACH FUN!!! Take the plunge and start your ADVENTURE today!!!

Please note: SCUBA diving involves significant pressure changes and for your
safety you must have normal, healthy, heart, lungs,ears and sinuses.