Welcome to the SCUBA School and Dive Center,
located in sunny Southeast Florida.
We are located in Fort Lauderdale by the Beach, where you can find the finest beach, wreck, drift diving and snorkeling in the United States. Call 954-566-6344 today!
We service Southeast Florida, Broward County, which includes: Ft Lauderdale, Lauderdale-by-the-sea (LBTS), Pompano Beach, Deerfield Beach, Hillsboro, Sea Ranches, Lauderdale Hill, North Lauderdale, Plantation, Weston, Hollywood, Coral Springs, Parkland, and Davie. We also have many folks coming from Miami-Dade and Palm Beach County, especially Boca Raton, because of the quality of our diving and the number of boats that service our area.
This area is rated better than the Florida Keys in 8 out of 9 categories according the Rodale’s SCUBA Diving Magazine. Whether you are looking to learn more about SCUBA diving, snorkeling, referral dives, are planning a dive trip, dive travel packages or looking for a continuing education course, we can help.
We are a PADI 5 Star Dive Center, National Geographic Diver Training Center and a Universal Referral Location. The Universal Referral System provides training dives in our warm, clear, tropical ocean for the following participating Agencies: IDEA, NASDS, NAUI, PDIC, SSI, and YMCA SCUBA. We also provide PADI Referral dives.
Our staff of experienced instructors can provide you with PADI certifications from Open Water to Master Diver or Dive Master (DM) in several languages. All of our courses are on-demand or we also have a regularly scheduled PADI (Professional Association of Dive Instructors) Open Water Course (weekend), eLearning, Rescue Diver, Advance Open Water, Adventure in Diving, and PADI Specialty of the Month. We have Nitrox and Emergency First Aid Responder (EFR), which is a CPR and First Aid course, which we can do on a daily basis. For a list of Courses we offer go to our courses pages. Click here for courses or call (954) 566-6344
Scuba diving introduces you to the fascinating underwater world of adventure and excitement. All divers, from the novice to the utmost experienced insist on quality training, classes, boat charters, equipment and supplies. SCUBA School and Dive Center (SSDC) formerly “The SCUBA School” is your headquarters for SCUBA diving lessons, classes, equipment and supplies. As one of the area’s largest dive shops, we can be relied on for all types of diving gear at unbeatable prices.