At Hampton Dive Center, our Enclosed Salt System Training Pool is private, sparkling clean, and 80 degrees  year roundTop of the line rental equipment and small class sizes mean comfortable dives  with personal attention from our experienced instructors.

Achieving the PADI open water diver certification is a three step process: Academics, pool dives, and open water dives.  You will need to perform four open water dives over 2 days to become a certified diver. This certification is recognized world wide and never expires. Students need their own mask, snorkel, neoprene boots, and open heel scuba fins. 

Group Packages:

Basic - $599

Class sessions, pool dives using our scuba equipment, academic material

Plus - $799

 Adds mask, snorkel, boots, fins, equipment bag, mask defog & a hat

 Premium - $999

Adds practice pool dive, 4 open dives* at our private Hampton Springs facility with rental scuba equipment, hood and gloves.
                      *These dives can also be performed elsewhere within one year of course

Plus and Premium prices DO NOT include sales tax

*Note - There is a minimum class size of 2 and a maximum of 6.

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Receive your Starter Crew Pak and your Online Academic Materials 

for a $250 Deposit!

Group Class Schedule

Weekend courses 

 Friday 6-10pm, Sat & Sun 9-1pm


June 2, 3, 4

June 16, 17, 18

July 14, 15, 16

July 28, 29, 30 

August 11, 12, 13

August 25, 26, 27

Weeknight courses

Mon/Tues and Thurs, 6-10pm


June 12, 13, 15

June 26, 27, 29

July 10, 11, 13

July 24, 25, 27

August 7, 8, 10

August 21, 22, 24

Open Water Dives- Sat/Sun 10-3pm

Required for course completion.

Held June - October

June 3 & 4

June 24 & 25

July 8 & 9

July 22 & 23

August 12 & 13

August 26 & 27 

Private classes are available

Make your own schedule, take the class as
quickly or as slowly as you see fit.
You will have your own private instructor
available for 3 sessions.

Cost: add $200 to group prices, for two people add $100

*Three or more people receive group pricing

Private Course at your home & pool
add $400 to group prices

Scuba Tune Up & ‘Try Scuba’ Class

Haven’t been diving in a while or just want to try scuba in our pool? These classes are perfect for you! Dive in our pool by appointment with one of our PADI pros!
*Takes 3 hours.
   Cost: $125/pp

To find courses beyond beginner, see our Advanced offerings.

Any class cancellations within 48hrs will be subject to a $50 rescheduling fee.