LEARN TO DIVE TODAY
Simply Diving Spain is a PADI 5 STAR INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT DIVE RESORT offering the full range of PADI certification and training.
Our PADI certification courses are safe learning experiences designed for people who want to have fun while exploring all that nature has to offer.
Our courses are provided by highly qualified, PADI-certified scuba instructors and divemasters and will turn any holiday to the Costa del Sol, Spain, into a thrilling experience for aspiring divers.
- PADI Scuba Diver
- PADI Open Water Diver **
- PADI Open Water Diver Referral
- PADI Open Water Diver Upgrade
- PADI Advanced Open Water Diver **
- PADI Scuba Review / Refresher
- PADI Rescue Diver
- PADI Emergency First Response
** Alternative Qualification Available
- AWARE Fish ID
- Boat Diver
- Deep Diver *
- Digital Underwater Photographer
- Diver Propulsion Vehicle
- Drift Diver
- Enriched Air Diver
- Equipment Specialist *
- Multi-level Diver
- Night Diver
- Peak Performance Buoyancy
- Project AWARE Specialist
- Search and Recovery Diver *
- Underwater Naturalist
- Underwater Navigator
- Underwater Photographer
- Underwater Videographer
- Wreck Diver *
* Prerequisites needed
Health & Fitness
Anyone with an average level of fitness can enjoy scuba diving. You don’t have to be an athlete!
However, some medical conditions such as heart or lung problems could prevent you from participating.
Before signing up for a PADI course, you will be required to complete and sign the standard PADI Medical Questionnaire [PDF, 120KB], with any “YES” answer cleared by a doctor.
We recommend taking the form to your doctor for completion before you travel to Spain.
Have a question before signing up for a course or a days’ diving?
Have a read through our FAQs and set your mind at rest.
Weather & Dive conditions
The Costa del Sol has the perfect weather for taking a PADI course or just diving for fun, with over 300 days of sunshine per year. Hence its name!
Summer daytime temperatures average 30°C (86°F), with winter around 16°C (61°F).
- Water temp May to September: 19 - 29°C (67 - 85°F)
- Water temp October to April: 14 - 18°C (58 - 65°F).
Due to our variety of dive sites, Simply Diving is the only 5 Star PADI centre in the area that can take you diving 365 days a year.