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Learn to Scuba Dive in the warm clear blue waters of Cozumel, one of the top-rated dive destinations in the world!  Earn your PADI Open Water Dive certification with Cozumel Dive Academy.  If you have ever dreamt of learning to scuba dive, we will take great care of you!

We understand you have many choices of where to learn to scuba dive or to take additional courses while visiting Cozumel.  At Cozumel Dive Academy we take your safety very seriously while keeping the classes fun and enjoyable.  All of our PADI scuba courses are conducted in small class sizes at your pace with one of our patient, experienced, PADI Dive Instructors.   You will not feel rushed or the need to "keep up" with any other participants.

All of our PADI Open Water students also receive a free Divers Alert Network (DAN) Student Membership and the DAN Prepared Diver online course.

Cozumel Dive Academy makes learning to scuba dive on Cozumel easy, we have no hidden costs.  Our price includes:

  • Training
  • PADI eLearning.
  • Training
  • Rental Gear
  • BCD
  • Weights
  • Regulators
  • Dive Computer
  • Air Cylinders
  • Exposure Protection
  • DAN Student Membership
  • DAN Prepared Diver Online Course

We will also include your mask, fins and snorkel though if you have your own bring them with you for comfort and fit.

Prerequisites for learning to dive
  • Be at least 10 years old
  • Have adequate swimming skills
  • Complete the PADI Medical Statement.  Please note that any "YES" answer to a question will require Physician approval prior to any in-water activities. 

Please download the Medical Statement and review it HERE.

Additional requirements for children 10-11 years old:

In addition to the above prerequisites each participant 10-11 and their legal guardian must:

  • Read the Youth Diving Responsibility and Risks Acknowledgment
  • View the Youth Diving: Responsibility and Risk Video