We are a SSI and PADI certified Diving Center and offer all our courses by their standards and certification.
Scuba Schools International (SSI) is an organization that teaches the skills involved in scuba diving and freediving, and supports dive businesses and resorts. SSI has over 2500 authorized dealers, 35 regional centers, and offices all over the world. SSI scuba certifications are recognized throughout the world (such as RSTC – Recreational Scuba Training Council, EUF – European Underwater Federation, CUA – China Underwater Association and others). SSI was founded by Robert Clark in 1970, and was one of the pioneers of professional scuba training. They were the first organization to present a complete training program including full motion video and they pioneered some areas of diving education. SSI is a member of the following councils of the World Recreational Scuba Training Council – the United States RSTC, the RSTC Europe and C-Card Council (Japan). It is also a member of the European Underwater Federation. SSI obtained CEN certification from the EUF certification body in 2005. It received ISO certification on June 1, 2010. more informations about SSI: www.divessi.com
The Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) is the world’s largest recreational diving membership and diver training organization founded in 1966 by John Cronin and Ralph Erickson. PADI courses range from minimal entry level to relatively advanced recreational diver certification, several specialized diving skills courses, usually connected with specific equipment or conditions, some diving related informational courses and a range of recreational diving instructor certifications. PADI claims to be the leading training agency for scuba diving in the world. As of 2016 it has a membership of over 136000 individuals and 6300 dive centers, and has awarded more than 25000000 diving certifications internationally. more information about PADI: www.padi.com