eco2 diving creates first-class divers
with PADI scuba diving courses


Looking to improve? General knowledge or specific training, for yourself or others, you have plenty of PADI Courses to become the diver you want to be.
From 10 years-old, climb the PADI ladder with us to become a PADI Master Scuba Diver.

As a PADI Dive Center, all courses we teach follow PADI high-quality standards to ensure the best and safest underwater experience.
PADI is the leading worldwide organisation in teaching scuba diving.

Have a look below and pick your next PADI Course!

PADI: Professional Association of Diving Instructors


Looking for more?

Have a look at our PADI Adventure Diver program, our PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course, or any PADI Specialty Diver and overcome new challenges.


What if…?

Read more about our
PADI Rescue Diver and
Emergency First Response classes and
learn how to be a hero.


Ready for your black belt?

Learn more about our PADI Master Scuba Diver or PADI Divemaster programs and be the elite of scuba diving.


Diving knowledge gathering dust?

Check out our PADI ReActivate and give yourself a new lease of life.

Adventure Diver – PADI Course

Short on time? The PADI Adventure Diver course is tailored for you.

With only 3 adventure dives, the PADI Adventure Diver certification course is a sub-course of the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course for divers on a busy schedule. Deep diving, night divingpick the adventures that inspire you the most and experience diving in completely new conditions.
Get more confidence, learn new skills, become a better diver. 

At first, you pick 3 adventure dives among the training dives we offer and define your own course (contact us for the list of adventure dives available). To fit the several requirements, we may mix boat trips and shore dives.

Then, once all is defined, you go through the theory by filling in each associated knowledge review. You can complete it either online before your arrival, or on the premises in the Eco2 Diving classroom. However, most people prefer the online solution to make the most out of their holiday.

At last, after going over your knowledge reviews with your PADI Instructor, you are ready to jump in, complete your dives and practice your new skills.
Finally, you are now a certified PADI Adventure Diver.

Briefly, the PADI Adventure Diver course is a reduced PADI Advanced Open Water Diver to fit all schedules and challenges you in new scuba diving conditions.

Below 15 years-old, you may qualify for a Junior Adventure Diver with specific adaptations.


In order to book your next PADI Adventure Diver course, contact us!

  • Age

    10+

  • Prerequisite

    PADI Open Water Diver or equivalent

  • Duration

    1 day

  • Ratio

    1 instructor / 4 students

  • Condition

    Open water

  • Price

    $300 to $325

Mola mola sunfish swimming with underwater diver in the blue during PADI Courses at Eco2 Diving Mtwara South Tanzania

Advanced Open Water Diver – PADI Course

Feel like you are missing out? The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course expands your horizons.

With 5 adventure dives, the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification course rocks your underwater world. Deep diving, night diving… pick the adventures which inspire you the most and experience diving in completely new conditions. As a result, you are now allowed to dive down to 30 meters thanks to your improvements. This course is considered as the 2nd level of the PADI ladder.
Get more confidence, learn new skills, become a better diver. 

At first, you pick 3 adventure dives out of your 5 training dives (contact us to have the list of adventure dives we offer). However, the 2 remaining adventure dives are required to fulfil the course requirements: the Deep Adventure Dive to safely experience greater depths and the Underwater Navigation Adventure to always find your way to the reef.
According to your choices and budget, we plan your dives over 2 to 3 days mixing boat trips and shore dives.

Then, once all is defined, you start the theory for each adventure by filling in each associated knowledge review. This can either be completed online before your arrival or on the premises in the Eco2 Diving classroom. However, most people prefer the online solution to make the most out of their holiday.

At last, after going over your knowledge reviews with your PADI Instructor, you are ready to jump right in, complete your dives and practice your new skills.
Finally, you are now a certified PADI Advanced Open Water Diver.

In the end, the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course shows you the way to completely new experiences underwater and widens your diving skills.

Contact us in order to book your next PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course!

  • Age

    12+

  • Prerequisite

    PADI Open Water Diver or equivalent

  • Duration

    Up to 3 days

  • Ratio

    1 instructor / 4 students

  • Condition

    Open water

  • Price

    $375 to $475

Smilling and happy men scuba diver learning PADI Courses with e-learning on the beach at Eco2 Diving Mtwara Tanzania

Anything that can go wrong will go wrong.

Murphy’s law

Rescue Diver – PADI Course

Freeze in an emergency situation? The PADI Rescue Diver course is there for you.

Over 3 days, the PADI Rescue Diver certification course teaches you the best ways to prevent and manage any event happening during diving excursions. Described as the most challenging but rewarding PADI course, you are taught rescue techniques for your buddies and yourself. This course is considered as the 3rd level of the PADI ladder.

At first, you review the scuba diving theory. You can complete it either online before your arrival, or on the premises in the Eco2 Diving classroom. However, most people prefer the online solution in order to make the most out of their holiday.

Then, once the theory is ticked off the list, your day 1 focuses on practicing and mastering all the rescue skills in confined water. Next, you are now ready on day 2 to practice the same techniques… in realistic conditions such as waves and currents. On this same day, your PADI Instructor introduces you to the rescue scenarios simulating a real-life situation. Lastly, day 3 puts you  in charge of handling the rescue scenarios and applying all the rescue techniques you mastered.
Finally, you are now a certified PADI Rescue Diver.

To sum up, the PADI Rescue Diver certification improves the safety of your diving routine and trains you to handle unlikely situations.

In order to book your PADI Rescue Diver course, contact us!

