PADI Scuba Diving - Freediving - Seal Snorkeling - Boat Trips - Cape Town

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Scuba & Snorkeling in Cape Town Central

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2 Catamaran Dive Package

Imagine sailing around in style with a view good enough to put on a postcard. We offer a more comfortable and spacious environment to do a dive trip onboard ESCAPE CAT, a 39’foot Scape catamaran which as a maximum capacity of 40 passengers has passenger safety and comfort in mind. Dives range from scuba diving with Cape Fur Seals in Cape Town, Ship Wrecks, Coral Reefs, enchanting Kelp Forests. The Western Cape’s land diversity is mirrored underwater with the unique positioning of the peninsula at the junction of two major ocean currents, the warm Aghulas and cool Benguela currents bring with them huge biodiversity to our Cape oceans, where the nudibranch hunters and macro lovers will be equally as thrilled those seeking whales, dolphins, sharks, and seals. BOOK NOW R2750 pp

PADI Enriched Air Diver Specialty

The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba course. Why? Because scuba diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more no decompression time, especially on repetitive scuba dives. If staying down longer and getting back in the water sooner sounds appealing, then don’t hesitate to become an enriched air diver. You’ll learn why diving with air that has a higher oxygen and lower nitrogen content gives you more bottom time, along with enriched air equipment considerations. During a practical session, you’ll: discuss managing oxygen exposure, practice analyzing oxygen content in your scuba tank, set your dive computer for diving with enriched air nitrox. BOOK NOW R1700 pp

PADI Boat Diver Specialty

Much of the world’s best scuba diving is only accessible only by boat. Whether you’ve made many boat dives or only have experience in alternative entries this course will educate you many ways because, in various parts of the world, certain types of boats do things differently. Scuba diving from a boat is fun and relatively easy because you usually descend directly onto your dive site, there is no need to carry heavy gear or swim long distances. The PADI Boat Diver course will expand your knowledge about boats from small inflatables to large live boards. You’ll gain experience scuba diving by completing two dives from a boat in your local area and learn: Boat terminology, boat diving procedures and etiquette, including how to enter and exit, and where to stow your gear, boating safety, including how to locate safety equipment and more. BOOK NOW R2750 pp

PADI Peak Perfomance Buoyancy Specialty

Glide effortlessly, improve your air consumption and learn to ascend and descend like its second nature to you. Quietly and gracefully learn to observe aquatic life without disturbing their surroundings. Elevate you dive skill by fine-tuning your buoyancy to swim just like the fishes. Become one with your breath and gain 100% control of your buoyancy by learning special skills that will make you dive better than ever before. During two scuba dives, you’ll learn how to: Determine the exact weight you need, so you’re not too light or too heavy, trim your weight system and scuba gear so you’re perfectly balanced and neutral in the water, streamline to save energy, use air more efficiently and move more smoothly through the water, hover effortlessly in any position – vertical or horizontal and more. BOOK NOW R2750 pp

The Way the World Learns to Dive®

PADI Divers carry the most respected and sought after scuba diving credentials in the world. No matter where you choose to dive, your PADI certification card will be recognized and accepted. In fact, on most scuba diving adventures, you’ll be surrounded by other PADI Divers who made the same certification choice you did – to train with the world’s largest and most respected scuba diving training organization.

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OX is your One Stop PADI 5 Star Scuba Diving and PADI Freediving Centre based in the V&A Waterfront Cape Town, South Africa. We offer a wide range of PADI Scuba Diving Courses in Cape Town ranging from Introductory Dives, PADI Beginner Scuba Diving Courses to PADI Professional level courses in house.