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Utila Dive Centre is the only full service and most comprehensive dive operation/resort in the Bay Islands. We are dedicated to teaching scuba diving and our goal is to introduce this amazing, safe, fun, and unique sport to as many curious, enthusiastic and adventurous people as possible.
Every year, Utila Dive Centre organizes a clean-up day with PADI's PROJECT AWARE and supports several others community efforts and we founded the 'Utila Centre for Marine Ecology', all conducted with astonishing results.
We can proudly say that Utila Dive Centre is accomplishing its mission with great success. We are the leading diving center in Utila and we have certified thousands of divers over the years. Giving everyone the opportunity to swim with whale sharks and leave with lifelong memories of Utila and this signature dive experience.
Our Instructor Development team have one of the most successful records in the diving industry and train credible, competent, knowledgeable and skillful dive educators, our programs are often imitated, but never surpassed.
For all you sea, nature lovers and diving enthusiasts, please take a moment to browse our web site to discover the beauties of Utila and the services offered by the Utila Dive Centre.
|Beschreibung||PADI Career Development Center located in the Caribbean Bay Islands of Honduras, offering all levels of diver training from beginner to PADI Divemaster and Instructor. We also offer technical diver and closed circuit rebreather training and excel at all levels know in the dive industry as the 'Harvard of Scuba Diving'! We're the only 'International Yacht Training' facility in Central America offering certificates from IYT and the British Maritime Coastal Association. We also offer 'International Association of Handicapped Divers' training for our Divemaster and Instructors.|
|Auszeichnungen||In 2012, 2011 and 2010 we were nominated and awarded the best PADI IDC center worldwide by Sport Diver and the Instructor Development award by PADI Americas. In 2011 we also received the Green Star award from PADI’s Project Aware after an environmental audit on our facility, and from 2006 - 2009 we also received the PADI Project Aware Environmental Achievement Award. In 2006 the 'Divers Alert Network' (DAN) rewarded our Instructor trainers for their commitment to promoting safe diving and in 2004 we were voted No 1 Dive Facility worldwide for entry level training by PADI Americas. Our PADI Course Directors (Instructor Trainers) have received countless Certificates of Excellence for their Instructor Training Programs and hold the Platinum status ratings.|
Scuba Instruction from beginner to Instructor, including Adaptive Teaching courses
Divemaster and Instructor internships
International Yacht Training courses
Resort diving packages
Environmental research and internships