Diving Courses


Belize Dive Certification
Belize Diving Courses

A full range of diving instruction is available. All courses include equipment, required dives and certification cards.

Discover Scuba

PADI Discover Scuba Diving course lets you experience the basics of diving at the convenience of our swimming pool. During PADI Discover Scuba Diving course, you’ll master some of the basic concepts and scuba skills which would be helpful should you decide to pursue an experience in the open sea during your Open Water Diver certification course.
Please note, PADI Discover Scuba Diving is conducted in the pool only. It does not certify you to dive in the sea. This course is open to anyone from the age of 10 years old.

Open Water Referral Course

Open water referral courses allow you to complete your training in distinct segments. Candidates enrolling in a referral course complete all theory and confined water dives at home with a local dive center. Candidates must have a complete and signed referral form from previous dive instructor or Dive center. The open water referral allows you to complete your four open water dives, 2 - two tank dives per day on the Southern Barrier Reef dives with one of our PADI Instructors. Referral Course last a minimum of 2 days. Candidate must be 10+ years old for the Open Water Dive program.

Refresher Course (Rusty water)

Refresher course is for certified divers who haven’t dived for at least 2 years. This short course is offered providing that you are booked on a diving trip. It consists of a refresher skill check course in confined water or to the cays in shallow water. 

Open Water Diver certification

Open Water Diver certification is the 1st complete PADI entry level certification. After completion, this course will allow you to dive anywhere in the world, independent of professional supervision, to a maximum depth of 60 feet. Your first day involves academics, where you’ll be watching our PADI Open Water DVD. Day two consists of confined water training sessions in our pool or to the cays in shallow water, followed by 4 open water dives.  2 - Two tank dives on day 2 and another two tank dives on day 3 on the Southern Barrier Reef. This course is open to anyone from the age of 10 years old, with no adverse medical conditions.


Course #Dives Rate per Person
(1 person)
Rate per Person
(2+ persons)
Discover Scuba Diving 2 $350 $300
Open Water Referral 4 $450 $400
Refresher - Rusty Water - $60 $50
Open Water Certification 4 $650 $575
Rescue Diver 3 - 4 TBA TBA
Dive Master 5 TBA TBA

*All prices in US dollars. All taxes included. Prices are subject to change without notice.


For more information on Belize diving courses or instructors contact Guest Services


Belize Snorkeling Tour

The majority of our snorkeling takes place in the South Water Caye Marine Reserve located approximately 35mins from Belizean Dreams.

Experience the cayes and barrier reef on this tour. Here your guide will make several stops along the reef enabling you the opportunity to snorkel in warm, crystal clear waters filled with a multitude of marine organisms.

Typically, there will be an hour of dining at Coco Plum Island Resort located on Coco Plum Cay.

  • Timetable: This tour is a part of our All Inclusive Mayan & Honeymoon packages and can be booked on Tuesdays & Fridays.
  • Departure Time: 9:00 a.m.
  • Return Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
  • What to Bring: Sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, exposure protection like long-sleeve shirt & long pants, camera, power/granola bars.

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