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Explore Professional Diving with us because...

  • We’ve been teaching instructors for over a decade
  • Our team has a full-time PADI Course Director
  • Small groups mean you get the best training in the business
  • Instructor Development Courses throughout the year
  • We always go the extra mile so you succeed
  • Free transfers from any hotel in Sharm El Sheikh

Fitness & Health

Anyone with an average level of fitness and health can enjoy scube diving

However - some heart, breathing and lung problems (such as asthma) could rule out your participation.

Before enrolling onto a PADI training course you would need to complete the PADI Medical Questionaire and answer "YES" or "NO" to each question.

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Professional Diving

Imagine being able to dive every day and get paid for it. Pipedream? Actually, it’s not as difficult as you might think. If you’ve already got some diving experience under your belt, you can take the leap from pupil to teacher by booking yourself on to one of our professional diving instructor courses. It’s a big step and a life changing one, but with Ocean College, you get the best training in the business. We’ll be there to support you on your journey and always go the extra mile to make sure you succeed. And just so you know, we’ve been teaching diving instructors for over a decade.

Signing up for professional diving course not only gives you the tools to go and do what you love on a daily basis, you’ll take your diving skills to a whole other level. For one, you’ll really up your knowledge of diving theory and scuba gear. You’ll also learn how to take responsibility for other divers. And once you’re qualified at instructor level, the world is quite literally your oyster as you’ll be able to apply for diving jobs worldwide.

Of course, what you study depends on which professional diving course you take. The PADI Instructor Development Course gives you the tools to train scuba divers in the classroom, in confined water and in open water, as well as covering things like risk management and teaching children. Or if your goal is to become a Master Instructor, there’s our PADI Staff Instructor course, which will qualify you to teach Assistant Instructor courses and most Instructor Development Courses.

PADI Divemaster

PADI Divemaster

From £489 Taking the leap into the world of scuba diving teaching? Make our Divemaster course your first port of call. If you’re looking to join the ranks of the scuba-teaching professionals, our PADI Divemaster program is the first step. It’s an extensive a… more info

PADI Emergency First Response Instructor

PADI Emergency First Response Instructor

From £225 An excellent course that qualifies you to teach CPR and first aid to others so they’re prepared in an emergency. It’s great to be able to give first aid or CPR to people in an emergency situation. You never know when you might need to – both in and … more info

PADI Instructor Development Course

PADI Instructor Development Course

From £699 This comprehensive course will qualify you to teach scuba divers in the classroom, confined water and open water anywhere in the world. Pass the PADI Instructor Development course and you’ll be all set to teach scuba diving anywhere in the world. Yo… more info

PADI Staff Instructor

PADI Staff Instructor

From £425 Ready for the next level? Continue your diving education with this challenging, hands-on PADI Staff Instructor course. If you’ve already got your instructor certification, the next step is usually to work towards becoming a Master Instructor, or… more info

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Why book with Ocean College?

  • Awards for our diving excellence.
  • Made-to-measure diving packages for groups.
  • Free transfers from any hotel in Sharm.
  • Dive the best sites with the most experienced & friendly instructors.
  • 10% discount online – on all dive packages and selected services.

Weather & Water Temps

The sun shines in the Red Sea 365 days a year with virtually no rain.

Depending on the time of year, the thermometer hovers between 24°C and 39°C and the water temperature is 22°C to 26°C – so diving is great year-round.

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