  • Age

    12+

  • Prerequisite

    PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or equivalent
    Emergency First Response

  • Duration

    3 days

  • Ratio

    1 instructor / 3 students

  • Condition

    Confined water and Open water

  • Price

    $450

Two scuba divers man and women going down from surface during PADI Courses at Eco2 Diving Mtwara Tanzania

Emergency First Response

Lacking emergency skills? The Emergency First Response course is there to save you.

During 1 day, the Emergency First Response course develops your primary and secondary care abilities to handle medical emergencies.

At first, you start by reviewing the theory in your manual. Most people retrieve their book a couple of days before the course to organise the reading at their convenience.

Then, on the day of practice, you watch the associated video introducing each skill. After demonstration by your EFR Instructor, it is your go to practice and master all the techniques under close supervision. The whole EFR course is pragmatically oriented to ease the learning of medical knowledge and techniques.
Finally, you are now a certified Emergency First Responder.

In the end, the Emergency First Response certification increases your confidence and first-aid skills to handle emergency situations and make the difference.

Contact us in order to book your Emergency First Response course!

  • Age

    None

  • Prerequisite

    None

  • Duration

    1 day

  • Ratio

    1 instructor / 8 students

  • Condition

    Classroom

  • Price

    $130

Specialty Diver – PADI Course

Want to become an expert? The PADI Specialty Diver courses are waiting for you.

Night dives, photography, deep dives, the PADI Specialty Diver certification courses cover large areas of scuba diving conditions and interests. In 1 to 3 days, dedicate yourself 100% to one of your passion and become a specialist.

Eco2 Diving offers a large panel of PADI Specialty Diver courses. Contact us to have the full list of available adventures. According to your course requirements and your budget, we may mix boat trips and shore dives.

At first, all PADI Specialties begin by reviewing the scuba diving theory. To organise the reading at their convenience, most people retrieve their book a couple of days before the course.

Once the theory is completed, you then go for up to 4 training dives focusing on the specific knowledge. With your PADI Instructor, you are ready to jump right in, complete your dives and practice your new skills.
Finally, you are now a certified PADI Specialist Diver.

In short, the PADI Specialty Diver course is the key to developping an expertise in a specific domain of scuba diving and boost your passion 100% forward.

Below 15 years-old, you qualify for some PADI Specialty Diver course with specific adaptations.


Contact us in order to book your next PADI Specialty Diver course!

  • Age

    Depend on specialty

  • Prerequisite

    Depend on specialty

  • Duration

    Up to 3 days

  • Ratio

    1 instructor / 4 students

  • Condition

    Open water

  • Price

    Depend on specialty

Two happy scuba divers underwater head to head in the blue during PADI Courses at Eco2 Diving Mtwara Tanzania

The ocean is everything I want to be:
beautiful, mysterious, wild, and free.

Anonymous

PADI Master Scuba Diver

In desire of your black belt? The PADI Master Scuba Diver program makes you part of the elite.

The PADI Master Scuba Diver program brings you to the top of the PADI scuba diving training ladder. In addition to your PADI Advanced Open Water and PADI Rescue Diver certification, you need to complete 5 PADI Specialty Diver courses to earn the highest title of scuba diving, the 4th and last level of the PADI ladder.

Design your own PADI Master Scuba Diver program by picking the 5 PADI Specialty Diver courses suiting you the best. You tailor your certification in accordance with your passions and interests.
Finally, you are now a certified PADI Master Scuba Diver. 

In the end, the PADI Master Scuba Diver program demonstrates your expertise and defines the scuba diver you want to be.

In order to book your PADI Master Scuba Diver program, contact us!

  • Age

    15+

  • Prerequisite

    PADI Rescue Diver or equivalent
    50 dives

  • Duration

    Dependant

  • Ratio

    None

  • Condition

    None

  • Price

    On request

Divemaster – PADI Course

Diving as a career? The PADI Divemaster course makes it happen.

From 18 years-old, the PADI Divemaster certification course drives you to a whole new level of scuba diving. While gaining your theoretical knowledge, you improve and widen your underwater skills to become a role model.
In addition, you are a leader able to help and supervise other divers so as to assist with training.
Lastly, this is the first step as a Profesionnal Diver

From 1 to 3 months, we organise your course depending on your objectives and schedule.

Overall, the PADI Divemaster is the perfect start for a scuba diving career and amplifies your underwater abilities.

Contact us in order to book your next PADI Divemaster course!

  • Age

    18+

  • Prerequisite

    PADI Rescue Diver or equivalent

  • Duration

    Up to 3 months

  • Ratio

    1 instructor / 4 students

  • Condition

    Confined water and Open water

  • Price

    On request

PADI Reactivate

Been a while since your last immersion? The PADI Reactivate program brings you back to the top.

From 10 years-old, the PADI ReActivate program reviews key scuba diving concepts. After practicing inwater skills under the supervision of a PADI Instructor, you are ready to jump back in the water with full confidence and safety.

At first, you review the scuba diving theory. This is completed online.

Once the theory is finished, you then head for a training dive in confined water. Under the supervision of your PADI Instructor, you have the opportunity to practice different skills and recover your underwater gliding in total confidence.
With your renewed sharp underwater skills, you next join our 2 tank boat trip or enjoy our world-class shore muck dive.  
Finally, you are now PADI ReActivate.

In sum, the PADI ReActivate program is the easiest way to earn back confidence and enjoy the underwater treasures of the Mikindani area.

Contact us in order to book your next PADI ReActivate program!

  • Age

    10+

  • Prerequisite

    PADI Scuba Diver or equivalent

  • Duration

    Couple of hours

  • Ratio

    1 instructor / 4 students

  • Condition

    Pool or Confined water

  • Price

    $175 to $225