PADI Specialties on Curacao

Every day we start PADI Specialties on Curacao. Exciting programs that increase your general diving skills and knowledge. Working your way up to PADI Divemaster or PADI Master Scuba Diver, there is always a PADI Specialty that will benefit you one way or the other.

Get more Specialties while diving on Curacao

Our PADI Specialties vary from 2 dive course up to 4 dives, what we can spread out over a number of days. Regular start times are at 9AM or at 12:30PM in the afternoon, but we can be flexible when you book in advance.

If you’d like to save money or time, contact us for flexible planning and promo scuba dive deals. If you have already completed the PADI Advanced course, some dives count towards the PADI Specialty certification. With us, you can complete more Specialties and receive your next course for a lower rate. If you’re not sure how this works, you can always get in touch, we’re happy to help!

Check out all our PADI Specialties below.

Choose your specialty

Lionfish Tracker

Deep Diver

Wreck Diver

Search and Recovery

Peak Performance

Navigation

Nitrox Diver

Night Diver

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    star rating  I did my lionfish hunter specialty here, Thor did an impeccable job giving the course and made every second of it fun and educational. What a rush it was! Will... read more

    Andor K
    7/24/2021

    star rating  Great diveshop. Aquiring our Padi Open Water Certification was a breeze here, because of the enthousiastic and professional guidance of Jeanne and Thor. Very relaxed atmosphere and lots of fun.... read more

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    7/21/2021

    star rating  What can I say...Jane, Thor and Ben were above and beyond accommodating for my Fiancée and I while we were in Curaçao.
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Invasive Lionfish Tracker

The invasive lionfish has been around in the Caribbean for years. Together with PADI we offer a Specialty called Invasive Lionfish Tracker. Learn more about this species and get ready to hunt them down in Curacao! During the course we cover some theory, buoyancy skills and use of hunting equipment. When you have completed 2 dives you will be certified as a Invasive Lionfish Tracker.

Minimum requirement is Advanced Open Water certification, 15 years old, reasonable fit and able to swim.

$199.00 incl. tax
Every day - Half Day
8:30 AM & 12:30 PM
Minimum age 15 years

Hunting Trips!

Every day we go out for lionfish hunts on Curacao. We offer a variety of programs for everyone’s needs and experience. Go out on this extremely fun adventure and if you are lucky, you keep your lionfish after your dive on Curacao!

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Deep Diver

Excited to discover the deeper reefs in Curacao? Join the PADI Deep Diver Specialty and learn to plan you dives safely to 40mtr/100ft. The course covers theory sessions and 4 open water training dives. Where the first couple dives we teach you everything about safety, use of drop tanks, planning and emergency scenario’s. The last dive you will be combining all skills and theory at one of Curacao’s best deep dive sites.

Minimum requirement is Advanced Open Water certification, 15 years old, reasonable fit and able to swim.

$249.00 incl. tax
Every day - 2 half days
9:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Minimum age 15 years

Wreck Diver

Explore great wrecks in Curacao! With the Wreck Diver Specialty you will be able to safely discover and penetrate wrecks. During the course we cover theory sessions and 4 open water training dives. All dives we focus on buoyancy, knot tying, use of reel, mapping a wreck and proper techniques to go inside sunken wrecks. Your last dive we combine all skills and will dive inside the Superior Producer. (weather permitted)

Minimum requirement is Advanced Open Water certification, 15 years old, reasonable fit and able to swim.

$249.00 incl. tax
Every day - 2 half days
9:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Minimum age 15 years

Search & Recovery Diver

Ready for a treasure hunt? Learn more about knot tying underwater, search patterns and use of a lift bag. During the Search & Recovery Specialty we introduce you to a variety of search patterns to find smaller and larger object. After objects have been found, time to bring them up safely using the correct knots and lift bag. The course is spread out over 4 dives and takes 2 half days.

Minimum requirement is Advanced Open Water certification, 12 years old, reasonable fit and able to swim.

$249.00 incl. tax
Every day - 2 half days
9:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Minimum age 12 years

Peak Performance Buoyancy

Excellent buoyancy control is what defines skilled scuba divers. You’ve seen them underwater. They glide effortlessly, use less air and ascend, descend or hover almost as if by thought. They more easily observe aquatic life without disturbing their surroundings. You can achieve this, too. The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty course improves the buoyancy skills you learned as a new diver and elevates them to the next level.

Minimum requirement is Open Water Diver certification, 10 years old, reasonable fit and able to swim.

$149.00 incl. tax
Every day - Half Day
9:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Minimum age 10 years

Live in Curacao!

Join the nicest team on Curacao and become a certified PADI Divemaster during your internship.

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Nitrox Diver

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.

Minimum requirement is Open Water Diver certification, 12 years old, reasonable fit and able to swim.

$149.00 incl. tax
Every day - Half Day
9:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Minimum age 12 years

Night Diver

The thought of dipping below the surface at night seems mysterious, yet so alluring. Although you’ve been scuba diving at a site many times before, at night you drop into a whole new world and watch it come to life under the glow of your dive light. The scene changes as day creatures retire and nocturnal organisms emerge. If you’ve wondered what happens underwater after the sun goes down, sign up for the PADI Night Diver Specialty course.

Minimum requirement is Open Water Diver, 12 years old, you are reasonable fit and able to swim.

$249.00 incl. tax
Every Wednesday - 4 days
06:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum age 12 years
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